Warrington in the News Articles: page 35

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.

Jay Ritter

Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter shares why the oversupply of SPACs is a benefit to investors.

Do-Nothing SPACs Sag, Offering Investors a $1.1 Billion Return

Jay Ritter

Research and insights from Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter informs this story about how the average first-day stock pop for a March IPO was smaller than comparable debut-session rises in recent months — but still above historical norms.

IPO market cools as sentiment moves from ‘wildly overoptimistic to optimistic’

Jay Ritter

Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter shares more about why it has been close to impossible for regular people to buy shares at IPO pricing, but now, that is changing.

A Traditional Wall Street Advantage Is Suddenly Being Threatened

Jay Ritter

Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter discusses the hot 2021 IPO market and why, generally speaking, IPOs are considered a riskier investment.

Individual investors should tread carefully in hot but risky IPO market, experts caution

Jay Ritter

Data from Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter informs this story on the current commonality for SPACs to dip below their debut price and gyrate around that level.

SPAC Excitement Fades as Historic Quarter Ends

The Wall Street Journal
Jay Ritter

Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter shares his IPO insights for this story on Robinhood’s upcoming IPO, likely to reach a total valuation of $50 billion, dwarfing every IPO so far in 2021 and ranking in the top ten since the start of 2020, a banner year for new listings.

Everything we know so far about Robinhood’s path to an unusual IPO

Saby Mitra

Dean Saby Mitra was part of the Chronicle of Higher Education’s panel discussion on AI’s impact on teaching, an event sponsored by the University of Florida.

Dean Mitra shares how AI and analytics fit into the business sphere and the difference between automation and decision making within AI and analytics. (Interview begins at 27:00.)

AI's Impact on Teaching

The Chronicle of Higher Education
Jay Ritter

Insights from Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter inform this story about German aviation start-up Lilium agreeing to go public through a merger with Qell Acquisition, a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC).

Aviation start-up Lilium to go public through SPAC deal with ex-GM executive

Amanda Phalin

Radio Hofstra University interviewed Dr. Amanda Phalin, a lecturer in the UF Warrington College of Business Management Department, about how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted international trade.

What was the impact of COVID-19 on international trade?

Radio Hofstra University
WeWork logo on a sign on a brick wall

The money-losing office space firm plans to merge with a blank-check company backed by big Wall Street investors. Cordell Eminent Scholar Jay Ritter comments on the latest company to pursue a public market debut via SPAC.

After Failed I.P.O., WeWork Will Go Public Through a Merger

The New York Times