Jeremy Tobacman

...Credit and Banking, 47(2-3), 2015, 223-260. “Dynamics of Demand for Index Insurance: Evidence from a Long-Run Field Experiment” (with Shawn Cole and Daniel Stein), American Economic Review Papers & Proceedings,...

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...

A Way With Words

Imagine you consider lending $2,000 to one of two borrowers on a crowdfunding website. The borrowers are identical in terms of their demographic and financial characteristics, the amount of money...

Lerner celebrates 100 year anniversary

...also the first year that Delaware College required four years of high school courses in order to be considered for admissions. Under President Samuel Mitchell, Delaware College first previewed the...

Serving and Studying Abroad

...an eight-hour time difference between Newark, Delaware and Qatar, Petti’s commitments with the Air Force did not entirely interfere with her ability to attend live online class meetings. Most of...

Blue Hens of a Feather: From Friends to Founders

...he had experienced first-hand as an incoming student. Matherson, UD Class of 2016, also knew that he would need to find someone with exceptional technical skills in order to help...

Lerner graduate students seek personal and professional growth through internships

...MBA program? I chose UD after doing a cost analysis of the top 10 schools, their requirements, and comparing it to others with respect to the quality of education. Honestly,...

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...

George Parsons

...Board of Directors, Society for Benefit-Cost Analysis, 2016 Scientific Advisory Board, US Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Economics Committee, 2008–2014 Curriculum Vitae Download George Parsons’s CV (PDF) Website Visit George Parsons’s...

MBA Major in Healthcare Management

...edge and learn about critical issues facing healthcare today like: Healthcare reform Population-based care Informatics E-service delivery Patient experience Online Format The courses for the MBA with major in healthcare...