James Butkiewicz, chair of economics, commented on the increasing number of companies incorporating in Delaware and what the trend means for the state's post-recession economy. NBC Philadelphia also ran the story.
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, commented on the economic implications tied to the divorce of one of America's wealthiest businessmen. International Business Times (UK), Daily Mail (UK) and New York Post also ran the story.
Charles Elson, director, Weinberg Center for Corporate Governance, commented on a SEC request asking shareholder voting websites to remove buttons that set all of the shareholder's initial votes to the recommendations issued by a company's board.
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.