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January 25, 2017
Turned Down, but Not Out: Initiative Inside Bank Branches Can Help with Those with Credit Problems

Omaha World-Herald, Jan. 25, 2017
Julie Kalkowski runs the Financial Hope Collaborative at Creighton University’s Heider College of Business and said the prospect of a $35 overdraft fee is enough to keep many people away from a bank, especially when money is already tight. “Whether it’s real or not, they perceive they’re not welcome (in a bank),” Kalkowski said.
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Goss: Decision to Withdraw from TPP, Negotiate Changes in NAFTA will Impact Nebraska’s Economy

WJAG, Jan. 25, 2017
President Trump’s next step is to start renegotiating the North America Free Trade Agreement – NAFTA. Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says that is cause for concern. Goss says, “That is because you invite retaliation and just in our own self interest in Nebraska and the mid-section of the country depend heavily on the export of food and agriculture.
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How TPP and Changes in NAFTA will Impact Nebraska’s Economy

Nebraska Radio Network, Jan. 24, 2017
Creighton University economist Ernie Goss says when you start trade battles agriculture is usually the first to get hit because it is the most sensitive to sanctions.
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Iowa’s Unemployment Rate Drops to 3.6 Percent in December

KSOM, Jan. 24, 2017
“We survey Iowa twice each month, and a lot of companies are reporting a shortage of qualified and skilled workers,” said Creighton economist Ernie Goss. “We’re tapped out, and businesses are hiring marginal workers in some cases, so it’s not unusual for Iowa’s unemployment rate to be below the national number.”
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ISIS' Roots In Greeley, And One Scholar's Influence On Today's Radical Islamists

Colorado Public Radio, Dec. 7, 2016
John Calvert, a Creighton University professor of Middle East history who studies Jihadist movements around the world, wrote a biography of Sayyid Qutb, and during his research, he found letters Qutb wrote about his time in Greeley.
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Study Finds That Cervical Cancer Mortality Rates Are Much Higher Than Previously Estimated

Latinos Health, Jan. 24, 2017
Even if the cervical cancer mortality rates are higher than previously estimated, the current screening recommendations for the condition are still adequate and more women should have access to screenings and the necessary preventive measures, says Dr. John Farley, a practicing gynecologic oncologist and professor at Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center in Arizona.
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ACE Partners with the American Indian Catholic Schools Network

Alliance for Catholic Education, Jan. 19, 2017
American Indian Catholic Schools Network (AICSN) started in 2013 with the help of the Better Way Foundation and Creighton University in an effort to bring shared success in professional development, school communications and financial sustainability.
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