Warrington in the News Articles: page 1

It’s no secret that Warrington faculty are internationally renowned for their innovative research. The media looks to our scholars for insights and impactful news. See below where our faculty are featured in the news.

Heng Xu and Nan Zhang

Nearly every Fortune 500 company now uses some form of artificial intelligence to help them hire the best talent by screening resumes or analyzing test performance. But these AI hiring tools are probably spitting out worse candidates than hiring managers expect, according to new research from Professors of Management Heng Xu and Nan Zhang.

To hire the right job candidate, humans and machines should clear up this simple miscommunication

UF News
Jim Hoover

Members of the University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions and Warrington College of Business came together recently to discuss the power and potential of artificial intelligence for improving health care delivery as part of the college’s AI Seminar Series. Jim Hoover, Jack Faricy Professor and Director of the Business Analytics and Artificial Intelligence Center, presented at the seminar and shared examples of how AI technology can improve health care and prevention.

How AI can improve health care

UF College of Public Health and Health Professions
Jay Ritter

In the immediate aftermath of the verdict, the stock price of Truth Social plummeted roughly 15% to a price of about $47. The stock recovered in after-hours trading, however, rallying above its pre-verdict level to about $52. Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter shares his insights.

Trump's Truth Social stock takes turbulent swings after verdict

ABC News

Trump Media stock drops in Friday trading after former president's guilty verdict

USA Today
Klodiana Lanaj and Daniel Kim

We’ve all done it. A bad night’s sleep or a tough commute made us cranky, and we lashed out at a coworker who did nothing wrong. What can we do to make up for it?

According to a new study from Martin L. Schaffel Professor Klodiana Lanaj and doctoral student Daniel Kim, embracing our guilty feelings can help us make up for our bad behavior by encouraging us to act more politely and work harder the next day.

Rude at work? Feeling guilty can make you a better, kinder worker.

UF News
Jay Ritter

Trump Media & Technology Group lost more than $300 million during the first quarter and generated very little revenue, the owner of Truth Social announced in a press release Monday. Experts like Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter have said the price tag on Trump Media stock defies logic given the company’s financial results and small footprint in social media.

Trump Media lost more than $300 million last quarter on very little revenue

Amanda Phalin

The 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games will take place from July 26 to August 11 in Paris and will be the largest event ever organized in France, according to the International Olympic Committee. With event organizers anticipating a $7.3B economic benefit to the region, Instructional Associate Professor Amanda Phalin and other UF experts share expertise and context on how this global event affects the economy and tourism of an Olympics host city.

UF experts weigh in on Olympics economy and tourism

UF News
Mark Jamison and Ted Kury

The Public Utility Research Center’s Mark Jamison, Director and Gunter Professor, and Ted Kury, Director of Energy Studies, share their insights with the Tampa Bay Times on how an isolated pole fire cause potentially thousands in Pinellas and Manatee counties to lose internet — and for some AT&T customers, data and cell phone service.

A pole fire caused a mass Tampa Bay internet outage, company says. Is it a warning?

Tampa Bay Times
Md Mahmudul Hasan

Md Mahmudul Hasan, Ph.D., assistant professor in the UF College of Pharmacy and UF Warrington College of Business department of information systems and operations management, and his research team have developed a system designed to identify patients at high risk of discontinuing buprenorphine treatment for opioid use disorder. An FDA-approved prescription drug, buprenorphine is one of three commercially available treatments for opioid use disorder proven to be effective in treating both pain and addiction.


UF study uses machine learning to predict opioid use disorder treatment interruptions

UF College of Pharmacy
Jay Ritter

Experts have likened Trump Media & Technology Group’s trading to a meme stock, given the prices seem to be driven more by popular support rather than the business’s financial success or outlook. Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter explains that many meme stock investors work against short selling, a strategy that involves selling shares in the hopes the price will drop, then buying them back at a lower price and locking in a profit.

GameStop, AMC stock booming after Roaring Kitty's return. Will Trump Media stock follow?

USA Today
Jay Ritter

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.

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

USA Today