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Wait, Wait ─ Don’t Tell Me the Good News Yet

New research from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business finds that the positive reaction one would have when succeeding is lessened if it doesn't follow the expected course.

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U.Va. Darden School MBA Project Creates New Social Venture in Tunisia

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What began as a student-led project at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business has turned into a startup.

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U.Va. Darden School Professors’ New Marketing Analytics Book Helps Managers Predict Business Outcomes

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In the new world of “big data” marketers must sift through mountains of information to decide how they will attract customers. How can they target the best data to make the best decisions?

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GE Opens Firstbuild Facility on University of Louisville Campus

General Electric Appliances and the University of Louisville have partnered on a micro-factory aimed at bringing innovative products to market more quickly.

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UIC Library Opens Archives of Chicago's Historic Commodity Exchanges

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The records of the Chicago Board of Trade and the MidAmerica Commodity Exchange are available for research at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

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A Third of U.S. Low-Wage Workers Are Only Earners in Household

Among all employees nationally, 56 percent are hourly workers, and 32 percent of these, or more than 21 million, earn less than $10.10 per hour, according to University of Virginia researchers in the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service’s Demographics Research Group.

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GE Partners with Indiana University's Kelley School of Business for Early Career IT Leadership Program

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Indiana University's Kelley School of Business announced today that it is providing customized graduate-level educational programs for information technology professionals as part of General Electric's (NYSE: GE) Information Technology Leadership Program.

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Microscan Demonstrates New Embedded OEM Solutions for Clinical Lab Automation at AACC Clinical Lab Expo 2014

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From Microscan booth #2652, the dedicated Clinical Solutions team will give live demonstrations of new barcode readers and machine vision cameras for embedded clinical lab automation applications and discuss projects with OEM design engineers. Microscan is giving away free $30 expo passes to all visitors who schedule a meeting with an automation expert at the show.

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Timing Everything with NFL Contracts

When renegotiating a contract in the NFL, timing is of the essence — the player can benefit financially the earlier in the offseason the contract is signed, while the team can benefit by waiting — and can mean a difference of hundreds of thousands of dollars, according to new research from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

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After the World Cup, Rio Will Be Ready For 2016, Olympic Expert Says

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