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  • Nov 5
    CoB C-Suite Speaker Series: Kevin Dunbar

    Wednesday, November 5, 2014 | 4:00 p.m.- 5:30 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall, Room G006: College of Business Alumnus, Kevin Dunbar is the inaugural speaker for the CoB C-Suite Speaker Series. His speech is entitled "Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Leadership."

  • Nov 6
    Gilliam Center Speaker Series: Paul Cantor

    Thursday, November 6, 2014 | 5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall, G005: Paul Cantor from the University of Virginia will be giving a lecture called "Shakespeare As Entrepenuer: The Case of the Blackfriars Theater."

  • Nov 7
    Economics Seminar Series: Vipul Bhatt

    Friday, November 7, 2014 | 3:30-5:00 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall, Room 622: James Madison University's own Vipul Bhatt will be speaking this semester. His lecture is entitled "State Capitalism and Dynamics of Labor Share."

  • Nov 13
    Gilliam Center Speaker Series: Anthony Gill

    Thursday, November 13, 2014 | 5:00 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall, room G005:  Anthony Gill (Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 1994) is a professor in the Department of Political Science at the University of Washington, adjunct professor of Sociology at the UW, and a Distinguished Senior Fellow at Baylor University’s Institute for Studies of Religion. He specializes in political economy and religion & politics, with an emphasis on church-state relations, religious liberty and religious economies.

    He is author of The Political Origins of Religious Liberty (Cambridge 2007) and Rendering Unto Caesar: The Catholic Church and the State in Latin America (University of Chicago Press, 1998). Professor Gill has also published numerous journal articles, book chapters and has been a guest host for a local talk radio program. His latest endeavor is a weekly and free podcast series called Research on Religion that seeks to make social scientific studies of religion more accessible to the public.

    Currently, he is studying how governments regulate religious organizations and how this impacts the level of religiosity in society. In addition to studying religion & politics, his interests relate to methodological and analytical issues surrounding comparative political analysis, including research design, rational choice, and game theory.

    Outside of academia, Prof. Gill is interested in camping, outdoor cooking, martial arts, property rights, the Old West, and hardware stores. He is intending to write a book about the economics of hardware stores in the near future.

    Gill teaches courses in political economy and religion & politics. He was the recipient of the University of Washington's Distinguished Teaching Award in 1999.

    Click HERE for more information on this exciting speaker!

  • Nov 14
    JIN Lecturer and Nobel Prize Winner Oliver Williamson

    Friday, November 14, 2014 | 3:30-5:00 p.m. | Grafton Stovall Theater: Oliver Williamson, a Nobel Prize winner in Economics, visits the College of Business.  Williamson will present on a lecture entitled "Transaction Cost Economics: Origins and Implementation." 

    For more information about Oliver Williamson, please visit


  • Nov 15
    Academic Open House

    Saturday, November 15, 2014 | 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: JMU will be hosting an Academic Open House that will include representatives from the College of Business and other colleges. Visitors can participate in Campus tours, Residence hall tours, the Student Organization Fair and the University Recreation Center Open House.  

  • Nov 19
    Economics Seminar Series: Alan Isaac

    Tuesday, November 19, 2014 | 4:00-5:00 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall, Room G002: American University's Alan Isaac is coming to the College of Business. He will be giving a lecture called "Banking Sector Contagion with Real Sector Shocks."

  • Dec 4
    Koch Foundation Speaker: Neera Badhwar

    Thursday, December 4, 2014 | 5:00 p.m.- 6:30 p.m. | Zane Showker Hall, G005: Koch Foundation Speaker Neera Badhwar will be giving a speech entitled: "Friendship and Marketing Societies." For information about Badhwar, please visit

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