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Financial Times Quotes Dutcher on Creativity and Serendipitous Conversations

Dr. Glenn Dutcher, portraitThe Financial Times quotes Dr. Glenn Dutcher, assistant professor of Economics at Ohio University, in a story headlined “Where’s the spark? How lockdown caused a creativity crisis.” In recent years, office design has focused on creating collaborative spaces where people can meet to discuss ideas and hold serendipitous conversations. Yet […]

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Posted on 01/20/2021

Economics Seminar | Dr. Bethany Lemont, March 19

Bethany Lemont, portraitThe Economics Seminar Series presents Dr. Bethany Lemont on Friday, March 19, from 3 to 4 p.m. Lemont is assistant professor of Economics at Ohio University. For more information about the Economics Seminars, contact Dr. Roberto Duncan.

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Posted on 01/02/2021

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine appoints Scott Borgemenke to OHIO Board of Trustees

Ohio University News reports that Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has appointed Scott Borgemenke to the Ohio University Board of Trustees. Borgemenke, of Dublin, who received his bachelor of arts degree, cum laude, in economics from Ohio University, is senior vice president of advocacy at the Ohio Hospital Association (OHA). In that […]

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Posted on 12/15/2020

Alumni News | LaTasha Moore Authors ’21 Days to Love You’

Ohio University alumna LaTasha Moore BA’10 authored a new book titled 21 Days to Love You, a perspicacious narrative that embarks people on a journey to attaining self-worth through self-love, according to a news release. Moore is a devoted follower of Christ and a graduate of Ohio University, where she […]

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Posted on 10/07/2020

Economics Seminar | Benefits of FDI Subsidies: The Role of Funding Sources, Oct. 16

The Economics Seminar Series presents Xiao Wang on Friday, Oct. 16, from 10 to 11 a.m. Xiao is Professor at the University of Science and Technology of China. For more information about the Economics Seminars, contact Dr. Roberto Duncan. Abstract: Using a two-country model with heterogeneous firms, we show that […]

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Posted on 10/02/2020

Economics Seminar | Imputing Missing Covariate Values in Nonlinear Models, Oct. 23

Bhavna Rai, portraitThe Economics Seminar Series presents Bhavna Rai discussing “Imputing missing covariate values in nonlinear models” on Friday, Oct. 23, from 3 to 4:15 p.m. Rai is a graduate student  in the Department of Economics at Michigan State University. For more information about the Economics Seminars, contact Dr. Roberto Duncan. Abstract: […]

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Posted on 10/02/2020

Economics Seminar | Rural Entrepreneurship Following Local Economic Shocks, Nov. 20

Christelle Khalaf, portraitThe Economics Seminar Series presents Dr. Christelle Khalaf discussing “Rural Entrepreneurship Following Local Economic Shocks”on Friday, Nov. 20, from 3 to 4:15 p.m. Khalaf is an economist with the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs at Ohio University. For more information about the Economics Seminars, contact Dr. Roberto Duncan. […]

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Posted on 10/02/2020

Economics Seminar | The Value of Consensus: An Experimental Analysis of Costly Pre-Vote Communication, Nov. 13

Krista Saral, portraitThe Economics Seminar Series presents Dr. Krista Saral discussing “The Value of Consensus: An Experimental Analysis of Costly Pre-Vote Communication” on Friday, Nov. 13, from 3 to 4:15 p.m. Saral is Associate Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics in the Belk College of Business at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. For […]

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Posted on 10/02/2020

Economics Seminar | Intermediation Costs and Banking Hubs in the Global Network, Dec. 4

Giacomo Romanini, portraitThe Economics Seminar Series presents Giacomo Romanini discussing “Intermediation Costs and Banking Hubs in the Global Network” on Friday, Dec. 4, from 3 to 4:15 p.m. Romanini is a doctoral student in the Department of Economics at Michigan State University. For more information about the Economics Seminars, contact Dr. Roberto […]

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Posted on 10/02/2020

NBC Column Quotes Vedder on Scrutiny of Endowments

Dr. Richard Vedder, portraitDr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, was quoted in an NBC news column headlined As colleges confront COVID-19 and Black Lives Matter, endowments deserve scrutiny. Private schools’ nonprofit status entitles them to receive extraordinary tax exemptions and benefits, which have helped facilitate the growth of […]

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Posted on 09/04/2020