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2018 Honors Papers

Recipient of the Best Individual Honors Paper Award 2018


Recipient of the Best Team Honors Paper Award 2018


Linmei Amaya, “Minor Inconvenience: Evaluating the CARD Act’s Credit Protections on Young Consumers
Faculty Advisor: Alfredo Burlando

Austin Bender, Replication of the Equity Premium & Risk-Free Rate Puzzles under a CRRA-Utility Framework
Faculty Advisor: David Evans

Blake Dressel and Natalie Valent, “Renewable Energy Policy and Employment Growth: An Examination of Environmental Policies and their Effects on Employment Rates
Faculty Advisor: Bill Harbaugh

Liam Garrett and Nate Currie, “Price Sensitivity of Demand for Higher Education

Jordan Hamada and Linnet Sim, “Machine Predictions and Contraband Hit Rates in Police Searches
Faculty Advisor: Benjamin Hansen

Jelena Hoffart, “The Oregon Health Insurance Experiment: Analyzing Government-Provided Health Insurance Take-Up Across Demographic Variables
Faculty Advisor: Benjamin Hansen

James Holste and Sam Reaves, “Predictive Modeling of Four-Year Graduation Rates via Course Difficulty

Lily Jones and Rohan Khanvilkar, “A Pathway To Success? An Examination of the PathwayOregon Program at the University of Oregon
Faculty Advisor: Bill Harbaugh

Madelyn Kunstel and Rio Lehman, “The Effect of Faculty and Student Gender on Student Success and Subject Persistence
Faculty Advisor: Bill Harbaugh