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Poster Competition Winers

  • 1st prize - Pratikshya Sapkota Bastola
  • 2nd prize - Darlington Sabsi
  • Honorable Mention -
    Umesh Bastola,
    Lyudmyla Kompaniyets and
    Pitchayaporn Tantihkarnchana
  • Fan Favorite - Xin Zhao

McCluskey paper featured in Spokesman Review article

You get what you want: A note on the economics of bad news. Was the subject of a recent Spokesman Review article titled, "Consumers drive demand for bad news, study finds" written by Shawn Vestal

Colloquium and Alumni-Friends Banquet

Join us for the 2015 SES Colloquium and Alumni-Friends Banquet and Auction – Friday October 16 (Homecoming Weekend)




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Ken Casavant awarded the President's Distinguished Lifetime Service Award.

Vicki McCracken was awarded the Sahlin Faculty Excellence Award for Leadership.

Tom Marsh appointed Distinguished Professor of Agricultural & Resource Economics.

Jill McCluskey appointed SES Professor of Sustainability. Named 2014-15 AAEA President Elect.

SES PhD Student Darlington Sabasi and co-authors won the WAEA Outstanding Published Research Award 2014

WSU Sweeps 2014 AAEA Dissertation Awards:

  • Jeffrey Luckstead - Best Dissertation
  • Jude Bayham - Honorable Mention

Ron Mittelhammer - 2014 Eminent Faculty Award

Norm Whittlesey receives Legacy of Excellence Award for 2014.

Faculty Accomplishments & News

SES NewsWinter 2013

Leigh Lecture speakers

Video: Faculty Perspectives

Video: An Alumnus's Perspective


H. Alan Love, Director, invites you to visit the School of Economic Sciences.

The School of Economic Sciences offers a highly rated Ph.D. program in Economics and Agricultural Economics, an M.S. degree in Applied Economics, and an undergraduate program leading to a B.S. degree that open doors to a wide variety of career paths.  The School has over 85 graduate students and over 275 undergraduates.

The School is dedicated to high-quality teaching, research, outreach and engagement.  Students are taught by more than 25 full-time faculty members from many economic disciplines.  The faculty and students are actively engaged in cutting-edge research.  There is a strong tradition of excellence in applied econometric modeling.  Recent publications include journal articles in Econometrica, Journal of Econometrics, Journal of Law & Economics, Journal of Environmental Economics & Management, American Journal of Agricultural Economics, and International Economic Review.

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