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UNCG Bryan PhD student’s research on free menstrual products earns 3MT victory 

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Many people may consider menstrual products a private women’s matter. However, according to Farhat Chowdhury, it is a subject for all. While participating in UNC Greensboro’s Three Minute Thesis competition, Chowdhury effectively explained her research and findings and emerged as the competition’s winner.   Chowdhury, a Ph.D. candidate in the Bryan … Continued


UNCG Bryan School adds Cone Health executive to Economics Advisory Board

The UNC Greensboro Bryan School of Business and Economics is continuing the planned expansion of its Economics Advisory Board with the addition of Dr. Monica Schmidt, Cone Health’s Executive Director of Health Economics, a move that could open the door to an ongoing and mutually beneficial partnership. “We have internationally … Continued


Dr. Jeremy Bray named UNCG’s Faculty Athletics Representative

UNC Greensboro Athletics has announced that Dr. Jeremy Bray, Jefferson-Pilot Excellence Professor in Economics and former head of the Department of Economics at the Bryan School of Business and Economics, will now serve as Faculty Athletics Representative for the Spartans. “When I was head of the Department of Economics, I … Continued


UNCG Bryan School announces expansion of Economics Advisory Board

The UNC Greensboro Bryan School of Business and Economics is kicking off the first stages of a planned expansion of its Economics Advisory Board with the addition of three new members for the Spring 2021 semester. The board, established in 2015, advises the school’s Department of Economics regarding its progress … Continued


Does hard work pay off? Research examines return on long hours

They say hard work pays off. But, as Dr. Dora Gicheva explores in a recent paper, the return on that hard work could vary tremendously depending on a person’s occupation. Gicheva, associate professor with the Bryan School’s Department of Economics, began her career as a labor economist, completing dissertation work … Continued