Forecasting the 2019 Economy

...to about 5.0% before 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...

Beware of Black Friday deals that can make you spend more

...company to offer some consumers $3 discounts and others $3 promotional credits. Consumers with credit “were more likely to go back and buy more ice cream because they felt the...

Meaningful Economics competition makes economics fun

Parents buy pencils. Teachers buy pencils. Students, however, never seem to have pencils. Where do they all go? Students from around the state of Delaware were challenged to solve this...

Bloomberg Functions List

...TOP – Real-time news EASY – Tips and shortcuts MSGM – Main messaging system GLCO –Global commodity prices NRG – Energy markets CBQ – Country Directory BTMM – Country rates,...

Stock Market Game Winners

...Economics’ Center for Economic Education & Entrepreneurship (CEEE). In the SMG, students learned about the stock market, then research stocks themselves, in order to make selections for their portfolios. The...

A Lifetime of Achievement

...serve on more boards where I can add value. Q: What do you consider to be your proudest career accomplishments? A: Producing The Essays of Warren Buffet: Lessons for Corporate...

What is the economic forecast for 2019?

...inverted like this, a recessionary period has followed between 6 to 18 months later. Low consumer sentiment is a leading economic indicator. The market took a beating and consumer sentiments...

Bintong Chen

...with consumer incentives”, forthcoming, The International Journal of Management Science (OMEGA), (2018). Chen and J. Chen, “Compete in price or service? – A study of personalized pricing and money back...

5 Tips for Creating a Gender Equitable Workplace

...shared five action steps that organizations can examine and improve in order to create more gender equitable workplaces. Bullough’s research spans global leadership, organizational behavior, cross-cultural management, entrepreneurship and international...

My Summer Externship: Kelly Tatulli

...opportunity to learn in any other program. This lesson taught me that every culture operates in its own way and, in order to work together, different cultures all have to...