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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

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Rutgers Business School accounting undergraduate program ranked #31 by has been a well-known accounting career resource since 1996, and they have recently expanded to include helpful education information. After reviewing every bachelor's in accounting program offered in the U.S., Rutgers Business School has been chosen as one of the best, ranked #31 in the 50 Best Bachelor’s in Accounting Programs nationally.  More ›

Friday, June 19, 2015

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Professor Kevin Lyons receives a New Jersey Governor's Jefferson Award for environmental stewardship

The professor was also selected to participate in the Jefferson Awards ceremony in Washington D.C. on June 18 when he will have a chance to win national recognition for his work. He was among a handful of New Jersey Jefferson Award recipients chosen to advance to the national-level award competition. More ›

Friday, June 12, 2015

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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...
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...
Eugene Spiegle quoted in BusinessBecause article on supply chains keeping pace with booming aviation business
Sunday, June 28, 2015
The global aerospace industry is set for take-off. A boom in aviation, the introduction of increasingly fuel efficient aircraft, and a falling oil price have combined to set the scene for years of...
Michael Santoro quoted in USA Today article on fewer millennials pursuing careers in banking and finance
Friday, June 26, 2015
USA Today
While hundreds of eager, young professionals descended upon Wall Street earlier this month to begin their prestigious summer internships, fewer and fewer graduates may jockey for these positions in...
Rutgers Business School featured in Brookings article on higher education in Newark and a growing focus on manufacturing
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Last month, manufacturers gathered at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) in Newark for a roundtable with government officials, educators, and industry leaders. The event spotlighted Essex...