4 Things You Need to Know About the Local Economy
The West Georgia Regional Update, released recently by the University of West Georgia's Center for Business and Economic Research, had good news for the six counties that make up the region: west Georgia's economy is recovering and growing. The report, which covers Carroll, Coweta, Douglas, Haralson, Paulding and Polk Counties, highlighted new trends in the labor market, local industry and the housing market.
Economics Champions: Students Return from India with Awards and New Insights
Over the winter break, five University of West Georgia students returned from India with just as many awards in hand from the International Economic Conference near Mumbai, India. The students presented their research on global risk management at the conference and brought home the awards for Best Innovative Solution, Team Best Speaker, Team Outstanding Contributor, Best Runner-Up Presentation, and 3rd Overall.