Economic Science Institute’s 2015 IFREE Summer Scholars Program

July 29, 2015 by | Economic Science Institute

Chapman University’s Economic Science Institute (ESI) hosted eight undergraduate and graduate students to participate as IFREE Summer Scholars. This five-week program, generously sponsored by the International Foundation for Research in Experimental Economics (IFREE) and the Thomas W. Smith Foundation, allows students firsthand experience to explore and advance their knowledge in economics research, history, and philosophy. Summer Scholars

US – China Student Summit

July 13, 2015 by | Student Voice

Here’s my final update on my visit to Beijing for the International Business Travel Course to China, which took place this past Spring semester. The last portion of the travel course was the U.S. China Student Summit. The summit united student delegates from universities throughout America and China to increase relations between the two countries. The program was heavily packed

American Businesses In China

July 8, 2015 by | Travel Courses

Here’s another update on my visit to Beijing for the International Business Travel Course to China, which took place this past Spring semester. We went on visits to famous tourist locations, as well as visits to international businesses and stores. We hiked the Great Wall and explored the Forbidden City, and both stops were such eye-opening experiences to

Visiting Chinese Schools, Banks, and the Stock Market

July 8, 2015 by | Travel Courses

    Here’s an update on the International Business Travel Course trip to China that I went on with a group of Argyros School students this past Spring semester. Visit to a Local High School When we were in Beijing, we had an opportunity to sit in a high school English class. The class was

Student Research Spotlight – Economic Science Institute

July 7, 2015 by | Economic Science Institute

In my two years at Chapman’s Economic Science Institute, I had the opportunity to work on a variety of cutting edge research in experimental economics and market design. These projects included experiments on endogenous liquidity creation modeled on the bitcoin cryptocurrency, pilot experiments designed to develop a market mechanism enabling residents to trade excess water

Course in China Teaches us about International Business

June 30, 2015 by | Student Voice

A group of Argyros School students visited Beijing to finish coursework for the International Business Travel Course to China. After an 11-hour flight, this was our first view of the city from the bus on the way to the hotel. I was excited to see the fact that China’s growth was very apparent throughout Beijing.

Join us at the MotorMood Launch Party on June 23!

June 18, 2015 by | Argyros School News

MotorMood, a student startup company out of the Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics, is officially launching its Kickstarter campaign. MotorMood was founded by Argyros School student Kina De Santis, who was recently nominated for the Orange County Business Journal‘s 2015 Women in Business Awards. The Chapman community is invited to hear MotorMood’s entrepreneurial

The Argyros School Hosts Conference Featuring President of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

June 1, 2015 by | Argyros School News

The Argyros School of Business and Economics recently had the pleasure of hosting the President of the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco John C. Williams where he participated in an one-day conference called Monetary Policy in Financial Markets – Is There a New Paradigm? President Williams shared his thoughts to attendees regarding legislation monetary

Let’s Go to China!

June 1, 2015 by | Travel Courses

My name is May and I am a student of the Argyros School of Business and Economics. This summer I am participating in the BUS 494 Travel Course. We are traveling to Beijing and Shanghai. Aside from the tourist visits to see the many “Kodak Moments,” I’m eager to observe the culture, business practices, and