How Can We Fully Realize SNAP's Health Benefits?
The New England Journal of Medicine: Professor of Economics and The Snee Family Endowed Chair at the Baylor Collaborative on Hunger and Poverty co-authored this article which proposes a reconfiguration of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a program highly effective in reducing the severity of food insecurity.
Les Leskoven Elected MCH Board Chair
Methodist Children's Home: Economics alum Les Leskoven (BBA '78) has been elected to serve as the Board Chair of the Methodist Children's Home where he lived as a child.
A (Not So) Textbook Case
Baylor Business Review: Dean Sandeep Mazumder co-authors a more practical economics textbook to bridge industry and academics.
Baylor Business Review: Scott Smith maintains a strong belief that leadership requires focus, support and courage without compromise.
Snap Benefits Helped Older Adults Avoid Food Insecurity During Pandemic
AARP: A study done by Feeding America and Craig Gunderson, professor of Economics and the Snee Family Endowed Chair at the Baylor Collaborative on Hunger and Poverty, is quoted in this article regarding SNAP benefits and food insecurity during the pandemic.
Which Comes First: Economic Decline or Hospital Closure?
Tradeoffs: This article about hospital closures cites recent research by Economics professor Michael Richards which investigated the economic impact of rural hospital closures.
Precarization or Protection? How Labour Policies Influence the Effects of Globalization on Informality
WIDERAngle (United Nations University): Lourenço Paz, professor of economics, co-authored a recent study on the impacts of globalization on the economy in Brazil and important findings as a result.
The State of Modern Economics
The Austrian: Professor of entrepreneurship Peter Klein shares his insights about the state of the economics profession.
Global Business Forum Returns Amid World-Wide Change
Current and upcoming economic issues will be in the spotlight as the Global Business Forum returns this spring. This year's forum, which will be co-presented by Baylor University and the World Affairs Council of Dallas and Fort Worth, will feature a series of Zoom webinars focused on "Economic Issues for the Next Decade."
Faculty Pivot To Meet Research Needs During the Pandemic
Baylor Lariat: Professor of economics Van Pham is interviewed in this article about how Baylor faculty conduct their research during the disruption of the global pandemic.