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How to Ensure More Women Succeed in the C-Suite: Start Grooming Them Now

Jun 12, 2018 - Inc.

A research paper co-authored by Aparna Joshi, professor of management and organization and Arnold Family Professor of Management, and Vilmos Misangyi, professor of management and organization, BNY Mellon Fellow, and department head of Management and Organization, forms the basis for a story about how male CEOs influence the future success of female CEOs who succeed them. 

Deadline looms to disclose foreign accounts, including cryptocurrencies: Guest view

Jun 08, 2018 - Central Penn Business Journal

Edward R. Jenkins, instructor of accounting, wrote a column about how Americans with foreign assets can stay on the right side of the law.

Campbell’s Soup Innovative Supply Chain Training

May 21, 2018 - LogisticsViewpoints.com

The Campbell Soup Company wanted to facilitate continuous improvement in its supply chain operations, but needed to find experts to provide the knowledge with the right delivery vehicle. Penn State Executive Programs made it happen. Smeal College of Business professors John Langley, Chris Norek, Christopher Craighead, Steve Tracey developed the content. Penn State Executive Programs’ partnership with CorpU provided the delivery vehicle. This Logistics Viewpoints story detailed what is a continuing success story.

Why European business may try to skirt U.S. sanctions on Iran

May 09, 2018 - Marketplace

Fariborz Ghadar, William A. Schreyer Professor of Global Management, Policies and Planning and the founding director of the Center for Global Business Studies, is quoted in a story that talks about the end of the U.S. involvement in the Iran nuclear deal and the return of U.S. sanctions.

The gig economy could be the new path to middle class

May 03, 2018 - WTAJ TV-10

John Jordan, clinical professor of supply chain and information systems, was interviewed on camera in his office for a story about several facets of the gig economy.

The Consumer Price Index May Be Getting Inflation Wrong

May 02, 2018 - Bloomberg.com

A paper co-written by Brent Ambrose, professor of risk management, Smeal Professor of Real Estate, director of the Smeal Ph.D. Program, and director of the Institute for Real Estate Studies, and Jiro Yoshida, Smeal associate professor of risk management, titled "Housing Rents and Inflation Rates" is quoted extensively. The research posits a new way for the government to measure the price of shelter, which accounts for a third of the data that goes into the Consumer Price Index.

The Immigration Debate: Rethinking Work Visas

May 01, 2018 - Penn Stater

Fariborz Ghadar, William A. Schreyer Professor of Global Management, Policies and Planning and the founding director of the Center for Global Business Studies, was one of 12 Penn State faculty members who each wrote about a specific aspect of immigration.

The Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program and cryptocurrency

Apr 24, 2018 - TheTaxAdviser.com

Edward R. Jenkins, instructor of accounting, writes about "how the math goes awry with the IRS’s recent announcement that it is ending its Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Program just as its enforcement of cryptocurrency compliance increases."

Deciding Between an Online or On-Campus MBA Program

Mar 27, 2018 - U.S. News & World Report

Stacey Dorang Peeler, managing director of the Smeal-led Penn State Online MBA Program, pointed out some differences about students who choose online MBA programs instead of residential MBA programs.

Here's how to transition truckers to the age of self-driving vehicles

Mar 13, 2018 - PennLive

Fariborz Ghadar, William A. Schreyer Professor of Global Management, Policies and Planning and the founding director of the Center for Global Business Studies, wrote a guest editorial that detailed how truck drivers could train for a transition to self-driving trucks.

Mr. Roboto At Your Service

Mar 01, 2018 - BizEd

Research conducted by J. Andrew Petersen, associate professor of marketing, and several others, about how service outcomes are affected when robots have a "high automated social presence" — when they appear more like humans was cited. The team posits that different kinds of robots will be required in different service settings.

Empty Whole Foods Market store shelves anger shoppers

Feb 08, 2018 - USA Today

David Huff, clinical professor of supply chain & information systems, talked about Whole Foods' use of an order-to-shelf system to keep its shelves stocked and the implications of not maintaining a proper balance.

Tax reform creates major changes for PSU employees

Jan 11, 2018 - WTAJ TV-10

Ed Jenkins, instructor of accounting, was the sole source on a story detailing the effects of the newly signed tax reform bill on Penn State employees. Those who have children will lose their dependency deduction. In addition, Penn State employees will no longer receive deductions for moving expenses, state and local income tax or unreimbursed job expenses like trips for research or union fees.

South Florida’s Real Estate Reckoning Could Be Closer Than You Think

Dec 29, 2017 - Bloomberg.com

Research conducted by Matthew Gustafson, assistant professor of finance, titled "Disaster on the Horizon: The Price Effect of Sea Level Rise," was referenced in this story.

Best Business Credit Cards

Dec 20, 2017 - WalletHub

Andrew Petersen, associated professor of marketing, participated in a question-and-answer about various aspects of business credit cards.

The Feds just asked a huge healthcare company who their real clients are and the answer is totally unsatisfying

Dec 07, 2017 - Business Insider

Ed Ketz, associate professor of accounting, was quoted in a story detailing Express Scripts' decision not to disclose its gross rebate receivables.

Uber Hack Clouds Valuation as SoftBank Readies Bid

Nov 26, 2017 - The Wall Street Journal

In a story about SofBank's expected offer to buy billions of dollars worth of Uber stock shares, Srikanth Paruchuri, associate professor of management and organization, said that the Uber valuation may fall because the company learned of a data hack long before it was made public and that fact "increases the uncertainty about what is hidden."

The 8 Dysfunctions of Sustainability

Nov 24, 2017 - Triple Pundit

Erik Foley, Smeal's director of sustainability, detailed eight ways in which sustainability can be fixed in order to maximize its efficiency.

In Touch With > Steve Tracey on Supply Chains

Nov 10, 2017 - Research/Penn State

Steve Tracey, executive director of the Center for Supply Chain Research, executive director of Penn State Executive Programs and an instructor in supply chain and information systems, is featured in the November issue of Research/Penn State. Tracey is included in the magazine's In Touch With feature.

Weak Revenue Imperils M.B.A. Programs

Nov 02, 2017 - The Wall Street Journal

Brian Cameron, associate dean for professional graduate programs, is quoted in a story about trends in MBA programs and how they are evolving.

Uber set on net revenue, but experts say gross would better inform investors

Oct 28, 2017 - Cetusnews.com

J. Edward Ketz, associate professor of accounting, said Uber is foolish to not report what it pays drivers even if it doesn’t have to.

Will the iPhone X be a hit beyond Apple diehards? 3 questions answered

Oct 27, 2017 - Los Angeles Times and 15 other outlets

John Jordan, clinical professor of supply chain and information systems, wrote a piece for The Conversation, discussing various aspects of the release of Apple's iPhone X, including key supply chain concerns.

Harrisburg unlikely to land new Amazon HQ

Oct 24, 2017 - WITF.org

John Jordan, clinical professor of supply chain and information systems, said that two important factors reduce Harrisburg's chances of attracting Amazon's new headquarters: there's no large international airport within an hour's drive and the talent pool isn't big enough.

How Middle Managers Coerce Employees into Deceiving Upper Management

Oct 20, 2017 - InsuranceJournal.com

A paper about research conducted by Linda Treviño, distinguished professor of organizational behavior and ethics, and two co-authors, is cited.

How to Dispute Credit Report Errors

Oct 08, 2017 - WalletHub

Andrew Petersen, associate professor of marketing, participated in a question-and-answer about what most people know about disputing credit report errors.

Why Disgraced CEOs Like Equifax's Richard Smith Get to 'Retire' Instead of Being Fired

Sep 26, 2017 - Money

Timothy Pollock, the Michael J. Farrell Chair in Entrepreneurship, is quoted in a story about why companies let disgraced executives "retire" rather than fire them?

Study: 3PLs continue to offer value, with technology the key

Sep 25, 2017 - FleetOwner

A story quoted from the annual third-party logistics study C. John Langley Jr., clinical professor of supply chain management and director of development for the Center for Supply Chain Research, has led for its 22 years of existence. The story sats 3PLs improve logistics effectiveness in "new and innovative ways."

Vogue Society: Penn State alumna and mother become 'Girlbosses' with fashion boutique

Sep 20, 2017 - Daily Collegian

Karen Winterich, Frank and Mary Smeal Research Fellow and associate professor of marketing, is mentioned in an article about a Smeal marketing grad and her mother opening an online clothing store.

Should we stop the ‘revolving door’?

Aug 07, 2017 - Chicago Booth Review

Research conducted by Jess Cornaggia, associate professor of finance, and Kimberly Cornaggia, associate professor of finance, is cited in a story about the movement of people between industry and government. The Cornaggias' research found a similar pattern at credit rating agencies.

A big hurdle do-good companies face

Aug 01, 2017 - The Conversation, LA Times and 13 other outlets

Karen Winterich, Frank and Mary Jean Research Fellow and associate professor of marketing, and Lisa Bolton, Frank and Mary Jean Research Fellow and professor of marketing, co-authored a piece that featured research they conducted together. The research examines how the public feels about for-profit social enterprises or public-benefit corporations.

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