NSF grant funds Appalachian research on the effects of too few zzz’s

How does missing a good night’s sleep affect a person’s decisions and interactions with others during their waking life?

Three professors in Appalachian State University’s Department of Economics have received grant funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to investigate the answer to this question through their research project titled “Sleep Restriction and Strategic Interactions.”

The faculty members who received the grant, which totaled $134,605, are Dr. David Dickinson, professor in the Department of Economics in Appalachian’s Walker College of Business, and Drs. Dave Bruner and Dave McEvoy, both associate professors in the Department of Economics. The grant is administered by Appalachian’s Research Institute for Environment, Energy, and Economics (RIEEE). Read more...

Published: Oct 23, 2018 11:24am