4th Annual Urban Economic Policy Conference: Topics in Education

Gerri C. LeBow Hall
3220 Market Street
Rm. 220 "DiPiero Grand Meeting Room"
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Join Drexel University’s School of Economics and Econsult Solutions Inc. for a dynamic discussion about urban economic policy relating to education.


12:00 p.m. Registration and Lunch

12:30 p.m.

Keynote: Inequality in Eduction

Susan M. Dynarski, PhD, Professor of Public Policy, Education and Economics, University of Michigan

2:00 p.m.

Panel I: Education Policy, K - 12

Moderator: Stephen P. Mullin, President, Econsult Solutions Inc.


Sarah A. Cordes, Assistant Professor, Policy, Organizational, & Leadership Studies, Temple University

Loree D. Jones, Chief of Staff, Rutgers University-Camden

Leroy D. Nunery II, EdD, Founder and Principal, PlusUltre LLC and Senior Advisor, Econsult Solutions Inc.

3:30 p.m.

Panel II: Higher Education and Implications for Urban Workforce

Moderator: Christopher Laincz, PhD, Director, PhD Program and Associate Professor, Economics, Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business


Paul Harrington, PhD, Professor, Higher Education, Drexel University’s School of Education

5:00 p.m. Reception


Who should attend?


  • Faculty
  • Staff
  • PhD
  • Students
  • Alumni
  • Business
  • Higher Education
  • Government
  • Non-profit


  • Economics
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