Guide to the Department of Economics Records, 1978-1999

Summary Information

Title: Department of Economics Records, 1978-1999
Collection: UA.5085
Extent: 3.0 linear feet (6 boxes)
Abstract:

The Department of Economics currently operates within the John A. Walker College of Business and offers undergraduate coursework leading to a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, with a variety of concentrations. These records contain administrative and departmental files dating 1978-1999.

Creator: Department of Economics

Biographical/Historical Note

The Department of Economics currently operates within the John A. Walker College of Business and offers undergraduate coursework leading to a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, with a variety of concentrations. The department also offers graduate coursework as part of the Masters of Business Administration program. Though economics classes have been offered for some time at Appalachian, the Department of Economics and Business was established in 1967. In 1972, as the College of Business was established, the Department of Economics became its own department.

Scope and Contents

The Department of Economics Records contain administrative and departmental files dating 1978-1999. Administrative files include correspondence, minutes, and reports. Departmental files include graduate course curricula, affirmative action publications, department guidelines, meeting minutes, reports, contracts and faculty information.

Arrangement

This collection has not yet been fully processed.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. Individual accessions may have access restrictions due to the presence of confidential information. Restrictions are noted in the Accessions List, where applicable.

Acquisitions Information

These records were transferred to the University Archives in multiple accessions.

Processing Information

This record group has been minimally arranged and described in summary but has not yet been merged into a single collection. The record group currently consists of numerous individual accessions listed below.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], UA.5085: Department of Economics Records, University Archives, Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., USA.

Container List

The following accession list links to inventories of records received and added to this record group.

UA.2005.149: Department of Economics Administrative Files, 1978-1980 [Restricted for personal information]

UA.2005.178: Department of Economics Administrative Records, 1979-1982 [Restricted for personal information]

UA.2006.211: Economics Departmental Records, 1980-1999

UA.2006.212: Deparment of Economics: Departmental Files, 1984-1999