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Economic Outlook Conference: February 20, 2014

February 21, 2014, by College of Business Staff Presentations Permission to reprint these presentations has been granted by each presenter. For more information contact Sara Patricolo, email spatrico@nmsu.edu, 575.646.2066. NMSU: Dr. Jim Peach. Economic Outlook Conference: Feb. 20, 2014 Wells Fargo: Eugenio Aleman. Economic Outlook Conference: Feb. 20, 2014 The 2014 Economic More »

NMSU Business Outlook: February 2014

A Short Note to New Subscribers Welcome new subscribers! NMSU Business Outlook is a free, monthly online publication sponsored by NMSU’s College of Business. It’s written for business practitioners and laypersons like you. If you prefer not to receive these subscriber emails, which link to each new monthly issue, please contact me at mhyman@nmsu.edu and I’ll remove your email address from More »

Las Cruces selected as USDA Southwest Regional Climate Hub

February 5, 2014 by Emily C. Kelley, NMSU News Center Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced today the locations for seven Regional Hubs for Risk Adaptation and Mitigation to Climate Change. “Climate Hubs” will address increasing risks such as fires, invasive pests, devastating floods and crippling droughts on a regional basis, aiming to translate science and research into information More »

KRWG News: Economist: Wage Increase Not Significant Problem

KRWG News Published on Jan 29, 2014 (LAS CRUCES) -- Economics professor at NMSU Chris Erickson taught for years that a minimum wage increase would hurt businesses. For the first time, he is changing that statement. "An increase in the minimum wage appears to have almost no impact on employment." President Obama said in his State of the Union Address that he would issue an exec More »

NMSU partners with Wells Fargo to present economic forecast for 2014

January 29, 2014 by Amanda Bradford, NMSU News Center The free conference kicks off with a reception at 9:30 a.m. Feb. 20, followed by the economists’ presentations from 10 to 11:30 a.m., all at the Las Cruces Convention Center. Event registration is available online at http://business.nmsu.edu/events or by phone through Judy Wetzel at 575-521-6849. While most of the coun More »

NMSU Business Outlook: January 2014

A Short Note to New Subscribers Welcome new subscribers! NMSU Business Outlook is a free, monthly online publication sponsored by NMSU’s College of Business. It’s written for business practitioners and laypersons like you. If you prefer not to receive these subscriber emails, which link to each new monthly issue, please contact me at mhyman@nmsu.edu and I’ll remove your email address from More »

NMSU Business Outlook: December 2013

Visit our new NMSUBO homepage Is There a New Mexico Brain Drain? Dr. Jim Peach, NMSU Mr. David Saucedo de la Fuente, NMSU A brain drain is said to occur when highly educated and highly skilled people leave their native region to pursue opportunities elsewhere. Discussion and analysis of a brain drain and its consequences usually occur in an international context, but in a large nat More »