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Read the latest and greatest student, faculty and alumni news from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business, a top national business school at one of the best public universities in the nation.

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Warrington lends analytics expertise to UF strategic sports initiative

The University of Florida is embarking on a multi-faceted initiative to propel the university to the global stage in sports performance, healthcare, and communication, while illuminating its world-class sports facilities and partnerships.  As part of the UF & Sport Collaborative,

Liangfei Qiu and Praveen Pathak

Cryptocurrency’s surprising transparency advantage

New research from PricewaterhouseCoopers Professor Liangfei Qiu and Robert B. Carter Professor Praveen Pathak highlights that despite the fears of regulators and skittish investors, clear and accurate signals of cryptocurrency quality may be hidden in plain sight. Forthcoming in Journal of

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Why Do Banks With Little Skin in the Game Still Monitor Borrowers?

Bank lending to companies with iffy credit has more than doubled since the financial crisis. This is largely due to a ready market available for banks to offload their loans, reducing the risk carried on bank balance sheets. A yield-hungry

Klodiana Lanaj and Remy Jennings

Want to Be a Better Leader? Stop Thinking About Work After Hours

It’s not uncommon for managers to continue thinking about their job, even after the official workday is over. This may involve ruminating about an issue with an employee, trying to think of a solution to a client problem, or creating

Aner Sela

I’m an Expert: How To Know If an Item Is Worth Your Cash

Conventional wisdom and so-called ‘never buy’ lists will tell you that there are certain things that are rarely worth spending your money on. Such items typically run the gamut from cheap, low-quality items like single-use plastics or dollar store kitchen gadgets,

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Why ‘more quality’ companies may go public in 2024

Despite a rocky 2023 for companies going public, the Nasdaq is still on pace to lead new listings for the fifth straight year, according to Dealogic. Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter joins Yahoo! Finance’s Rachelle Akuffo to discuss the IPO

Jingchuan Pu

Information systems professor honored for early career contributions

Jingchuan Pu, assistant professor in the Information Systems and Operations Management (ISOM) department at the University of Florida Warrington College of Business, is a recipient of the INFORMS Information Systems Society (ISS) Gordon B. Davis Young Scholar Award and the

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Four international students honored for outstanding merit

Four students from the Warrington College of Business were honored with Certificates of Outstanding Merit from the University of Florida International Center (UFIC) in November. The award recognizes international students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement and display a wide range

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Top 10 Warrington stories from 2023

This year brought us many reminders to why it’s great to be a Florida Gator. From our faculty being named among the top scientists in the world to the Class of 2022-2023 earning excellent jobs and high salaries, Business Gators

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Five things to do with a marketing degree

Marketing isn’t about sales; it’s about relationships. With a major in marketing through a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration or Master of Science in Marketing degree from the University of Florida Warrington College of Business, you’ll be equipped to build