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Thought leaders from the biopharmaceutical industry offer views on the future of drug development, pricing and U.S. regulatory climate.
Professor Jerome Williams chosen as next provost of RU-Newark.
Ted Baker selected to fill the George F. Farris Chair in Entrepreneurship.
Rutgers Business School News

Business Insight: The Fed’s Dilemma

The Fed lies on the horns of a dilemma. On one hand, current unemployment at 4.3% is even below what has been considered the benchmark unemployment rate that exists at “full employment” which is loosely defined as 4.5% unemployment. So, should the Fed soft-land the economy by raising rates?  More ›

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

TAGS: Executive MBA Farrokh Langdana Finance and Economics MBA Thought Leadership

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Christie, Booker and Baraka unite behind Newark’s bid for Amazon HQ2

For one day Rutgers Business School was the center of a unified State of New Jersey. Governor Chris Christie, Senator Corey Booker and Mayor Ras Baraka stood shoulder to shoulder to support Newark’s bid to be the site of Amazon’s second world headquarters, known as "Amazon HQ2." More ›

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

TAGS: 1 Washington Park Amazon Chris Christie City of Newark Cory Booker Innovation Supply Chain Management

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Bringing professors of color into the classroom

While the PhD Project has helped to attract professionals of color into doctoral programs and academia, Rutgers Business School’s long-standing partnership with the organization has helped to form a faculty that is considered one of the most diverse in the nation. More ›

Friday, October 13, 2017

TAGS: Diversity Faculty Helen Brown-Liburd Jeffrey Robinson Jerome Williams PhD Project

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Faculty profile: Tax man in the classroom

Professor Jay Soled is working on a new paper about how technology is impacting the labor market and federal revenue receipts. Read more about Rutgers Business School's expert in taxation and director of the Master of Accountancy in Taxation program. More ›

Friday, October 13, 2017

TAGS: Faculty Graduate Admissions Jay Soled Master of Accountancy in Taxation

Former Center for Urban Entrepreneurship & Economic Development director named to PhD Project Hall of Fame
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
The PhD Project, an award-winning program to increase diversity in management, announced the 2017 inductees into its PhD Project Hall of Fame. They are: Geraldine Rosa Henderson, Associate Professor...
Three marketing adjunct faculty named to Relevance top 50 most influential
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
The importance of digital marketing to businesses, both big and small, has flourished in the recent years. With it, the popularity of digital advertising resources like KISSmetrics, Moz,...
China's growth rate wonderful for China and the world, said Farok Contractor in Gulf Today
Monday, October 16, 2017
The Gulf Today
NEW YORK: Chinese economy could sustain current growth rate of over 6 per cent for the foreseeable future, a US expert has said. "The growth rate has come down from the previous eight or 10 per cent...
What we've learned since Black Monday 30 years ago, John Longo in U.S. News & World Report
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Stock markets are sitting at record highs now, but 30 years ago, Wall Street suffered its biggest crash ever. On Oct. 19, 1987, the Dow Jones industrial average lost 22.6 percent of its value in a...
Business translators: the important link between data analytics and applying results, by Miklos A. Vasarhelyi in The CPA Journal
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
The CPA Journal
The demand for accountants with data analytics skills is growing rapidly, providing for exceptional career opportunities. A recent McKinsey Global Institute study asserted that, even with additional...