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Faculty Insight: US to benefit from economic uncertainty in Eurozone

The current problems in the Eurozone do not have that much to do with Greece, per se, but instead, have their genesis in the original design of the Eurozone - the impossibility of "marrying" two fundamentally different macro-models to one set of fiscal and monetary constraints. Professor Farrokh Langdana demystifies the present travails of the Eurozone in this Faculty Insight arguing that the US will likely benefit from the economic uncertainty. More ›

Monday, July 6, 2015

TAGS: Euro European Union Executive MBA Faculty Insights Farrokh Langdana Macroeconomics MBA

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Supply Chain Education Partnership introduces Newark high school students to careers in logistics

Adriana Martinho, a rising junior, was among 15 Newark high school students who got an eight-day introduction to how multiple supply chains relate to the success of a business and its community. The Rutgers Business School’s first Supply Chain Education Partnership Program also aims to give local high school students a sense of supply chain management as a career. More ›

Monday, July 6, 2015

TAGS: Center for Supply Chain Management City of Newark John Impellizzeri Kevin Lyons Partnerships Social Impact Supply Chain Management

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In tough economic times, parents spend more on daughters than sons, according to Rutgers professor's new research

Time after time during the research – on which Rutgers Professor Kristina Durante collaborated with colleagues at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management, where she formerly taught – study participants showed a tendency to dedicate more assets to daughters than sons during hard economic times. They did that despite saying they love and treat both children equally. Where they perceived the economy as healthier, girls and boys got the same. More ›

Thursday, July 2, 2015

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Professor Jerome Williams chosen as next provost of RU-Newark

Professor Williams helped to raise the stature of Rutgers Business School with his reputation as teacher and researcher as well as his expertise and leadership. Since his arrival at Rutgers in 2010, he has filled the Prudential Chair in Business, served as director of the PhD program and research director at The Center for Urban Entrepreneurship and Economic Development.  More ›

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

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MBA ambitions? Five reasons to choose a Rutgers Flex MBA

Maybe we just miss Late Show host David Letterman and his clever Top Ten lists or maybe we know there are some great reasons for pursuing a Flex MBA at Rutgers Business School that would look really good on a short list. So, with that in mind, here are five things to know about the Rutgers Flex MBA. More ›

Monday, June 29, 2015

TAGS: Entrepreneurship Finance Flex MBA Supply Chain Management

Marc Kalan quoted in Black Enterprise article on improving presentation skills
Monday, July 6, 2015
No matter what industry you’re in, excellent presentation skills can dramatically enhance your career trajectory. “[Even] in [today’s] digital age, making a strong presentation still remains a...
Kevin Lyons highlighted in Rutgers Today Feature on Newark high school students completing Rutgers Business School’s first Supply Chain Education Partnership Program
Monday, July 6, 2015
Rutgers Today
Martinho, a rising junior, was among 15 Newark high school students who got an eight-day introduction to how multiple supply chains relate to the success of a business and its community. The Rutgers...
Ron Shapiro quoted in The Record on businesses turning to office shares
Thursday, July 2, 2015
The Record
North Jersey businesses are taking advantage of the sharing economy — with office space. More businesses are turning to office shares, spaces that are essentially rented out as needed for an hourly...
Jerome Williams quoted in Marketplace article on vanishing Black-owned banks
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Just three years ago, Chicago had four black-owned banks. Now there are two, and regulators have told one of them — Illinois Service Federal Savings and Loan— to raise more capital or risk a...
Dean Lei and James Abruzzo academic contributors to Ethisphere Institute publication: "The World's Most Ethical Companies Executive Briefing"
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
The Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standard of ethical business practices, announced today the list of contributors to its latest publication, The World’s Most...