Meaningful Economics competition makes economics fun

...each segment of the first day of competition. Employees from Barclays, Fulton Bank and Wells Fargo volunteered for subsequent competitions in Newark and Georgetown. The competition opened with a production...

Lessons from the rise and fall of Bernie Madoff

...the example of the dot-com bubble in the 1990s and early 2000s, where investors were “throwing money at anything with dot-com in the name.” This market peaked in 2001 and...

My Summer Internship: Alexander Pugliese

...complications of the COVID-19 pandemic by pursuing an array of internships, externships and other professional development opportunities. Each profile of this series will detail a Lerner student’s experiences working on...

UD student founds company to help students save on textbooks

...had to be a better way to buy and sell textbooks. Jannuzzio, a finance major, started his company, BookBandit, in 2016, with the goal of making buying textbooks easier and...

Borrowing While Black

...find Borrowing While Black? Canady: The book is available on Amazon.com and tisasilver.com/shop. Lerner: Is there anything else you’d like to talk about? Canady: I would love to speak to...

Saving Lives with Statistics

...at the local level will save lives,” Ensor said. “We highlighted the communities that had low bystander CPR, but high cardiac arrests, and those were the communities where the education...

The Odd Couple: STEM and Business

...and doctoral programs at UD’s Lerner College provide interdisciplinary courses in technical and mathematical modeling, as well as courses focused on helping to solve complex issues and navigate changes in...

Where Are They Now?

Last year, the University of Delaware’s Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics celebrated its first-ever graduating class of doctoral graduates in financial services analytics (FSAN). This groundbreaking program created...

Ph.D. in Financial Services Analytics (FSAN)

...and oral defense must be completed by the start of the third year. Upon successful completion of which and at the recommendation of the dissertation committee, you may be admitted...

Teaching children to save early

...exercise in which students applied the lessons from the story to the realistic example of saving their own money in order to buy a favorite toy. One of Fredricks’ students,...