A research project Sonny Valcin ’16 worked on with Professor of Economics and Business Rob Lemke as a Richter Scholar in the summer of 2013—and ever since—was published in the Journal of Consumer Affairs.
Notes from Abroad is a new feature on the Off-Campus Programs website, in which we highlight small snippets of a student’s experience. This week’s feature is from Casey Hartfiel ’17, an Economics and International Relations major currently studying abroad in Salzburg, Austria.
Kent Grote, Assistant Professor of Economics, was selected as President-Elect for the Illinois Economic Association (IEA). In this role, he will be responsible for organizing the annual IEA meeting next October. Area economists from colleges and universities across the state, will share their research in presentations for two days during the annual meeting. Following his year as President-Elect, Professor Grote will serve as President of the IEA.