Dr. Humphrey Hosts FRED – A Social Good Summit

  UMW Hosts FRED – A Social Good Summit on March 22 MARCH 11, 2019 BY JILL LAIACONALEAVE A COMMENT University of Mary Washington’s Center for Community Engagement and IMAGINE Social Good join forces to host FRED – A Social Good Summit on Friday, March 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Digital Auditorium of the Hurley Convergence Center on UMW’s Fredericksburg campus. The event is free and open to the public, but advance registration is required. The UMW student-planned summit gives students and educators from the University of Mary Washington, Germanna Community College and area high schools the opportunity to meet community partners from local nonprofits and other organizations that serve the public. The goal of the event is to begin a dialogue about ways these groups can work together more effectively to promote social change in the Fredericksburg area. The event will also include a catered lunch. Associate Professor of Economics Shawn Humphrey and his students … [Read more...]

GIVE DAY CHALLENGE INCENTIVES 2019

OVERALL GOAL: 50 Shares and 50 Gifts Look at what our professors and student aides will be doing for GIVE DAY 2019! Send in pictures of them in High School Plank Challenge Chubby Bunny Cook chili for lunch Egg Challenge Dress as Sammy D. Eagle Dye their hair pink Shave their head Wear a cray cat t-shirt Dress up as Chicken Cluck U Wear a Tutu … [Read more...]

Where Are They Now?

Click Here to see what a few of our Alumni are up to!     … [Read more...]

Past Internships

Past Internships … [Read more...]

Spring 2019 Office Hours

Spring 2019 Office Hours: Dr. Greenlaw (Room 201): MWF 10:50am-11:50am Dr. Hansen (Room 203): MW 3pm-4pm & F 10am-12pm, 3pm-4pm Dr. Ray (Room 109): TTH Probably 10am-2pm Dr. Rycroft(Room 205):  MWF 3pm-4pm Dr. Lee (Room 204): MWF 2pm-4pm Dr. Dhar (Room 104): MW 1pm-3pm & TH 1pm-2pm Dr. Schilling (Room B04): TTH 11:30am-12:30pm, 2pm-3pm Dr. Humphrey (Room 202): TTH 4:45pm-6pm Dr. Dempe (B05): T Skype Appointment & W 4pm-5:45pm Dr. Mataloni (Room 108): M 3pm-4pm   … [Read more...]

Professors Amrita Dhar & Don Lee Present Research at the Southern Economic Association

Last week, Econ Professors Amrita Dhar & Don Lee presented their research papers at the Southern Economic Association 88th Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. Dhar’s research: "Social Openness and International Capital Flows" Lee’s research: "Resource-Seeking Foreign Direct Investment and Growth:Industry-level Analysis"   … [Read more...]

Final Exam Schedule

Click here to view the Final Exam Schedule for the Fall 2018 Semester. … [Read more...]

2018 Giving Day results

Thank you to everyone who contributed to the Economics Department during the second annual #MaryWashDay Giving Day! The Economics Department placed 4th in the College of Arts and Sciences for number of participants. Thanks to your continued support the UMW Economics Department can help fund trips to Undergraduate Conferences and other formative educational experiences for their dedicated students! … [Read more...]

Fall 2018 Office Hours

Welcome back to school UMW! Here are the office hours for the fall semester*: Steven Greenlaw (Room 201) - MWF: 9:50-10:50am Bradley Hansen (Room 203) - MW: 12-1pm  F: 10-11am, 12-1pm, and 3-4pm Margaret Ray (Room 109) - MW: 11:30-2pm Robert Rycroft (Room 205) - MTWF: 2-3pm TR: 11-11:45am Don Lee (Room 204) - MWF: 2-4pm Amrita Dhar (Room 104) - W: 11-2pm  TTR: 3:30-4:30pm Tim Schilling (Room B04) - TTR: 12:30-1:45pm Shawn Humphrey (Room 202) - TTR: 4:45-6pm *Other times are available by appointment … [Read more...]

Join Economic’s Dr. Dhar and Political Science’s Dr. Gupta Event Recognizing the Ten Year Anniversary of the Great Financial Crisis

Event's to Recognize the Ten Year Anniversary: Date, Time:                                       Event:                                                         Location: Oct. 10, 4pm                               Movie 1 (Big Short)                          HCC Digital Auditorium Oct. 23rd, 5:30pm                    Public Lecture by Dr. Schwartz      Trinkle 204 Nov. 7th, 4pm                           Movie 2 (Meltdown)                          Monroe 116 Click here for more information: Movies info Speaker … [Read more...]