How Implicit Associations Can Thwart Equitable Hiring Decisions
Associations are mental shortcuts our brains develop to connect ideas or things and reduce processing time. While not inherently bad, associations can manifest in the form of implicit, or unconscious, bias. When left unmitigated, implicit bias can influen ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to creating spaces ...
AEDECON 8202 This course will focus on the application of financial theories to agricultural economics. Topics include asset pricing, capital structure, capital budgeting, risk, financial stress, and financial institutions. Prereq: 7140, Econ 8714, and 87 ...
Advanced Computational, Mathematical, and Quantitative Methods Applied to Economics
AEDECON 8602 This course will focus on advanced mathematical, statistical, and computational methods and their application to the formulation, solution, and analysis of economic models arising in agricultural, environmental, development, and regional econ ...
Advanced Development Economics I
AEDECON 7421 Application of advanced economic theory and methods to problems of international economic development. Prereq: Econ 8712 (804). Not open to students with credit for 840. Graduate 3.0 In Person Agricultural, Environmental, and Dev Economics ...
Advanced Environmental Economics
AEDECON 7310 Application of advanced economic theory and methods to the allocation of environmental goods and services. Prereq: Econ 8712 (804). Not open to students with credit for 831. Graduate 3.0 In Person Agricultural, Environmental, and Dev Economic ...
Advanced Regional Economics I
AEDECON 7410 Application of advanced economic theory and methods to problems of regional economic development. Prereq: Econ 8712 (804). Not open to students with credit for 840. Graduate 3.0 In Person Agricultural, Environmental, and Dev Economics ...
Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute program provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that various forms of bias can play in screening applicants and identify ways that priv ...
Practicing Bystander Intervention Strategies
All too often we witness subtle comments or behaviors rooted in bias that cause harm to others, sometimes unintentionally and frequently directed toward people from marginalized social identity groups. Have you ever witnessed a bias incident such as a mic ...
Advanced Topics in International Economics
AEDECON 8204 This course will focus on careful study of a set of seminal articles in international economics. Topics will include Ricardian model of trade, hetergenous firms and trade, applied general equilibrium and the gravity model and more. Prereq: 62 ...