Economics

May 24, 2018  |  Economics

Poole College Economics Professor Melinda Sandler Morrill is among New TIAA Institute Fellows

Melinda Morrill's appointment as a TIAA Institute Fellow reflects her expertise in financial literacy and strategic management.

Feb 15, 2018

Government “Stimulus:” The Real Trickledown Economics

The terms trickledown economics has been used in the news media lately. Roy Cordato, teaching assistant professor of economics at Poole College, discusses that as well as supply side tax policy and Keynesian economics in this Mises Institute post. Cordato […]

Dec 18, 2017

Owens Honored with Menscer Cup

The NC State University Foundation presented its highest honor to Dr. Jim Owens, a three-time alumnus and the immediate past chair of the university’s Board of Trustees.

Aug 28, 2017

Faculty Research Award Recipient: Umut Dur, Economics

Work on student assignment systems helps communities and provides data for future research.

May 24, 2017  |  Industry

Public Employees’ Retirement Investment Plan Decisions More Complex than for those in the Private Sector

TIAA Institute research examines the multitude of offerings presented to North Carolina school districts.

May 4, 2017  |  Research

Models That Forecast Impact of Government Spending Are Easily Manipulated

Economists have found that the most widely used model for predicting how U.S. government spending affects GDP can be rigged to control forecasts.

Mar 21, 2017

Poole College Alumni Challenge Assumptions during Inclusive Mindset Workshops

“I believe students need to hear from real companies - whom they recognize as industry leaders - that advance cultural competence is expected of them to work productively in the modern workforce ..." - Tayah Lin Butler, director of diversity and inclusion at Poole College

Mar 13, 2017  |  Students

Applications being accepted for NC State Acceleration Fund

Apply online by April 15 for this program, which provides equity-free grants and pro bono support services to entrepreneurs who complete the Andrews Launch Accelerator (ALA) program. The program's goal: to help accelerate economic development.

Jan 23, 2017  |  Faculty and Staff

Economics Professors help Wake County Public School System

Three economics professors helped take the headache out of the WCPSS magnet application process.

Jan 15, 2017  |  Industry

NC State Professors Improve Wake County Magnet Application Process

Three NC State University economics professors are credited with helping making it easier for Wake County parents to apply for the magnet schools they want their children to attend. Following is a News and Observer story about how Poole College […]