The Your Wealth Lecture series is a program of the Center for Economic Education and Entrepreneurship, with the collaboration of other organizations and groups at NMU. The series is designed to introduce new economic ideas and contribute to the economic and financial literacy and to promote entrepreneurship in the region.
Winter 2016 Lectures
Financing your future
A two-part workshop:
- The Economics of Career Planning. March 16, 2016 5:30pm
- Student Debt, Friend or Foe, April 13, 2016 5:30pm
Most would agree that college education is a good investment. However, like with any debt, when is worth it? When does it make economic sense and when does it not? An important factor to consider is what your career is going to look like. Certainly, you need to make the best possible investment. Knowing your comparative advantage based on your preferences, your education, your experience, and what the market is demanding is important. But it doesn’t end there, you need to be entrepreneurial about it.
Dr. Tawni H. Ferrarini, Sam M. Cohodas Professor
Dr. Hugo Eyzaguirre, Director, Center for Economic Education and Entrepreneurship
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