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.
New worldwide rankings are out today for online MBA programs, an increasingly popular way to get a graduate degree. The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is lauded among the Top 15 globally. The list from QS, a renowned Britain-based company that helps students in more than 35 countries to select MBA programs, names the W. P. Carey online MBA No. 15 worldwide and No. 7 among U.S.-based programs.
His leadership has helped vault the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University into one of the largest and highest-ranked business schools in the nation. Today, the school?s dean, Robert Mittelstaedt, announces that he will retire, effective spring/summer of next year.
Phoenix-area home prices have been zooming up for months, and the streak continued in May. However, a new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University takes a closer look at the short supply of available houses, an increase in foreclosures, and a possible leveling off of skyrocketing prices this summer.
Small businesses play a key role in our economic recovery, creating jobs to help get our community back on track. The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is offering a program to help small business owners and executives learn how to improve efficiency, streamline operations and raise profits. The fifth annual Small Business Leadership Academy is available to the leaders of small and diverse local businesses.
As job numbers and consumer spending begin to rise post-recession, the real estate market is also starting to recover. But will we see a repeat of massive growth, skyrocketing prices and cookie-cutter homes? One expert from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University analyzes likely future trends.