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Targeting Trans Fat: Study of Microwaveable Popcorn Weighs Tax versus Ban
Professors Debi Prasad Mohapatra, Christoph Bauner, and Emily Wang led a study on whether or not there should be a tax on partially hydrogenated oil (PHO) or a complete ban of the ingredient as it has been deemed unhealthy. The paper titled, "Unhealthy Food, Regulations, and Consumer Welfare: The US
July 17, 2024
Professor Chan Featured on Vox's Unexplainable Podcast
Professor Nathan Chan was featured on Vox's Unexplainable podcast. The episode is titled "Can You Put A Price On Nature?" The episode discusses the economic value of a wild bat. Some scientists argue that this kind of calculation could help protect our environment.
July 11, 2024
Professor Dave Keiser Named Co-editor of REEP
Resource Economics Professor David Keiser Named Features Co-Editor For Leading Environmental Economics Journal
June 21, 2024