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Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays from all of us here at the College of Business and Public Policy!

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Johnson (right) presents her findings during the Women Entrepreneurship Week celebration event on Oct. 16.

Green & Gold: The 49th State Ranks First When It Comes to Women Entrepreneurs

According to a recent CED report, 26 percent of all employer firms in Alaska are female-owned, which is the highest in the U.S. The majority of those businesses are less than 5 years old, with 71 percent having fewer than five employees and 15 percent earning more than $1 million in annual revenue.

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Dr. Sandra G. Ehrlich hosted the AFP CFRE Refresher workshop

Building a Strong Foundation for Nonprofit Leadership Success

CBPP Associate Professor of Management & Marketing, Dr. Sandra G. Ehrlich, hosted the Association of Fundraising Professionals, AFP CFRE Refresher workshop on November 14-15, 2018, for statewide nonprofit executives at the UA Foundation office.

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Alliana Salanguit and Johanna Richter

CBPP Economics Students "Bakken Oil Boom" Paper Published

Alliana Salanguit (Economics) and Johanna Richter (B.A. Economics) have recently had the paper "The (Uneven) Spatial Distribution of the Bakken Oil Boom", authored with Professor Alexander James, published by the University of Wisconsin Press.

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Group at the South Anchorage Farmers Market in August

Angie Zheng Asks Locals, Why Buy Alaska Grown?

In August, among the rows of white-capped tents of local artists selling handmade crafts, Alaskana memorabilia and food vendors at Anchorage’s Saturday Market, six students from UAA’s College of Business and Public Policy (CBPP) weaved their way in and out between busy shoppers and tourists, asking locals a simple question — why buy local?

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