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2017 News & Announcements

6/12/2017
Tuesday June 12, 2017, NEIU Economics Professor Edward Stuart is scheduled to appear on WTTW's Chicago Tonight. He will discuss the Fed monetary policy. Tune in at 7pm!

10/14/16
Former US Ambassador to Ireland, James Kenny will deliver a lecture at Northeaster Illinois University on Tuesday October 18, 2017 at 1:45 p.m. in room BBH 102. His topic will be "The importance of the European Union for the United State Economy".
All are welcome. This event is open to the University community and the general public.
Refreshments will be served.

10/12/16
Scott Hegerty, NEIU economics professor will present a talk on Tuesday October 18, 2016 from 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. in room SU214.  Professor Hegerty's talk is part of the CAS Brown Bag “Second Tuesdays” lecture series

Deprivation, Crime, and Abandonment: Do Other Midwestern Cities Have ‘Little Detroits’?
Both within the United States and worldwide, the city of Detroit has become synonymous with economic decline, depopulation, and crime. Both popular perception and economic policy often link this “extreme case” with the entire U.S. urban experience, drawing comparisons with other cities that might not be entirely accurate. Is Detroit’s situation unique to one city, or can similar neighborhoods be found elsewhere?

9/21/16
Professor Stuart to appear on WTTW's 'Chicago Tonight'
NEIU Economics Department Professor Emeritus, Edward F. Stuart is scheduled to appear on WTTW's 'Chicago Tonight.' Tune in at 7pm for a discussion on the Federal Reserve Board's monetary policy

7/26/16
Save the date!
Please save the date of Sept 10, 2016 for the annual Fall Picnic/Potluck hosted by the Economics and G&ES departments. It will be held on the grassy area between NEIU's Physical Education Building and WTTW studios, from 12 to 3 p.m.  This is always a good time of sharing, meeting faculty and other students. Plan to come. Families are welcome.  Questions?  Email us at econ@neiu.edu.

7/26/16
Congratulations
Congratulations to Andreea Vasi, NEIU Econ '15, who is headed to UW-Milwaukee to begin their Ph.D. Program in Economics!

Professor Stuart to appear on WTTW's 'Chicago Tonight'
Dr. Edward F. Stuart, Emeritus Professor of Economics and International/Intercultural Studies at NEIU will be a guest on WTTW's 'Chicago Tonight' on Wednesday April 13, 2016. Tune in at 7pm for a discussion on 'The Panama Papers.'

1/8/16
Research Fellowship Opportunity
The ChicagoCHEC Research Fellows program is now accepting applications. 
This program is a comprehensive learning experience for undergraduate and postbaccalaureate students at Northeastern Illinois University, University of Illinois at Chicago, Northwestern University, and City Colleges of Chicago who are planning to apply to graduate or medical school. The focus is on the development of academic, technical, and professional skills in preparation for careers in social, behavioral, and biomedical research and in healthcare.   Applications must be received by February 29th. 

1/4/16
Professor Stuart to appear on WTTW's 'Chicago Tonight'
Dr. Edward F. Stuart, Emeritus Professor of Economics and International/Intercultural Studies at NEIU will be a guest on WTTW's 'Chicago Tonight' on Tuesday January 5, 2016.  Tune in at 7pm for a discussion on the year in review and the Fed rate hike.

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