Faculty & Research

Faculty in the Media

William A. Sullivan in Mid-Atlantic Events magazine
Monday, September 30, 2013

William A. Sullivan, managing director of Marriott’s Courtyard Newark at the University of Delaware, was featured in the September/October 2013 issue of Mid-Atlantic Events magazine.

McClatchy Newspaper
Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Opinion piece by Burton Abrams, professor of economics, discusses national debt in the United States. Multiple outlets nationwide ran the story.

Boardroom expert Carol Hansell sets out on her own
Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, commented on the trend of companies recruiting third-party legal help instead of in-house counsel.

Are activist investors really as evil as CEOs claim they are?
Fox Business
Thursday, August 22, 2013

Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, commented on a study examining the effects of interventions by activist investors.

Dana Herbert
Friday, June 21, 2013

Dana Herbert, UD alumnus and winner of the first season of TLC’s Cake Boss: Next Great Baker in 2011, was featured in a June 21 JustLuxe feature about his work fighting cancer by creating the world’s largest wedding cake.

Thursday, June 20, 2013
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, commented on the necessity of a trial to determine the value of Fiat's shares.
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Jim Butkiewicz, chair of the Department of Economics at UD, discussed the financial challenges facing Delaware's gambling industry. The story originally ran in the News Journal.
Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Sheldon Pollack, professor, accounting, described Delaware's tax system and its tax haven characteristics.

Friday, June 14, 2013
Barbara Emery, program coordinator, Center for Economic Education and Entrepreneurship, discussed educating children about the limitations of spending money.
Delaware state turns defensive as tax debate steps up
Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Sheldon Pollack, professor, accounting, discussed Delaware's level of transparency about companies incorporated in the state. (Access to article requires subscription.)


The Lerner College is home to a state-of-the-art financial trading facility, the $1.4 million student-led Blue Hen Investment Fund, 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 Anu Sivaraman, who is among Social Media Marketing Magazine’s “Top 100 Marketing Professors on Twitter” and MBAprograms.org’s “Top 50 Marketing Professors on Twitter” - are thought leaders who command attention from influential business audiences, economists and policy makers.

All Lerner College departments offer experience-driven learning and emphasize evidence-based analytics methods to enrich the student experience. Here, finance students visit New York City’s financial districts for a first-hand look at markets trading and to meet with UD alumni.

Charles W. Horn, AS75, and wife Patricia, recently made a $3 million commitment to enhance and expand entrepreneurial studies.

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