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Economics Faculty Warn Water Districts cannot Pay for Lake Powell Pipeline

Water managers are proposing some steep increases in the cost for new water connections, part of the plan to help fund the Lake Powell Pipeline and other projects. This plan comes after warnings from economics faculty that individual water districts will not be able to repay the costs.


Congratulations to Ebru Kongar!

Congratulations to U of U Econ PhD (and Dickinson College Associate Professor) Ebru Kongar, recipient of the Jean Shackelford Award for Outstanding Service to the International Association for Feminist Economics.


Fall 2017 Internships and Research Assistantship

Check out the opportunities available through our department. Options for credit and/or stipend available. First deadline June 30.


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Last Updated: 8/24/17