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Exploring the Economic Reasons for Trailer Parks

Exploring the Economic Reasons for Trailer Parks

Wednesday, September 8, 2010
08 September 2010 12:00AM Davies Fellow Caitlin Gorback, a rising senior, spent part of the summer expanding her research work from the Spring term on trailer parks. Her work will be expanded into an honors thesis this year. Here Gorback shares about her summer experience:  This past summer I have... Read More »

BlackRock Information Session

Tuesday, September 7, 2010
07 September 2010 12:00AM BlackRock's Campus Recruiting Department is currently recruiting for their 2011 Analyst Class and invites economics students to their on-campus information session at Duke University on September 14, 2010. The session is open to economics upperclassmen, student clubs, or... Read More »
Innovative Research Highlighted at Seven Gatherings This Fall

Innovative Research Highlighted at Seven Gatherings This Fall

Friday, September 3, 2010
03 September 2010 12:00AM Beginning in September, the Department of Economics will be busy hosting five economics conferences and two economics jamborees. Top senior and junior researchers will be presenting their work in a wide range of areas including but not limited to macro- and microeconomics... Read More »

Adam Smith? Who's He?

Thursday, September 2, 2010
02 September 2010 12:00AM
Career Resources from AfterCollege Website

Career Resources from AfterCollege Website

Wednesday, September 1, 2010
01 September 2010 12:00AM Student Orientation Fact Sheet from AfterCollege Career Resources

New Market Design Sequence for Economics Ph.D.s

Wednesday, September 1, 2010
01 September 2010 12:00AM Professors Atila Abdulkiroglu and David McAdams are excited to announce a new three-course sequence for Econ PhD students:  
Rollin Say, Davies Fellow, Works with the Telemedicine Project in Brazil

Rollin Say, Davies Fellow, Works with the Telemedicine Project in Brazil

Wednesday, September 1, 2010
01 September 2010 12:00AM Senior Rollin Say, who studies both economics and global health, traveled this summer as both a Davies Fellow and Duke Engage participant in Brazil. Here in his own words, Say explains his work and research experience in a remote Amazon community during the past summer:  
Senior Will Snyderwine: Econ Major, Placekicker and Recordbreaker

Senior Will Snyderwine: Econ Major, Placekicker and Recordbreaker

Monday, August 23, 2010
23 August 2010 12:00AM  

Pratt's Center for Quantitative Modeling and DFE Collaborate on Financial “Contagion” Project

Friday, August 20, 2010
20 August 2010 12:00AM Daniel Egger, Director of Duke's Center for Quantitative Modeling in the Pratt School of Engineering, has teamed up with Emma Rasiel for a study on equity market “contagion” between the U.S. and Emerging Markets. This is their second project in conjunction with an... Read More »

Duke Economics Now On Ustream

Tuesday, August 17, 2010
17 August 2010 12:00AM The Department of Economics is now using the Ustream website platform to offer interested individuals "a window" into the many activities happening in the department. Segments of events like Master's student orientation, conferences, graduation ceremonies, and Financial... Read More »

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