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Douglas Holtz-Eakin '80, author of NYT op-ed

In a New York Times op-ed, Douglas Holtz-Eakin '80 discusses the costs and merits of mass incarceration policies.

Posted Date: April 26, 2016
Jim Donley '58

Jim Donley '58 has circled the globe as spokesman for Treasury Secretary John Connally, worked in the Caribbean for Time magazine, founded an international communications company and climbed the Alps.

Posted Date: April 1, 2016
Darius White '16

Econ major Darius White '16 can add up the numbers on the basketball court - he's the record-holder in 3-point shots at Denison.

Posted Date: February 22, 2016
David Preschlack

Econ major David Preschlack '95 joins NBC Sports to oversee both the NBCUniversal unit’s portfolio of regional sports networks as well as digital distribution of its content.

Posted Date: January 12, 2016



Denison professor Xiao Jiang has been awarded an Economic Policy Institute grant.

Posted Date: December 17, 2015

Jim Cowles '77 is CEO of Citigroup Europe, West Asia and Africa.

Posted Date: November 20, 2015
Swimming lanes

Darius Grigaliunas '00 is a former Olympic swimmer and entrepreneur in St. Charles, Ill.

Posted Date: September 17, 2015

Xiao Jiang, an assistant professor of economics, recently released a statement with the director of the Economic Policy Institute about the effects of granting market economy status to China.

Posted Date: September 21, 2015

The debilitating effects of poverty on children are addressed by economics faculty Fadhel Kaboub in an interview with WalletHub.

Posted Date: August 14, 2015
Connor Hanrahan '17

During his summer internship with a recruiting firm, Connor Hanrahan '17 wrote about the importance of taking vacations - he may need to heed his own advice.

Posted Date: July 17, 2015

Forbes has ranked Jonathan Silverstein '89 as a to 25 Life Science Investor, Silverstein is General Partner and Co-Head of Private Equity with OrbiMed Advisors.

Posted Date: March 30, 2015

Avi Baranes '11 won the AFIT Student Scholars Competition and will present his paper at the Association for Institutional Thought (AFIT) conference in Portland, Ore. in April.

Posted Date: March 19, 2015

Susan Whiting ’78, a retired Nielsen executive in Chicago, has been named chair of the National Women's History Museum in Washington, D.C.

Posted Date: February 18, 2015

Chris Quinn '87 is the new CEO for Proctor and Gamble company Step2.

Posted Date: February 12, 2015

Abbey Bemis '12 has already parlayed her education into a high profile job. She is the new economic director for Erie County, Ohio.

Posted Date: January 26, 2015


The Financial Times published a cogent letter about currency in Japan by Steven Hix ’15.

Posted Date: December 23, 2014

Departmental faculty updates for Fall 2014.

Posted Date: December 3, 2014

Marine Lieutenant Will Minor '09 was stationed in Yemen, helping his fellow soldiers with access to financial information, courtesy his friend Kevin Donahue '10.

Posted Date: November 24, 2014
Michele Abraham

Econ major Michele Abraham '98 was nominated for the General and In-House Counsel of the Year for Crain's Cleveland Business.

Posted Date: November 17, 2014

Profile of Keith Schulz ’91, who lives and works in Bangkok as general director for Vilube Corp.

Posted Date: November 10, 2014

Edward Knotek ’00 is a vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. The mathematics-economics and Spanish major leads the development of the Bank’s forecasting models.

Posted Date: November 10, 2014

Fadhel Kaboub, associate professor of economics talks about a minimum wage increase on CCTV.

Posted Date: November 5, 2014
Political Economy Film Series

The Department of Economics presents its Fall 2014 Political Film Series.

Posted Date: September 12, 2014

Andrea Ziegert, associate professor of economics and department chair, attended attended this year’s Midwest Economics Association Meetings where she presented a paper, chaired a session, and spoke on an invited panel.

Posted Date: August 21, 2014

Jane Higgins Marx ’97, an attorney in Columbus, has been noted as a person on the "40 under 40" list.

Posted Date: June 5, 2014

Ted Burczak, professor of economics has recently been named to the Robert C. Good Faculty Fellowship Program.

Posted Date: April 1, 2014
Germinal 1993
Political Economy Film Series
Thursday, March 6, 2014
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Economics presents Germinal 1993 (based on Émile Zola’s masterpiece, 1885).

Posted Date: January 16, 2014
roger and me cover
Political Economy Film Series
Thursday, February 20, 2014
6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

The Economics Department invites students to view our Political Economy Film Series.

Posted Date: January 15, 2014


Friday, April 26, 2013 to Sunday, April 28, 2013

Change and Continuity: Economic History in the Liberal Arts Context

Posted Date: April 1, 2013