How Implicit Associations Can Thwart Equitable Hiring Decisions
Associations are mental shortcuts our brains develop to connect ideas or things and reduce processing time. While not inherently bad, associations can manifest in the form of implicit, or unconscious, bias. When left unmitigated, implicit bias can influen ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to creating spaces ...
Plant Discovery Day
The annual Friends of Secrest Arboretum sale features new and unique annuals, perennials, herbs and woody plants. Our annual, perennial, herb, and woody plant lists is listed below! Parking and admission are free. List of Plants ...
Advanced Computational, Mathematical, and Quantitative Methods Applied to Economics
AEDECON 8602 This course will focus on advanced mathematical, statistical, and computational methods and their application to the formulation, solution, and analysis of economic models arising in agricultural, environmental, development, and regional econ ...
Advanced Regional Economics I
AEDECON 7410 Application of advanced economic theory and methods to problems of regional economic development. Prereq: Econ 8712 (804). Not open to students with credit for 840. Graduate 3.0 In Person Agricultural, Environmental, and Dev Economics ...
Advanced Topics in International Economics
AEDECON 8204 This course will focus on careful study of a set of seminal articles in international economics. Topics will include Ricardian model of trade, hetergenous firms and trade, applied general equilibrium and the gravity model and more. Prereq: 62 ...
AEDECON 6194 Analysis of special problems in agricultural, environmental, and development economics by various students, under the guidance of an instructor. Prereq: Permission of instructor. This course is graded S/U. Graduate 1.0 Agricultural, Environme ...
Group Studies in Agribusiness and Applied Economics
AEDECON 4194 Selected topics in agricultural economics to acquaint students with current economic conditions. Prereq: Permission of instructor. Not open to students with 10 cr hrs of 4194 (694-series). Repeatable to a maximum of 5 cr hrs or 2 completions. ...
International Economic Development
AEDECON 6401 This course is an introduction to international development economics. The goals of this course are to familiarize students with basic theoretical concepts relating to growth and development, the current empirical evidence, and various approa ...
Seminal Readings in Applied Economics
AEDECON 8103 This course introduces students to seminal readings in the fields of Agricultural, Environmental, Development and Regional Economics. Students are introduced to a set of seminal readings in each field and are introduced to the critical skills ...