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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.

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

Businesswoman climbing book pile ladder. Sky background. Education and career concept

9 must-read leadership books for business professionals

Want to progress your leadership skills? Check out recommendations from University of Florida Warrington College of Business faculty and staff.  Glue: How Project Leaders Create Cohesive, Engaged, High-Performing Teams By Anh Dao Pham “This book is a hidden gem for

Jay Ritter

Algorithms powering John Ruiz’s company being probed by SEC, Justice Department

When attorney John H. Ruiz took his company public in 2022, the Miami entrepreneur promised that its software algorithms were so effective they could spot billions of dollars in improperly paid health-insurance claims that would eventually yield significant profits for

Jay Ritter

Why a ‘collapse’ of younger VC firms may not be a bad thing, according to a top angel investor who backed Uber and Robinhood

Although private markets are rebounding along with an IPO market that just saw the highest grossing quarter since 2021, some newer VC firms aren’t counting themselves among the recent winners. Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter shares his insights on why