Innovations That Inspire

...AACSB’s benchmarking database, DataDirect. A comprehensive look at AACSB’s upcoming Visioning initiative is also available online at www.AACSB.edu/Vision, and findings from the Visioning Initiative will be presented at ICAM 2016...

Tackling a $30 billion-dollar problem

...Wang are tackling this problem in their latest research. Working with Jing Chen of Canada’s Dalhousie University, the team has created a system of consumer incentives that encourage individuals and...

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...

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...

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...

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...

The basics of business meets Shark Tank at UD

...to them. What makes their service valuable, the team said, is that it is convenient, easy to use, cost effective and emphasizes users’ needs. A Snoops user would create a...

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...