News Releases

News Releases

May 4, 2012

Imagine protecting yourself from the flu by drinking a simple solution each year, instead of having to get an unpleasant flu shot. Four MBA students graduating today from Arizona State University's W. P. Carey School of Business want to make this happen. In fact, they already won a $25,000 business-plan competition to get them started.

April 26, 2012

Foreclosures are dramatically down in the Phoenix-area housing market. This means fewer cheap homes coming onto the market, prices rising for the sixth month in a row as a result, and many buyers finally starting to turn their attention from bargain resale homes to new-home sales. A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University reveals some trends for Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of March.

April 24, 2012

More than 2,000 students will graduate from Arizona State University's W. P. Carey School of Business next week. This is one of the biggest graduation classes ever for the school, known as one of the largest and highest-ranked business schools in the country. The president of the Phoenix Suns, a group of executives flying in from China, and a student who already started a nonprofit to help foster teens will be part of the ceremonies.

April 10, 2012

They help create new jobs and boost our economy. That's why we should all be involved in celebrating the importance of Arizona's best businesses. You can honor your favorite Arizona company by nominating it for the 2012 Spirit of Enterprise Awards from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.

April 3, 2012

On April 19, Dr. Irwin Jacobs, founding chairman and CEO emeritus of Qualcomm Incorporated, will be honored for his incredible accomplishments that vaulted us all forward in the technology we use to communicate. Qualcomm's portfolio includes thousands of U.S. and international patents on many of the most important inventions and innovations in wireless and related technologies.

March 27, 2012

Are we actually seeing the start of a housing shortage in the Phoenix area? A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University reveals some surprising information for Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of February.

March 26, 2012

Want to hold onto your current job in the rough job market, but still work toward moving up the ladder soon? The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is unveiling a brand new "hybrid" option to help working professionals get an MBA. The new offering combines the flexibility of an online program with the face-to-face contact of weekend classes.

March 21, 2012

With the U.S. economy started on the mend, it's interesting to note which cities and states are growing the fastest. Research Professor Lee McPheters of the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University provides rankings and analysis based on the latest jobs figures from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

March 15, 2012

People don't always associate the business world with charity. However, students at the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University are taught to understand that charity work is vital to your real, genuine success in life. This week, the nonprofit Chicanos Por La Causa (CPLC) Parenting Arizona is honoring the school for its extensive work on behalf of the children's charity.

March 13, 2012

U.S. News & World Report announces its prestigious annual rankings for the best business schools in the country today. For the fifth year in a row, the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University ranks top 30 among the "Best Graduate Schools" for business in the nation.

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