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Betsy Knowles, Economics, one of six UWL faculty members selected for the 2016 Eagle Teaching Excellence Award.


“Positive partnering: UW-La Crosse students analyze labor market for area businesses” (November 12, 2015)

Study: Affordable Care Act increasing colonoscopy numbers (December 9. 2015)

UWL partnerships benefit community (April, 16, 2015)

Hear local stories of international women (March 5, 2015)

How will right-to-work impact Wisconsin's economy? (February 24, 2015)

Michael Haupert: College grads boost economy (February 15, 2015) 


CBA Freshman Meet & Greet 

Tuseday, October 4, 2016
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This event was created to help the CBA freshman get acquainted with other CBA freshman, CBA student organizations and CBA faculty. For more details see the 2015 CBA Freshman Meet & Greet Flyer

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.
1309 Centennial Hall
Joel Foster
Grassroots Leadership Academy
PRESENTING:“The Power of Economic Freedom” :A discussion of the Economic Freedom Index, what it is, and how activists can use it to measure the current economic freedom of the United States.

Friday, October 14, 2016 - 3:30 p.m.
203 Wimberly Hall
Rod Fort
Professor, Sport Management at University of Michigan

Thursday, October 27, 2016 – 7:00 p.m.
1309 Centennial Hall
Bryan Caplan
Professor of Economics at George Mason University and blogger for EconLog            

Friday, November 4, 2016
203 Wimberly Hall
Tonmony Islam
Assistant Professor of Economics at Elon University

2016 Scholarship Awards

David M. Cole Award in Economics ( $2,000 each)

  • Quincey Anderson
  • Zachary Cowell
  • Rose Franke
  • Andrew Schroeder

Laura and Joe Bowers Memorial Scholarship ( $625 )

  • Christian Groves

James Prudhome Scholarship in Economics ( $ 5000 )

  • Benjamin Jordan

Maurice and Elizabeth Graff Scholarships -- Economics  ( $2,000 )

  • Haley Klundt

Students in upper-level economics classes will present their final projects in poster sessions. There will also be one keynote research presentation by one of our honors students.

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