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bike to work day

Dr. Kevin Berry Analyzes Bike to Work Day

Institute of Social and Economic Research (ISER) Assistant Professor of Economics, Dr. Kevin Berry, recently published a report for Bike Anchorage and the Municipality of Anchorage estimating and evaluating the impact of organized promotional events on the number of individuals cycling to work in Anchorage, Alaska, specifically “Bike to Work Day” (BTWD).

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Brian Kraft

CBPP Alum Featured in Green & Gold

After opening that first lodge in 1997, Kraft and company acquired new lodges in Kodiak in 2002, King Salmon in 2008 and the aforementioned Bristol Bay Lodge in 2012 – however, he’s since sold his stake in the Kodiak and King Salmon properties.

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the elodea plant

Dr. Tobias Schwoerer Featured by KTUU

The Institute of Social and Economic Research’s Dr. Tobias Schwoerer, was featured by KTUU to discuss elodea and its potential impact on Alaska’s salmon industry, should the state be unsuccessful in eradicating the invasive aquatic plant.

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Dr. Chad Briggs on KTVA

Dr. Chad Briggs Talks Climate Change on KTVA

"For the military, they're really concerned about things like installations," said Chad Briggs, Director of Public Policy and Administration for the University of Alaska Anchorage's College of Business and Public Policy. "If you have installations that are built on permafrost and that's going to be melting. If you have wildfires that are going to be affecting energy lines. Whether they have to be protecting pipelines or power lines. It affects sort of how they're going to be planning for the future."

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ANSEP for Business

The College of Business and Public Policy (CBPP) has partnered with the Alaska Native Science and Engineering Program (ANSEP) who will now be supporting students pursuing bachelor's degrees in the college of business programs including accounting, business management, economics, finance, and more through the ANSEP University Success academic learning community.

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