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Prices rising steeply in Augusta for Masters Week

...There's only a certain number of restaurant tables that can be filled," said Simon Medcalfe, associate professor of finance at Georgia Regents University. "There's only a certain number of hotel rooms that can be filled. The short-term...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-04-03/prices-risi
Economic breakfast: Augusta tops in job growth, but could use quality of life improvement

...delivered Georgia Regents University's economic forecast at a business breakfast on campus Wednesday.Medcalfe, a professor of finance, said Augusta was the fastest growing metro area in the state in 2014 for jobs."If it wasn't for the ice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-28/economic-br
Augusta area rental market remaining hot

...Washington-based company found.Many local communities saw rent prices hold steady last year, said Simon Medcalfe, a professor of finance at Georgia Regents University's James M. Hull College of Business.Prices in Aiken County spiked the highest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-07/augusta-are
Augusta area expects to continue economic growth in 2015

...improved in 2014."It was a very good year. Unemployment was down. Employment was up," said Simon Medcalfe, a professor of finance at Georgia Regents University's James M. Hull College of Business. "We were the fastest-growing metropolitan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-01-03/augusta-are
Newsmakers

Elizabeth McDaniel, of Augusta, has been named to the dean's list at Crowder College, Neosho, Mo.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2007-07-26/newsmakers
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Working our way up: Augusta area sees job growth

...find work."At some point you hope it will be exponential instead of slow growth," said Simon Medcalfe, a professor of finance at Augusta State University.Monthly employment reports that show 300 to 500 more jobs will be an indicator of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2010-11-21/working-our
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Fed's 'Twist' strategy has mixed impact on consumers

...money-market accounts "from next to zero to something that isn't quite as bad," said James Angel, an associate professor of finance at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business. But that's not assured.The Fed's reshuffling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-09-22/feds-twist-strategy-has-mi
Augusta State professor pens case study on downtown baseball stadium

...community to make the best decisions for the economic development of our city," said Simon Medcalfe, an assistant professor of finance at ASU.The 12-page case study lays out existing research on a proposal from GreenJackets owner Ripken Baseball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/greenjackets/2012-01-04/augusta-sta
Economic variables can predict winners

...Andrefs put their chances of making the semifinals at 9.6 percent but probably enough to make the top 16. They start their world cup schedule on Saturday against England.Simon Medcalfe is a professor of finance at Augusta State University.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2010-06-06/economic-var
Price of gold takes plunge

...investment."It's difficult to forecast, but I think the gold bull market is over," said Cetin Ciner, a professor of finance at the University of North Carolina-Wilmington. He likened the surge in gold to dot-com stocks before they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-04-04/has-gold-rush-ended