Implicit Associations, Insidious Assumptions: Unintended Manifestations of Bias in Everyday Life
This 90-minute workshop will provide an introduction to unconscious associations that can lead to an affinity toward or prejudice against some people (implicit bias). We will explore how our socialization process leads to the formation of conscious and un ...
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 ...
Introduction to Microaggressions: Small Actions that Have a Big Impact
Microaggressions are common, often subtle expressions of bias, many times initiated unintentionally and unconsciously that can have serious impacts on recipients including shortening life expectancy. In this 90-minute workshop, participants will learn abo ...
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 ...
PhD Research Seminar
AEDECON 8895 PhD Students presenting and discussing research in agricultural, environmental, and development economics under the guidance of an instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 10 cr hrs or 10 completions. This course is graded S/U. Graduate 1.0 Spr ...
Frontiers in Regional Economics
AEDECON 8501 This course is designed to acquaint you to the frontiers in regional, urban, spatial and rural economics as well as historical background of current research. We will gain an understanding of the key models that describe regional and urban ec ...
Finance in Economic Development
AEDECON 8403 This is a doctoral-level course devoted to the microeconomics of risk, saving, credit, and insurance in international economic development, based on critical reading and discussion of seminal and frequently-cited scholarly papers. Prereq: 714 ...
Climate Change Economics
AEDECON 8303 This course will provide students an in-depth exploration of theoretical concepts, methodological advances, and contemporary issues in climate change economics. Prereq: 7140, Econ 8714, and 8732; or permission of instructor. Graduate 2.0 AEDE ...
Honors Research With Distinction
AEDECON 4999H Conducting and reporting the honors research with distinction. Students are expected to present at the CFAES Undergraduate Research and the Denman University Undergraduate Research Forums. Prereq: Honors standing, and FAES 4590.01H (590.01H) ...
Research With Distinction
AEDECON 4999 Conducting and reporting research with Distinction. Students are expected to present at the CFAES Undergraduate Research Forum and the Denman University Undergraduate Research Forum. Prereq: CPHR 3.0 overall, and GPA 3.0 or above in major, an ...