University of Delaware economics professors discuss facts you never knew about the U.S. dollar

...during this time. “Nothing in Congress’ declaration had any force on market participants,” Grubb said. “Citizens could use whatever money and price in whatever unit of account they desired.” Grubb...

A Way With Words

...can predict the manufacturer’s stock price fluctuations, car reviews can predict market share, etc.” To find these results, Herzenstein and her coauthors, Oded Netzer and Alain Lemaire from Columbia University,...

Delaware kids practice meaningful economics

...economic and personal finance knowledge. “If I had to choose, I’d have to say my favorite part last year was the problem [-solving activity] because you get to use your...

Hospitality Accolades

...with China. The Journal of Hospitality & Tourism Case Studies. (In Press). Yoo, J. J.-E., Kim, T. T., & Lee, G. (2015). When customers complain: The value of customer orientation...

Meaningful Economics competition makes economics fun

...center in the University of Delaware’s Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics. For 31 years, ME* has provided an opportunity for third-, fourth- and fifth-graders to apply classroom economics...

Matthew N. White

...Theory and Practice.” “The Distribution of Wealth and the Marginal Propensity to Consume.” “An Ounce of Prevention at Half Price: Evaluating a Subsidy on Health Investments.” “The Role of Medical...

UD student founds company to help students save on textbooks

...more affordable. This semester alone, the company helped over 1,000 students save on textbook prices. What makes BookBandit unique is that it shows the lowest price for a book title...

Enhanced Support for Entrepreneurs

...to commercialization. In addition, being matched with experienced advisers from the chemical industry provided access to strategic feedback on topics, such as price negotiations, team dynamics and business-to-business relationships. “Taking...

Tackling the 2020 Economic Forecast

...The goal of this inflation target is to anchor long-term inflation expectations and remain consistent with price stability while allowing room to cut interest rates as needed. At the January...

Bonnie Meszaros

...and how to teach it in grades K-12. In her work at the Center, Bonnie offers economic education programs that emphasize standards-based instruction, higher-order thinking skills and integration of economics...