Quartz Media Article Highlighting ECON 202 On-Line
In early September, Quartz Media published an article highlighting our on-line Principles course and highlighting the virtues of this way of presenting material to college students. To read more – click HERE
Fall 2017 ECON Career Panel
It was an evening of opportunity for 170 Texas A&M Economics students. On September 18th, the third annual Texas A&M Department of Economics Career Panel was held in the Robert and Judy Allen building. To read more – click HERE
Women in Energy Conference – 2017
On September 14th, 2017, a group of 22 current Aggie women students had the opportunity to interact and hear firsthand from women executives and Former Students in the electric, power and energy industry at Constellation Field in Sugarland, Texas – home of the Sugarland Skeeters baseball team. To read more – click HERE
2017-2018 ECON Undergraduate Scholarship Award Winners
The Department of Economics is proud to announce the winners of the 2017-2018 school year undergraduate scholarship awards. The department is privileged to have five endowed scholarships to administer and this year scholarships were awarded to 13 individual students. To read more: CLICK HERE
Econometrics 463 Outstanding Paper Awards
The Department of Economics is proud to announce the winners of the Econometrics 463 Outstanding Paper Awards for Spring 2017. Each student put a lot of time and effort into his or her respective papers and the Department recognized each of them with a certificate on their accomplishment. To read the full story – Click HERE
Texas A&M Master’s Program Highly Ranked by Eduniversal
We are extremely pleased that for the second year in a row, Eduniversal© ranked the Texas A&M Masters of Science in Economics #4 among public universities and the #20 overall ranked Economics Master’s program in North America. To read more – click HERE
Professors Wiggins and Meer Win “Dr. Dennis Berthold Innovations in Teaching Endowment Award”
The Department of Economics is proud to announce that Professors Steve Wiggins and Jonathan Meer have been chosen as the recipients of the first ever “Dr. Dennis Berthold Innovations in Teaching Endowment Award.”
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A&M ECON Masters Students D.C. Think Tank Tour
Recently, nine Texas A&M Master’s of Economics students made the trip to Washington D.C to meet with three prominent Think Tanks. The Heritage Foundation, Cato Institute and American Enterprise Institute hosted the nine Aggies over a period of two days where the students were able to talk about current issues as well as potential internships and jobs after graduation. To read the full story – click HERE
Professor Sarah Zubairy Provides Commentary on Proposed Tax Cuts
Sarah Zubairy, Assistant Professor of Economics, was recently interviewed by the local television station, KBTX of Bryan/College Station. Sarah provided expert commentary on President Trump’s proposed plan to cut corporate tax rates.
Dr. Zubairy’s research interests center on issues in macroeconomics and monetary policy.
The full interview can be viewed by clicking – Here
Savannah Maxwell Wins “New Advisor” Award from Texas A&M University
The Department of Economics is proud to announce that Savannah Maxwell, an Academic Advisor in the department, has won the College of Liberal Arts “New Advisor” Award for the 2016-2017 school year.
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