Economics Faculty Present Research at Regional Meeting

Posted on 3/29/2018 10:07:37 AM

Yaya Sissoko, Alexi Thompson, and Chris Jeffords presented research at the Midwestern Economics Association Annual Meeting in Evanston, Illinois, March 23–25, 2018.

Co-authored with Brian Sloboda (University of Phoenix), Sissoko presented “A Dynamic Multi-Sector Export Base Model to Determine Long-Run Regional Unemployment Growth in Pennsylvania’s Rural Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs).”

Co-authored with Jeffords, Thompson presented “Retail Margins in Illegal Drug Markets.”

Co-authored with Thompson and economics major Jordan Gwinn, Jeffords presented “The Luxury of Environmental Concern in the US: Evidence from Google Trends Data.”

Department of Economics