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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 2017 Semester! Find out more about the program here.

Application Deadline is November 10th 2017, 11:59pm!

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 19th, 2017 - 5:30pm - Summer Opportunities Info Event (Internships, Seminars, and Colloquia for students interested in Public Policy)

February 9th, 2017 - 5pm - The Economics of Valentines Day - Dave Hebert, Troy University

March 16th, 2017 - tbd - Todd Nesbit, The Ohio State University

March 31st/April 1st, 2017 - all day - Symposium: Labor Economics and the Vocation of Work


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. 

February 10th, 2017, 12pm | Dave Hebert, Troy University

March 17th, 2017, 12pm | Todd Nesbit, The Ohio State University

March 30th, 2017, 12pm, Harper 3026 | Jancie Lo, Creighton University

April 7th, 2017, 12pm, Harper 4052 | Regina Taylor, Creighton University

April 28th, 2017, 12:45pm, Harper 4052 | "The Impact of Innovation on Business Services Exports," Kristi Briggs, Creighton University


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.

March 23rd, 2017 - 3-4pm - "Against Democracy" - Jason Brennan, Georgetown University - Harper 3028