Mixed Consumer Spending Patterns Confusing Retailers, Economic Forecast Says

Posted On August 27, 2014
Categories Campus News

ATLANTA – Mixed consumer spending patterns are flummoxing retailers, car dealers, economists and policymakers who make plans and projections based on their behavior, according to Rajeev Dhawan of the Economic Forecasting Center at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business.

“It’s a rascal of a recovery.” Dhawan writes in his “Forecast of The… more »

Center Awarded $600,000 Grant To Help Children And Youth With Autism

Posted On August 27, 2014
Categories Campus News

ATLANTA—Georgia State University’s Center for Leadership in Disability (CLD) has received a two-year, $600,000 grant from the Maternal and Child Health Bureau of the Health Resources and Services Administration to support implementation of the Autism Plan for Georgia, aimed at improving services for children and youth with autism spectrum disorder.

In preparing for this project,… more »

Georgia State Offers Common Application For Prospective Students

Posted On August 27, 2014
Categories Campus News

ATLANTA—Georgia State University has introduced the Common Application for prospective undergraduate students, joining about 500 colleges and universities in a program aimed at simplifying the college admissions process.

The standardized Common Application reduces wasteful duplication because students can complete one application and submit it to a number of schools at once rather than completing individual… more »

 
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