Eagle Econ

Friday, November 20, 2015

Seminar Speaker: Kristen Monaco
Please join us for the next Economics Department seminar on Friday, December 4, 2015 in 141 Wimberly Hall.

Kristen Monaco, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor  will present “The Requirements of Jobs:  Evidence from a Nationally Representative Survey” 

Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Seminar Speaker - Josh Hall, West Virginia University

Seminar Speaker - Josh Hall, West Virginia University

Please join us for the first economics department seminar of the semester on Friday. Josh Hall, West Virginia University will present "Does School District and Municipality Border Congruence Matter? A Spatial Hedonic Approach" on Friday, Oct 9 at 3:30 in room 203.

Thursday, September 10, 2015

UWL conference on new institutional economics, economic history Sept. 25
Area economics faculty and advanced undergraduate economics students are invited to a conference on new institutional economics and economic history.

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Seminar Speaker - Sheida Teimouri

Please join us for the final economics department seminar of the semester on Friday. Sheida Teimouri (UW-La Crosse) will present "Investment and Bank Credit Recovery after Banking Crises," on Friday, May 1 at 3:30 in room 203.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Seminar Speaker - Mike McAvoy

The next Economics Department seminar will be Friday, April 24 at 3:30 in room 203 Wimberly.  Mike McAvoy (SUNY-Oneonta) will present "Labor Exploitation and the Development of the Reserve Rule in Organized Baseball: The 1880s Reds."

Friday, April 10, 2015

Seminar Speaker-Chris Hanes

The next Economics Department seminar speaker will be here on Friday, April 17 at 3:30 in room 203 Wimberly Hall.  Chris Hanes (Binghamton University) will present "Quantitative Easing in the 1930s." I hope you are able to join us.

Thursday, April 9, 2015

UW-L economists host discussion on income inequality

La Crosse, Wis. – Faculty in UW-La Crosse’s Economics Department will host a conversation about income inequality 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, at 1309 Centennial Hall at UW-L. Faculty will discuss some of the factors responsible rising inequality in the U.S. and many other countries of the world.

“Our goal is to inform the public conversation, while highlighting the areas of agreement and disagreement between academic economists,” says TJ Brooks, chair of the Economics Department. “We look forward to the conversation.”     
If you go—           
What: UW-La Crosse’s Economics Department
Where: 1309 Centennial Hall at UW-L          
When: 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 22

Admission: Free