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Monday

November 11, 2013
4:15 pm

Trading Dams: The Penobscot River Restoration Project and the Future of Hydropower Policy and Law

On November 11 at 4:15 in Hedge Hall 106, Professor Dave Owen and Conservationist Colin Apsewill present “Trading Dams: The…

Thursday

November 7, 2013
4:10 pm

Germ Warfare: Explaining Changes in Households’ Food-Handling Behaviors

On November 7th, Mario Teisl, Professor and Director of the School of Economics University of Maine, presented his research. His…

Monday

October 14, 2013
4:10 pm

The Mexican Drug War and Migration

Sarah Pearlman, from Vassar College, presented “The Mexican Drug War and Migration” on October 14, 2013. Professor Pearlman is an…

Thursday

March 28, 2013
2:31 pm

Prospects and Pitfalls of Conducting Economics Experiments in a Liberal Arts Setting

In this talk, Prof. Jordan Suter, an Environmental Economist at Oberlin College and the manager of the Oberlin Mobile Experimental…

Monday

October 15, 2012
2:58 pm

Unemployment and the Rising Number of Non-Workers in Urban China

Professor Ding Sai from the Minzu University of Beijing will present this research with his talk on “Unemployment and the…

Thursday

March 22, 2012
2:17 pm

World Financial Crisis from a Canadian Perspective

Louis Vachon ’83, President and Chief Executive Office from National Bank of Canada will share his perspective on the United…

Tuesday

March 13, 2012
2:13 pm

Does Minority Rule Cause Ethnic Wars?

Prof. Thorsten Janus from the University of Wyoming will present his talk on “Does Minority Rule Cause Ethnic Wars?” Professor…

Monday

January 9, 2012
12:38 pm

In the News: Economics major David Longdon ’14

Using sustainable urban agriculture to create access to fresh food David Longdon ’14, a Bates economics major from Accra, Ghana,…

In the News: Economics major David Longdon ’14

Tuesday

May 31, 2011
7:42 pm

In The Huffington Post, Sene ’00 addresses Africa’s economic ‘missing middle’

In their co-written article in┬áThe Huffington Post, authors Lena Sene ’00 and J. Skyler Fernandes address Africa’s “missing middle,” a…

Tuesday

March 23, 2010
12:00 pm

Professor James Hughes Wins the Kroepsch Teaching Award

James Hughes, Thomas Sowell Professor of Economics at Bates College, has received the Ruth M. and Robert H. Kroepsch Award…

Professor James Hughes Wins the Kroepsch Teaching Award