A little bit of good news is coming to the Phoenix-area housing market. Foreclosures accounted for just under 38 percent of the existing-home transactions in the area in March. A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University reveals the improvement over the 43 percent seen in the first two months of 2011.
In these times of extraordinary growth in developing countries, copper is a focal point -- in high demand to help build basic infrastructure. This year, the head of the world's largest publicly owned copper producer will be honored as Executive of the Year by a national group of prominent executives who advise the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.
When it comes to the fast-paced, ever-changing world of business, the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University ranks high in providing research that makes a real difference. For the third year in a row, the school ranks among the Top 25 globally for business research productivity.
Could iPads replace all textbooks and course packets in the future? According to those involved in early trials of the tablets at the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, we're not there yet.
Local businesses play a key role in creating new jobs for our communities and helping us rebound from the recession. Now, you can help nominate some of the best businesses in the state for a high honor. The application process is officially open for the 2011 Spirit of Enterprise Awards from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.
U.S. News & World Report just released its prestigious annual rankings for the best business schools in the country, and once again, the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is being honored. On the newly unveiled list of America's top graduate schools for business, the school ranks No. 27 for its full-time MBA program. This is the fourth year in a row the school ranks top 30 in the nation.
More bad news for the Phoenix-area housing market. A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows the possible return to a negative trend. In the final months of 2010, foreclosures had gone down to represent only 30 percent of the transactions in the single-family home resale market. However, in January, that rate shot up to 43 percent, and the new report reveals it was about 43 percent again in February.
Imagine having dinner with reporters from The Washington Post, bumping into Arianna Huffington on the way to the same party, or touring the country in a C-SPAN bus. Those activities are just part of normal daily life for Jeremy Art, who will soon be honored as this year's Outstanding Alumnus from the Morrison School of Agribusiness and Resource Management at the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.
Many people have considered going back to school to help advance their careers, only to worry about how that would fit into their busy work and family lives. Over the past several years, new options have become available to get an MBA degree with the convenience of an online program without having to sacrifice the high quality of a real, traditional university. One of the leaders in this area is the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, which currently has full-time and part-time MBA programs ranked Top 30 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report.
Most new businesses wind up failing, not helping the economy or our communities... but imagine a place where you can come up with a new business idea and have experts right there to help you improve it, walk you through the steps to make it a reality and even get some funding to help pay for it. That's exactly what students are able to do through the Introduction to Entrepreneurship class at the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.