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Reuters Quotes Marsan on Stark Choice Facing America’s ‘Women’s Lands’

Dr. Loran Marsan

Dr. Loran Renee Marsan was quoted in a Reuters story headlined “Evolve or die: the stark choice facing America’s ‘women’s lands.’” Marsan is Assistant Professor of Instruction of Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies at Ohio University. …The Susan B. Anthony Memorial Unrest Home Women’s Land Trust (SuBAMUH) in Ohio faces […]

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October 16, 2019 at 8:37 amFaculty in the News In the News

Vedder Tells CNBC Need-Based Aid is Better than Tuition-Free College

Dr. Richard Vedder

Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, was quoted in a Stock News Feed article headlined “51% of young Americans support tuition-free public college.” This comparison to American K-12 education is one reason that opponents have given in the past for rejecting free college initiatives. “Everyone […]

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October 3, 2019 at 7:56 amFaculty in the News In the News

Vedder in Forbes | Why Are There So Many Marginally Employed Ph.D.s In English?

Dr. Richard Vedder

Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, wrote a column at Forbes headlined “Why Are There So Many Marginally Employed Ph.D.s In English?” The Chronicle of Higher Education ran two articles recently on growing unhappiness about a problem Ph.D. students in English at Columbia University face: most of […]

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October 2, 2019 at 8:27 amFaculty in the News In the News

Vedder in Forbes | The New Campus Housing Bubble

Dr. Richard Vedder

Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, wrote a column at Forbes headlined “The New Campus Housing Bubble.” My good friend, banker-scholar Alex Pollack of the R Street Institute, has shared with me some startling new data. High priced, comparatively luxury college student housing has been […]

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October 2, 2019 at 8:24 amFaculty in the News In the News

Vedder in NYT: ‘Walton … Looked at China as a Source of Low-Cost Goods’

Dr. Richard Vedder

Dr. Richard Vedder, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, was quoted in an article originally appearing in the New York Times headlined “‘Catastrophic,’ ‘Cataclysmic’: Trump’s Tariff Threat Has Retailers Sounding Alarm.” As China grew into its position as the world’s workshop, Walmart prospered with it, said Richard Vedder, […]

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September 30, 2019 at 8:18 amFaculty in the News In the News

Boyd in The Hill: U.S.-Mexico Border Situation Is Opportunity, Not Crisis

Dr. Roy Boyd

Dr. Roy Boyd, Professor Emeritus of Economics at Ohio University, co-authored a column in The Hill headlined “The US-Mexico border situation is an opportunity, not a ‘crisis.’” Heated references to a “crisis” at the U.S. southern border and calls for massive deportations of undocumented Mexican immigrants aren’t new. Driven by […]

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September 27, 2019 at 2:07 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Kendhammer Talks about Boko Haram at Washington Humanitarian Forum

Dr. Brandon Kendhammer

Dr. Brandon Kendhammer was on a panel on “Rethinking Nigeria’s Response to the Boko Haram Crisis” on Sept. 18 at the Washington Humanitarian Forum. Kendhammer is Associate Professor of Political Science at Ohio University. The forum, hosted by the Center for Strategic & International Studies, focuses “on humanitarian challenges that […]

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September 19, 2019 at 7:33 amFaculty in the News In the News