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August 03, 2021

Beatrice Maule, Nieyan ChengBeatrice Maule, ag bus junior, and PhD student Nieyan Cheng won awards at the Agricultural & Applied Economics Association meetings, Aug. 2020.

 

August 02, 2021

Patricia and Kevin KimleKevin Kimle, teaching professor, and his wife, Patricia, have published a new novel, "The Only Free Road: An Underground Railroad Saga Unveiled."

August 02, 2021

Dr. Helen JensenHelen Jensen, professor emerita, was recognized at the Aug. 2021 Agricultural & Applied Economics Association annual meeting for her many contributions to the AAEA and to the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine; to revising WIC packages to better serve recipients; and for her research in Food Safety and Nutrition and Federal Nutrition Assistance programs.

July 23, 2021

Liesl EathingtonLiesl Eathington, research scientist, was interviewed in a July 22 Hawk Eye story, "Ex-Iowa House speaker sues Census Bureau, saying it won't turn over communications about 'synthetic data.'"

 

July 23, 2021

Alejandro PlastinaAlejandro Plastina, associate professor, was interviewed for a July 23 Wallaces Farmer story, "Farm leasing, negotiation, termination and high commodity prices."

July 23, 2021

David SwensonDavid Swenson, research scientist, was interviewed in a July 21 New York Times story, "Why America Needs Immigrants."

July 20, 2021

Bertan TurhanBertan Turhan, assistant professor presented his paper, “How to De-reserve Reserves,” joint with Orhan Aygün (Bogazici University), at a department seminar of Indian Statistical Institute, Delhi on July 16. The talk was recorded and can be accessed at https://youtu.be/Y5HIi4H9iyI

July 19, 2021

Jennifer Doleac, Catherine Maclean, Javaeria Qureshi, and Danila Serra are hosting an in-person workshop and mentoring opportunity for 3rd and 4th year women/non-binary economics PhD students before the Southern Economic Association annual meeting called “Successfully Navigating Your Economics PhD” on Friday, November 19, 2021 in Houston, Texas.

July 15, 2021

Dermot HayesDermot Hayes, professor, was interviewed in a July 15 FarmWeekNow.com story, "Pork industry dealing with 'unintended consequences' of court ruling."

July 15, 2021

A storage advisory committee and IT units are conducting a survey regarding electronic data storage needs. It's open through Aug. 2. All members of the Iowa State community -- faculty, staff, students and researchers -- are invited to participate. The survey information will be used to shape a strategy for long-term electronic data storage at the university.

July 14, 2021

John WintersJohn Winters, associate professor, was quoted in a July 14 Seattle Times story, "Skip College? Not if You Want to Make More Money."

July 14, 2021

Ron Deiter’s work ethic and eventual career got their start on his family’s Wisconsin dairy farm.

July 14, 2021

Bertan TurhanBertan Turhan, assistant professor, had his paper, "Slot-specific Priorities with Capacity Transfers," joint with Michelle Avataneo (Northwestern), accepted for publication at Games and Economic Behavior.

July 09, 2021

David SwensonDavid Swenson, research scientist, recent media interviews:

July 07, 2021

Dr. Chad HartChad Hart, professor, was interviewed for a July 2 Progressive Farmer story, "Keep the Good Times Rolling."

July 07, 2021

Dr. Peter OrazemPeter Orazem, university professor, appeared on the July 2 episode of Iowa PBS's Iowa Press.

June 30, 2021

David SwensonDavid Swenson, research scientist, was interviewed for a June 29 Des Moines Register story, "Soccer, hockey, boating: Why Des Moines metro cities are focusing on recreation to attract new residents."

June 29, 2021

Ag Policy Review spring 2021The Spring 2021 CARD Ag Policy Review is now available online.

June 25, 2021

Wendong ZhangWendong Zhang, assistant professor has been selected as a faculty mentor in the Northeast Agricultural & Resource Economics Association (NAREA) Career Advancement and Mentorship (CAM) Program 2021-2022 Cohort.

June 23, 2021

John CrespiJohn Crespi, professor and director of CARD, was named to a panel created by Gov. Kim Reynolds to study carbon sequestration and the opportunities it presents for further economic development in Iowa. 

June 23, 2021

David SwensonDavid Swenson, research scientist, was interviewed on June 22 for a New York Times story on his research on potential national job creation from renewable energy deployment. 

June 22, 2021

Dermot HayesDermot Hayes, professor, was interviewed in a June 21 NE Iowa News story, "Iowans toss away millions by forsaking nickel deposit on empties."

June 22, 2021

John WintersJohn Winters, associate professor, was interviewed on his views on the operating efficiency of 150 American cities for June 22 WalletHub story.

June 22, 2021

Paul LasleyAfter 40 years of service to the Department of Sociology, Sociology Extension and Iowa State University, Paul is retiring on June 30, 2021. Please send congratulations to his Kudoboard!

https://www.kudoboard.com/boards/VjKQrLg2

June 22, 2021

Wendong ZhangA 2018 ISU study led by Wendong Zhang, assistant professor, estimated Iowa is losing out on about $30 million from Iowans who would pay more to visit cleaner lakes and rivers, according to a June 21 story in the Gazette

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