Warrington in the News Articles: page 40

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.


With Snowflake’s IPO on September 16, it is the priciest newly-listed company, valued at $70 billion. It also is the second-most underpriced IPO in history measured by dollars “left on the table,” and the record-holder, by a wide margin, for a newcomer of its slender size. Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter shares his thoughts on Snowflake’s IPO in this story from Fortune.

By this measure, Snowflake’s IPO wasn’t such a success after all

Jay Ritter

With the IPO market performing similarly to the top of the internet bubble in 1999, do we need to be concerned about another potential crash? Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter discusses this with Market Watch’s Mark Hulbert.

What Snowflake and JFrog are telling us about the IPO market now vs. 1999

Market Watch
Jay Ritter

First-day returns for market debuts are at their highest level since the bubble, Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter says, and that data doesn’t include Snowflake and the rest of this week’s big software debuts.

IPO like it’s 1999: Market hitting dot-com-boom levels as Snowflake and other cloud-software stocks keep popping

Market Watch
Ted Kury

In this episode of “Plugged In,” noted energy expert Dr. Ted Kury of the Public Utility Research Center gives his take on the two big issues confronting energy companies in 2020: severe weather and the COVID-19 pandemic.

From severe weather to pandemic, energy expert outlines challenges ahead for utility industry

Con Edison's Plugged In Podcast
Jay Ritter speaks via Zoom. The lower-thirds line reads The popularity of SPACs.

Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter joins Caroline Hyde, Joe Weisenthal & Romaine Bostick on ‘What’d You Miss?’, which bring the news and analysis you may have missed after the closing bell on Wall Street. Ritter shares his insights on SPACs in this show from Bloomberg.

'What'd You Miss?' tackles the popularity of SPACs

Mark Jamison

Public Utility Research Center and Gunter Professor Dr. Mark Jamison spoke with Communications Daily, the authoritative source for telecom regulation, legislation and policy development news, about the potential nomination of Carolyn Roddy as the replacement for FCC Commissioner Mike O’Rielly. Subscription required. 

Ex-FTC Officials Defend Simons, Say Trump Can’t Oust Him

Communications Daily
Ethan Fieldman

Warrington alumnus Ethan Fieldman (BSBA ’03) shares about his journey from tutor at UF to starting Study Edge, which now serves a million students a month and has contracts with some 700 universities.

The biggest education company you’ve never heard of

Christopher Orange

Florida Trend highlights members of Executive MBA classes from across Florida universities, including Warrington’s own Christopher Orange (MBA ’21). Learn more about Christopher’s work in healthcare, why he chose UF MBA and how the program is benefitting him in his career right now.

Diversity and Florida's executive MBA students

Florida Trend
Jay Ritter speaking on Yahoo Finance

Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair & IPO Expert Jay Ritter joins Yahoo Finance’s Akiko Fujita to discuss the latest IPO outlook as more companies prepare to go public.

What flurry of filings to go public means for the market

Yahoo! Finance
Jay Ritter speaking on Bloomberg

Palantir Technologies Inc., the data-mining company backed by tech billionaire Peter Thiel, broke years of suspense by filing to go public through a direct listing. Cordell Eminent Scholar Chair Jay Ritter discusses the IPO landscape for technology companies on Bloomberg Technology.

Palantir Files for NYSE Direct Listing