Tue, October 01, 2019
Faculty in the News, Oct. 1
NOTE: Faculty, if you are interviewed and quoted by news media, or if your work has been cited, and you have an online link to the article or video, please let us know. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
CSUSB finance professor James Estes discusses credit cards and foreign transaction fees
James Estes, Cal State San Bernardino professor of finance, was featured in an “Ask the Experts” question-and-answer section on the personal finance website’s page about credit cards and foreign transaction fees.
Q: Do you think most people know whether their credit cards have foreign transaction fees?
A: Again, in the higher spending categories who travel internationally yes. For most individuals who only occasionally or seldom travel overseas no.
Read more at “Ask the Experts.”
Alemayehu G. Mariam, CSUSB professor emeritus, pays tribute to Ethiopian historian Taye Bogale
Sept. 30, 2019
Alemayehu G. Mariam, CSUSB professor of political science emeritus, wrote in his weekly column: “In this commentary, I salute and pay tribute to Ethiopian historian Taye Bogale.
“It is hard for me to describe Taye Bogale, whom I have neither met or spoken.
“But his name may be telling: Taye (He is seen) and Bogale (burst of brilliance as in lightning).
“He is a burst of brilliance on the social media Forces of Darkness.
“Here is a man whose destiny seems to be shaped by his name.”
Read the complete article at “The AMAZING Taye Bogale: A force of nature on the Ethiopian intellectual landscape.”
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