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Economics

  1. Grinnell College Associate Professor Eric Ohrn and Colleagues Win International Tax Policy Forum Grant

    Aug 18, 2022
    The research project examines the impact of changes in the United States’ international tax system on the employment and earnings of U.S.-based workers. The goal of the project is to better understand how policymakers can design international tax systems to help domestic workers.  
  2. Professor Hale Utar in economics class

    Hands-on Research Offers New Perspectives

    Jul 12, 2022
    In Seminar in International Trade (ECN 374), you will have the opportunity to study the theories of international trade, as well as to discuss and analyze trade policy issues and current research on international trade. Most important, you’ll conduct your own independent research under the guidance of Professor Utar and present your results
  3. Professor McGavock with 2 students

    What’s Behind the Data?

    Jul 12, 2022
    In Economic Development (ECN 230), you will learn to think like an economist by studying global poverty and efforts to alleviate it, says Professor Tammy McGavock.
  4. Logan Lee Teaching

    Associate Professor Logan Lee Receives Franklin Research Grant from the American Philosophical Society

    Apr 11, 2022
    This year, Logan Lee, Grinnell College associate professor of economics was awarded a $6,000 Franklin Research Grant.
  5. Iowa landscape at CERA

    Getting to the Meat of the Matter

    Jan 10, 2019
    If you drive to Grinnell on Interstate 80, you might be inclined to think Iowa’s economy is heavily agriculture-based. Your eyes might deceive you, says Jack Mutti, professor emeritus of economics.
  6. Students studying in Burling Library

    When Research Interests Overlap and Intersect

    Aug 29, 2018
    As an economics and political science double-major, Lucy Bales ’18 is “especially interested in the potential policy applications of economic theory.”
  7. Grinnellians at Women in Economics Symposium 2018

    Economics Symposium Showcases Female Leaders in the Field

    Apr 19, 2018
    “It is important that young women who are pursuing degrees in economics hear from women in the field about opportunities and challenges,” said Mary Suiter, the St. Louis Fed’s economic education officer and an assistant vice president. “And it is crucial that these young women bring their perspectives, ideas, and talents to a profession that is still largely dominated by men.”
  8. Mithila Iyer

    Mithila Iyer ’19 Receives Fischlowitz Travel Fellowship

    Mar 05, 2018
    Iyer will explore the rise of minority theatre movements in the U.S. in a journey delving into American identity through the artistic expressions of marginalized people.
  9. Writers@Grinnell: Mark Montgomery & Irene (Tinker) Powell

    Feb 01, 2018
    Book Release Celebration and Reading by Economics Professors Mark Montgomery and Irene (Tinker) Powell

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