Faculty & Research

Lerner in the Media

Washington Post
Thursday, June 19, 2014

Blog post describes research conducted by Katalin Takacs-Haynes, Lerner. It notes the research "reminds investors just how bad the pursuit of excessive wealth by CEOs can really be."

Friday, June 13, 2014

Op-ed by Burt Abrams, economics.

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Thursday, June 12, 2014

Op-ed by Burt Abrams, economics, looks back at how the Great Recession came about, and how another might be avoided.

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Charles Elson, UD comments on Netflix decision to appoint an independent chairman

The News Journal
Tuesday, June 10, 2014

UD economics professor Eleanor Craig comments on the sale of Calder art work by the Delaware Art Museum.

Chicago Tribune
Friday, June 6, 2014

Charles Elson, a finance professor at the University of Delaware who is a corporate governance expert, said that, ideally, GM should not have hired one of its regular law firms.

News Journal
Thursday, June 5, 2014

A member of the advisory board of UD's Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance is one of four potential candidate for the DE Supreme Court.

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Fred DeMicco provides tips for saving on your honeymoon.

ABC News
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Boards want to pay their own CEO more than their rivals. This will naturally create an upward bias in pay, said Charles Elson, UD in a 2012 paper.

The News Journal
Wednesday, May 28, 2014

The mergers game is a very long dance. Once they've established something like this and put this much effort into it, they seldom just walk away," said Charles Elson, UD


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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