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Abraham--Fred J. (Economics Faculty)

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1 Rental talks continue
Rouse--Amber Marie (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 111:20, p.2
11/6/2014 The City of Cedar Falls continues to plan the changes set for rental properties around campus.
2 Facebook: UNI professors you loved
Northern Iowa Today 95:2, p.2
6/1/2012 Excerpts from Facebook comments about favorite faculty members; photo.
3 Award nominations sought for UNI faculty engaged with community; Community Engagement Awards recognize involvement through teaching, research
Public Relations News Release 2009:217, p.1
1/11/2010 Veridian Credit Union will fund up to five Community Engagement awards, one for a faculty member in each of UNI's five undergraduate colleges: Business Administration, Education, Humanities and Fine Arts, Natural Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences.
4 UNI faculty to be recognized for community engagement
Public Relations News Release 2008:440, p.1
4/3/2009 The 2009 Veridian Credit Union Community Engagement Award recipients are: Fred Abraham, Cliff Chancey, Richard Featherstone, Linda Nebbe, and Gabriela Olivares-Cuhat.
5 Schools from across Iowa to compete in the National Economics Challenge at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2008:433, p.1
4/1/2009 The only national economics challenge for high school students, its purpose is to honor and reward high achievers through competition, and to showcase outstanding high school economics courses and teachers according to Fred Abraham.
6 UNI College of Business Administration establishes international economics professorship
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
5/3/2006 Money donated by the late Lawrence Jepson funds program to teach students about international economics in association with partner university in Moscow, Russia.
7 Free trade vs. Protectionism
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
4/24/2006 UNI professor of Economics gives different sides to argument.
8 Government changes rules as more Americans find themselves in debt
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
10/7/2005 Federal government has raised the minimum percentage that must be paid.
9 Social Security not just your grandparent's concern anymore
Crane--Ryan P. (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 101:40, p.4
2/25/2005 The current concerns about Social Security and the need to invest for retirement are highlighted.
10 Privatization of social security not risk-free
Public Relations News Release 2004:0, p.1
2/7/2005 Privatization would be expensive for the federal government.
11 Supplies scarce after budget cuts of last year
Hennigan--Gregg (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:43, p.1
3/12/2002 The budget cuts of last year are not only causing larger class sizes and fewer faculty, but some professors are now severely limited on the number of photocopies they can make for classes.
12 UNI professor thinks latest drop in interest rates might be the last
Public Relations News Release 2001:242, p.1
12/18/2001 Fred Abraham claims that the government has lowered interest rates for the last time.
13 Changing face of layoffs in the workplace
Public Relations News Release 2000:0, p.1
5/28/2001 Fred Abraham talks about how businesses face the problem of laying off workers.
14 Oil prices fall as output increases
Hardin--Brent (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:60, p.1
7/14/2000 Gasoline prices were at their all time high because of decreased national supply and compliance with emissions regulations; photo.
15 Provost search moves to next step
Campus News Network 9:11, p.1
1/25/1999 Committee has narrowed the field of candidates and asked them to answer a list of questions to narrow the field.
16 Provost search process plods on; review of applicants begins today
Nolt--Teresa (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:29, p.1
1/15/1999 Applications are due today for position.
17 Search for Provost begins
Northern Iowa Today 83:1, p.21
1/1/1999 List of search team members.
18 Search for Provost under way
Campus News Network 9:7, p.1
11/9/1998 Committee named for search for new Vice President of Academic Affairs and Provost to replace Nancy Marlin; interim provost is Aaron Podolefsky.
19 Search for new provost is on
Copley--Jaime R. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:20, p.2
11/6/1998 Search is beginning now for a new vice president for academic affairs and provost.
20 Applause for June 21 Obiter Scripta
Northern Iowan 92:59, p.4
7/12/1996 Likes Abraham column on personal responsibility.
21 Recently/soon to be published: Albert Gilgen
Campus News Network 6:1, p.Insert 1
9/5/1995 Albert Gilgen co-edited a book with Frederick Abraham called "Chaos Theory in Psychology".
22 Not a Gattastrophe
Public Relations News Release 1994:179, p.1
12/12/1994 GATT positive and negative aspects are examined.
23 University of Northern Iowa student research published.
Public Relations News Release 1993:50, p.1
9/16/1993 UNI students contribute articles to "Draftings", a student journal of research and writing. Philip Fass presented his portfolio book at the summer meeting of Haiku Society of America at Columbia University.
24 Homework.
Public Relations News Release 1993:31, p.1
9/6/1993 Fred Abraham suggests that many employees may be working from their homes in the future.
25 Topics for discussion at UNI announced
Public Relations News Release 1993:22, p.1
8/30/1993 This week's topics for discussion include Islamic fundamentalism and labor day story ideas.
26 Northern Iowa sources for this week's topics in the news:
Public Relations News Release 1992:356, p.1
2/15/1993 The Clinton economic policy, getting in shape for a marathon, and president's day are the topics for discussion this week.
27 Ken McCormick of University of Northern Iowa receives grant from National Endowment for the Humanities
Public Relations News Release 1992:149, p.1
10/26/1992 Kenneth McCormick has been named winner of a $54,000 Grant.
28 Northern Iowa sources for this week's topics in the news
Public Relations News Release 1992:78, p.1
9/21/1992 Problems in the European Economic Community, health insurance trends, and credit card competition can be discussed with the help of three faculty members from UNI.
29 Which candidate will come through with the jumper cables?
Public Relations News Release 1992:49, p.1
9/14/1992 Fred Abraham states that the Bush trickle down economic theory has not been working well.
30 Northern Iowa sources for this week's topics in the news
Public Relations News Release 1992:46, p.1
9/8/1992 Topics for this week include athletic trainer can have positive influence and can he 'fed' stimulate economy.
31 Fred Abraham and Butch Bender
Campus News Network 2:18, p.Insert 2
6/8/1992 Receive awards from AEOP.
32 UNI-AEOP honors administrator, professional of year, installs new officers
Public Relations News Release 1991:645, p.1
5/12/1992 University of Northern Iowa Association of Educational Office Personnel announced award winners, elected officers, and honored retirees at a recent dinner.
33 Urbandale senior at University of Northern Iowa will pursue graduate work in the economics of the former Soviet Union
Public Relations News Release 1991:578, p.1
4/20/1992 Charles Hawkins plans to study the economics of the former Soviet Union in graduate school at the University of Iowa.
34 Northern Iowa sources for this week's topics in the news:
Public Relations News Release 1991:304, p.1
1/6/1992 Faculty listed to provide additional information on topics including gambling in Iowa, reorganization of Soviet Union, sex/AIDS education, and overextended kids.
35 Remembering Reagonomics--an economic policy with long-lasting affects.
Public Relations News Release 1991:8, p.1
8/26/1991 Professor Abraham challenges the basis for Reagonomics.
36 U. S. economy could suffer severe effects if Persian Gulf War lasts longer than a year, economist says
Public Relations News Release 1990:325, p.1
1/31/1991 Fred Abraham states that the length of the Persian Gulf War will have differing effects on the economy.
37 The war is on--how will it affect our sagging economy?
Public Relations News Release 1990:302, p.1
1/28/1991 Professor Fred Abraham doubts the war will push the U.S. into a depression.
38 Business professors are more than associates
Johnston--Krista L. (Class of 1992)
Northern Iowan 87:23, p.7
11/20/1990 Brothers Fred and Ron Abraham are professors in the College of Business Administration; photo.
39 Could the Mideast crisis throw the economy into a recession?
Public Relations News Release 1990:18, p.1
9/3/1990 Concern about the effects of the Mideast oil crisis on the United States economy.
40 Funny money... it time to change our change.
Public Relations News Release 1988:576, p.1
7/31/1989 Fred Abraham says we're due for a change Vending machine companies are hoping to see the return of a dollar coin, because dollar bill changers in vending machines cost over $400, while coin sorter costs less than $20.
41 Are we in the midst of a "couch potato" recession? Blame the yuppies.
Public Relations News Release 1988:570, p.1
7/24/1989 Staying home, eating "in" instead of out, and redirecting how they spend money may be one reason the economy is experiencing a slight recession. Fred Abraham says a spending slowdown doesn't necessarily mean we're headed for a major recession.
42 Bringing the world to Northern Iowa
Witt--William G. (Class of 1972; Public Information Services Staff; General Assembly Member)
Northern Iowa Today 73:1, p.12
7/1/1989 Survey of recent efforts at UNI to enhance international dimension to education; involves bringing more international students to campus and including international aspects in classes.
43 Will the economy take a downturn? Economists say positively maybe.
Public Relations News Release 1988:201, p.1
12/12/1988 Fred Abraham says there is no doubt that another recession will occur. Abraham and other economists says the years '90 to '92 appear to be likely "down' years.
44 'Elvis Lives' wins UNI College Bowl Tournament; all-star team to be chosen for regional competition.
Public Relations News Release 1988:0, p.1
11/29/1988 College Bowl teams competed for toss-up questions, covering a vast array of subjects, by buzzing in quickly with correct answers. Winners received Hardee's gift certificates.
45 The greatest economic calamity that never happened.
Public Relations News Release 1988:102, p.1
10/17/1988 On October 19 of 1987, the stock market took its worst one day tumble in history. Fred Abraham says the market has rebounded largely because people have confidence in stocks as a way to make money.
46 New Prez could inherit recession, but economy almost depression proof.
Public Relations News Release 1988:520, p.1
8/4/1988 Recession could occur. Fred Abraham compares Bush-Dukakis winner to Herbert Hoover's inheriting a bad economy in 1928.
47 Northern Iowa economist: summer vacations in U.S. will be big this year.
Public Relations News Release 1988:474, p.1
6/20/1988 Fred Abraham explains that with the value of the dollar as low as it is against foreign currencies, both Americans and foreigners will find their best vacation value right here in the United States.
48 Regents hike room, board rates 6.5 percent
Reicks--Rodney Eugene (Class of 1988)
Northern Iowan 84:49, p.1
4/1/1988 Double room with full board will be $2150; list of faculty receiving promotion and tenure; approve window and heating project in Bender Hall.
49 Regents approve promotions of 19, tenure for 13 Northern Iowa faculty members
Public Relations News Release 1987:324, p.1
3/24/1988 The Board of Regents approves nineteen promotions of associate professors and assistant professors, as well as tenure for thirteen.
50 Foreign banks' finger in the dollar's dike won't be enough to fix it
Public Relations News Release 1987:194, p.1
1/5/1988 Professor Fred Abraham explains that overseas banking will be insufficient in stabilizing the U. S. dollar.


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