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Housing macroeconomics expert from Wisconsin University named to fill Profeta Chair in Real Estate

Before he began teaching at Wisconsin in 2006, Morris Davis worked at the Federal Reserve Board where he briefed Fed Chair Alan Greenspan on housing. He is widely known for his research – and often sought out by national media for his expertise – on fluctuations in housing prices. More ›

Sunday, July 20, 2014

TAGS: Center for Real Estate Studies City of Newark Faculty Glenn Shafer Ivan Brick MBA Morris Davis Real Estate Ron Shapiro Undergraduate

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Alumni prove to be valuable resource for Pharma MBA student researchers

Working with Rutgers Business School Professor Mahmud Hassan, Mark Slomiany, a 2012 MBA graduate, arranged a collaboration between the Blanche and Irwin Lerner Center and the Rutgers Business School Alumni Association to provide three student researchers with the resources of alumni scattered across the biopharmaceutical industry. More ›

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

TAGS: Mahmud Hassan MBA Pharmaceutical Management Research Rutgers Business School Alumni Association The Blanche and Irwin Lerner Center

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Professor Jerome Williams: Research confirms suspicions about discrimination against African-American, Hispanic entrepreneurs

Utah State University professor Sterling Bone and Glenn Christensen, a professor at Brigham Young University, invited Rutgers Business School professor Jerome Williams to help with their academic research in 2008 because of his expertise on discrimination in the market place. Their work titled “Rejected, Shackled and Alone: The impact of Systemic Restricted Consumer Choice on Minority Consumers Construction of Self” was recently published in the Journal of Consumer Research. More ›

Monday, July 7, 2014

TAGS: Entrepreneurship Expertise Jerome Williams Marketing Research Thought Leadership

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Faculty Insight: Taxes and more taxes were the catalyst for America's break from England

On the Fourth of July, Professor Farrokh Langdana reminds us that tax increases set off the first revolt in Boston, and England's zeal to impose more and more taxes on the colonies fueled the quest for independence. "Phrases such as "Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" and "inalienable rights" were not on anyone's radar screen until much later," Langdana writes in his new blog. "It was taxes, taxes, taxes, and arrogance."  More ›

Friday, July 4, 2014

TAGS: Executive MBA Faculty Insights Farrokh Langdana Finance MBA Taxation Thought Leadership

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Rutgers joins the Big 10 #RutgersIsB1G

Rutgers celebrated its first day in the Big Ten by throwing a party at High Point Solutions Stadium. Watch the celebration and hear what our fans, current students and university leaders have to say about Rutgers move into the nation's premier academic and athletic conference. More ›

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

TAGS: Alumni Big 10 Rutgers Business School Rutgers Business School Alumni Association Rutgers Football Undergraduate New Brunswick

Judy Young announced Mini-MBA program in Ethical Leadership on NJBIZ
Thursday, July 31, 2014
NJBIZ
The Institute for Ethical Leadership at Rutgers Business School announced Thursday that it will be offering a new Mini-MBA program in Ethical Leadership. "This Mini-MBA includes ethics and values,...
Michael Santoro quoted by Marketplace, APM on Countrywide bad mortgage "Hustle"
Thursday, July 31, 2014
In the aftermath of the financial crisis, there have been relatively few individuals held responsible for the roles they played, or the bad mortgages they issued and bundled together to pass along to...
Simi Kedia and Xing Zhou quoted in Forbes regarding Moody’s ratings bias toward its two largest shareholders
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Forbes
A new study concludes that Moody’s gave significantly higher ratings on bonds and derivatives issued by companies in the investment portfolios of its two largest shareholders, including Warren...
Merck's recent strategy shift starting to pay off said Mahmud Hassan in NJ.com
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
NJ.com
Since Merck’s companywide restructuring last fall that included laying off thousands of workers, closing locations and sharpening its focus on research and development, Chief Executive Kenneth...
Bloomberg quoted Roger Smeets on patent trolls suing innovative companies and harming research and development
Friday, July 25, 2014
Roger Smeets of Rutgers Business School looked at R&D spending by small firms, comparing firms that were hit by extensive lawsuits to a carefully chosen comparable sample. The comparison sample...