It’s shaky, but improving. Experts say the Phoenix-area commercial real estate market is now officially in a slow recovery mode. A full 100 percent of the real estate brokers participating in a quarterly survey by the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University indicate they feel “optimistic,” and 84 percent believe the market is on an upswing.
John Lonski of Moody’s Analytics Wins Lawrence R. Klein Award
While many Americans were still pinching every penny and praying for a faster recovery from the Great Recession, John Lonski, chief capital markets economist of Moody’s Analytics, understood what our country really faced in its uphill battle toward an economic comeback. He had the most accurate U.S. forecast among the nation’s top economists for the years 2010 to 2013. Accordingly, he will be honored Oct. 16 with the prestigious Lawrence R. Klein Award for his achievements.
Honored Companies Help Boost Our Local Economy
Arizona is still recovering from the Great Recession, and many local businesses are playing a key role in the comeback. Today, some of the state’s best companies are being recognized as finalists for the 18th annual Spirit of Enterprise Awards from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.
Today, U.S. News & World Report announced its highly anticipated annual rankings for undergraduate business schools. Once again, the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is honored among the nation’s Top 30. This is the ninth time in 10 years the school has made the prestigious Top 30.
The Phoenix-area housing market is NOT creating another housing bubble to pop anytime soon. The latest monthly report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows a lack of enthusiasm from both buyers and sellers. Also today, the Center for Real Estate Theory and Practice at the W. P. Carey School of Business is launching a new real estate website with enhanced content.
Starbucks, State Farm & Former NFL Execs among Speakers
Top leaders from Starbucks and State Farm, as well as a former NFL executive, are among those headlining the new 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.
W. P. Carey School Offers New Degrees for New Academic Year
When classes start up for the new school year at Arizona State University tomorrow, the W. P. Carey School of Business will be ready for hundreds more online students, thanks to demand from the university’s recently announced partnership with Starbucks Coffee Company. Starbucks will be offering 40 ASU Online degree programs from which its Partners (employees) can choose. A large number say they want to pursue a business degree, and that has the highly ranked W. P. Carey School gearing up with several new online offerings, including one in retail management.
The Phoenix-area housing market is officially in a slump. That’s according to a new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, which reveals the latest details on Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of June.
Forget the stereotypes of arrogant, macho leaders who don’t care about anyone else’s opinion. A new study from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows humble CEOs significantly benefit a company and its management -- likely more than the blowhards who think it’s their way or the highway.
Weak Demand Is Masking Low Supply in the Market
The Phoenix area could soon see another shortage of homes for sale, like the one it endured from 2012 to 2013. According to a new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, very weak demand is masking the fact that relatively few homes are coming onto the market for sale. The area only recently emerged from another shortage, when buyers had to battle each other for relatively few home options. The new report contains details about Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of May.