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Financial Crisis Seminar (October 6, 2008)
Philip Abbott, Michael Boehlje, Sugato Chakravarty, Larry DeBoer and David Hummels spoke about the financial crisis during a panel discussion on Purdue's West Lafayette campus. Purdue University economists said an ailing financial industry is going to need strong medicine to pull out of a deepening credit crunch brought on by risky loans and deregulation.
* News release: Economists: Tough measures needed to cure economic ills

Krannert School Discussion Of The U.S. Financial Crisis
On October 3, Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management held a faculty panel discussion about the causes and implications of the current financial crisis facing the United States. That same day, the House of Representatives passed a $700 billion bailout bill previously approved by the Senate; President Bush immediately signed the bill into effect.



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May 21, 2018

Introducing a Special Issue of Agricultural Economics on the World Food Crisis of 2007-08More

Now accepting applications for Natural Resources Leadership Development InstituteMore

Considering becoming an Agricultural Economics student? Please visit our Future Student pages.More

USDA National Needs Fellowships In The Economics Of Alternative Energy are available. For more information, download the pdf. More

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