Faculty & Research

Faculty in the Media

Tuesday, October 2, 2012
The IRRCi study, prepared by Charles M. Elson and Craig K. Ferrere of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance is highlighted in a Time Magazine article.
Friday, September 28, 2012
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, discussed allegations that Bank of America misled investors.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
James Butkiewicz, chair of the Department of Economics, commented on Bank of America's move to close its child care centers across the country, as well as other cuts made by the company.
Sunday, September 23, 2012
James Butkiewicz, chair of the Department of Economics, commented on the status of Fisker Automotive and the prospect for a Delaware plant.
Saturday, September 22, 2012
New research by Charles M. Elson, director of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware, and Craig K. Ferrere, one of its Edgar S. Woolard fellows, discusses executive pay and the "false paradox" of using a peer-group benchmark to determine compensation.
Saturday, September 22, 2012
New research by Charles M. Elson, director of the John L. Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance at the University of Delaware, and Craig K. Ferrere, one of its Edgar S. Woolard fellows, discusses executive pay and the "false paradox" of using a peer-group benchmark to determine compensation.
Friday, September 21, 2012

Naveed Baqir, assistant professor of HRIM, spoke at a vigil Thursday to condemn recent acts of violence that resulted in the killing of four Americans in Libya, including U.S. Ambassador Christopher Stevens. Baqir was quoted in the News Journal about the event.

Friday, September 21, 2012
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.
Friday, September 21, 2012
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.
Saturday, September 15, 2012
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 unemployment rates.

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