Faculty + Research

Vital statistics: Privacy vs. accuracy in public policy choices

By Matt Weeks

Nov. 13, 2018

Research looks to balance public good with modern privacy concerns

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$5 million grant to help reduce energy costs of indoor farming

By Merritt Melancon

Nov. 13, 2018

Energy informatics experts from Terry College will contribute to USDA research project

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Guiding data-driven decisions

By Matt Weeks

Jeff Humphreys

Nov. 12, 2018

Making smart economic policy requires solid data at the fingertips of lawmakers. At the federal level, the U.S. government relies on agencies like the U.S. Census Bureau and the Federal Reserve Board. In Georgia, public officials often turn to Jeff Humphreys.

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Twice in a lifetime

By Matt Weeks

Nov. 8, 2018

Numbers govern our lives. Bank account balances, blood pressure, SAT scores -- they help define who we are and where we're going. Some numbers affecting our daily lives are beyond our control -- age, height and U.S. GDP -- while others, such as the calories we consume, are up to us.

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The gold standard for economic forecasts

By Doug Monroe

Georgia Economic Outlook

Nov. 8, 2018

For decades the Selig Center for Economic Growth, and its director Jeffrey Humphreys, have mined the numbers to offer Georgia the 'gold standard for economic forecasts'

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Down beat: David Lowery discusses the future of artists' rights

By Charles McNair

David Lowery

Nov. 8, 2018

The advent of internet music access rocked the economic model that once supported mid- and lower-tier artists. Music stalwart and Terry lecturer David Lowery advocates for 'rights holders' in a discordant system

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