Top leaders from Sam?s Club, Intel, the United Services Automobile Association (USAA), and the Arizona Diamondbacks are among those taking the stage during the current season of the Economic Club of Phoenix speaker series. Every year, Phoenix-area audiences are invited to attend the club?s luncheons and hear from some of the biggest names in the business world.
They correctly predicted one of the most volatile times in the history of the U.S. economy. For their incredible accuracy, a counselor to the Secretary of the U.S. Treasury and Morgan Stanley's chief U.S. economist are about to receive a high honor. Dr. Richard Berner and David Greenlaw will accept the prestigious Lawrence R. Klein Award for economic-forecasting accuracy in New York on Oct. 18. Greenlaw will also provide his highly regarded 2013 forecast.
Today, U.S. News & World Report reveals its highly regarded annual rankings for the best undergraduate business schools in the nation. The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University comes in an impressive No. 24. It?s the ninth time in 10 years the W. P. Carey School ranks Top 30 on this prestigious list.
Despite the slow economic recovery, Arizona already has many businesses showing impressive growth and even job creation. The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is recognizing 10 of the state?s biggest achievers as finalists for this year?s prestigious Spirit of Enterprise Awards.
Phoenix-area home prices, which had been sharply and steadily rising since last September, finally went down a little this summer. A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University reveals the numbers for Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of July.
As state leaders across the country wonder how to improve their economies by creating and filling more high-income, desirable jobs, Arizona State University is introducing a special degree program aimed at attracting and keeping some of the region?s best-and-brightest future job candidates. The new program allows top students to get two degrees -- one from the W. P. Carey School of Business and one from the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering -- at the same time.
Unemployment and job growth remain big issues in the U.S. economy and in the current political campaigns. So now, more than halfway through the year, what are the top states and cities for job growth? Research Professor Lee McPheters of the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University provides rankings and analysis based on the latest figures from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
From the foreclosure crisis to roller-coaster home prices and a trove of new investors, we?re watching the world of real estate dramatically change. This evolution has some real estate professionals looking to blur the lines between what they do now ? and what they can do. For example, general contractors may see opportunities to complete their own real estate projects, and some realtors are looking into buying homes for renovation and investment. A new online program from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University will help address this.
The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University celebrates another new accolade this week. One of the most prominent sets of global university rankings puts ASU at No. 18 worldwide for Economics/Business. This is the fourth year in a row the W. P. Carey School has been Top 25 on the prestigious list from the Center for World-Class Universities at Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
The huge price increases we?ve seen in the Phoenix-area housing market over the past several months are now slowing down. A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University breaks down the numbers for Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of June.