Posts tagged with 'Economics':

A person holds cash in hands. What is going on with inflation? Posted 11:48 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, 2022 UWL economists explain why prices are going up and if they will go down again Read more about What is going on with inflation? Story from Currents James Murray, a professor in the Economics Department, is one of six UWL faculty to earn a 2022 Eagle Teaching Excellence Award. Excited about economics Posted 10 a.m. Monday, June 20, 2022 James Murray wins 2022 Eagle Teaching Excellence Award Read more about Excited about economics UW-La Crosse football player Rusty Murphy was worried about the impact of COVID-19 on local K-12 student-athletes. So, he co-founded Rising Athletes, a non-profit that strives to help youth sports programs by organizing, creating and sustaining opportunities for K-12 students. Rising Athletes Posted 3:08 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2021 UW-La Crosse student creates non-profit benefitting K-12 athletes Read more about Rising Athletes The cost of many items including gas and lumber are high. The question is whether these prices will remain high. Why are prices going up? Posted 9:28 a.m. Friday, Dec. 3, 2021 UW-La Crosse economists chime in on the inflation rate, who benefits and whether lower prices will return Read more about Why are prices going up? Story from Currents Bryan Caplan, an economist and professor at George Mason University, says the influx of Afghan immigrants to the Coulee Region has the potential to boost the local economy. Caplan explained why during a virtual conversation with Adam Hoffer, associate professor of economics at UWL. The case for immigration Posted 1:42 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28, 2021 Economist explains how Afghan immigrants can help boost the economy Read more about The case for immigration Six faculty have received a 2021 Eagle Teaching Excellence Award Top teachers of 2021 Posted 8:12 a.m. Tuesday, June 29, 2021 UWL recognizes outstanding educators Read more about Top teachers of 2021 Lisa Giddings, an associate professor of economics, is one of six UWL faculty to earn this year's Eagle Teaching Excellence Award. Creating classroom connections Posted 8:46 a.m. Monday, June 14, 2021 Lisa Giddings wins 2021 Eagle Teaching Excellence Award Read more about Creating classroom connections Economics Professors Lisa Giddings and Sheida Babakhani Teimouri recently shared their expertise with a pair of personal finance websites. Giddings discussed compound interest, while Teimouri answered questions related to secured credit cards. Economic expertise Posted 2:22 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021 Profs share insight on personal finance topics Read more about Economic expertise Economics Professor Nabamita Dutta has received the inaugural Menard Family Faculty Fellowship — a program that supports College of Business Administration faculty through stipends and teaching relief. Remarkable researcher Posted 10:26 a.m. Friday, Jan. 1, 2021 Nabamita Dutta receives inaugural Menard faculty fellowship Read more about Remarkable researcher Economics professor Mary Hamman has partnered with UWL Extended Learning to offer a series of free online workshops promoting data literacy among business owners and entrepreneurs. The project is part of Hamman's Swenson Baier Engaged Faculty Fellowship. Digging into data Posted 8:11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 Online workshops to promote data literacy among businesses, entrepreneurs Read more about Digging into data

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