Economics Alumnus Selected Sports Arbitrator at 2014 Winter Olympics [Matthew Mitten]Economics alumnus Matthew Mitten(BA, 1981), professor of law and director of the National Sports Law Institute a
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Several recent articles have questioned the common belief that parent involvement is critical to improving student performance in school. One recent New York Times op-ed, titled "Parental Involvement Is Overrated," and an Atlantic piece called "Don't Help Your Kids With Their Homework," touched off
The scientific research conducted at Ohio State and other universities isn't often viewed as a short-term economic stimulus program — but it does fulfill that role along with its many long-term benefits, according to new research co-authored by an Ohio State economist. In a study published this week
Household wealth for Americans still has not recovered from the recession, despite last summer’s optimistic report from the U.S. Federal Reserve, a new study suggests.
Professor of Economics Audrey Light is co-author of a new study finding that cohabitation, in the long run, plays "a major role" in the overall number of couples that stay together for eight-plus years.
Economics professors Katie Coffman and Lucas Coffman are authors of a new study showing that anti-gay sentiment is higher than we think, and current methods for assessing attitudes about sexuality are not as accurate as they should be.