The Department of Economics at the University of Nevada, Reno is an “idea place,” and seeks to become an increasingly creative and valuable resource as it conducts teaching, research, and service activities.

Collections in this community

Recent Submissions

  • .

    .

    .

    Government Cheese Case Study 

    Lacy, Katherine; Sorensen, Todd; Gibbons, Eric (2019)
    In this paper, we present a case study that uses a Planet Money podcast to introduce microeconomics students to several important concepts. The podcast, which is about a policy intervention in the dairy industry, will help ...
  • .

    .

    .

    Natural Disasters, Economic Growth and Sustainable Development in China?An Empirical Study Using Provincial Panel Data 

    Guo, Ji; Liu, Hui; Wu, Xianhua; Gu, Jiong; Song, Shunfeng; Tang, Yinshan (12/19/2015)
    Using a newly developed integrated indicator system with entropy weighting, we analyzed the panel data of 577 recorded disasters in 30 provinces of China from 1985�11 to identify their links with the subsequent economic ...