Welcome to the Research section of the Department of Economics.  Below you will find sources of data ( from global to local or vice versa if you prefer), publications of interest to those with an economic mindset and information on presentations that have been held here or will be held here in the "relatively near" future.


Spring 2014 Undergraduate Poster Exhibit

Undergraduate college students are invited to present your research in economics at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland on Friday, May 2, 2014. Federal Reserve economists, research analysits and faculty from other area institutions will review your poster exhibit to learn more about your research. First, second and third place prizes will be awarded. Learn more about participating in this event: Poster competition.

This poster exhibit is being presented by the University of Akron and the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland.

Research Spotlight: Economics

Dr. Rohlins Geographical location researdh

Dr. Shawn Rohlins of the UA Department of Economics was recently interviewed on a Syracuse, NY TV station with regards tp profiling data used by the Syracuse PD. Learn More