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Read the latest news and research from University of Florida Warrington College of Business faculty, who are thought leaders in their respective fields and provide expert guidance in the classroom. Their research provides industry leaders and individuals with insights they can use in their careers and daily lives.

Klodiana Lanaj

Management faculty named 2024 UF Research Foundation Professor

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Klodiana Lanaj, Martin L. Schaffel Professor in the Department of Management, is among the 34 University of Florida professors honored as the most productive and promising faculty named UF Research Foundation (UFRF) Professors for 2024. The recognition

Jay Ritter

DJT stock rebounds since hush money trial low. What to know about Truth Social trading.

Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter shares his insights on the parent company of social media platform Truth Social’s continued volatile journey on the stock market, doubling since a low three weeks ago. Read more in this story from USA Today. 

Mark Jamison

Commentary: Imposing net-neutrality regulations would be a step backward

As the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is considering more heavy-handed regulation for the internet, Mark Jamison, Director of the Public Utility Research Center and Gunter Professor, shares his expert insights on why imposing net neutrality regulations would be a step

Mo Wang

These Couples Survived a Lot. Then Came Retirement.

Research from Mo Wang, Associate Dean, Lanzillotti-McKethan Eminent Scholar and retirement expert, informs this story about life after work bringing an unexpected set of challenges for many relationships. Read more in this story from The New York Times Magazine. 

Jay Ritter

The truth about Truth Social

It’s been just over a month since Trump Media & Technology Group — ticker symbol DJT — started trading on the Nasdaq. We recently learned from a regulatory filing that the company has issued around $1.5 billion worth of new

Jingchuan Pu and Hsing Kenneth Cheng.

Research by Warrington faculty receives Antitrust Writing Award

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Assistant Professor Jingchuan Pu and John B. Higdon Eminent Scholar Chair Hsing Kenneth Cheng’s paper has been awarded this year’s Antitrust Writing Award. After receiving its nomination at the beginning of the year, Pu and Cheng’s paper,

Jay Ritter

The Uncertainty Effect: Why IPOs May Be on Hold Until Post-Election

Historical trends suggest presidential elections don’t move the needle, but certain companies have delayed their IPOs because of presidential elections–and 2024 will be a divisive one. Cordell Eminent Scholar and IPO expert Jay Ritter shares his insights in this story

Brian Swider

Land Your Dream Job: Research Reveals the Top 4 Tips Proven to Get Results

Research insights from Beth Ayers McCague Family Fellowship Associate Professor Brian Swider inform this story that shares 4 science-backed tricks to landing a new job faster.  Read the tips in this story from Women’s World. 

Jay Ritter

Truth Social owner Trump Media asks Congress to investigate ‘troubling’ market manipulation claims

Trump Media & Technology Group is asking Congress to investigate its suspicions that illegal activity is driving down its share price. However, experts like Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter told CNN they are skeptical there is clear evidence of market

Jay Ritter

Donald Trump is on the verge of another $1 billion Truth Social windfall

Former President Donald Trump is on the cusp of scoring a major financial bonanza – at least on paper. As long as Trump Media & Technology Group’s share price doesn’t spectacularly implode before Tuesday’s closing bell, Trump is on track