Rutgers Business School News

Rutgers Business School's online masters are No. 14 in U.S. News & World Report's 2016 ranking

Rutgers Business School’s master of accountancy in governmental accounting and master of science in supply chain management programs ranked No. 14 among the nation’s online graduate programs, according to the latest list of best online graduate programs compiled by U.S. News & World Report. The two specialty masters programs moved Rutgers Business School into the online learning space, and there are plans to expand its presence there: An online MBA program is scheduled to launch in the fall of 2017. More ›

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

TAGS: Accounting Master of Accountancy in Governmental Accounting Master of Supply Chain Management Online Rankings Supply Chain Management

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Rutgers University-Newark announces major financial aid initiative for undergraduate students

The financial aid initiative will make college more affordable for wide swaths of New Jersey students, especially residents of Newark, those transferring from county colleges, and those with great potential to make an impact on the world. More ›

Monday, January 11, 2016

TAGS: City of Newark Newark Honors Living-Learning Community Prospective Students Undergraduate Newark

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Business Insight: Lavish employee perks cost U.S. billions in lost tax revenues

In an article that will appear in a forthcoming issue of the Washington University Law Review, Professor Jay Soled and his co-author Kathleen Delaney Thomas explain how these lavish perks enjoyed by some U.S. business owners, executives and professionals cost the nation billions in lost tax revenues. In some cases, employers are also using them to minimize their payroll tax obligations. More ›

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

TAGS: Accounting Business Insights Jay Soled Master of Accountancy in Taxation

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Reputation for employer branding leads Johnny Torrance-Nesbitt, Rutgers MBA '88, to new role in Saudi Arabia

Johnny Torrance-Nesbitt transferred to Rutgers graduate business school from the University of Michigan, turning down acceptances at UCLA, USC, Northwestern and Arizona. At Rutgers, he received full graduate school funding through a Ralph Bunche fellowship. While at Rutgers Business School, Torrance-Nesbitt interned at a New York City executing recruiting firm in between day classes and over the summer months. At RBS – Newark, Torrance-Nesbitt concentrated in finance and management at RBS under Professors Nancy DiTomaso, Jim Bicksler, and Paul Nadler. He finished in spring 1988. More ›

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

TAGS: Economics Finance James Bicksler Management Management and Global Business MBA Nancy DiTomaso

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Rutgers and AICPA unveil data analytics research initiative

Rutgers Business School and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) announced the formation of the Rutgers AICPA Data Analytics Research Initiative ("the Initiative"). The Initiative, cosponsored by the AICPA and CPA Canada, will facilitate the further integration of data analytics into the audit process, and demonstrate through research how this can lead to advancements in the public accounting profession. More ›

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

TAGS: Accounting and Information Systems CAR Lab CPA Miklos Vasarhelyi Rutgers Accounting Research Center

"The pharmaceutical industry needs to convince people that the money they make goes into innovation," said Michael Barnett in STAT
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
With a theatrical flair, Martin Shkreli, the poster boy for sky-high drug prices, once again captured the public imagination as he appeared last week before a congressional committee. But while...
Stephan Kolodiy, senior admissions officer quoted in FindMBA article on application essays
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
All admissions essays have one thing in common: they present an opportunity for students to inject a personal flair into the impersonal numbers and lists of internships that comprise the rest of an...
Bloomberg Business quoted Robert Kurland in NJC4 New Jersey County College Case Competition article
Monday, February 8, 2016
Rutgers Business School is inviting students from New Jersey's seven largest county colleges to participate in a new case competition on April 1. The event is open to students of any major attending...
Dean Vera quoted in Beat the GMAT article saying MBAs flock to Big Pharma
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Beat the GMAT
It turns out 2015 was a GREAT year to graduate from business school … and 2016 is looking good too. The business world increasingly sees MBAs as the key to company success, and this goes beyond the...
Kristina Durante's research on serendipitous and deliberate encounter impressions cited in Science Daily article
Friday, January 29, 2016
Science Daily
Two things people always need in life: food and love. According to psychologists, understanding the forces that drive both our hunger and our desire could help us eat healthier and have more...