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

...can affect their cost of capital, which is used to fund their growth. The more affordable that capital is, meaning the cost of borrowing, the more sense it makes for...

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 honors students create market solutions for eBay

As consumers develop a preference for renting goods instead of purchasing them, what marketing opportunities arise? Will subscription packages of baby and toddler rental items bring down costs for new...

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...

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...

Stay more, pay more?

...research team’s strategy. Search to find out how much one night would cost and how much a longer trip would cost, and then compare the price per night. “Then you...

Shaping Women’s Entrepreneurship for Global Success

...and funding. From a practical perspective, paying childcare workers the wages they deserve by the parents directly, for example, would add to the already exorbitant cost of childcare. This would...

Lifelong Lerner: Ted Cebulski

...Dr. Schubert. During a foundational lecture on the concept of opportunity cost, Dr. Schubert changed my entire perspective, inspiring me to overlook my sunk costs and compare what was in...

Lifelong Lerner: Jason Bangser

...I am so lucky to have had their guidance. Lerner: What does being a “Lifelong Lerner” mean to you? Bangser: Being a Lifelong Lerner means perpetual openness to learning opportunities,...