Category Archives: Economics

Katie Bird ’20 To Study In Amsterdam

By Hayden Schmidt – Jewell Rising Junior Katie Bird has one of the more exciting years coming up. The mathematics and economics major will be spending August through December of this year studying economics at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, by utilizing her … Continue reading

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New Course Introduced – “The Business of Sports”

By Zach Saalfeld – William Jewell College offers diverse curriculum to its students. William Jewell promotes and encourages its students to take courses outside of their discipline, in order to broaden their educational experience. When students take electives outside of … Continue reading

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Managerial Economics Students Study Game Theory

By Hayden Schmidt – The students of Professor Yuriy Bots are working on a project that is designed to apply the complex theories of his Managerial Economics class to real life situations. The project is centered around the concept of Game … Continue reading

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Dr. Gregg Whittaker To Retire After 19 Years At Jewell

By Christian Hunt – Jewell is losing a professor beloved by both students and faculty alike, as Dr. Gregg Whittaker will be retiring from Jewell after the spring semester. As a leader in the Department of Business and Leadership, Dr. … Continue reading

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Economics Club News

By Jordan Lindsey – At a recent evening meeting of the Economics Club, the topics of conversation were international economy, currency and Forex trading. Dr. Yuriy Bots (Club Sponsor and Professor of Economics) shared and discussed his international currency collection with … Continue reading

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Thomas W. Laming Presents Keynote At Annual Truex Economic And Financial Forum

On Tuesday, November 7, William Jewell College welcomed Mr. Thomas W. Laming as he delivered the keynote remarks at the annual Everett P. Truex Economic and Financial Forum. The event, attended by over 250 students, faculty and guests, was held at … Continue reading

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News From The Economics Club

By Hunter Forkum – After a two-year period of inactivity, Economics Club is back up and running. Organized by sophomore president, Jacob Dice, the club intends to serve as a relaxed setting for students from any major to discuss economic … Continue reading

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