Fred J. DeMicco

...ARAMARK for four Summer Olympics – Atlanta, Australia, Athens and Beijing. He completed his Ph.D. in hotel, restaurant and institutional management at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. In 1996,...

Federal Reserve report and economic futures

...skilled workers, and upward pressure on wages that could increase inflation. Inflation Measurements Inflation measured by the personal consumption price index (PCE) was at the fed’s inflation target of a...

The basics of business meets Shark Tank at UD

...a college online from home if they cannot afford to travel across the country to the college. The team would also offer the services to colleges, in which case the...

Stay more, pay more?

...program, and multiple research projects have sprung from Li’s initial curiosity about the relationship between hotel room price and length of stay. So what should consumers take away from these...

Technology and commoditization in the hospitality industry

...most significantly “how technology has accelerated the commoditization of the hotel product.” Commoditization is the process by which consumers are driven more by price than features and attributes that distinguish...

Timothy DeSchriver

...of a star performer. European Sport Management Quarterly. 18(1), 1-25. Mayer, K.C., Morse, A., & DeSchriver, T.D. (2017). Intercollegiate football and luxury suites: An investigation of factors related to price....

Business Impact of Phillies in the World Series

...is a play on its annual Hoagiefest promotion, which runs for a month during the summer and includes discounted prices for shortis and classic hoagies. The promotion is named after...

What is the economic forecast for 2019?

...the Fed, including maximum employment and price stability, the U.S. economy has performed well. Household incomes have been rising. This reflects the strength of the job market and lower taxes....

Exploring Machine Learning in Financial Services

...of credit reporting, Sarah Davies, head of credit risk and analytics for the cross-border credit reporting agency Nova Credit, explained the value of machine learning within those existing credit risk...

Blue Hens of a Feather: Building from the Ground Up

...to leverage public-private partnerships in order to acquire, renovate and rent out vacant properties as permanent supportive housing to individuals and families in need,” they explain on LinkedIn. By working...