Chapman economists predict growth, mild inflation and ‘Trumpenomics’

December 15, 2016 by | Business and Law

The new Trump administration will certainly change the economic picture for the U.S. But not as much as  the president-elect’s supporters or detractors may think, according to Chapman University President Emeritus Jim Doti. Doti opened the 39th Annual Economic Forecast with a “Trumpenomics” prologue in which he predicted that the president-elect’s plans will be moderated. “On

Student selected to civic learning internship

December 12, 2016 by | Campus Life

Tyler Ferrari ’19, from Chino, Calif., cares about engaging students in politics. Now his dedication to that cause has earned him special honors. Ferrari has been selected as one of the three student interns for NASPA—Student Affairs Educators in Higher Education’s Civic Learning and Democratic Engagement conference. In his role, he will organize the content

Nobel Laureate in economics Vernon Smith to be honored at 90th birthday celebration on January 4 Chapman will mark occasion with conference, celebration gala and launch of new Smith Institute for Political Economy and Philosophy

December 9, 2016 by | Business and Law

Chapman University will honor its Nobel Laureate in economics Vernon Smith, Ph.D., with a conference and gala to celebrate Smith’s 90th birthday. Smith was awarded the Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences in 2002 for his groundbreaking work in experimental economics. The invite-only conference features a lineup of Smith’s former students who will give presentations honoring

New Chapman University journal looks to unite graduate students and programs

December 6, 2016 by | Arts and Culture

No matter what you study, Anastamos wants to hear what you have to say. And what is Anastamos? It’s Chapman University’s new interdisciplinary, graduate student journal, which is now seeking submissions for its inaugural issue planned this spring. Alison Williams (MA English/MFA Creative Writing ’18), editor in chief, has been with Anastamos since the beginning,