News: Department of Economics

People | November 12, 2020
First-generation alumnus learned to navigate his way to a degree by continually asking questions.
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People | November 9, 2020
Kiara Sims is one first-gen student who is making the donors who support her education — and her mother — proud.
Campus News | November 5, 2020
A collection of news stories highlighting UNLV’s commitment to community, health care, and research.
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Research | October 6, 2020
Brookings Mountain West and The Lincy Institute student researchers embrace remote learning and engage in public policy research to benefit UNLV and the region.
Portrait of Ian McDonough economics professor at Lee Business School
People | June 22, 2020
Ian McDonough was a skateboarding, hockey-loving aspiring veterinarian until one international economics class changed his path and his life forever.
Campus News | May 20, 2020
A collection of news stories highlighting the staff and students of UNLV who exemplify what it means to be a Rebel, even from home.
The first baseman readies to make a play as a UNLV batter takes a swing
Athletics | May 6, 2020
With seasons derailed by the coronavirus, spring athletes take matters into their own hands to stay ready for whenever competition resumes.
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Business and Community | April 21, 2020
Stephen Miller, director of UNLV's Center for Business and Economic Research, answers tough questions about what is in store for Southern Nevada in the coming months.
Representatives from the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians wrap UNLV Marta Meana in a blanket as part of the tribe's gift announcement to the university.
Campus News | March 5, 2020
A collection of news stories from February highlighting the people and research of UNLV.
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Campus News | February 20, 2020
Two professors weigh in on women leaders and limited economic oppportunity.
Campus News | February 18, 2020
A collection of news stories capturing the excitement and accomplishments of UNLV at the start of a new decade.
UNLV students in red caps/gowns hugging at commencement
Campus News | December 17, 2019
UNLV president Marta Meana will highlight four graduating students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the Class of 2019.