Faculty in the News: Dec. 18, 2008

Al Niemi, Dean, Cox School of Business, presented his 2009 economic forecast for the Bank of North Georgia Dec. 3, 2008. He was quoted on the recession and its impact on the state of Georgia in The Gwinnett Herald Dec. 12, 2008.

Ravi Batra, Economics, Dedman College, talked about the importance to the U.S. economy of creating domestic manufacturing jobs in the November/December 2008 issue of Mother Jones magazine.

Marie-Luise Gaettens, Foreign Languages and Literatures, Dedman College, discussed the increasing importance of being able to speak more than one language for business purposes with The Dallas Morning News Dec. 16, 2008.

Kevin Lambert, Counseling and Psychiatric Services, talked about increases in stress and violence during the holidays with The Dallas Morning News Dec. 14, 2008.

Bruce Bullock, Maguire Energy Institute, Cox School of Business, discussed the fact that lower gas prices have not yet translated to lower food prices with FOX 4 News Dec. 10, 2008.

Matthew Wilson, Political Science, Dedman College, discussed how religion influences culture and politics with The Dallas Morning News Dec. 13, 2008.

Cal Jillson, Political Science, Dedman College, talked about the propriety of President-Elect Barack Obama seeking input into the appointment of a successor to his Senate seat with The National Post of Canada Dec. 16, 2008.