All posts tagged "economics"

  • Study abroad, Cuba
    Why you should travel abroad: the Cuba perspective

    By Kyeland Jackson — For spring break, I paid to study abroad in Cuba. A week of food, new language, drinks and magnificent sights branded Cuba into my memory, expanding my worldview. The country is changing, available...

    • Posted April 17, 2017
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  • Foreign relations expert forecasts economy under Trump

    By Dustin Massengill– Foreign relations expert Edward Alden discussed America’s role in the global market on Jan. 24. Sponsored by the World Affairs Council of Kentucky and Southern Indiana, the presentation acted as a forum to promote...

    • Posted January 27, 2017
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  • PHOTO: Intellectual property discussion enlightens students

      Photos by Rachel Knue / The Louisville Cardinal

    • Posted March 30, 2016
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  • Charles Koch wants to rewrite your syllabi

    By James McNair– This article was produced by the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting, a new nonprofit newsroom from Louisville Public Media. You can read more at kycir.org. Declines in state appropriations and negative financial trends have made American...

    • Posted December 9, 2014
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  • College is too expensive, professor says

    By Tian Chan– Robert Martin, economics professor at Centre College, sympathizes with college students. He has unraveled countless arguments for why college is too expensive, and the dangers that poses. He told the Cardinal that in the...

    • Posted January 29, 2014
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  • Kentucky unemployment sends mixed signals

    Kentucky’s most recent unemployment statistics tell a misleading story. Although unemployment in the Bluegrass fell from 8.2 percent in November 2013 to 8.0 percent in December 2013, there lies a tale of two numbers. “Kentucky’s labor market...

    • Posted January 24, 2014
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  • President Ramsey talks economics

    By Cassie Glancy– As part of the State of the University Program, President Ramsey recently gave his State of the Economy speech to about 200 faculty, staff, and students in Horn Auditorium at the College of Business...

    • Posted September 12, 2013
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  • Juliet Schor gives lecture on green economics and plenitude

    By Joshua Davis– Once again the University of Louisville has pulled together some fantastic speakers for a lecture series that was kicked off this past Friday. Juliet Schor, a Professor of Sociology at Boston College and prolific...

    • Posted February 7, 2012
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