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Phillips Plastics Exec to Speak at UWRF

Oct. 30, 2006--The University of Wisconsin-River Falls Center for Economic Research is sponsoring the fourth installment of its Friday Seminar Series featuring talks by business professionals and professors from the College of Business and Economics on a broad range of economic subjects.

Tim Farrell, a representative from the Phillips Plastics Corp., will present "Organizational Challenges in Launching New Products" on Nov. 17 in Room 321 South Hall from 3:15 to 4 p.m.

Farrell will share the technical and organizational challenges confronted by companies in introducing new products.  

A social and refreshment reception precedes the seminar from 3 to 3:15 p.m. in 317 South Hall. The seminars are free and open to the public.

The final seminar in the series, "High School Economic Literacy: The Case of West-Central Wisconsin," will be on Dec. 1 with UWRF economics Professors Brian Schultz and Hamid Tabesh discussing the results of their research on if and how well high school students in west-central Wisconsin are learning economics.

For more information on the Friday Seminar Series, contact UW-RF economics Professor Hamid Tabesh at or 715-425-3335.


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