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Article ID: 707640

Stock market shows greater reaction to forecasts by analysts with favorable surnames

City University London

Financial analysts whose surnames are perceived as favourable elicit stronger market reactions to their earnings forecasts, new research from Cass Business School has found.

Released:
6-Feb-2019 11:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 707616

‘Risk Factors for Shocks Are Huge:’ UVA Darden Economists Consider the Rocky Road Ahead

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

Offering an economic forecast in the calmest of times is no easy task. Offering one in 2019, when it often feels like “Crazy Land in the world economy,” as University of Virginia Darden School of Business Professor Alan Beckenstein recently described the current landscape, is a particularly fraught business.

Released:
6-Feb-2019 10:05 AM EST

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Article ID: 707566

Humboldt Bay Bivalve Business Has a Big Local Impact

Humboldt State University

As the oyster capital of California, Humboldt Bay’s bivalve business is big for the region, with a local economic impact of about $20 million in 2016, according to a survey conducted by Humboldt State University and California Sea Grant researchers.

Released:
5-Feb-2019 1:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 707544

ASCB announces new webinars for 2019

American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB)

The American Society for Cell Biology (ASCB) announces its 2019 free webinar series designed to provide life science educators worldwide with insights about how to design, conduct, and interpret education studies.

Released:
5-Feb-2019 10:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 707436

Registration Now Open for IFT19: Feed Your Future

Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)

Registration is now open for IFT19: Feed Your Future in New Orleans, LA from June 2-5, 2019 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Hosted by the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT), IFT19 will bring together science of food professionals from around the globe to inspire and transform collective knowledge into innovative solutions that help advance the planet’s food safety, nutrition, and sustainability.

Released:
5-Feb-2019 8:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 707518

Will Amazon Get Whole Value From Whole Foods?

University of Virginia Darden School of Business

How will Amazon’s acquisition of Whole Foods — a strong brand whose momentum faltered in recent years — play out in stores and on the balance sheet?

Released:
4-Feb-2019 3:05 PM EST

Article ID: 707492

Monthly wages are an important step towards economic development

University of Zurich

Across developing economies, most workers and agricultural producers are paid are paid on a daily basis. This has a negative impact on their ability to generate savings for large expenses. Researchers from UZH show dairy farmers and agricultural workers prefer to be paid once at the end of the month, rather then daily, because monthly payments schemes are an efficient tool to increase saving.

Released:
4-Feb-2019 2:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 707490

How Private Households Can Stall Economic Growth

University of Bonn

How quickly the economy recovers after an economic shock also depends on the behavior of private households. Using a complex theoretical model, economist Prof. Dr. Christian Bayer from the University of Bonn and his team demonstrated that growing income uncertainty among private households can lead to an economic downturn.

Released:
4-Feb-2019 1:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 707453

CEOs Profit From Issuing Negative News Releases Ahead of Stock Option Grant Dates, Study Shows

University of Notre Dame

The move depresses the stock price and lowers the guaranteed “strike price,” which allows the CEO to exercise their stock option to buy a specified number of shares below market value.

Released:
4-Feb-2019 10:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 707445

Babson Names Robert Stringer Director Of Award-Winning, Immersive Summer Venture Program

Babson College

The Arthur M. Blank Center for Entrepreneurship at Babson College has announced that consultant, author, and venture capitalist turned angel investor and startup advisor Robert Stringer will be the new Director for its award-winning, immersive Summer Venture Program for student entrepreneurs from Babson and nearby Wellesley and Olin Colleges.

Released:
4-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST

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