Short Talks From the Hill

online as a podcast
  • Hosted by Matt McGowan

Short Talks From The Hill is a podcast highlighting research and scholarly work at the University of Arkansas campus. Each segment features a university researcher discussing his or her work.

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Understanding the Federal Reserve and the Housing and Credit Crises

Jan 9, 2017
University of Arkansas

Tim Yeager, professor of finance in the Sam M. Walton College of Business, discusses the Federal Reserve, where he worked for many years, and the housing and credit crises of the early 2000s.

Searching For the Saw-Whet Owl

Dec 20, 2016
University of Arkansas

Mitchell Pruitt is a graduate student in the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences. In a podcast recorded in the winter of 2015, he describes a project to study the migration patterns of the elusive northern saw-whet owl.

Bet Your Bottom Dollar

Nov 21, 2016
University of Arkansas

Robin Soster, assistant professor of marketing in the Sam M. Walton College of Business, discusses her research on the so-called "bottom-dollar effect," how spending our last dollar affects the way we feel about purchases.