Stories about "Economics"
Thursday, June 28, 2018 2:44 pm
A diet pill tax could reduce purchases among households with teens by 17.5 percent, according to a study by Bates economics professor Nathan Tefft.
Thursday, June 7, 2018 2:21 pm
Walther traversed his long tenure with a New Yorker’s bemusement, leavened by a Navy sailor’s equanimity and undergirded by devotion to his students.
Friday, March 23, 2018 10:00 am
A framed photograph hangs in the office of Associate Professor of African American Studies Sue Houchins, a reminder of family and the power of education.
Friday, February 2, 2018 11:53 am
Bates economist Paul Shea and his former student Jared Quenzel ’13 tested a football truism, and here's what they found.
Friday, April 7, 2017 10:06 am
The real-world power of economist Michael Murray’s teaching is on display everywhere his former students go. Here's an example.
Monday, November 2, 2015 1:40 pm
Fryer, winner of the Clark Medal and known for his research into racial inequality, has been called "bold and fearless" for investigating various economic theories that might shed light on racial inequality in America.
Thursday, September 10, 2015 2:51 pm
Leshui He started at Bates College in August 2015 as an assistant professor of economics.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 3:47 pm
Nathan Tefft, assistant professor of economics at Bates College, goes in for risky behavior — in his research, anyway.
Friday, June 27, 2014 1:41 pm
The highly competitive Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Scholarships are worth up to $50,000 annually for graduate studies in the U.S. or abroad.
Thursday, April 3, 2014 2:04 pm
Simone Schriger and Brian Kennedy have won highly competitive Watson Fellowships, awarded to seniors of "unusual promise" for a year of international travel and research.