Oct. 18: Morton Marcus, Indiana economist

Economist  will discuss “Reaching Beyond Conventional Economics” at the Creason Memorial Lecture in the Library Events Area, 7:00pm – 9:00pm 

Marcus is director emeritus of the Indiana Business Research Center in the Indiana University Kelley School of Business. He has been actively involved in local and state economic development efforts since 1970. In addition to teaching economics at IU for 33 years, Marcus served eight Indiana governors as an advisor on taxation and public policy.

The event is free and open to the public.

April 15: Panel: Statistics are everywhere…what do we learn from them?

  • 4/15/2016 – Statistics are everywhere…what do we learn from them? (11-11:50am) Events Area

Join a panel discussion organized by Dr. Debra Israel and her Economics students. Learn some of the common mistakes in presenting facts and figures. Understand the difference between correlation and causation. Get insight into how two people can use the very same report and sound like they’re talking about completely different trends or facts.

Jan. 28: Economics presents Woodrow Creason Memorial Lecture

Inaugural Woodrow Creason Memorial Lecture (4:00- 5:30 pm) Events Area

The Economics Department will host The Woodrow Creason Memorial Lecture, with guest speaker, Dr. Lynn Duggan, Professor of Labor Studies at Indiana University – Bloomington, will present “Production and Reproduction: Top-Down vs. Cooperative Population Planning.”

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