Almost 20 undergrads hired as teaching and research assistants;
Over 20 economic or industry development projects (e.g., energy, dairy, tourism);
Research assistance to 13 municipalities and regions in Maine;
Increased undergrad research; new courses to increase students’ research skills;
SOE faculty interviewed or cited in Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, European Commission News Service, China Daily USA, Maine Public Radio, WABI-TV, WVOM, MaineBiz, Bangor Daily News.
A career in Economics…it’s much more than you think
Much more than finance, banking, business and government, a degree in economics is useful to all individuals and can lead to many interesting career choices. Watch this 9-minute video to see how economics can be a tool for solving very human problems.