Dr. David Mitchell, professor of economics and director of the Bureau of Economic Research at Missouri State University, conducted a study to determine the economic costs and benefits of the proposed Raise the Age Legislation in Missouri. The Show Me State is one of five states where 17-year-olds are automatically treated as adults in the criminal justice system, along with … [Read more...] about What is the potential economic impact of Raise the Age Legislation?
Dr. Ken Brown, who is the head of the Department of Economics at Missouri State University, spends a good deal of time helping students see where economics can make a difference in our lives. He stops by Stem Spots to chat about the origins of the “dismal science” phrase and some of the ways that economics is a science, from modeling the world to the use of data. He … [Read more...] about Economics: Application of the “Dismal” Science
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H97KMYRf47k While identifying and evaluating the differences between the two candidates is vital, recognizing and analyzing their similarities, according to Dr. David Mitchell, professor of economics at Missouri State, is just as important. Both Trump and Clinton have taken strong anti-trade stances during their campaigns for president of … [Read more...] about What do Trump and Clinton agree on?
Monday, October 10, the 13th Annual College of Humanities and Public Affairs banquet was held in the Crystal Room at Kentwood Hall. This event gives the scholarship recipients to the opportunity to meet and personally thank their donors for their gracious gift. Thank you to all of our donors for their generosity. … [Read more...] about Scholarship Banquet Held