Some Positive Signs in 2011 for Real Estate

Roy Black, a professor in the practice of finance and head of the real estate program at Goizueta, says recovery in the U.S. housing market is one of the top issues to watch as 2011 progresses. "The housing market will continue to be sluggish, although there are positive trends developing," Black said. "The percentage of U.S. households owning houses dropped...

Christian Science Monitor: Slash Spending?

Talk of the federal deficit and ways to decrease government spending has grown all-the-more steady since President Obama's State of the Union Address Tuesday evening. But is drastic spending cuts championed by Tea Party supporters and others in Washington the answer? Patrik Johnson of The Christian Science Monitor spoke with Goizueta economist Tom Smith among others taking a look at the...

Tayler Receives “Best Paper” Award

For the second year in a row, assistant professor of accounting Bill Tayler received the "best conference paper" award at the midyear meeting of the The Management Accounting Section of the AAA. Tayler's paper, "Norms, Conformity, and Controls" (co-authored with Robert J. Bloomfield) explores aspects of formal controls and behavior. Abstract "Research in behavioral economics suggests that in addition to their...

Goizueta in the News: Jan. 27, 2011

Notable comments from Goizueta staff, faculty and students will be shared each week along with news on alumni, programs and rankings. Click here to review previous media updates. You can also inform Goizueta Newsroom of media postings (email). The Christian Science Monitor: Tea party austerity plan: Would slashing US spending work? "Can America cut its way to prosperity by reducing government spending by...

Jobs’ Leave Presents Challenges for Apple

Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced last week he would take a medical leave of absence, stepping aside at a time when the company is soaring to new levels of success. Jobs has been fighting pancreatic cancer and received a liver transplant in 2009. This will be his third leave of absence for medical reasons since 2004 and each time raised questions...

Alum Named Emerging Leader

EDITOR'S NOTE: This content is from a press release distributed by Georgia Bio. ATLANTA -- Jim Heitner, founder and president of Ripple Management, has been named the 2011 Emerging Leader of the Year by Georgia Bio (GaBio). He will be honored at the GaBio Annual Awards Dinner January 20 at The Fox Theatre in Atlanta. The Emerging Leader of the Year...

EvMBA Open House Tuesday

Click here for more information on the Evening MBA program Open Houses provide prospective students with a comprehensive overview of the Evening MBA Program. The program includes a presentation by one of our esteemed faculty members, a panel discussion with current students and alumni of the Evening MBA Program and an Admissions presentation. Click here to RSVP.

Students Take on Marketing Healthcare Technology

Dr. Andrew Butler and his colleagues work daily with products and services designed to increase motor function and aid rehabilitation of stroke survivors. But one innovative product caught his eye as an effective tool. The Associate Professor of Rehabilitation Medicine at Emory is a neuroscientist and physical therapist and 2009 EMBA graduate of Goizueta Business School. He has worked with Kinetic...

Goizueta, Rollins Hand Out Service Awards

"Nonviolence is the answer to the crucial political and moral questions of our time; the need for mankind to overcome oppression and violence without resorting to oppression and violence. Mankind must evolve for all human conflict a method which rejects revenge, aggression, and retaliation. The foundation of such a method is love." - Martin Luther King Jr., Dec. 11,...

More on Making Money with Social Media

Learn How to Calculate the ROI of a Social Media Campaign with the Co-Authors of How to Make Money with Social Media at book signing this Thursday, Jan. 27 at 6 pm at Barnes & Noble @ Emory. Join Emory University’s very own Dr. Reshma Shah and Jamie Turner, co-authors of How to Make Money with Social Media, as they...