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WABE: 2016 Election has heavy ties to the economy

Goizueta Business School economist Tom Smith chats with the hosts of WABE's "A Closer Look" about the U.S. economy and its role in the 2016 General Election.

Smith: Authenticity a key attribute in voter support

Brandon Smith, a communications professor at Goizueta says, politics aside, voters are attracted to candidates that appear more authentic in action.

Perceptions of assertive behavior at play in 2016 Election

Assistant Professor of Organization and Management Melissa Williams' research on women and perceived assertiveness can be applied to presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.

Rosensweig: Exports play key economic role

Jeffrey Rosensweig, director of the Global Perspectives Program at Goizueta Business School at Emory University, gave the keynote address at the “Commercial Real Estate Investment, Finance & Development Conference.”

Regulating, improving cybersecurity a difficult task

According to the Department of Justice, more than 17 million Americans experience identity fraud each year. Tech savvy criminals can do as much damage as “traditional” attackers, so politicians have made a point to question the nation’s “cybersecurity” policies.

Emory College and GBS students reporting on #COP21

Nine students and two faculty members from Emory University are center stage for the United Nations negotiations on climate change, underway in Paris.

MBA students host annual healthcare forum

In 2010, President Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law. This healthcare overhaul is designed to increase the quality and affordability of healthcare...

Debate on climate change becomes more political

Wes Longhofer's research on global warming and climate change suggests energy efficiency is a cost-effective strategy for reducing aggregate energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

In campaigns, social media major but not only factor

Campaigns in the 2016 General Election are expected to funnel a record $4.4 billion into TV advertising. Goizueta's David Schweidel explains why TV is still big in a social media world.

Opinion on economy depends on stats you choose

"If you've decided the economy is terrible, the same statistics you used 20 or 30 years ago to measure success don't matter,” Tom Smith said “Or, if the current stats are better than those 20 or 30 years ago, you'll find other numbers to support your case."

Affordable Care Act changing the face of healthcare industry

Members of the Goizueta Business School faculty have focused research on the relative success of key points of healthcare legislation, specifically the marketplace for consumers and the information technology requirements for practitioners.

Climate change, not pipeline, the energy story

According to Ray Hill, senior lecturer in finance at Goizueta, the debate around renewable energy itself boils down to one thing: climate change.