HTTP/1.1 200 OK Date: Sun, 30 Aug 2015 15:59:37 GMT Server: Apache Set-Cookie: PHPSESSID=8eca4e3b6db00d0216de4b0efc88cf2a; path=/ Expires: Thu, 19 Nov 1981 08:52:00 GMT Cache-Control: no-store, no-cache, must-revalidate, post-check=0, pre-check=0 Pragma: no-cache Connection: close Transfer-Encoding: chunked Content-Type: application/rss+xml WLU - Headlines - Economics http://internalcubic.wlu.ca Tue, 4 Aug 2015 00:00:00 ESThttp://internalcubic.wlu.caen“Are Good-Looking People More Employable?” asks Associate Professor Dr. Bradley Ruffle in a recently published article in Management Science (August 2015) http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14249 Tue, 4 Aug 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14249HeadlineDr. Brian McCaig publishes (co-authored with Dr. Nina Pavcnik) "Informal Employment in a Growing and Globalizing Low-Income Country" in the American Economic Review (May 2015) http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14149 Fri, 19 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14149HeadlineLaurier Economics grad's inspiring journey makes headlines http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14132 Mon, 15 Jun 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14132HeadlineRefugee overcomes many hardships to graduate from Laurier with top honours http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14065 Thu, 28 May 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14065HeadlineLaurier Economics professor David Johnson comments on standardized testing in Ontario schools http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14050 Fri, 22 May 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14050HeadlineIn Memory of our colleague Dr. Peter Sinclair http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14037 Wed, 20 May 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14037HeadlineMABE alumna Beata Caranci appointed Chief Economist at TD Bank http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14002 Tue, 12 May 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=14002HeadlineKourtney Koebel receives the LCERPA Undergraduate Research Award http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13981 Thu, 30 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13981HeadlineEconomics Professor David Johnson and LCERPA researcher Kirill Savine's report indicates teachers earn above middle class salaries http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13966 Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13966Headline570 News talks with Economics professor Tammy Schirle about the gender pay gap http://www.570news.com/2015/04/14/tuesday-april-14th-2015-1pm/ Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://www.570news.com/2015/04/14/tuesday-april-14th-2015-1pm/ExternalEconomics alumni Joshua Smee (Hon. App. Econ and Political Science, ’09) makes prestigious shortlist for SSHRC Storyteller’s Challenge 2015. http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13931 Thu, 16 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13931HeadlineLaurier researcher develops fair wage calculator to address gender pay gap http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13919 Mon, 13 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13919ReleaseLaurier Economics professor William Morrison comments on Canadian air transportation security http://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/dailybrew/no-behaviour-checklist-for-catsa-for-now-183653112.html Thu, 9 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://ca.news.yahoo.com/blogs/dailybrew/no-behaviour-checklist-for-catsa-for-now-183653112.htmlExternalLaurier Economics student launches online bicycle brokerage http://www.insidehalton.com/news-story/5541408-wlu-student-launching-online-bicycle-brokerage Tue, 7 Apr 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://www.insidehalton.com/news-story/5541408-wlu-student-launching-online-bicycle-brokerageExternalStand together or alone? Laurier SBE Ariizumi, Hu, and Schirle speak about family structure and the business cycle in Canada http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13847 Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13847HeadlineCan monetary policy surprise the market? Laurier SBE's E. Claus considers Australia, Canada and the US http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13848 Thu, 19 Mar 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13848HeadlineEconomics Associate Professor Dr. Bradley Ruffle recently published "The Impact of Including, Adding, and Subtracting a Tax on Demand" in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (February 2015) http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13695 Fri, 6 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13695HeadlineEconomics Chair Dr. Steffen Ziss comments on the falling Canadian dollar and your travel plans http://kitchener.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=534690&binId=1.1147281&playlistPageNum=1 Wed, 4 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://kitchener.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=534690&binId=1.1147281&playlistPageNum=1ExternalLaurier Economics professor Tammy Schirle comments on the need for First Nations labour market statistics in the Globe and Mail http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/unemployment-stats-missing-in-areas-where-job-training-is-a-priority/article22598523/ Fri, 23 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/unemployment-stats-missing-in-areas-where-job-training-is-a-priority/article22598523/ExternalEconomics professor Christine Neill comments on Waterloo Region's labour market http://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13627 Sat, 17 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDThttp://internalcubic.wlu.ca/news_detail.php?grp_id=491&nws_id=13627Headline