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Faculty News Roundup: Warrington professors’ successes in 2017-2018

Reading Time: 3 minutes  Over the 2017-2018 academic year, Warrington College of Business faculty members reminded us why they’re some of the best in the world. From producing hundreds of new research papers, to teaching countless students the fundamentals of business, to writing or being quoted in the news about trending topics like cryptocurrency,

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UF Warrington creates initiative promoting robust and reliable research

Reading Time: 3 minutes  GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Across the world of research, a storm has been brewing. A storm that intends to wash away the layers of questionable research practices and produces a rumble so loud that researchers across the world will tremble at the thought of bias in their study results. A storm

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Is the future of department stores off-price? Macy’s Backstage opens in Tampa

Reading Time: 1 minute  It’s no surprise that traditional brick-and-mortar stores have had it rough with the emergence of online retailers. However, off-price retail has been a consistent bright spot for retailers. With the prevalence of off-price retail stores like Macy’s Backstage, TJ Maxx and Marshalls, William R. Hough Faculty Fellow Dr. Anuj Kumar

Gary McGill

Fisher School Director named outstanding educator

Reading Time: 2 minutes  GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Gary McGill, Associate Dean and Director of the Fisher School of Accounting at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business, received the Ray M. Sommerfeld Outstanding Tax Educator Award from the American Taxation Association (ATA) this summer at the American Accounting Association’s annual meeting. The Ray

Joyce Bono

Warrington professor named among most influential authors

Reading Time: 2 minutes  GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Joyce Bono, W.A. McGriff, III professor of management, was named among the top 100 most influential authors of organizational behavior textbooks. She was ranked No. 16 on the list for her significant citations among organizational behavior textbooks. Bono has more than 50 text citations and more than

How should Facebook and other companies protect privacy while letting people share their information between apps and services?

Reading Time: 1 minute  In an era when technology and social media companies are under fire for sharing user data, and users feel more and more like they’re the stars of their own version of “The Truman Show,” companies are questioning if and under what circumstances they should share information between one another or with

Leaders: Looking for more energy at work? Try writing about yourself

Reading Time: 2 minutes  GAINESVILLE, Fla. –  For those in leadership roles, reaching for a sugary soda or double-shot of espresso might be how they attempt to increase their waning energy each day at work. However, new research from the Warrington College of Business at the University of Florida suggests that there is an

Russians hacked into America’s electric grid. Here’s why securing it is hard.

Reading Time: 1 minute  Hackers taking down the U.S. electricity grid may sound like a plot ripped from a Bruce Willis action movie, but the Department of Homeland Security has recently disclosed new details about the extent to which Russia has infiltrated “critical infrastructure” like American power plants, water facilities and gas pipelines, explains Director

Five reasons why Europe fines Google and the US tech sector

Reading Time: 1 minute  Since June of last year, the EU has fined Alphabet Inc. (Google’s parent company) $7.7 billion. But what has Alphabet done to receive such high fines? Dr. Mark Jamison, Gunter Professor and Director of the Public Utility Research Center, discusses five reasons why the EU imposes record-breaking fines on U.S. tech

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Rankings Roundup: Warrington’s performance across the 2017-2018 major rankings

Reading Time: 3 minutes  Over the 2017-2018 academic year, the University of Florida Warrington College of Business received a number of top rankings from leading publications such as U.S. News & World Report, Financial Times, The Economist, Bloomberg Businessweek, Eduniversal and Ivy Exec. The exceptional rankings we received from these publications affirm our strong student quality,