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2011 Edition of the Lancaster Economy Report available

Lancaster Sunday News covers the 2011 edition of the Lancaster Economy Report; Read the the article on LancasterOnline.

Fellows present at National Conferences on Undergraduate Research

The Seachrist Fellows of the Local Economy Center presented their latest research at the 2011 National Conferences on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) at Ithaca College, NY, March 31-April 2. NCUR, established in 1987, is dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity in all fields of study.

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LEC Fellows (left to right): Back - Drew Mitstifer, Jun Lee, Alejandro Alfaro Aco, Curzio Okado; Front - Pete Cellini, Christine Cheah, Matthew Flynn; Not Pictured - Colin Albright, Katie Burke, Matt Kinney

The paper presented by the fellows is titled "Local Area Economic Analysis: An Examination of a Regional Economy" and explores the strengths and weaknesses of the Lancaster Economy in the context of the economic downturn and longer-term structural changes in the US economy. It will be published in the forthcoming NCUR conference proceedings.

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