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Economist wins fellowship to improve community health
February 7, 2017

PULLMAN, Wash. – Coordinating patient care among providers to improve health and lower costs is the focus of a proposal by a Washington State University professor who recently was awarded a $5,000 one-year community health fellowship.

$2M grant funds continuing WSU research of organic quinoa
October 31, 2016

By Scott Weybright, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences

quinoa-detailPULLMAN, Wash. – Scientists at Washington State University just completed four years determining the best varieties of organic quinoa for Pacific Northwest farmers to grow. A new grant will help researchers assess crop yields, prices and more to help growers turn a profit.

March 21: Economics of criminal justice presented
March 9, 2016

just-mercyPULLMAN, Wash. – Flaws in the criminal justice system – from an economic perspective – will be discussed by Patricia Kuzyk, clinical assistant professor in the School of Economic Sciences and the Honors College, at 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 21, in CUE 203 at Washington State University.

Oct. 28: Retirement talk demystifies financial topics
October 15, 2015

TIAA-CREF-Stephen-MacDonaldPULLMAN, Wash. – Rising interest rates, economic weakness in China and what these might mean for Washington State University retirement portfolios will be discussed by TIAA-CREF managing director Stephen MacDonald 3-4 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 28, in FSHN 101.

Oct. 5: Can China’s investments in U.S. be a win-win?
September 30, 2015

By Adriana Aumen, College of Arts & Sciences

Styles-webPULLMAN, Wash. – The implications of Chinese economic investments in the U.S. and parts of Africa will be discussed by international business experts and former U.S. Treasury Secretary Robert Rubin at 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 5, in CUE 203 at Washington State University.

Economics scholar advocates for students at fall events
September 9, 2015

By Seth Truscott, College of Agricultural, Human & Natural Resource Sciences

Sabasi-80PULLMAN, Wash. – Through his research and personal action, Darlington Sabasi is making a difference for students and farmers in Washington state and around the world.

Study shows growing impact of Washington wine industry
September 9, 2015

wine-80SEATTLE – The economic impact of wine and wine grapes in Washington shows an increase of $1.3 billion since 2009, or a compound growth rate of 8.5 percent per year, according to a study released today by Washington State Wine. The economic impact of the state’s wine industry was $4.8 billion in 2013, up from $3.5 billion in 2009.