News Releases

News Releases

August 15, 2011

The highly ranked W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is offering three new degree options, just in time for the new school year starting this week. All focus on very timely fields: public service, real estate and information technology (IT).

August 11, 2011

For the first time since the spring of 2009, the Phoenix-area foreclosure rate has dropped below 30 percent of the existing-home transactions in the market. A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University confirms five months in a row of foreclosure-rate declines.

August 4, 2011

Americans are closely watching the job market as a key sign of whether the economy is really improving. Midyear job-growth numbers for each state are out, and an expert from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is offering his insight on the trends.

July 28, 2011

Already recognized as one of the top business schools in the nation, the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is now building on its achievements with an update of its MBA curriculum. The school designed changes based heavily on feedback from successful business leaders and alums. The objective is to better prepare MBA grads for the tough job market and evolving business environment, now and well into the future.

July 21, 2011

Commercial real estate has been hit especially hard by the recent economic downturn. Part of the problem hampering its recovery is the great difficulty in getting funding for local projects. An expert from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University explains why this is happening and one way we can make some headway in fixing it.

July 12, 2011

Good news for the hard-hit Phoenix-area housing market: The rate of foreclosures continues to drop. A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows the rate has now fallen four months in a row.

June 23, 2011

Supply chain management has become an increasingly popular subject at universities around the world, as businesses try to learn how to keep costs down, minimize risk and streamline efficiency. Now, the supply chain management programs at the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University are being recognized with some prestigious new rankings, easily placing them again among the best in the nation.

June 20, 2011

When it's 100-plus degrees outside, all you want to do is turn up the air conditioning inside. Because of all of this cooling, some government-mandated incentive programs are aimed at getting us to buy more efficient air conditioners to save energy and money. However, a recent study from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University explains why, even if we buy the more efficient devices, the plan won't necessarily work.

June 15, 2011

Many people think the next big job boom will happen in the area of sustainability. Research from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows a huge percentage of employers are already giving positive weight to job candidates with sustainability skills. However, the same research indicates these job applicants also need professional training in existing fields, to push them over the top in the hiring process.

June 13, 2011

Homeowners in the hard-hit Phoenix market will be encouraged to hear that foreclosure rates have now dropped for three months in a row. A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University reveals the positive development for those hoping for some stability in their neighborhoods.

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