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Lecture and Workshop on World Development Report 2015: Mind, Society, and Behavior
Karla Hoff, senior research economist at the World Bank will open a development workshop on Mind, Society, and Behavior with a presentation from 3:30 to 5 PM in McClelland Park 105 on Thursday, April 16. On Friday, April 17, a series of panels on the subject will be held beginning at 9AM in Marley 230.

The University of Arizonaís Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics Ranks 11th in National Ranking
The M.S. program in agricultural and resource economics (AREC) was recently ranked as 11th in a ranking of 137 masterís programs in economics. If compared only to public universities, the program ranks 7th. The ranking is particularly interesting because no masterís program in agricultural and resource economics ranked higher than Arizonaís.

New Publication Available
The Contribution of the Beef Industry to the Arizona Economy is now available for download. Produced by AREC faculty members Ashley Kerna, George Frisvold, Russ Tronstad, and Trent Teegerstrom, the report provides an analysis of the beef industry in Arizona as a whole as well as two-page snapshots of the beef industry in each of Arizona's counties.