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Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at OhioUniversity, authored a column in Forbes headlined “Doing Things Right: Betsy DeVos, Title IX And Due Process.” It took 149 pages of quasi-incomprehensible prose to state, but the U.S. Department of Education has finally done something positive: it has issued a […]

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economics news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 18

Dr. Glenn Dutcher, Assistant Professor of Economics, was quoted in a widely circulated CBC story headlined “Who gets more done office workers or telecommuters?” In a tight labour market, workers with in-demand skills may have the leverage they need to snag coveted telecommuting privileges. But seasoned remote workers and […]

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economics news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 16

Ohio University alumH. A. Karunaratne was appointed a Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, reports the Daily FT. He earned an M.A. in Economics from the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University in 1993. H. A. Karunaratne has over 32 years of experience in the […]

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economics news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 09

Credit.com quotedDr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at OhioUniversity, in an article headlined “Are Students Getting Fed Up with the Cost of College?” It seems like the high cost of college is fueled by the increase in the number of people who wish to get a degree. According […]

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economics news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 06

The Economics Seminar series presents Dr. Jay Ryu and Dr. Chulho Jung discussing “Exploring a Missing Link in Estimating the Effect of U. S. Monetary Policy” on Friday, Nov. 16, at 3 p.m. in Bentley Annex 302. Ryu is Professor of Political Science at Ohio University; Jung is Professor of […]

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economics news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 03

The Economics Seminar series presents Dr. Thomas Ruchti on Friday, Nov. 30, at 3 p.m. in Bentley Annex 302. Ruchti is Assistant Professor of Accounting at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University. He is an Ohio University alum, having earned a B.S. in Mathematics from the College […]

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economics news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 02

The Scottsbluff Star Herald quotedDr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at OhioUniversity, in an article headlined “Top college jobs in Nebraska and Iowa pay six figures, but within a wide range.” Salaries are all over the map, said Richard Vedder, emeritus professor of economics at Ohio University. Vedder […]

The post Star Herald Quotes Vedder on Pay for Top College Executives in Nebraska appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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economics news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 02

Dr. Chulho Jung, Professor of Economics, has been invited to present a paper at the University of Windsor in Windsor, Canada. The paper, co-authored by Jung and Dr. Jay E. Ryu, Professor of of Political Science at OHIO, addresses a strange puzzle about the effects of Federal Reserve policy. Economic […]

The post Jung-Ryu Paper Finds Opposite Effect of Recent Expansionary Monetary Policy appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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economics news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 01

A Brookings Institution report quotedDr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at OhioUniversity, in an article headlined “Betsy DeVos and her cone of silence on for-profit colleges.” Not all that long ago, Republicans believed that career programs that used billions of federal dollars to train college students in specific […]

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economics news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 17

The Minneapolis Star Tribune quotedDr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at OhioUniversity, in an article headlined “Can the University of Minnesota get a new president for a bargain?” Vedder and Rita Bornstein, president emeritus of Rollins College in Florida and an author of several books on higher education […]

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economics news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Oct 08

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