Reactions: Chinese currency and the global markets

image of Chinese currency

We’ve seen stock markets around the globe fall dramatically. Though some look to the Chinese currency, Professor of Economics Kevin Zhang says the fall in global markets is not caused by China’s yuan.

Where are they now: Virginia Owen

Virginia Owen

While an undergraduate studying mathematics and economics at Illinois State, Virginia Owen ’62 never envisioned she would return as faculty and make the University her home for more than three decades.

Conflict with Iran, Global Oil Market Subject of Seminar Oct. 20

Microphone at the speech podium

“Assessing the Impact of the Conflict between Iran and the West on the Global Oil Market” will be the subject of a presentation by Hadi Salehi Esfahani on Wednesday, Oct. 20, from 12-1 p.m. in the Bone Student Center Third Floor East Lounge. The event is free and open to the public.