Art Laffer, of Laffer Curve fame, will be speaking on Wednesday, April 24 at 7pm in 112 Kern. He is giving a lecture on taxes and tariffs, largely related to President Trump’s policies. There will be a question and answer session at the end.
Each spring, PSU’s Women in Business host the annual Powerful Women Paving the Way Conference to create an opportunity for students and professionals to share experiences, exchange insights, and empower one another. This year’s theme is Reinvent Yourself, and the conference will be held on April 11th and 12th at the Nittany Lion Inn. Students, faculty, and professionals of all ages are welcome to register!
Registration can be found at https://www.smeal.psu.edu/powerfulwomen and closes April 3rd. For some reason, if registration doesn’t work, students have been successful using another browser, like Internet Explorer.
You can view this slideshow for more details: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1qsZbE9H5nIjsTWOuY1o_BEti58nbueTsJ298lxOdt-o/edit#slide=id.g54fe1f0387_0_3
The Great Debate 2019
Socialism vs. Capitalism: The Role of Government in our Economy
What: The Great Debate is an economic debate composed of 2 teams of 4 students and 1 professor on a current economic topic
When: Tuesday, April 19th @ 7:00PM
Where: Schwab Auditorium
How: To join a team, sign up for an audition! Auditions will be held February 26th and 27th from 6:00-7:30pm in 202 Chambers. Prepare a 4-5 minute presentation (you may use visual aids in your presentation) taking a side on the topic and be prepared for questions. Sign up for an audition here: https://www.psuea.org/greatdebate19
Reach out to Avery Ryan at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions
Marginal Revolution University is releasing a video series about women in economics. The first of 4 episodes will be released on February 12th!
The goal of these videos is to share not only the contributions of these women to the field of economics, but also their personal journeys.