Hurricane Harvey Could Hit the Texas Economy
CNN Money: Interviewed in this article about Hurricane Harvey and its impact on Texas economy is professor of economics Tom Kelly.
International Ranking Agency Recognizes Baylor Business Graduate Programs
Baylor's Master of Science in Economics (MSEco) program and Master in Business Administration/Juris Doctor (MBA/JD) program both make a showing in the top 50 slots of Eduniversal’s ranking of 32 fields of study worldwide.
Piercing the Darkness: Casting Light on the Economics of Domestic Abuse
Innovative Business at Baylor: Yoo-Mi Chin, assistant professor of economics, researches the damaging economic impact of domestic violence, particularly in developing countries.
Investigating Tax Thresholds to Help Developing Countries Increase Economic Growth
Innovative Business at Baylor: Lourenço Paz, Assistant Professor of Economics, researches how countries can determine which firms are worthwhile to tax and which aren't.
Biz Bahrain: This article is an exclusive interview with professor of entrepreneurship, Peter Klein, on several topics, including: his work in the Austrian school of economic thought; tips for new entrepreneurs; and his perspective on Bahrain's economy.
Tisha Emerson Awarded the 2016 Kenneth G. Elzinga Distinguished Teaching Award
The Southern Economic Association has awarded Tisha Emerson with the 2016 Kenneth G. Elzinga Distinguished Teaching Award. The award honors exemplary educators for their contributions to economics instruction.
For Schools, Gambling Funding is No Jackpot
CityLab (The Atlantic): Professor of economics, and author of "Gambling in America: Costs and Benefits," Earl Grinols, is quoted in this article about how pledged state funding for public schools from lottery and casino taxes get reallocated to other areas instead.
Levels of Neonatal Care at Birth Hospital Don’t Affect Severity of Cerebral Palsy
Innovative Business at Baylor: Corneliu Bolbocean, economics clinical assistant professor, has researched the impact of neonatal level of care and technology on health outcomes of children with Cerebral Palsy (CP).
First New Ontario Casino in a Decade Opens, But Critics Warn of Downside
Cantech Letter: Economics professor Earl Grinols is quoted in this article about a new casino in Ontario for his knowledge of casinos and their economic impact. His book Gambling in America: Costs and Benefits is referenced.
How Casinos Enable Gambling Addicts
The Atlantic: Distinguished Professor of Economics, and author of the book Gambling in America: Costs and Benefits, Earl Grinols, is quoted in this month's issue of The Atlantic about casinos and gambling addicts.