Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Wednesday, 26 October 2011 10:24

Nichols to be honored for selection by academy

Economist Donald Nichols will be recognized at a reception Sunday, November 6, for being named a 2011 fellow of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters. The ceremony begins at 1 p.m. and is at the Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center in Madison.
Friday, 28 January 2011 09:18

Nichols to discuss Wisconsin jobs outlook

Public affairs professor Donald Nichols will review recent proposals to increase employment in Wisconsin in a public forum on Tuesday, February 15, 7-8:30 p.m. at the Madison Museum of Contemporary Art lecture hall, 221 State Street.

Xin Nong has wide-ranging interests that he is now exploring through the La Follette School's international public affairs program.

Avoidable crises such as the potential default by the United States on its debt last week could cost the U.S. dollar its privileged position as the world's main reserve currency, La Follette School economist Menzie Chinn argues in an op-ed published by the International New York Times on October 20.
Tuesday, 25 February 2014 06:43

Private sector economics to be explored

Private sector economics will be discussed by the executive director of the University of Wisconsin Extension's Division of Entrepreneurship and Economic Development in a seminar at noon, Tuesday, February 25, in the La Follette School conference room.
Friday, 03 September 2010 10:53

Professors comment in media

La Follette School faculty are commenting in the media about federal stimulus dollars, teacher evaluation, property taxes and urban long-range planning.
Friday, 27 January 2012 08:44

Professors share expertise

La Follette School professors are sharing their perspectives on economics and politics.
The public policy implications of Wisconsin's budget legislation were explored at a La Follette School forum. Three La Follette School faculty members joined a political scientist, an alum practitioner and the university's director of state relations in commenting.
The Capital Times of Madison featured professor Menzie Chinn's Econbrowser blog.
Economist Andrew Reschovsky made two presentations in March.
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