Not many people understood just how sluggish the recovery from the Great Recession was going to be, but Dean Maki of Barclays correctly predicted one of the toughest times in U.S. economic history. For his incredible forecast, Maki will receive the prestigious Lawrence R. Klein Award for economic-forecasting accuracy in New York on Oct. 29. He will also deliver his highly-regarded 2014 forecast at the award event, which is organized by the W. P. Carey School of Business.
If you think young people don't know how to manage money and pay down their credit cards, then you should think again. A new study from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University and the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond shows young borrowers -- 18 to 25 years old -- are among the least likely credit card users to have a serious default on their cards. Not only that, they're also more likely to be good credit risks later in life.
Over the past two years, the tight supply of homes for sale in the Phoenix area has helped to dramatically drive up prices. However, a new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University shows change on the horizon. The data for Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of August, is available.
Three top business leaders will be honored for their innovation and achievements, when they are inducted into the W. P. Carey School of Business Homecoming Hall of Fame this month. They include the head of a famed jewelry company, a high-profile business founder from China, and a corporate leader at one of Arizona's biggest companies.
We've focused lots of attention on the recovery of the Phoenix-area housing market, but many of us have no idea whether the commercial real estate market is coming back yet. This month, the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University brought together a group of the area's most successful brokers for a forum and survey about progress on apartments, retail, industrial, offices and more. Some of the survey answers may surprise you.
As Arizona moves along the road to economic recovery, many impressive local businesses are helping to vault us forward with job creation and growth. Today, 10 of the state's best businesses are being recognized as finalists for the prestigious Spirit of Enterprise Awards from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.
The Phoenix-area housing market -- hit especially hard during the recession -- appears to be starting its slow march back to normal. The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University reveals the latest data for Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of July.
New rankings are out today from U.S. News & World Report, and once again, the W. P. Carey School of Business ranks among the Top 30 undergraduate business schools in the nation. The Arizona State University school comes in at No. 27. This marks the ninth time in 10 years the school has made the prestigious Top 30.
Top leaders from Sprint, U-Haul, Humana and Deloitte 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. The Economic Club of Phoenix (ECP) was founded by a group of prominent business executives called the Dean's Council, in conjunction with the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.
Rising interest rates don't appear to be stopping the big comeback in the Phoenix-area housing market. A new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University reveals highlights for Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of June.