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Institute for Economic Inquiry

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

Learn more here and contact our undergraduate programs director, Dr. Michael Thomas.

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. 

September 20th, 2018, 4-5pm Harper 3023 | Matt Reznicek (Creighton University, English) | "Reading Inequality in the Nineteenth-Century Novel"

October 25th, 2018, 4-5pm Harper 3023 | Victor Claar (Florida Gulf Coast University) | "Free Trade Coffee"

November 8, 2018, 4-5pm Harper Auditorium | Anthony Gill (University of Washington) | "An Economic Defense of Tipping"



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. 

September 14th, 2018, 12-1pm, Harper 4052 | Sabbatical Presentation by Cindy Corritore (Heider College of Business)

September 21st, 2018, 12-1pm Harper 4052 | Sijing Wei & Tirimba Obonyo (Heider College of Business), "CEO Legacy Incentives: Evidence from Corporate Social Responsibility Incentives"

October 5th, 2018, 12-1pm Harper 4052 | Guy McHendry (Communications), "From Redlining to Online Filter Bubbles: Algorithms and Oppression"

October 26th, 2018, 12-1pm Harper 4052 | Phil Magness (Berry College), "John Maynard Keynes, H.G. Wells, and the Troubled Path to Economic Bliss"

November 9th, 2018, 12-1pm Harper 4052 | Anthony Gill (University of Washington), "The Libertarian Club Conundrum" RSVP HERE!

November 30th, 2018, 12-1pm, Harper 4052 | Marc Johansen (CU Philosophy), "Causes, absences, and the case of the thirsty traveler?

 


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.