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Institute for Economic Inquiry

Contact Information

Institute for Economic Inquiry
Heider College of Business
Creighton University
Omaha, NE 68178

Phone: (402) 280-1887
Email: iei@creighton.edu

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Join the Busines Research Fellows Program!

Join us as a Business Research Fellow in the Fall 2018 Semester! Find out more about the program here.

Application deadline is April 8th 2018.

Interested in joining the Gail Werner-Robertson Research Fellows program?

Learn more here and contact our undergraduate research director.

Upcoming Events!

Student Events

Student Events

Our Food for Thought seminar series is a series of public talks directed at students from across Creighton's campus. 

January 25th, 2018, Harper 3023 | Antony Davies (Duquesne University)  "The Knowledge Problem"

February 15th, 2018, 4pm, Harper 3029 | Jeremy Jackson (NDSU) | "Friend or Foe: Economic liberalism and its social consequences"

April 19th, 2018, 4pm, Harper 3027 | Jayme Lemke (GMU) | "Unlocking the Gilded Cage: Understanding Changes in Women?s Economic Rights in U.S. History"



BEEP Seminar

BEEP Seminar

The Business, Economic Environment, and Policy seminar is a research-seminar series for faculty and students from across campus. The goal of the seminar is to facilitate an active conversation about research among Creighton faculty and students, and to promote opportunities for collaboration and co-authorship, especially within the Heider College of Business. 

January 26th, 2018, Harper 3053 | Antony Davies (Duquesne University) | "Equality, Liberty, and Prosperity"

February 2nd, 2018, Harper 3053 | Matt Reznicek (Creighton University) | tbd

February 16th, 2018, Harper 3026 | Jeremy Jackson (NDSU) | "Freedom and Flourishing"

March 14th, 2018, Harper 3027 | Victor Claar (Florida Gulf Coast University) | "Innovation as an act of prudence"

April 20th, 2018, Harper 3026 | Jayme Lemke (GMU) | tbd

tbd | Art Diamond (UNO)


IEI Public Forums

IEI Public Forums

IEI Public Forums are a series of larger panel and debate style events directed at the Creighton community as well as the general public. Public Forum events usually address a policy issue of interest to Nebraska, the region, or the country at large.

April 26, 2018, Harper Auditorium | Doug Rasmussen (St. John's University) | Norms of Liberty