Press Releases

Forecast shows projected effects of COVID-19 on North Dakota economy

May 5, 2020

The Center for the Study of Public Choice and Private Enterprise has published a special edition of its Economic Outlook report forecasting the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the North Dakota economy. 

NDSU to kickoff Free Speech and Open Inquiry series with a discussion on student journalism

February 11, 2020

Steven Listopad will present a Free Speech and Open Inquiry lecture on student journalism at North Dakota State University on Tuesday, Feb. 18.

NDSU to host lecture on local government consolidation

October 11, 2019

NDSU will host a Capitalism and Society lecture presented by Joshua Hall on Thursday, Oct. 17, at 5:30 p.m. in the Richard H. Barry Hall auditorium.

Panel to honor famed economist and NDSU alumnus Mancur Olson

September 26, 2019

A panel discussion honoring North Dakota native and North Dakota State University alumnus Mancur Olson is set for Friday, Oct. 4, at 4:30 p.m. in the Richard H. Barry Hall auditorium.

Food economist to present 'The Future of Food' at NDSU

April 3, 2019

NDSU will host the Capitalism and Society lecture, “The Future of Food,” on Monday, April 15 at 5:30 p.m. in the Richard H. Barry Hall auditorium.

NDSU to host Capitalism and Society lecture March 21

March 6, 2019

NDSU will host the Capitalism and Society lecture "Money and the Rule of Law" by Dr. Alexander Salter on Thursday, March 21 in the Richard H. Barry Hall auditorium.

Mancur Olson Scholars named for spring semester

February 5, 2019

The Center for the Study of Public Choice and Private Enterprise has selected students to participate in the Mancur Olson Scholars reading groups this spring.

NDSU economists study North Dakota fiscal health

December 7, 2018

The NDSU Center for the Study of Public Choice and Private Enterprise conducted an economic study of North Dakota titled “Prairie Prosperity: An Economic Guide for the State of North Dakota.”

NDSU to host blockchain conference

October 11, 2018

The NDSU Center for the Study of Public Choice and Private Enterprise is set to host the Research and Practice (RAP) on Blockchain conference Oct. 27 at the Memorial Union.

Economic freedom scholar to speak at NDSU

September 6, 2018

NDSU’s Capitalism and Society Lecture Series is hosting a presentation by economist Robert Lawson, scheduled for Monday, Sept. 17, at 5:30 p.m. in the Barry Hall AgCountry Auditorium.

Mancur Olson Scholars named for fall semester

August 29, 2018

The Center for the Study of Public Choice and Private Enterprise has selected 12 students to participate in the Mancur Olson Scholars reading group this fall.

RAP on Blockchain: Call for Papers and Presentations

June 29, 2018

It is a pleasure to invite you to RAP (Research and Practice) on Blockchain.

Workforce Development Press Conference -- Video

June 1, 2018

Spotlight on Economics: New center brings speakers, scholarships to campus

May 30, 2018

The Center for the Study of Public Choice and Private Enterprise launched a little more than one year ago in the Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics (AAE) at North Dakota State University.

Spotlight on Economics: The Monetary Role of Commodities

May 17, 2018

When I teach macroeconomics, I continually iterate to my students two facts.

Faculty fellow's research published in the Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation

April 23, 2018

An article by James Caton, a faculty fellow at the Center for Public Choice and Private Enterprise, and coauthors is being published in the Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation.

Screening of “Poverty, Inc.” documentary to feature lecture by film’s director and producer

April 12, 2018

Fighting poverty is big business, but who profits the most. The documentary “Poverty, Inc.” will be shown April 25 at the Fargo Theatre in downtown Fargo.

Noted economist to speak at NDSU

February 9, 2018

NDSU’s Capitalism and Society Lecture Series is hosting a presentation by economist Stephen Moore, scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 20, at 4 p.m. in the Barry Hall AgCountry Auditorium.

Research essay forthcoming in The Independent Review

May 1, 2017

An essay by Jeff Palm, an undergraduate research fellow at the Center for Public Choice and Private Enterprise, and Dr. Jeremy Jackson, the Center’s director, has been accepted for publication by The Independent Review.

 

 

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