Economics of Disasters

Are disasters good for the economy?
When disaster strikes, what can markets do?
What can government do? What can we do?

Date: Saturday, October 18

Times: 9 am to 4 pm

Location: UNO - Mammel Hall

Benefits: All K-12 teachers and pre-service teachers will receive a $75 stipend, lunch, and a great day of professional development.

Deposit Required: $25 check mailed to UNO Center which will be returned at the end of the event.

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Money Smart Kid Essay

Money Smart
Grades 6 through 8

Must be postmarked by October 31, 2014

Cash Prizes:
1st place - $500
2nd place - $250
3rd place - $100

Entry Form

Inequality for All

Money Smart Week kick off event!
Movie screening and panel discussion

Date: Thursday, November 6

Times: 6 to 9 pm

Location: UNL - Ross Theater

Cost: None

Additional Details Coming Soon

2015 Personal Finance Institute

Date: July 14 - July 16

Location: Central Community College, Norfolk, NE

Audience: Personal Finance Teachers

Tentative Agenda

Registration Coming Soon


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