The University of Arizona

UA Economists Look Ahead to 2011-12

UANews | December 7, 2010
Gerald Swanson and Marshall Vest will offer insights and cautionary messages about the national and statewide economies at the annual Eller College Outlook Luncheon on Friday, Dec. 10, at the Westin La Paloma Resort.

BIO5 Oro Valley Facility to Fast-Track Innovation

UANews | November 18, 2010
The UA has officially dedicated its new BIO5 Oro Valley facility. The space will allow the University to expand its efforts to get new therapies and drug discoveries to the market and patients faster.

UA Economics Professor to Study Rural Hospital Program

UANews | November 17, 2010
A two-year, $500,000 grant will go toward a project to assess the effectiveness of 1997 federal legislation that financially helps qualified hospitals. Gautam Gowisankaran and his colleagues will conduct the research.

National Experts Convene for UA Wildfire Symposium

UANews | November 9, 2010
UA professor Dean Lueck has co-coordinated a symposium that is drawing law and economics experts from around the nation and Australia to discuss and develop research papers to help improve policy around wildfire management.

New UA Corporation to Advance Commercialization of Research Discoveries

UANews | October 28, 2010
The UA is creating a non-profit corporation to better handle technology transfer functions and bring research-generated ideas to market.

UA-Led Study to Check Accuracy of Credit Bureaus

UANews | October 27, 2010
Researchers from the UA Norton School and two other institutions will conduct a year-long study to assess how well three huge credit agencies portray the creditworthiness of individuals.