Announcements/Events

ANNOUNCEMENTS:

December 2018

Ngan Dinh ’02 with majors in economics and Asian studies,  who graduated magna cum laude,  was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and won the Ralph J. Chances Prize as the outstanding economics major while here at Bates is now  a key figure in the creation of Fulbright University Vietnam, the first university to bring the liberal arts experience to Vietnamese students.

For more information:  ‘JUST LIKE BATES’: NGAN DINH ’02 HELPS BUILD VIETNAM’S FIRST LIBERAL ARTS UNIVERSITY .

November 2018

Lynne Lewis, Elmer W. Campbell Professor of Economics, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Association of Environmental and Resource Economists (AERE). AERE currently has more than 1,000 members from over thirty countries – academic insitutions, the public sector and private industry. AERE also host the top two journals in the field. More information can be found at AERE.

UPCOMING EVENTS:

 

April 27, 2019

The Maine Economics Conference for 2019 will be held at Bates College.  Charlie Kolstad will be the keynote speaker for this event.  More information will be coming.