George Sharpley, a graduate of the Department of Economics PhD program and a current adjunct faculty member at the Lerner College, and senior economist with the state Labor Department, commented on unemployment in Delaware.
Saul Hoffman, Professor of Economics, reviews the economic policies
of the Romney-Ryan ticket and the recent experience under the Bush
administration and concludes that the GOP no longer offers fiscally
responsible economic policy.
Burton Abrams, Professor of Economics of the Lerner College of
Business and Economics discusses the fiscal cliff due to arrive January 1.
He argues that big deficits in the last 10 years have already push us off a
fiscal cliff. The result will be lower economic growth and higher
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.