Student Research

UNCW Economics and Finance Honors Students Present Research at Dallas Fed

2016 Dallas Fed studentsThree honors students from the department of Economics & Finance presented their research at the Economic Scholars Program Undergraduate Research Conference that was held at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas on April 1st, 2016. The students were accompanied by their honors thesis advisors: Dr. Adam Jones, Assistant Professor of Economics, and Dr. Ethan Watson, Assistant Professor of Finance. The students and their research presentations are:

  • Devin Brady: "A Comparison of the North Carolina Film Incentive Program to Alternative Uses of State Dollars"
  • Kevin Davis: "Social Networks and the Accuracy of Economic Forecasters"
  • Brandon Hoffman: "The Effect of the STOCK Act on Abnormal Returns of Elected Officials"