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Department of Economics

University of Mississippi


The Center for Economic Science and Economic Education was founded in July 2012.

The CESEE’s current activities include

  • Serving as the liaison for the Department of Economics to the Economic and Community Development Work Group. (The ECDWG is an informal collaboration of several University organizations with interests related to community and economic development. Rick Duke, Executive Director of Insight Park, chairs the group; Insight Park is the University’s research park.)
  • Assisting the Mississippi Council on Economic Education in delivering its Master Teacher of Economics program to high school teachers in the northern part of the State. Through the MCEE, the UM CESEE also partners with related Centers at Mississippi State University, Delta State University, the University of Southern Mississippi, Mississippi College, and Millsaps College.

For more information, contact Dr. Mark Van Boening, CESEE director.