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Category: Economics Archive

The Rising Economic Discontent

Furman economics professor Robert Arden explains how Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders have energized their supporters.

Going High Tech in the South

Brooks Buffington '13 talks about getting Yik Yak off the ground and discusses the challenges facing entrepreneurs.

Furman Celebrates Commencement May 7

The university awarded 598 undergraduate and master’s degrees and presented its top academic honors during graduation exercises Saturday, May 7. Approximately 7,100 people were in attendance.

Welcome to Phi Beta Kappa

Sixty-one students joined the nation’s oldest and most prestigious academic society during a special initiation ceremony this spring.

Students explore European politics through Brussels Internship Program

Chelsey Dawson ’17 grew up reading about Europe, but until last fall, she’d never left the United States. After hearing about Furman’s fall study away program in Brussels, Belgium, and the unparalleled opportunities fellow students had enjoyed, Dawson knew she had to apply. She found the trip to be just the challenge she was looking […]