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    • The Economic Implications of Mexican Immigration in the United States 

      Sherrill, Annie; Shetler, David; Baker, Nicholas (University of the South, 2020)
      The Trump administration has put immigration reform at the forefront of its 2016 agenda. To protect American workers, this reform has reduced the number of Mexican Immigrants allowed into the United States. The purpose ...
    • The Effect of Age Dependency Ratios on Economic Growth 

      Acuff, Cameron; Oliver, Tommy (University of the South, 2020)
      In this paper, we study the effect of the Age Dependency Ratio of a country on that country’s economic growth using panel data regressed from 24 member countries of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development ...
    • Effect of Birth Order on Educational Attainment 

      Frank, Avery (University of the South, 2022-04-22)
      In 2014, 79% of parents had two or more children, and a majority of parents would agree that they want success for all of their children (Livingston 2020). Educational attainment commonly proxies for success, and birth ...
    • The Effect of Broadband Internet on RGDP in OECD Countries 

      Simonin, Alexandra (University of the South, 2021-05-07)
      This paper aims to measure the impact of broadband internet access on economic growth in OECD countries. The data for this study were collected from OECD databases and Penn World Tables. With this, annual cross-sectional ...
    • The Effect of Diversity on Revenue in Major League Baseball 

      Smyth, Alexandra; Adams, Caroline; Butler, Mary (University of the South, 2022-04-22)
      Major League Baseball’s popularity is decreasing and as such, the league seeks to diversify and increase viewership, especially among younger generations. There is not significant literature that measures the relationship ...
    • The Effect of Marijuana Decriminalization/Legalization on Crime Rates 

      Rolston, Thomas; Mata, Emmanuel; Tang, Mikaela (University of the South, 2022-04-22)
      Marijuana has become one of the most used taboo substances in the United States in the past few decades. Recent literature, as well as literature dating back to the early 2000s, have looked at how marijuana legalization ...
    • The Effect of Marital Status on Income for Women in the United States 

      Sherrill, Anna; Larkin, Hannah (University of the South, 2022-04-22)
      Research has found that marital status has many impacts on quality of life including health and life expectancy (Lawrence 2019; Maselko et al., 2009). Married women pay a marriage penalty when it comes to their own income ...
    • Effect of neurotransmitter antagonists on the sea urchin righting response and tube foot motility 

      McDonald, Morgan; Griffin, Natalie Paige; Shelley, Christopher (University of the South, 2020)
      The purple sea urchin, Strongylocentrotus purpuratus, has been extensively studied for its developmental and reproductive characteristics, but knowledge regarding the neurobiology of the adult sea urchin is lacking. ...
    • The Effect of Presidential Political Affiliation on Economic Conditions in the U.S. 

      Sipila, Alpo; Hawthorne, Dane (University of the South, 2020)
      The goal of this research is to examine the effect of presidential political affiliation on economic conditions in the US. Previous studies focus extensively on the effect of political affiliation on the stock market. We ...
    • The Effect of SAT Scores on Undergraduate Graduation Rate 

      Schorno, Alexis; Westerfeld, Elizabeth (University of the South, 2021-05)
      This paper studies the effect of SAT scores on college graduation. Due to college admissions placing heavy emphasis on these scores, high schools and families may channel resources towards SAT preparation, rather than other ...
    • The Effect of Spin On The Flight Path of A Baseball 

      Werner, Andrew (University of the South, 2020)
      This study is performed to show the effect of spin on the flight path of a baseball. Forces, such as the Magnus and drag, change the trajectory of any spinning object dramatically. Trajectories are also dependent on ...
    • Effect of text-background color combinations on saccadic frequency 

      Aldalil, Seifaldin; Gomez, Eileen; Spencer, Peter; Dueñas-Pincay, L. Daniela; Reppert, Dr. Thomas (University of the South, 2022-04-22)
      The act of reading is accomplished by making a series of rapid eye movement, also known as saccades. During reading, a major contributor to visual perception is color contrast. An appropriate color combination is necessary ...
    • The Effects of County Characteristics on Per-Pupil Lottery Expenditure: Georgia 

      Hochhausler, Jacob; Freibert, Andrew (University of the South, 2020)
      In 1993, the State of Georgia passed the Lottery for Education Act. This allowed Georgia to legalize gambling in the form of a lottery program and increase education expenditure with the profit earned from this program. ...
    • The Effects of COVID-19 on the Change in Real Estate Prices 

      Murphy, Alan; Ladson, William (University of the South, 2021-05)
      The Coronavirus pandemic disrupted the global economy as governments enacted stay-at-home orders and businesses shut down to combat the spread of the disease. These actions led to an increased prevalence of remote work in ...
    • The Effects of Education on Unemployment 

      Chan, Wen Hao; Vaughn, Abbie (University of the South, 2020)
      This is a poster for our Economics thesis by Eddie Chan and Abbie Vaughn on the effects of education on unemployment
    • The Effects of Industrial Real Estate on Residential Real Estate Prices 

      Huff, Sam; Donnelly, Max; Burnum, Daniel (University of the South, 2021-05-07)
      Amazon Inc. has been at the forefront of the consistent rise in the development of industrial warehouses and fulfillment centers. This trend has the potential to impact residential real estate values through increased job ...
    • The Effects of Mass Shooting on Backgrounds Checks in the United States 

      Rhys, Trevor; Talley, Robert; Weatherly, Walker (University of the South, 2021-05-07)
      Gun violence in America has been a national crisis for years, and the most destructive form of this crisis is mass shootings. Even in the midst of a global pandemic, the United States saw more gun violence in 2020 than it ...
    • The Effects of Necroptosis in Bone Marrow Inflammation in Mouse Models of Myelodysplastic Syndromes 

      Green, Emily; Dugger, Teresa; Hassan, Yuliya; Ramos-Narváez, Michelle; Zinkel, Sandra (University of the South, 2020)
      Myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) are a group of conditions that result when blood-forming cells in the bone marrow function abnormally and result in low numbers of one or more types of blood cells. MDS is a form of blood ...
    • The Effects of Outdoor Air Pollution on Asthma Hospitalizations 

      Lombard, Julian; Whitehead, Andrew (University of the South, 2021-05-07)
      It is widely accepted that there is a definite link between air pollution and asthma, a disease that the CDC estimates costs the U.S. Economy over $80 billion per year (ATS, 2018). Concerns about these economic and human ...
    • Electrochemical Characterization of Platinum (II) Bipyridine Liquid Crystals 

      Brumby, Breland; Bachman, Robert (University of the South, 2011-04-29)
      Liquid crystalline materials composed of a platinum center chelated by a bipyridine ring and additional ligands have been of immense interest in recent years for their interesting photochemical and electrochemical behavior. ...