College of Business and Public Policy Professor Dr. Qiujie (Angie) Zheng and students Wesley Early, and Jacob Haworth took many photographs during their trip to China this summer. Accounting student Jacob Haworth has compiled some of these photos along with experiences of fellow travelers into a photo book and has generously decided to share the project with all of us.
An article recently published in ADN features Professor Jim Murphy's student's research regarding how Alaskan's behavior may differ from those of people living outside Alaska. It appears to reinforce the notion that we Alaskans tend to do things a bit differently than those elsewhere. A worthwhile read with a peek into our economic psychology.
Dr. Darren Prokop and Dr. Barry Prentice have co-authored a new textbook applying modern microeconomics to the theory, planning, and policy-making involved in transportation. "Concepts of Transportation Economics" is a textbook designed to illuminate what the authors call "the world's largest invisible industry."
The College of Business and Public policy is currently accepting applications for the position of Computer Lab Consultant – Student Assistant C for the fall 2015 semester. This position is open to all currently enrolled students. Please visit uakjobs for more information or to apply.
Greek citizens rejected a bailout from the European Union Sunday, roiling world markets. Dr. John Nofsinger, the Seward Chair of International Finance at the University of Alaska Anchorage, joined the NewsHour Monday to discuss potential implications for Alaska.
CNN interviewed College of Business and Public Policy Professor Darren Prokop and other prominent persons in Alaska's transportation and construction sectors for a story focusing on how Alaska overcomes its unique environmental challenges and is getting ready for new opportunities in the Arctic and in international trade.