Dr. Peter F Orazem In the News

April 27, 2017

International Collegiate Business Strategy CompetitionFive Iowa State economics, ag bus, and business economics students won second place in their group on written reports at the International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition in Anaheim, California on April 20-22.

April 17, 2017

Dr. Peter OrazemPeter Orazem, university professor, was interviewed by Erin Jordan, The Gazette, about grants to the Economics department from the Koch Foundation.

April 05, 2017

Melvin Masinde, Gerald Healy, Jacob Gerlach, Yining LuFour economics undergrads presented papers at the Midwest Economics Association 2017 annual meeting on March 31-April 2. 

February 08, 2017

Dr. Peter OrazemPeter Orazem, university professor, has had his article, "Expanding College Access in Taiwan, 1978–2014: Effects on Graduate Quality and Income Inequality," published in the Journal of Human Capital, Volume 11, Issue 1.

January 25, 2017

Dr. Peter OrazemPeter Orazem, university professor, will be a panelist at the Business Record Economic Forecast Luncheon at the Sheraton Hotel, West Des Moines, on Jan. 26th.

December 01, 2016

Taylor Finn, Olivia ReicksEconomics seniors Taylor Finn (on left in photo) and Olivia Reicks participated in the Fall Honors Poster Presentation at the Great Hall, Memorial Union on Nov. 30.

October 26, 2016

Dr. John MiranowskiMembers and friends of the Department of Economics celebrated Professor John Miranowski's retirement with a reception in Heady on Friday, Oct. 21, 2016.

July 11, 2016

Dr. Peter OrazemPeter Orazem, university professor, answered questions about Tyson Foods' motivations concerning their recently closed plant in Cherokee, IA in an article in the Des Moines Register

June 27, 2016

Summer research assistantsFour undergraduate students are working as economics research assistants for Peter Orazem and Georgeanne Artz this summer.

May 04, 2016

2016 Phi Beta Kappa inducteesFive economics students were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest nationwide liberal arts and sciences honor society. The organization honors students for the excellence and breadth of their undergraduate scholarly accomplishments.

April 06, 2016

Anthony Sax, Jack FischerUndergrad students Anthony Sax and Jack Fischer presented papers this week at the Midwest Economics Association Meeting in Evanston, Illinois.

March 25, 2016

Benjamin Meier, Urja Rajesh ShahBenjamin Meier, a senior co-majoring in industrial engineering and applied math in economics and Urja Rajesh Shah, an economics senior, have had papers accepted for the 10th Annual Undergraduate Research Conference Economics Scholars Program for Undergraduate Research on April 1, 2016 at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas.

February 09, 2016

Photo of Diego Soares CardosoSecond-year graduate student Diego Soares Cardoso has been awarded the 2016 Brown Graduate Fellowship.

He will receive $10,000 on his U-bill, $5000 in August and $5000 in January, should he remain a full-time student in good standing at Iowa State.