How the blockchain will impact the financial sector

Republished with permission from Knowledge@Wharton, the online research and business analysis journal of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Cryptocurrencies and their underlying blockchain technology are being touted...

How Data Analytics Could Help Treat Asthma

...air pollution or temperature. It also has to take into account each patient’s unique daily routine. For example, if a patient exercises around 8:00 p.m. every day, that inevitably affects...

Business Discovery Camp

...how getting a business degree can put them on the path to success. The Lerner Business Discovery Camp is offered at no cost to qualifying high school freshmen, sophomores and...

How UD MBA Lisa Weaver saved DuPont $8 million and counting

...flexibility of night, weekend, or online classes helped me balance work and school. In addition, the cost was reasonable and supported my desired timeline to obtain the MBA. Finally, I...

Becoming a leader in the hospitality industry

...revenue management, but in this particular program I got to learn about all those concepts. Like analyzing the profit and loss statement, budgeting, forecasting, food cost, beverage cost. Without learning...

Potential pitfalls of self-managed teams

Self-managed, bottom-up, self-directed, semi-autonomous: these buzzwords for new team structures have been trending across the business world in recent years. Whether it is attributed to cost-cutting or the spirit of...

Nir Yehuda

...fundamental analysis and valuation, cost structure, cost behavior and corporate disclosure. Prior to joining the University of Delaware, he served on the faculty of the Johnson Graduate School of Management...

Lerner graduate students seek personal and professional growth through internships

...MBA program? I chose UD after doing a cost analysis of the top 10 schools, their requirements, and comparing it to others with respect to the quality of education. Honestly,...

George Parsons

Education Ph.D. in economics, University of Wisconsin, 1985 A.B. in economics, Indiana University, 1975 Select Publications Parsons, G. (2017). Travel cost models. In Champ, P., Boyle, K., and Brown, T....

Forecasting the 2019 Economy

...coming back down to about 4.5%. The increase in rates has negatively affected affordability, new construction, turnover and prices. Because the housing sector contributes an estimated 15%-18% of GDP (per...