Regional Economics

  1. AEDE Participation in 5th Annual Midwest Graduate Student Summit on RPHE Economics

    Apr 17, 2012

    AEDE had a strong presence at the 5th Annual Midwest Graduate Student Summit on Regional, Population, Health, & Environmental (RPHE) Economics, held April 13th and 14th at Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN.
  2. AEDE Participation at Southern Regional Science Association Annual Meetings in Charlotte, NC

    Mar 29, 2012

    At the 51st Southern Regional Science Association (SRSA) Meeting, held March 21-25 in Charlotte, NC, graduate student Amanda Weinstein presented her work titled, "Shale Gas Booms and Local Labor Market Restructuring."   
  3. AEDE Participation in Western Regional Science Association meeting in Hawaii

    Feb 14, 2012

    AEDE had a strong presence at the Western Regional Science Association (WRSA) meetings, held February 8-11 in Kauai, Hawaii.

  4. Irwin presents J.W. Fanning Lecture at University of Georgia

    Jan 23, 2012

    Elena Irwin gave the J.W. Fanning Lecture at the Department of Agricultural Economics at University of Georgia on January 20, 2012. She presented joint work with Jill Clark entitled “The Implications of the Housing Bust and Other Recent Trends for Urban, Suburban, and Exurban Growth.”  The annual J.W. Fanning lecture is sponsored by the Agricultural Economics Association of Georgia.


  5. AEDE Faculty and Graduate Students Participate in 2011 NARSC conference in Miami

    Nov 16, 2011

    AEDE was well represented at the North American Regional Science Council conference in Miami, Florida, held November 9-12.   Alessandra Faggian and Heather Stephens organized 9 special sessions on economic development that were some of the most attended sessions at the conference. A number of papers from these sessions will form a special issue of the International Regional Science Review will be co-edited by Faggian and Stephens.  
  6. Partridge presents Gosnell Lecture at Rochester Institute of Technology

    Oct 31, 2011

    Mark Partridge presented the Gosnell Lecture, titled "Dwindling US Internal Migration: Evidence of a Spatial Equilibrium?", at the Rochester Institute of Technology on October 27, 2011

  7. Irwin appointed to NRC Committee on Needs and Research Requirements for Land-Change Modeling

    Oct 17, 2011

  8. LACEEP sponsors short course by Elena Irwin in Panama City

    Oct 3, 2011

  9. Irwin receives grant from National Science Foundation

    Sep 6, 2011

    Elena Irwin received a new competitive grants award from the National Science Foundation to develop new spatial dynamic models of urbanization and land use change. The two-year research project is joint with Yong Chen, former AEDE graduate student and now assistant professor at Oregon State University, and Ciriyam Jayaprakash, Professor of Physics, Ohio State University.


  10. Wrenn presents at Camp Resources workshop in North Carolina

    Aug 28, 2011

    PhD candidate Doug Wrenn presented "Heterogeneous Effects of Regulation: A Nonparametric Model of Residential Land Development" at Camp Resources, August 7-9 at Wrightsville Beach, NC. Camp Resources is an annual workshop, organized by NC State University and the EPA, which focuses on environmental economics issues.