Faculty & Research

Lerner in the Media

Wall Street Journal
Thursday, September 25, 2014

Ann Mulé , Associate Director of the Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, Lerner College of Business & Economics, was quoted in the article concerning the importance of independent director industry expertise.

Forbes
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Dustin Sleesman, Assistant Professor of Management in the Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware, wrote an article in Forbes highlighting his research on how fairness impacts decision-making. In a series of studies, he and a co-author at Michigan State University found that when people consider fairness, they take the perspective of others and make decisions that benefit them, especially when there is a great deal of uncertainty about the decision.

MarketWatch
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Burton Abrams, professor of economics, has his research on the cause of inflation in the 1970's cited and his comments from an interview quoted concerning Janet Yellen's lack of commitment to fighting inflation.

Reuters
Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Numerous hits in the US, Asian Press and other International titles - article on Albia Group, India quotes Charles Elson, UD.

PR Newswire
Thursday, August 7, 2014

Article highlights the Lerner College convocation speech delivered by Robert Siegfried in May. Siegfried is a recipient of UD’s Wall of Fame award and currently serves as chair of the college’s Advisory board.

The News Journal
Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Article quotes Helen Bowers, UD, who said, "the legal actions also help to restore faith and confidence in the country's financial system"

Mercury News
Monday, July 21, 2014

Companies need to be careful about lavishing their leaders with pay that's far out of whack with what their other employees get, said Charles Elson at the University of Delaware.

News Journal
Friday, July 18, 2014

Dana Herbert, a 1998 UD graduate and winner of TLC reality TV show “Next Great Baker” has opened a new bakery on Kirkwood Highway in Newark.

Philadelphia Inquirer
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

967 students from PA, NJ, and DE who took the personal-finance course developed by UD, "Keys to Financial Success," on average, increased their personal-finance knowledge by more than 60 percent

Washington Post
Monday, July 7, 2014

Article explores a story on the health of JP Morgans CEO. Charles Elson, UD said, "These folks came out quickly and they did exactly what they were supposed to do."

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The Lerner College is home to a state-of-the-art financial trading facility, the $1.5 million student-led Blue Hen Investment Club, a student-managed restaurant and hotel, a high-technology development center of a global bank and a start-up experience for students with new business ideas.

Lerner College faculty - like Meryl Gardner, whose research on foods and moods was recently published in the Journal of Consumer Psychology - are thought leaders who command attention from influential business audiences, economists and policy makers.

All Lerner College departments offer discovery learning experiences and emphasize data-based analytics to enrich the student experience. Here, students at Vita Nova, our award-winning restaurant run through HRIM, joined professional chefs and winemakers in hosting a 2014 Mid-Atlantic Wine and Food Festival event.

The Institute for Financial Services Analytics is a collaboration between the Lerner College, UD's College of Engineering and JPMorgan Chase, and hosts events for academics and the business community designed to address consumer analytics and industry applications.

Undergraduate scholarships, made possible through the generosity of alumni and friends, enable us to support promising scholars. Here, Delaware Gov. Jack Markell and his mother, Leni Markell, join recipients of the William Markell Scholarship (center), which benefits students in Accounting and MIS.

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