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Defensive Medicine and Healthcare Costs

Thursday, October 8, 2009
08 October 2009 4:01PM

Economist Timur Kuran is helping to build the Duke Islamic Studies Center

Thursday, September 24, 2009
24 September 2009 12:00AM For the full story...

Study Suggests Why Parents Stricter With Older Children

Wednesday, September 23, 2009
23 September 2009 12:00AM Professor Joe Hotz discusses his recent research on risky behavior and adolescents. Duke Today featured a video presentation of the work. The paper, "Games Parents and Adolescents Play"  appeared in the April 2008 issue of the Economic Journal. Read the full story or watch... Read More »

What would Keynes do?

Tuesday, September 22, 2009
22 September 2009 12:00AM In a recent video segment, Professor Roy Weintraub says the late British economist John Maynard Keynes would support fiscal stimulus plans. View the video segment here and visit the Center for History of Political Economy website to learn more about the Center's... Read More »

Duke Report: Global Health Contributes $2 Billion Annually to State Economy

Monday, September 21, 2009
21 September 2009 2:09PM The report found that more than 7,000 jobs and $508 million in salaries and wages annually can be attributed to North Carolina’s global health sector.

News Tip: Poverty Statistics Underestimate Scope of Problem, Duke Expert Says

Tuesday, September 8, 2009
08 September 2009 10:15AM

Megh Freeland Wins Duke Econ Bracket Challenge


05 April 2016 2:27PM Last night, when No. 2 seed Villanova beat No. 1 seed UNC with a three-point buzzer-beater, Megh Freeland officially won Duke Economics’ annual bracket challenge. Despite picking UNC to win it all, she secured a 10-point lead over the second place and bested 31 faculty, staff,... Read More »

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