Congratulations to the 2014-15 Economics Music Video Contest winners!

Please check out the Economics video webpage to see the complete list of winners. Thank you everyone!

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Twelve Finalists Announced

We are happy to announce the 2014 Twelve Finalists of Economics Music Video Contest, “Markets Promote Peace.” Click HERE to see the latest playlist.

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Thank you so much to all of the students and professors who participated in this video contest. Thank you also to those who voted for their favorite videos. The winners of this contest will be announced soon. If you would like to view all of the 2014 entries on our playlist on YouTube, click here.

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Economics Music Video Contest


2014 Markets Promote Peace Flier


The contest is open to high school, college, and graduate students.

Click here for full contest details.


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Watch here Stringham’s latest appearance on The Blaze TV with Andrew Wilkow

We have seen Dr. Stringham on The John Stossel Show on Fox Business in February 2013. Last February 4, 2014, Stringham appeared on The Blaze TV with Andrew Wilkow, which aired at 7:00 p.m.

Wilkow! airs on The Blaze TV, is a news and entertainment network founded by talk radio personality Glenn Beck.

Stringham talked about a new Fed study that suggests the U.S. Labor Market is rosier than thought.

The link to the video is:

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Stringham to Deliver a Talk at the Financial Policy Council in New York City


Fayetteville, NC, Friday, November 15, 2013 — Professor Stringham will be the main speaker at the Financial Policy Council event Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 in New York City. It will be held at The Graduate Center / CUNY. He will discuss private regulation as an alternative to government regulation. To read more about the news, visit To learn more about the Financial Policy Council, visit

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“AB 1229 Will Make Housing More Expensive”


We can all agree that housing in California is very expensive and out of reach for many. Governor Brown is considering a measure that will authorize cities throughout California to implement inclusionary zoning ordinances. This measure, AB 1229, should be vetoed, as it would make housing in California less affordable. Read more about Stringham’s article,”AB 1229 Will Make Housing More Expensive,” published Thursday, September 26, 2013 in Fox&Hounds.

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Ahead of the Class!

U.S. Aiways Magazine Features the Uniqueness of FSU’s Courses!

Writer Nancy Oakley of U.S. Airways Magazine wrote an article, entitled “Ahead of the Class: Fayetteville State University is gaining notice for its unique curriculum.”

Part of the article states that “FSU’s School of Business and Economics ranks third in North Carolina, and it’s easy to see why. With a rare accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, FSU attracts the best and the brightest to its faculty. Among them is Edward Stringham, PhD, FSU’s endowed chair for Capitalism and Free Enterprise, and editor of the Journal of Private Enterprise. “He could have gone anywhere,” Anderson says. “But he chose FSU because of the things we’re doing with entrepreneurship.

To read the article, visit

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