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For Type II Diabetes Prevention, Tap Into AI

Research from Professor of IROM Maytal Saar-Tsechansky shows how a model uses artificial intelligence to create better outcomes and save costs for prediabetic patients. BNN Breaking, CheckOrphan

                                   

Pig-Butchering Scams Netted More Than $75 Billion, Study Finds

Research from Professor of Finance John Griffin tracked 4,000 crypto addresses as they scammed their way to $75 billion. Bloomberg

                 

The Paradox of Patience: Scientists Reveal Why We Hate To Wait

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Annabelle Roberts reveals that the need for goal closure underlies the frustration with waiting. SciTechDaily, Science News

 

Tying the Knot: How Entrepreneurs' Stock Portfolios Influence Small Business Health

Research from Assistant Professor of Finance Marius Ring shows that company growth stalls when an owner’s personal portfolio takes a hit. BNN Breaking, SkyNews, NewsWise, ScienMag, WN

                 

Construction Boomed in Austin and Rents Went Down. Now, Some Builders Are Dismantling the Cranes.

Clinical Associate Professor of Finance Julia Coronado comments on making building cheaper and rising rents. KUT

 

D.C. Travel and Adventure Show To Highlight LGBTQ Travel

Lecturer of Marketing Ed Salvato discusses ways to make travel comfortable and accommodating for all travelers. Washington Blade

                 

Try Something New on Leap Day 2024, Or Maybe Nothing At All

Assistant Professor of Management Andrew Brodsky says that doing nothing is good for the brain. The Daily Record

 

Regulatory Tech Costs Can Have Benefits, Too

Research from Assistant Professor of Accounting Zachary Kowaleski posits that money spent on technology to comply with regulations can pay unexpected dividends. Hoodline, The Tech Street Now

 

Why People Hate To Wait

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Annabelle Roberts reveals that the need for goal closure underlies the frustration with waiting. Branding In Asia, List23, StudyFinds, Earth.com, Spark Chronicles

 

When and How To Quit a Job, Relationship, or Hobby

Professor of Marketing Raj Raghunathan comments on the importance of hard work and goal setting when it comes to important decision-making. Magazium

 

Now Seeking: Adaptability

Managing Director of Full-Time Career Education and Coaching Brittany Tyree comments on the skills students should attain in their careers. Journal of College Admission

                 

University of Texas Launches New Speakers Bureau To Streamline Booking UT Experts for Events

Associate Dean and Director of Executive Education Gaylen Paulson discusses UT's position on the front lines of engagement with partnering companies. Hoodline

                 

Top Relationship Pros Reveal the Seven Keys to Deeper, Happier Friendships

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar is used in this case for showing appreciation. Yahoo! Life

 

Does Money Buy Happiness? Actually, Yes

Professor of Marketing Raj Raghunathan is mentioned in this article linking happiness with a sense of security. Forbes

 

How AI Affects Our Sense of Self

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Gizem Yalcin Williams in Harvard Business Review has been translated for international audiences. Harvard Business Review Japan, Harvard Business Review Germany

                 

Tax Expenditures Can Rescue Congress From the Next Shutdown Threat

Professor Emeritus of Accounting Michael Granof comments on the definition of "expenditures." The Hill

 

Are Investors Underestimating McDonald's?

Associate Professor of Accounting Patrick Badolato discusses what lurks in company footnotes. Nasdaq, Yahoo! Finance, Financial News

                 

In the Bitcoin ETF Marketing Wars, Grayscale Has an Unusual Advantage — Its Ticker

Professor of Marketing Raji Srinivasan comments on Grayscale's leg up. Fortune, AOL, Techtelegraph

 

New Study Pinpoints Startups' Vulnerabilities to Innovation Imitation

Research by Professor of Management Francisco Polidoro explains why new companies are at greater risk of intellectual property theft. Power Systems Design Online, Phys.org, Strategic Management Society         

 

Psst. Telling Secrets Is Good for You.

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar discusses his research on keeping secrets. Deutsche Welle

                 

Professor of Finance Named ECGI Fellow

Professor of Finance Laura Starks garners international recognition for her research on corporate governance and economic policy. Scienmag, Bioengineer

                 

What Is the GMAT Focus Edition?

Managing Director for MBA Marketing, Recruiting and Admissions Rodrigo Malta shares his thoughts on the new version of the GMAT. BestColleges    

 

3 ‘Positive Psychology’ Tips to Beat Burnout, According to Research

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar is mentioned in this article on positive psychology. Forbes

                 

Mark Zuckerberg's Federal Tax Bill on Meta Dividends Could Be $167 Million a Year. Why Some Say He's 'Getting a Major Break.'

Assistant Professor of Accounting Andrew Belnap comments on the costs of Meta dividends. MarketWatch, Morningstar, WDC News 6, BusinessNews, Networthy Newz, ReportWire, RocketNews, OltNews

 

Golden Arches Still Gleam

Associate Professor of Accounting Patrick Badolato discusses what lurks in company footnotes. The Motley Fool

                 

Why Is One of the First Starbucks in Texas Closing After 30 Years?

Professor of Marketing Raji Srinivasan weighs in on Starbucks’ strategic shift. KRLD News Radio

 

Startups’ Inventions Spur Other Companies To Innovate

Fast Company

Research from Professor of Management Francisco Polidoro Jr. finds that startups spark more innovations in emerging industries than established companies do.

 

How Boards Should Think About Handling Visionary CEOs

Forbes

Research from Professor of Accounting Volker Laux discusses what happens when a board doesn't share the same vision as its CEO.

 

Tax Season Is Here: What You Need To Know Before Filing

Fox 7 Austin

Assistant Professor of Accounting Andrew Belnap highlights important changes for taxpayers this year.

 

Collaborative Care Initiatives Prove Significant Benefits in Health Care

Medical Economics

Research from Professor of IROM Douglas Morrice shows measurable benefits in collaborative care for patients and hospitals.

 

From 'Iowa Nice' to New England Blunt, How Do We Define 'Nice' in America?

The Colin McEnroe Show

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar explains his research on acts of kindness.

 

New McCombs Research Reveals Why We Keep Secrets

The Daily Texan

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar shows that revealing negative things about ourselves does not cause the damage we think it will.

 

'It Hasn't Delivered': The Spectacular Failure of Self-Checkout Technology

BBC

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar commented on self-checkout technology.

 

How Texas Kept the Lights on in the Recent Deep Freeze

The New York Times

Professor of BGS David Spence discusses how Texas relies on natural gas to power the state during winter storms.

 

The Advantages That Go to Internal vs. External Candidates

Forbes

Assistant Professor of Accounting Eric Chan shows that internal hires are universally preferred over external candidates.

 

AI Can Boost Service for Vulnerable Customers

Phys.org.

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Gizem Yalcin Williams introduces a framework to help businesses use artificial intelligence to identify and aid consumers who need extra help.

 

How Texas Taxpayers Are Already Paying the Price of Bad Politics

The Dallas Morning News

Professor Emeritus of Accounting Michael Granof shares his thoughts on the rising costs of debt.

 

How Much Do Federal Student Loans Cost Taxpayers? House Republicans Say the Government Doesn’t Know

Market Watch

Clinical Assistant Professor of Accounting Saad Siddiqui comments on the battle over the cost of the student-loan program.

 

Social Media Popularity Driving Water Tumbler Purchases

Spectrum News

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar reacts to the surging prices of personal water tumblers.

 

Experts Say the Future of Broadcast Media Is Dim Amid Frequent Blackouts

The Dallas Morning News

Professor of Marketing Raji Srinivasan comments on the tug of war between streaming services and cable television.

 

It Will Soon Be Illegal To Use Cartoons or Certain Images To Sell Vaping Products in Texas

KVUE-TV

Professor of Marketing Raji Srinivasan weighed in on Texas' efforts to reduce teen vaping rates.

 

50 Best Undergraduate Business Professors of 2023

Poets & Quants

Assistant Professor of Marketing Rowena Crabbe was selected by Poets & Quants from among more than 650 nominations.

 

Why Are Real Estate Commissions 6%? – And Why That May Be Changing

CNN

Research from Professor of BGS and Finance John Hatfield is relevant to current court battles around real estate commissions.

 

How Mark Cuban’s Mavs Sale Could Push Gambling Expansion Forward in Texas

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Professor of Marketing Raji Srinivasan weighs in on the potential for gambling tourism.

           

Traveling Solo on a Group Trip Can Change Your Life

Next Avenue

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar discusses his research on the value of experiences.

           

Why Older Americans Are Ditching Retirement to Drive for Uber and Lyft

Business Insider

Professor of Marketing Robert Peterson is cited for research on the gig economy.

 

Is Your Realtor ‘Steering’ Buyers Away From Your Home? This Might Be the Reason

Yahoo from Miami Herald

Research from Professor of BGS and Finance John Hatfield discusses how some realtors guide buyers away from lower commission listings.

           

“Voter” vs. “Vote”: How One Letter Changed Elections

Nudge Podcast

Associate Professor of BGS Christopher Bryan shares his studies on making your messaging more persuasive.

           

The Science Behind Why Doing Good Makes Us Feel Good

PBS News Hour

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar discusses how acts of kindness go further than people anticipate.

 

Make America Build Again

Business Insider

Professor of BGS David Spence talks about the pros and cons of fossil-fuel and renewable-energy projects.

 

Social Impact Framing Can Inhibit Job Candidates from Negotiating

Academic Minute

Research by Assistant Professor of Management Insiya Hussain explores how a company’s altruistic reputation affects salary talks.

 

The Solar-Panel Backlash Is Here
The Atlantic

Assistant Professor of Instruction in BGS Carey King remarks on clean energy waste.

 

Inside the Cult of Buc-ee’s: How a Texas Gas Station Became the People’s Pump

CNN

Professor of Marketing Raji Srinivasan comments on how Texas is integral to the Buc-ee's brand.

 

NRF Expects Holiday Spending to Increase by $42 Compared to Last Year

KRIS TV

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar shares his thoughts on gift giving.

 

DataDigest: Yes, Buyer Agents Steer Clients, New Study Claims

HousingWire

Research by Professor of Finance and BGS John Hatfield presents the first empirical evidence that realtors steer clients from lower commission properties.

 

'Execute and Win': UT Business School Launches Racing Leadership Accelerator Program

Austin American-Statesman

Don Ruse, director of “Winning! What Auto Racing Teaches Us About Success in Business,” explains the impetus for this first-of-its-kind program.

 

Home Sellers Take On the Realtors Cartel

Wall Street Journal

Research by Professor of Finance and BGS John Hatfield providing evidence of real estate steering is cited in an editorial.

 

AI Certifications Can Help, But Don't Stop There

Reworked

Professor of IROM and Faculty Director of the Center for Research and Analytics Kumar Muthuraman offers advice around choosing an AI certification program.

 

Agents Steer Buyers to Homes with Better Commissions, Study Claims

Wall Street Journal

Research by Professor of Finance and Business, Government & Society John Hatfield has been widely cited as evidence of real estate steering.

 

SEC Insider Trading Rule has Loopholes, Says Study

Phys

Finance Professor Robert Parrino found how CEOs can circumvent Rule 10b5-1.

           

2 Questions Not To Ask An MBA Admissions Officer

Forbes

Managing Director for MBA Marketing, Recruiting and Admissions Rodrigo Malta advises MBA candidates on how to get the most from recruiting conversations.

 

Data is Everybody’s Business: The Fundamentals of Data Monetization

Yahoo! Finance

Emeritus Professor of IROM Cynthia Beath co-authored a book on how companies can stay ahead of the data curve.

 

Texas Wants To Know: Why Do We Love Whataburger So Much?

NBCDFW

Professor of Marketing Raji Srinivasan comments on Texas culture and our love for a local burger chain.

 

Gay Gaddis Shows How to Balance Entrepreneurial Risk-Taking with Doing The 'Right Thing'

Austin Business Journal

Women Who Mean Business Co-Founder Gay Gaddis maintains that you have to be a risk taker in order to achieve success.

 

Businesses Need to Understand How AI Makes Their Customers Feel

Smart Company

Assistant Professor of Marketing Gizem Yalcin Williams discusses AI’s impact on customer emotions.

 

How Does Artificial Intelligence Affect Our Sense of Self?

Harvard Business Review: Turkey

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Gizem Yalcin Williams is also featured in the Sept.-Oct. issue of Harvard Business Review: Turkey.

 

Will Google Health Platformize the Electronic Health Record Market?

Healthcare Blog

Professor of IROM Ed Anderson discusses accelerated calls for electronic health records. The

 

'Boreout' Is the Opposite of Burnout — But Can Be Just as Harmful for Workers

Business Insider

Assistant Professor of Management Andrew Brodsky explores the workplace phenomenon caused by little stimulation.

 

The Real Pain from Rate Hikes May Still Be on the Way

IVOOX

Clinical Associate Professor of Finance Julia Coronado argues that the impact of higher rates has yet to be felt.

 

How an Auto Worker's Strike Would Impact Central Texas

Fox 7 Austin

Professor of IROM Ed Anderson comments on electric vehicles and how they are playing a big part in the strike.

 

"Yes, Concerts are Experiences—And I'm Spending my Money on Them!"

Money Sense

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar is cited for his research showing experiences bring more joy than possessions.

 

Housing Market Guidance
WXYZ 7 Action News Detroit

Greg Hallman, Professor of Finance, discusses high interest rates and their impact on housing markets.

           

Defining and Implementing Value-Based Health Care: A Strategic Framework
Academic Medicine

Research from Professor of BGS and Professor of Medical Education Elizabeth Teisberg and Clinical Associate Professor of Accounting and Managing Director, Value Institute for Health and Care, and Associate Professor of Medical Education Scott Wallace discusses measuring improvements in a person’s health.

 

FOMO Drives Users to Niche Recommendation Apps
AXIOS

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar comments on how apps can support social connection.

 

Readers Respond to the April 2023 Issue

Scientific American

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar’s research on kindness inspires a letter to the editor.

 

A Shift Towards Experiential Tourism Over Material Assets
Economic Times

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar’s research is also referenced in an article about travel.

 

How Does AI Make Us Feel About Ourselves?
Digital Journal

Research by Assistant Professor of Marketing Gizem Yalcin Williams explores AI’s impact on emotions.

           

Business Minors Have Major Benefits
The Daily Texan

Program Administrator Sarah Singer outlines some advantages of pursuing a minor in business.

           

Admissions Director Q&A: Rodrigo Malta of Texas McCombs
Clear Admit

Managing Director of MBA Recruiting and Admissions Rodrigo Malta answers questions on MBA applications.

           

Consider an MBA Concentration in Technology

U.S. News & World Report

Assistant Dean and Director of Full-Time MBA Programs Tina Mabley emphasizes the vital role of technology in MBA programs.

 

How AI Affects Our Sense of Self
Harvard Business Review

Assistant Professor of Marketing Gizem Yalcin Williams shows it is vital to understand how AI makes people feel about themselves.

           

UT Professors Embracing, Preparing for AI Use in Classrooms
KXAN

Marketing faculty members Stephen Walls and Ben Bentzin discuss utilizing AI to improve the curriculum.

           

The Power of a Simple "Hello"
Psychology Today

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar explores the power of human connection.

           

Proposed Texas Property Tax Cuts Generate Skepticism, Cautious Optimism Among Businesses
Austin Business Journal

Associate Professor of Accounting Brady Williams comments on property tax cuts and how they are intended to stimulate the entire state economy.

           

How to Prepare for a Video Essay as Part of Your Business School Application
Top Universities

Managing Director of MBA Recruitment and Admissions Rodrigo Malta talks about what students can do to submit a successful video application.

 

Why Haggling Over Pay Isn’t Allowed
The Wall Street Journal

Assistant Professor of Management Insiya Hussain weighs in on the trend toward standardized starting salaries.

 

Study Presents Workaround for Randomized Experiments
Lab Manager

Research by Assistant Professor of Marketing Kathleen Li helps scientists achieve more meaningful experiments.         

 

Why 30% of Americans Experience 'Menu Anxiety'
Psychiatrist.com

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar discusses the negative side of anticipatory utility.

           

You Are More Than Your Struggles
The Daily Texan

Toby LeBlanc, a McCombs CARE coordinator with UT’s Counseling and Mental Health Center, offers advice for putting success in its proper context.

 

Job-seekers Lowball Salary Asks at “Altruistic” Companies
Marketplace

Assistant Professor of Management Insiya Hussain explains her research on how social impact framing affects salary talks.

           

How To Build A Profitable Accountancy Business (From An Accountant Who Did Just That)
Entrepreneur

Department Chair of Accounting Steve Kachelmeier discusses the need for accountants as business booms and regulations increase in the UAE.

           

Why Our Body and Brain Need a Vacation
Psychology Today

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar shows that spending money on vacations brings lasting happiness.

           

Feds Scrutinize COVID-19 Aid Loans to Florida Businessman Whose Relatives Admitted Fraud
Orlando Sentinel

Professor of Finance John Griffin comments on his research revealing COVID loan fraud.

How Palantir Stock Developed a Weird, Passionate, Meme-Crazy Fan Base
Fast Company

Professor of Marketing Raji Srinivasan explains why investors might be willing to ignore the controversial aspects of Palantir.

           

How Finance and Economics Research Increased During the Pandemic
Academic Minute

Assistant Professor of Finance Sam Kruger outlines his research on COVID-era academic productivity.

 

For Value-Based Care, Virtual Options Aren't Always Beneficial, Study Shows
Healthcare IT News

Professor of IROM Indranil Bardhan found some limits of telehealth.

           

Using Financial Metrics From The Oil Markets to Forecast One-year-ahead Oil Prices
NAPE

Professor of Finance Ehud Ronn previews upcoming oil market pricing using historical data.

           

Why You Need to Invest in Workplace Happiness
Cafemutual

Professor of Marketing Raj Raghunathan explains how to create a happy and energetic workplace.

           

New Gig Economy Research Reveals Trends Shaping the Future of Work
Philadelphia News.net

Professor of Marketing Robert Peterson found, in new research, that the gig economy is becoming more diversified.

           

How Voice Notes Saved My Oldest Friendship
Shondaland

Research from Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar is referenced in this piece on communication between friends.

           

What is Good and Why It Matters: Stoicism and Ayn Rand
Classical Wisdom

Lecturer of Finance Gregory Salmieri comments on the popularity and value of Stoicism.

What’s Fair in Disclosure Standards for Non-Income Tax Relief
Bloomberg Law

Associate Professor of Accounting Brady Williams comments on the difficulties of setting standards for non-income tax reporting.

 

Teachers Who Receive a Brief 'Growth Mindset' Training Can Improve Outcomes for Disadvantaged Students
UT Liberal Arts

According to new research by assistant professor of BGS Christopher Bryan and colleagues from UT’s Population Center and College of Liberal Arts, “growth mindset” practices can improve grades and pass rates for disadvantaged students.

           

Meta’s Threads Has 100 Million Users, But Experts Don’t Know if It Will Last

The Messenger

Professor of Marketing Raji Srinivasan says brands are interested in a safer microblogging website.

           

Study Shows Why Decentralized Platforms Backslide
Phys.org

Assistant Professor of Finance Michael Sockin studies obstacles to autonomy.

 

Pandemic Relief Funds May Have Driven Housing Price Inflation
Texas Standard

Professor of Finance John Griffin outlines findings from research with Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, that Paycheck Protection Program loan fraud has contributed to skyrocketing housing costs.


Do You Believe In Retail Therapy?
KRIS TV

Assistant Professor of Marketing Amit Kumar questions if retail therapy is as therapeutic as people think.

           

A Vexing Problem
SHRM

Research from Assistant Professor of Management Andrew Brodsky addresses the rising number of remote meetings.


Accountants Faced with Stagnant U.S. Audit Fees Amidst Rising Inflation
Financial Times

Jeffrey Johanns, associate professor of instruction in accounting, weighs in on slim margins for accounting firms.

           

A Few More Rate Hikes Might Not Be As Damaging To Market Sentiment After June Pause
CNBC

Clinical Associate Professor of Finance Julia Coronado predicts more interest rate hikes.

 

Gaming the System
Arkansas Democrat Gazette

Research by John Griffin, professor of finance, and Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, is featured in an editorial on Covid-relief fraud.

 

‘Enormously Costly’ Business Loan Fraud Drove Inflation in Home Prices in Certain Markets, Research Suggests
CNBC
Research from John Griffin, professor of finance, and Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, on how PPP loan fraud affected housing costs, garnered national media attention. Coverage was also featured in NPRAPThe Wall Street JournalThe Messenger

 

Nontraditional Jobs for MBAs
Poets & Quants
Managing Director of Full-Time MBA Career Education and Coaching Brittany Tyree, discusses how data analytics is woven into the curriculum.

 

Fraudulent Covid Aid Drove Up U.S. House Prices, Report Says

The Wall Street Journal

In this Wall Street Journal exclusive, John Griffin, professor of finance, and Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, discuss their study that reveals how fraud against the Paycheck Protection Program was widespread enough to bump up real-estate prices within certain U.S. zip codes.

           

Who Pulls a Company Out of a (Technological) Rut?
Academic Minute

Associate Professor of Management PK Toh explains his research on where companies should look for timely ideas.

           

The Great Grift: How Billions in COVID-19 Relief Aid Was Stolen or Wasted
Associated Press
Research from John Griffin, professor of finance, and Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, which reveals PPP loan fraud, is cited in this investigative wire service piece that was picked up by media outlets nationwide.        

Job Applicants Can Support a Company’s Mission—and Still Ask for More Money

The Wall Street Journal
Assistant Professor of Management Insiya Hussain advises managers around her research showing applicants to mission-minded companies fear appearing selfish in salary negotiations.

Buckle Up, It’s Inflation Week in the U.S. Economy
Marketplace
Clinical Associate Professor of Finance Julia Coronado outlines potential content of the Fed’s upcoming meeting.     
     

7 Surprising Jobs for MBA Graduates
U.S. News & World Report
Managing Director of Full-Time Career Education and Coaching Brittany Tyree highlights the special skill sets that McCombs MBAs apply in analytics jobs.         

How Accountants Can Make a Smooth Career Transition
Journal of Accountancy
Clinical Assistant Professor of Accounting Derrick Bonyuet offers advice for accountants switching careers.          

The Case for Mandatory LGBTQ+ Health Education in Medical School
Medpage Today
Associate Professor of Instruction Kristie Loescher and MBA student Olivia Viscuso comment on the state of LGBTQ+ health care education.

2023 Best 40 Under 40 MBA Professors: Andrew Brodsky
Poets & Quants

Poets & Quants lists Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, among the nation's top MBA professors for excellence in research and instruction.

 

What Could Texas’ Largest Nurse Strike Mean for Austin Patients?
KXAN

Professor of Management Instruction Kristie Loescher remarks on the dangerous impact of a
nursing strike at Ascension Seton.

 

Texas Has Gone Big With Renewable Energy. Why Can’t It Go All the Way?
San Antonio Express-News

Assistant Professor of Instruction of BGS Carey King discusses barriers to making Texas’ power grid 100% renewable.

 

Two Years Into Going Public, Compass Still Has Issues With Its Books
The Real Deal

Associate Professor of Accounting Instruction Jeffrey Johanns comments on the accounting
issues with online real estate brokerage Compass Inc.

 

Why Laws Meant to Create Jobs Can Be So Destructive for Our Cities
The New York Times
Nathan Jensen, professor of BGS, and Steven Pedigo, professor of practice and executive director of the LBJ Urban Lab at UT, co-author an op-ed on the unintended consequences of programs like the CHIPS Act.

 

Innovation Tax Breaks Could Be Economic Tailwind for U.S. Economy
Bloomberg Tax
Lisa De Simone, associate professor of accounting, contributes a piece on how the U.S. could benefit from enacting a true innovation box, a type of corporate tax incentive associated with countries’ economic growth.

 

AI Startup Cloud Deals by Microsoft, Google and Amazon Ring 'Accounting Alarm Bells' Across Silicon Valley Over Revenue 'Round-Tripping'

Business Insider
Patrick Badolato, associate professor of instruction in accounting, explains the nuances of a controversial trend in tech firm investment. 

 

California REIT Has Funneled Hundreds of Millions of Dollars into Austin in Past Year — But Where and Why?
Austin Business Journal
Greg Hallman, professor of instruction of finance, comments on the deep pockets of the REITs.          

 

The Real Reason Some ESG Funds Outperform
MSN
Research from Sheridan Titman, chair and professor of finance, shows how the performance of your ESG fund may not mean what you think it does.

 

Are Tax Audits Bad for Business?
Academic Minute
Andrew Belnap, assistant professor of accounting, discusses his research on the impact of audits on a company’s future revenues, wages, employment, and investment.

 

UT Austin Business School Dean on Why MBA Students Shouldn’t Worry Too Much About Layoffs, Recession

Fortune

Fortune catches up with Dean Lillian Mills to discuss MBA graduates and trending employment opportunities.

 

Work Shift: Why Purpose-Driven Jobs Pay Less

Bloomberg

New research from Insiya Hussain, assistant professor of management, finds that people refrain from negotiating for higher salaries when companies frame themselves around doing good.

 

4 Mistakes to Avoid When You’re Lonely

The Washington Post

Research from Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, on the value of expressing gratitude, was cited in an article advising people about how to connect with others.

 

McCombs Dean Named Outstanding Accounting Educator

Accounting Today

Dean Lillian Mills discusses highlights from her career and what it means to receive the American Accounting Association's prestigious award.

 

Toll Problems Not Unique to Texas. How Other States Hold Vendors Accountable

KXAN

Ed Anderson, professor of IROM, talks through the variety of software implementation challenges states’ toll authorities face, as part of an investigative report.

 

Austin Home Prices Falling as Interest Rates Rise

KVUE

Julia Coronado, clinical associate professor of finance, talks about real estate market corrections in Austin.

HR, How Did You Get So Influential? The Evolution of a Profession

From Day One

Kristie Loescher, professor of instruction of management, discusses the history of the Human Resources department.

Why Texas, a Clean Energy Powerhouse, is About to Hit the Brakes

Washington Post

Nathan Jensen, professor of BGS, outlines headwinds for the carbon-free energy industry in Texas.

 

What Is the Debt Ceiling, and What Happens if the U.S. Hits It?

The Boston Globe

Julia Coronado, clinical associate professor of finance, discusses the debt ceiling standoff and how to avoid a recession.

 

Business School Instant Case: EY’s Failed Break-Up Plan

Financial Times

In this teaching case, Jeffrey Johanns, associate professor of accounting instruction, talks about “Project Everest” and the split between Ernst and Young.

 

The P&Q Interview: How Texas McCombs Dean Lillian Mills Navigates a Post-Pandemic Landscape

Poets & Quants

Dean Lillian Mills sits down with Poets & Quants to talk rankings, “celebration season,” and promote McCombs faculty, programming, and degree offerings.

 

You May Be Guilting Yourself Short in Salary Negotiations

StudyFinds

Research from Insiya Hussain, assistant professor of management, finds that some job seekers are afraid to ask for higher pay. Coverage also appeared in Futurity

 

What Happens If the U.S. Defaults on Its Debt? How Would It Impact Your Savings and Cash Investments? Buckle Up.

MarketWatch

Urooj Khan, associate professor of accounting, discusses the effects the debt ceiling standoff will have on borrowers and investors.

 

How to Handle Layoff Survivors’ Guilt

LeadDev

Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, discusses the psychological contract between workers and employer

 

5 Ways to Spend Money and Increase Happiness

MSN

Research from Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, is mentioned in this checklist for making buying decisions you can feel good about.

 

SVT Robotics Appoints Cole Heffernan as Chief Financial Officer to Guide Continued Business Growth

AP

Cole Heffernan, BBA ’13, MPA ’14, joins the C-suite of a leading automation software developer.

 

The Voice Note Boom

Axios

Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, has research on voice communication cited in a

piece on the rising popularity of voice notes.

 

Poets Versus Quants: How U.S. News Ranks the Top B-Schools By MBA Specialization
Poets & Quants
Dean Lillian Mills repsonds to U.S. News’ 2023–24 specialization rankings, which are based on surveys of deans and program directors.

 

Indian-American FedEx CEO Raj Subramaniam Presented with Pravasi Bharatiya Samman
Economic Times
Raj Subramaniam, MBA ’91, president and CEO of FedEx, receives the highest civilian award, presented by India's Ambassador to the U.S. Taranjit Singh Sandhu.

 

PPP Loans and Fraud Scrutiny: What Financial Advisors and Small Businesses Need to Know
Financial Planning
Research by John Griffin, professor of finance, and Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, that uncovered rampant fraud is cited in an article for wealth management advisors. 

 

A Secret Source of Connection
Hidden Brain
In this podcast, Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, helps us understand what keeps us from taking a moment to be kind, and how to overcome these barriers to create happier connections.

 

Can Counting Your Blessings Improve Your Life? Here Are the Benefits of Practicing Gratitude
Woman’s World
Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, comments on the research-backed benefits of giving thanks.

 

How to Train Your Brain to Increase Your Attention Span
Fast Company
Art Markman, professor of psychology and marketing, offers tips for extending periods of productivity.

 

Tips from the Pros: Finding & Using the Right Student Card
Money Geek
Ethan Pew, clinical assistant professor of marketing, shares tips on credit card use, managing spending, and debt for college students.

 

Expert Advice for First-Time or Newer Cash Back Cardholders
Money Geek
Ethan Pew, clinical assistant professor of marketing, discusses common mistakes people make with credit cards and reward programs.

 

Greg Salmieri and Yaron Discuss Objectivism and Its Applications
The Yaron Brook Show
Greg Salmieri, lecturer of finance and director of the Salem Center’s Program for Objectivity in Thought, Action, and Enterprise, joins podcast on the principled perspective of Ayn Rand's philosophy, hosted by Yaron Brook, MBA ’89, Ph.D. '94.

 

Are You Getting More Voice Notes These Days? You're Not Alone
NPR

Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, discusses his research on voice-based connections and the rising popularity of voice notes. 

 

More Than $2 Trillion in Government 'Payment Errors' Have Cost Taxpayers Over the Past Two Decades
Fortune

Research from John Griffin, professor of finance, and Samuel Kruger, assistant professor of finance, is cited in a report by the U.S. Government Accountability Office. Coverage also appeared in MSN.

 

Americans Spend More Time and Money Filing Their Taxes Than Residents of Other Countries—But There are Some Benefits to a Complex Tax Code

Houston Chronicle

Lisa De Simone, associate professor of accounting, co-authors an op-ed on the complexity of filing taxes in America. Coverage also appeared in The Conversation.

 

Ernst & Young Halts Breakup Plan After Revolt by U.S. Leaders
The Wall Street Journal
Jeffrey Johanns, associate professor of instruction of accounting, says the failure of EY’s plan to split their auditing and consulting functions may affect new graduates.


Credit Suisse Probed by SEC Eight Months Before Its Collapse
Bloomberg
Jeffrey Johanns, associate professor of instruction of accounting, discusses what’s behind the SEC’s recent investigation of a Swiss bank.       

 

Mingle with Marketers: A Conversation with the CMO of McCombs, John Graff
Mingle with Marketers
John Graff, interim chief marketing and communications officer and management lecturer, talks with Alisha Gupta, marketing honors student, for the inaugural episode of Texas AMA’s podcast.

           

Small Acts of Kindness Matter More Than You Think
Vox
Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, discusses his research around why people underestimate the power of their selfless acts.


Ten Scientific Studies that Will Encourage You to Own Less
Becoming Minimalist
Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, discusses why people should prioritize experiences over material purchases.

           

‘War of The States’: EV, Chip Makers Lavished with Subsidies
AP News
Nathan Jensen, professor of BGS, says subsidy packages have created a “Wild West moment” among the states.

           

SEC Chief Accountant Stresses Audit Committee Oversight of ‘Other Auditors’
Financial Times - Agenda
Nicholas Hallman, assistant professor of accounting, weighs in on the SEC’s mounting concerns around auditors who subcontract.

 

Proposed FASB Standard Would Reveal New Income Statement Details
Financial Times - Agenda
Nicholas Hallman, assistant professor of accounting, also discusses the impact of new itemized disclosures on accounting teams and auditors.

           

In Texas Farm Country, Hospitals Face Dilemma to Keep Doors Open
Houston Chronicle
Kristie Loescher, director of the Healthcare Initiative and professor of instruction in management, questions the efficacy of new legislation meant to address disparities in rural health care.

           

Culture Matters: Building a Culture of Happiness with Raj Raghunathan
Culture Matters
In this podcast, Raj Raghunathan, professor of marketing, outlines his research findings on happiness and leadership.

           

Leveraging Growth Analytics for B2B Sales
Harvard Business Review
Doug Chung, associate professor of marketing, offers expertise on achieving growth-analytics excellence.

 

Texas McCombs Launches Online Masters of Business Analytics
Poets & Quants
Jade DeKinder, associate dean for MS programs and clinical assistant professor of marketing, and Genaro Gutierrez, director for the MS in Business Analytics program and associate professor of IROM, discuss the new Master of Science in Business Analytics for Working Professionals.

 

As Residents Push for Control, Houston Ashby High-Rise Battle Spotlights Often Overlooked State Law
Houston Chronicle
As Houston grows, Mandy Pope, managing director of the Real Estate Finance and Investment Center and lecturer of finance, weighs in on resistance developers will face.

           

The Risk of Compounding Inequality
Bridging Barriers
Maria De-Arteaga, assistant professor of IROM, who was a speaker in a roundtable at the 2023 Good Systems Symposium, discusses how AI can advance racial justice and combat disinformation.

           

Why All Your Friends Are Sending You Voice Notes
Vox
Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, offers expertise on voice-based communication.


Research Repeatedly Shows That Kindness Does More Than We Think
Better Humans
Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, is featured in a piece about the impact of kindness.

           

HRchat with Stephanie Murphy
HRchat
In this podcast, Stephanie Murphy, lecturer of management, discusses her work launching employee engagement strategies and leading the People Insights and Assessments team at Dell Technologies.

           

Blooming Houston Farm-To-Table Diner Dish Society Returns to Its Austin Roots
CultureMap
Aaron Lyons, MBA '11, founder of Houston-based Dish Society, brings his popular restaurant to Austin.

           

ChatGPT vs. CPAs
WealthAbility for CPAs
In this podcast, Nick Hallman, assistant professor of accounting, discusses the impact of AI on the accounting and advisory professions.

           

Capital Deployment Roundtable: Measuring and Managing Intangible Investment
Fortuna Advisors Latest Insights
Ken Wiles, clinical professor of finance and executive director of Center for Private Equity, discusses how private capital markets value intangibles and its import for public companies.

           

Why AI Is Becoming More Powerful: Implications for Business & Society
CyberTalk  
Global cyber security expert Micki Boland, MSTC '10, delves into AI and how organizations should address threats posed by new technologies.

     

We Grade Fed Chair Jerome Powell
NPR
Julia Coronado, clinical associate professor of finance, responds to Fed Chair Jerome Powell's decision to raise interest rates by a quarter of a percentage point.      

 

Texas Universities, Colleges Respond to Rise of ChatGPT Use on Campuses
CW33
Art Markman, professor of marketing and vice provost for academic affairs, discusses academic policies and potential uses for the new technology.

 

Laid-off Tech Workers: These Top Business Schools Are Still Offering Extended MBA Deadlines, Scholarships
Fortune
Amid a wave of Big Tech layoffs, Texas McCombs is listed among the business schools that have announced extended deadlines and scholarships for affected workers.

 

Credit Suisse Finds Material Weaknesses in Financial Reporting
The Wall Street Journal
Jeff Johanns, associate professor of instruction of accounting, discusses investors' concerns around the bank’s financial results. 

The Relationship Between AI and Humans
The Economist
Gizem Yalcin, assistant professor of marketing, weighs in on the implications of technologies like ChatGPT.      

 

Benchmark's Bill Gurley Calls Silicon Valley Bank's Collapse 'A Black Swan Event' at SXSW, and Casts Aside Criticism of the Move to Secure Its Depositors
Business Insider
During his conversation with Tim Ferriss at SXSW, Bill Gurley, MBA '93, shared his opinion on the bank's collapse.           

 

The Austin-Based Wine Business Has Been Hit by the Collapse of Silicon Valley Bank
KXAN
Ben Bentzin, assistant professor of instruction of marketing, discusses the cause of Silicon Valley Bank's collapse. Coverage also appeared in Texas Today       

 

Using Collaboration Intelligence to Cultivate Culture Habits for Hybrid Work
Reuters
Research from Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, is featured in a piece on how organizations are assessing differing modes of work.    

 

How Personal Devices Shape Lives
Marketing Connections
In this episode of Marketing Connections, Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, discusses how personal devices shape and change our behavior and our lives.  

 

Chamber Climate Charter Claims Based on Faulty Assumptions, Critics Say
El Paso Matters
David Spence, professor of BGS, weighs in on the El Paso Chamber’s study.         

 

If You're So Smart, Why Aren't You Happy?
Headspace
Raj Raghunathan, professor of marketing, joins host Christian Ray Flores to discuss his book and the relationship between success and happiness.

 

Agencies Seeking $75M to Fix Worker Shortages
Austin American-Statesman
According to Edward Anderson, professor of IROM, salary increases alone might not solve worker shortages.                

 

Property Owners, Conservationists, Wind Energy: Tension Grows in West Texas
San Antonio Express-News
Carey King, assistant professor of instruction of BGS and assistant director of UT's Energy Institute, weighs in on the consequences and benefits of wind farms.       

 

File It Away: Why the US ‘Free File’ Tax Program Needs to Be Free
Taxes for the Masses
In her latest podcast episode, Lisa De Simone, associate professor of accounting, discusses new tax research from the 2023 mid-year meeting of the American Taxation Association.       

 

Kendra Scott Holds First Women’s Summit for Entrepreneurs
Austin Chronicle
The KS WELI Women’s Summit welcomed members from the McCombs community, including Dean Lillian Mills, Kelly Steckelberg, and Gay Gaddis.

Is Austin Ready for a “Big Three” Sports Franchise?
Austin Monthly
According to Ethan Burris, professor of management and senior associate dean for academic affairs, Austin has the infrastructure, the population, and the media market to be home to a sports team.

File It Away: Why the US ‘Free File’ Tax Program Needs to Be Free

The Hill
In her op-ed, Lisa De Simone, associate professor of accounting, weighs in on the need to improve the cost and process of filing for the average taxpayer.

Tech Tuesday: The Positive Psychological Impact of Phone Calls

NPR

Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, joins All Sides with Ann Fisher to discuss why a good old fashioned phone call is good for you.

           

3 Myths Underlying Biden’s Proposed Increase in Tax on Stock Buybacks

The Hill

In their op-ed, Andrew Belnap, assistant professor of accounting, and co-author Jeff Hoopes, debunk myths around buybacks.

           

How Will Dallas Zoo Afford Security Improvements After Animal Thefts?

Dallas Morning News

Eric Chan, assistant professor of accounting, offers expertise on nonprofits' growth cycles.

                       

HCA Healthcare Looks to Expand in Dallas-Fort Worth By Acquiring Wise Health System

Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Kristie Loescher, academic director of the Health Care Innovation Initiative and professor of instruction in management, discusses why hospitals consolidate within bigger systems.

           

Employee Communication Is Key to Success. Here’s How to Do It Better.

Built In

Insiya Hussain, assistant professor of management, offers guidance on how leaders can communicate in a way that preserves the employer-employee relationship.

 

Dr. Mosley Shares the Easy Intervention That Can Boost Your Brain Power - It Costs Nothing

Daily Express

Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, shares expertise on phones and cognitive capacity.

           

A Guide to the Digital Employee Experience

Built In

Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, discusses digital tools as a barrier or means to success.

UT Algorithm Bias Research Published Amid Anti-DEI Efforts In Texas Legislature

The Daily Texan

Maria De-Arteaga, assistant professor of IROM, discusses research on reducing bias in recruiting and hiring.

 

Wide Open For Business? Texas Cancels Firms Over Guns And Oil, And The Public Will Pay

Dallas Morning News

David Spence, professor of BGS, offers insight on Texas businesses.

 

10 UT Educators Named Recipients of President’s Associates Teaching Excellence Awards

Value Institute News

Scott Wallace, clinical associate professor of accounting and managing director of Value Institute for Health and Care, is recognized for “exceptional graduate teaching and innovation.”

           

Founding Fearless: Dean Lillian Mills

Founding Fearless

Dean Lillian Mills shares insight on leadership with Kamryn Crossley and Ingrid Villarreal, co-hosts of Kendra Scott Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute podcast.

           

The Tim Ferriss Show: Legendary Investor Bill Gurley

The Tim Ferriss Show

Bill Gurley, MBA ’93, joins podcast host Tim Ferriss for a conversation on investing rules, finding outliers, insights from Jeff Bezos and Howard Marks, must-read books, and more.

           

Climate Change Has (Finally) Arrived at Business School

GreenBiz

Samantha Hea and Alexis Greco, Texas McCombs MBA students and co-chairs of ClimateCAP Summit 2023, hosted at McCombs, discuss climate action in business education.

           

Why Colleges May Soon Have More Midcareer Students

Marketplace

Texas Executive Education is featured among the best schools that offer experimental programs designed for midlife professionals. Coverage also appeared in Wall Street Journal

 

With High Demand, Low Supply, Students Deal with National Egg Crisis

The Daily Texan

Kishore Gawande, department chair and professor of BGS, weighs in on nation's egg supply.

 

5 Strategies for Giving More (Without Being Taken Advantage Of)

Big Think

Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, offers advice on giving more without being taken advantage of.

 

3 Strategies to Get Your Boss to ‘OK’ a Great Idea

Community Thrive Global

Ethan Burris, professor of management and senior associate dean for academic affairs, discusses how to get your boss to ‘OK’ a great idea.

 

Here Are the States Where Tax Filers Are Paying the Highest Percentage of Their Income

Finance Buzz

Andrew Belnap, assistant professor of accounting, offers insight on where tax filers are paying the highest percentage of their income.

 

Investor Insight: Making Sense of the Numbers That Companies Report

The Motley Fool

Patrick Badolato, associate professor of instruction in accounting, discusses how companies adjust earnings, and more.

 

Knowledge-Diverse Teams Work Better with Informal Hierarchies

Insights

Academy of Management showcases research by Steven Gray, assistant professor of management.

 

Lies My Income Statement Told Me

Motley Fool Money

Patrick Badolato, associate professor of instruction of accounting, joins podcast host Ricky Mulvey to discuss how Walmart, Rent the Runway, and Peloton adjust earnings, and more.

           

How to Sell Your Ideas at Work and Get Higher-Ups to Listen

HuffPost

Ethan Burris, professor of management and senior associate dean for academic affairs, discusses his research on how employees offer ideas and how managers react to them.

                       

NYT Opinion: Letters

New York Times

Michael Granof, professor emeritus of accounting, responds to “The Answer to America’s Debt Problem” in letter to the editor.

 

Editorial: Comptroller's Math Still Ain't Mathing on Defunding Police Claim

Houston Chronicle

Michael Granof, professor emeritus of accounting, shares insight with editorial board.    

 

EMBA Spotlight: The University of Texas At Austin McCombs Executive MBA

Poets & Quants

Joe Stephens, senior assistant dean and director for Working Professional & Executive MBA Programs, gives an overview of the MBA program.

                       

The ESG Stopping Effect: Do Investor Reactions Differ Across the Lifespan of ESG Initiatives?

ScienceDirect

Julie Irwin, professor of BGS, co-authors piece that examines firms' ongoing ESG initiatives.

 

Will UT Ever Cut Ties with Fossil Fuels?

The Daily Texan

David Spence, professor of BGS, discusses UT’s political ties as possibly playing a role in its relationship to fossil fuels.

 

Study Finds People More Likely to Get Vaccinated When Others Do

The Daily Texan

Research from Avinash Collis, assistant professor of IROM, examines people’s willingness to get a COVID-19 vaccination.

 

A US Corporate Scourge Deflates the Empire Of Indian Tycoon Adani
Barrons

Wuyang Zhao, assistant professor of accounting, offers insight on short-seller Hindenburg Research's report on the Adani Group.

 

29th Annual Business Forecast Luncheon

Walton College News

Julia Coronado, clinical associate professor of finance, joins a panel at the 29th Annual Business Forecast Luncheon.  

 

There’s a Wild Theory That the Price of Bitcoin Is Being Propped Up—and the Academic Who Proved Manipulation in 2017 Suspects It May Be Happening Again

Fortune

John Griffin, professor of finance, discusses suspicions around Bitcoin's sudden stability., Coverage also appeared in Business Insider

           

Algorithms for Hiring: Bias In, Bias Out

TechXplore

A new study by Maria De-Arteaga, assistant professor of IROM, offers a new approach to make hiring and recruiting algorithms fairer.

           

How One Trade Association Is Helping Retailers Collaborate Like Never Before

Fortune

Ed Tonkon, BBA '78, president of Zebra Retail Solutions for Zebra Technologies and member of MSBA Advisory Board, discusses the value of the RILA Student Mentor Program at McCombs.

           

Bosses Spying on Workers Are Breeding Paranoia That Makes Them Worse at Their Jobs and More Likely to Quit

Fortune

Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, offers insight on factors that contribute to employee dissatisfaction.

           

What Do You Like About Your Job?

Harvard Business Review

Art Markman, professor of marketing, advises readers on assessing the most gratifying aspects of one’s current job before making a move.

           

Don’t Complain to These Co-Workers

HRM Asia

Research from Ethan Burris, professor of management and senior associate dean for academic affairs, examines factors that make speaking up in the workplace productive. Coverage also appeared in Study Finds

           

Proposed Texas Law Could Drive Away Chinese Immigrants Who Thrive in Southwest Houston, Katy

Houston Chronicle

Sheridan Titman, chair and professor of finance, weighs in on SB 147.

           

A Shortage of Accountants Is Pushing the Industry to Reboot Its Image to Win Over Young Talent: 'You Have to Sell Them'

Business Insider

Steve Kachelmeier, professor of accounting, weighs in on the challenge’s companies face in recruiting accounting majors.

 

Clusters of Pandemic Relief Loans Went to the Same Chicago Addresses, Including Homeless Shelters, Sun-Times Finds

Chicago Sun-Times

Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, discusses his 2021 study, which pinpoints a “suspicious loan rate” in Chicago’s Cook County.

           

The ‘Power Paradox’ That’s Holding Back Workplace Allies

Fortune

In her op-ed, Insiya Hussain, assistant professor of management, shares her expertise on how members of dominant social groups play a critical role in helping marginalized individuals gain support at work.

           

How a Lack of Child Care Options Hurts Parents, Texas Economy

KVUE

John Doggett, professor of instruction in management, weighs in on the possible negative impact on Austin's growing economy in the future.

           

New Online Degree Promises to Open Up AI Education for All

AI Magazine

Art Markman, professor of psychology and marketing, discusses the launch of UT’s MS in Artificial Intelligence in partnership with edX, a global online learning platform.

           

Texas Wants to Know: What Does the Future Hold for the State's Rural Hospitals?

Dallas Express

According to Kristie Loescher, associate professor of instruction in management and academic director of the Healthcare Innovation Initiative, rural hospitals can make smart decisions by limiting the services they offer. Coverage also appeared in Arlington News Source

 

U.S. Corporate Scourge Deflates the Empire of Indian Tycoon Adani

Wuyang Zhao, assistant professor of accounting, offers insight on short-seller Hindenburg Research's report on the Adani Group. Coverage also appeared in Village Space

           

Put Your Phone Down

Just One Thing

In this podcast, Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, discusses the alluring pull of our phones and why multitasking is a myth.        

 

International Business Expansion, Why… And Why Now?

Safeguard Global

Deirdre Mendez, director of Center for Global Business, discusses human resources considerations of global growth.

 

Avoiding Biases due to Similarity Assumptions in Node Embs

DEFirst Reading Group

Deepayan Chakrabarti, assistant professor of IROM, joins conversation on avoiding biases due to similarity assumptions in node embs.

 

Kind Gestures Bring Recipients More Joy Than We Assume

The Epoch Times

Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, discusses the impact that kind gestures bring.

 

When It Comes to Marriage and Money, Opposites Attract

The Wall Street Journal

Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, discusses his research on “the household CFO” and how couples reshape each others’ financial behavior.

           

Ascension Seton Faces a Slew of Problems, Expert Says It Impacts Patients

KXAN

According to Kristie Loescher, associate professor of instruction in management and academic director of the Healthcare Innovation Initiative, Ascension’s current problems stem from staffing issues.

           

New Bill Could Give UT, Texas A&M Systems More Access to Permanent University Fund

The Daily Texan

Ehud Ronn, professor of finance, weighs in on Bill SJR 26, introduced by Sen. Charles Perry on Jan. 6.

           

The Domino Effect Behind the Diabetic Drug Shortage That’s Hitting Austin

KXAN

Edward Anderson, professor of IROM, discusses factors such as social media that are contributing to Austin’s drug shortage.

           

Major Price Hike Could Be on the Way for Americans Who Use Gas to Heat Homes

Austin American Statesman

Carey King, assistant professor of instruction in BSG, points to conflict overseas and other countries’ lack of resources as causes for price increases in America.

           

Why Is My Tax Refund So Low This Year?

KENS5

Brady Williams, associate professor accounting, offers insight on the American Rescue Plan Act and the changes to tax credits and eligibility.

           

Tough New Growth: A Combination Mindset that Can Build Resilience

Getting Smart

Christopher J. Bryan, assistant professor of BGS, offers insight on the alarming rise in stress-related mental health problems among adolescents.

 

Research from Avinash Collis, assistant professor of IROM, examines people’s willingness to get a COVID-19 vaccination. Coverage appears in UT NewsBig Ideas from TexasThe Free Press JournalWorld TodayFuturityMSN

 

Spreading Kindness May Have A Bigger Impact Than You Think

WTVR

Research from Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, explores the impact of acts of kindness.

 

Texas McCombs Hosts Dallas Fed President’s First Speech on Monetary Policy Goals

Bloomberg

Lorie Logan, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, shared her views on the U.S. economic outlook and monetary policy. The event, which took place at Texas McCombs, featured a Q&A with Julia Coronado, clinical associate professor of finance, and remarks from Dean Lillian Mills. Coverage also appeared in Yahoo NewsMarketWatchMorningstar 

           

Why the High Forgiveness Rate of PPP Loans is Troubling to Many People

NPR

Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, offers insight on fraud in the Paycheck Protection Program loan forgiveness program.

           

Here’s the Science Behind Diners’ Reactions to New Surcharges at 2 Dallas Restaurants

The Dallas Morning News

Raj Raghunathan, professor of marketing, discusses factors that come into play with tipping at restaurants. Coverage also appeared in MSNVN Explorer 

 

Vaccination Gets a Boost When People Know Their Neighbors Are Doing It

KXAN

In his new research, Avinash Collis, assistant professor of IROM, examines people’s willingness to get a COVID-19 vaccination. Coverage also appeared in  Mirage NewsMedical XpressNewsBreakLive Health and Well

           

38 Smart Questions to Ask in a Job Interview

Managing Yourself

Art Markman, professor of psychology and marketing, offers interview tips and sample questions he's seen work in practice.

 

Q&A with Ethan Pew

WalletHub

Ethan Pew, clinical assistant professor of marketing and director for the MS in marketing, discusses rewards credit cards. 

Remote workers are not slacking off — they’re actually sitting in more meetings now

StudyFinds

Research from Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, is featured in a piece about Shopify's workplace. Coverage also appeared in CIO Dive 

4 habits of especially friendly people

Fast Company

Art Markman, professor of marketing, offers tips on how aspiring leaders can learn how to develop friendly traits. 


Moral Decision Making and Construal Level Theory (CLT)

Ethics Unwrapped

Robert Prentice, professor of BGS and director of Ethics Unwrapped, breaks down new research by Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, that shows how people use language to distance themselves from their misdeeds. Coverage also appeared in Psychology Today

Podcast: The connection between the energy supply and political polarization

Fulcrum

Carey King, assistant professor of instruction in BGS, discusses the history of energy consumption and political polarization in America.

 

COVID 'motherhood penalty' affects academic research productivity

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Research by Samuel Kruger, assistant professor of finance, shows that mothers in academia took a hit in productivity during the pandemic.

 

Audits can bring bad news or benefits to small businesses

Research by Andrew Belnap, assistant professor of accounting, presents the pros and cons of audits for small businesses.

 

Why So Many Accountants are Quitting

The Wall Street Journal

Steve Kachelmeier, professor and chair of accounting, discusses the challenges companies face in recruiting accounting majors. The piece also features alumnus and KPMG chief executive officer Paul Knopp, BBA '82, MBA '83, during his class visit.

      

SEC Heightening Scrutiny of Auditors’ Crypto Work

The Wall Street Journal

Jeffrey Johanns, associate professor of instruction in accounting, shares his view on the risks of auditing crypto companies

 

Crypto Meltdown Leaves Winklevoss Twins’ Gemini ‘Severely Tarnished’

BNN Bloomberg

John Griffin, professor of finance, weighs in on founders of the Gemini crypto exchange.

Research by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, on kindness and gratitude garnered worldwide media attention at year’s end. The New York TimesThe AtlanticFortuneInc.The Times of IsraelDeseret New

           

Here’s Why We Should All Agree to Adequately Fund the IRS

The Hill

Lisa De Simone, associate professor of accounting, and Bridget Stomberg, Ph.D. '13, associate professor of accounting at Indiana University, co-author an op-ed on funding the IRS.

 

Social Sharing Can Lead to a False Sense of Knowledge

Academic Minute

Susan Broniarczyk, associate dean for research, examines consumer behavior and decision making.

 

Scholars: Supply and Demand Fluctuations to Have More Effect on Global Oil Markets Than Price Cap

Sputnik News

Ehud Ronn, professor of finance, offers insight on Moscow’s decision on oil prices

 

Fossil Fuels Will Remain the Primary Source of Energy, Despite Strategic Growth in the Renewable Energy Sector

MarketScale

Ehud Ronn, professor of finance, weighs in on the U.S. Energy Information Administration projections.

 

Legislative Deadlines Worry Market Advocates
The Bond Buyer

Julia Coronado, clinical associate professor of finance, comments on a remarkable quick labor market recovery.

 

Where Are We with ESG?

London Stock Exchange Group

Laura Starks, professor of finance, explains the journey toward a world with better ESG and shares rare insights into the under-investigated relationship between genetics and investing styles.

 

Creative Mornings with Karen Landolt

Creative Mornings-Austin

Karen Landolt, associate professor of instruction in BGS, speaks on ethos and the importance of understanding your values.

 

Hedge Funds Drawn to Crypto’s Next Big Short After FTX Reveals Cracks

Bloomberg

John Griffin, professor of finance, comments on instability in the crypto markets.

           

A Congressional Report Says Financial Technology Companies Fueled Rampant PPP Fraud

NPR

Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, discusses loan fraud research which he co-authored with John Griffin, professor of finance.

 

No, Remote Employees Aren’t Becoming Less Engaged

LinkedIn News

Research by Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, published in Harvard Business Review, presents surprising evidence that the movement to remote work has actually increased employee engagement since 2020.

           

Texas is Becoming a Bitcoin-Mining Capital. Can the Grid Handle It?

Texas Standard

Carey King, BGS assistant professor of instruction, explains what makes West Texas attractive to bitcoin miners.

           

Tired of Searching for More Stuff to Give as a Gift? We Have the Solution

Inlander

Research by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, highlights the benefits of gifting experiences over material goods.

 

Kindness Can Have Unexpectedly Positive Consequences

Scientific American

Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing,  outlines his research in an article he wrote on the surprising power of kindness.

           

Stellantis Plans to Stop Making Jeep Cherokee, Idle Plant

TheStreet

Edward Anderson, professor of IROM, offers insight into demand for SUVs and the mounting problem with supply and demand around batteries.

 

New Dean of Mays Business School Named at Texas A&M University

Texas A&M Today

Nate Y. Sharp , Ph.D. '07, is tapped to lead the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University, where he holds the Nelson D. Durst Endowed Chair in Accounting.

 

No, Remote Employees Aren’t Becoming Less Engaged

Harvard Business Review

Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, shares his research findings on new ways remote workers connect with each other and steps organizations can take to encourage them to continue to do so.

 

The piece was featured in various outlets, including The HillAccounting TodayFortuneYahooBusiness NewsBusiness ReportCIO DiveAll WorkScience Blog.

 

           

Pandemic Relief Fraud Report Says Online Financial Company CEOs, Family Got Rich

USA Today

The study by John Griffin professor of finance, and Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, which examines fraud in federal Covid-relief programs, is cited in news about the final report released by congressional investigators last week.

 

The piece was featured in various outlets, including Washington PostNPRNBC NewsMiami HeraldAZ Central

 

           

Recognizing an Investing Signal That Defied Wisdom, and Endured

Knowledge at Wharton

Sheridan Titman, professor and chair of finance, wins the Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize for Quantitative Financial Innovation for a seminal paper on stock price behavior that spawned numerous studies on the topic of momentum investing.

           

The Financial Impact of Poor Corporate Climate Performance

Academic Minute

Laura Starks, professor of finance, discusses her research on how climate and other environmental regulatory risks affect corporate bond credit ratings and prices.

           

What Happened to You, Part III: Moral Injury

Into the Fold

In the Hogg Foundation's Into the Fold latest podcast, Robert Prentice, professor of BGS, and Dr. Read Pierce, professor at Dell Medical School, discuss the concept of moral injury and trauma caused by the pandemic.

 

Showing Gratitude is Good for All of Us, So Why Don't We Give Thanks More?

The Washington Post

Recent research by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, on the importance of gratitude was featured during the Thanksgiving holiday.

 

Love and Connection: The Transforming Power of a Thank-You Note

The Christian Science Monitor

Amit Kumar's past research on thank-you notes was highlighted in the Monitor’s Thanksgiving cover story on letters of gratitude.

           

FTX Bankruptcy Bombshells Squeeze Crypto

Bloomberg

John Griffin, professor of finance, explains what’s behind recent problems in the cryptocurrency market.

           

The Next Great Energy Company May Be Born Here

Austin Business Journal

A new graduate course co-taught by Mellie Price, executive director of McCombs’ Texas Venture Labs, and MIT professors holds promise for local energy entrepreneurs.

 

No, Sharing That Article Doesn’t Make You an ‘Expert,’ Say Real Experts

The Dallas Morning News

Research by Susan Broniarczyk, associate dean for research, and Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, finds that people who repost on social media come to believe they know more than they do about the topic.

           

Central Texans Navigate Rising Food Costs as Thanksgiving Dinner up 20% Due to Inflation

CBS Austin

Edward Anderson, professor of IROM, offers insight on transport and labor costs' impact on inflation

 

Facebook (Meta) Fined $275 Million in Data Leak Case

TheStreet

Raji Srinivasan, professor of marketing, comments on recent allegations by Ireland's Data Protection Commission against Facebook’s parent company.

           

How the Robotic Revolution Could Automize Workplace Interactions

KCBS Radio

Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, joins KCBS Radio news anchor Liza Saint John to discuss how robots could change the workplace.

           

What Happened to You, Part III: Moral Injury

Hogg Foundation for Mental Health

Robert Prentice, professor of business ethics, discusses the scope of moral injury, moral distress, and challenges felt by health care providers during the pandemic.

 

Why Are We So Obsessed with H-E-B?

OMNY.FM

As H-E-B expands in Dallas-Fort Worth, Leigh McAlister, professor of marketing, discusses what sets the grocery store chain apart from its competitors.

 

Crypto Markets in Turmoil Over FTX Bankruptcy

Reuters

John Griffin, professor of finance, speculates on how wide of a contagion effect the collapse will have on other exchanges and where the next potential losses can occur.

           

FTX Collapse Puts U.S. Auditors in the Spotlight

Financial Review

Jeffrey Johanns, associate professor of accounting, weighs in on news around a struggling cryptocurrency exchange.

           

Gift to McCombs Center for Global Business at UT Positions Students for World’s Challenges

The Daily Texan

Raymond and Karen Brimble make $2.5 million gift to support study abroad at UT.

 

Why Are We So Obsessed with H-E-B?

Dallas Observer

As H-E-B expands in Dallas-Fort Worth, Leigh McAlister, professor of marketing, discusses what sets the grocery store chain apart from its competitors.  

 

Men Have a Role to Play in Gender Equity at Work

Academy of Management Insights

Research by Insiya Hussain, assistant professor of management, shows how men and women working together can move the needle for women’s issues in the workplace.

           

Kendra Scott: FACE of the South

Style Blueprint

Kendra Scott, founder of the Kendra Scott Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership Institute at UT, discusses her company, book, and philanthropic work with the university.

           

Los Tres Pecados del Éxito (The Three Sins of Success)

Forbes Mexico

Raj Raghunathan, professor of marketing, outlines common pitfalls for people advancing their station in the workplace.

 

Dentsply Sirona Finds Improper Accounting for Incentives, Plans to Restate Earnings

The Wall Street Journal

Jeffrey Johanns, associate professor of accounting, comments on the fallout of “channel stuffing” in context of a recent financial reporting investigation.

           

Energy Policy Focus on ‘Pain at the Pump’ Ignores History of How We Got Here

The Hill

An opinion piece by Carey King, BGS assistant professor of instruction, outlines the variety of factors contributing to rising energy costs.

 

Up to 30% of Online Reviews are Fake and Most Consumers Can't Tell the Difference

CBS Austin

As the Federal Trade Commission announces stricter guidelines for online reviews, Raji Srinivasan, professor of marketing, weighs in on the need for consumers to be vigilant.

           

The Case for Spending More Time Doing Nothing

Everyday Health

Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, notes that employees can best recharge when they’re allowed to choose how to spend their downtime.

           

Random kindness: Likely More Powerful Than You Think

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Research by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, proving simple acts of good will make a difference in people’s mood, continues to garner attention.

           

Management Expert’s Take on Company Happy Hours Divides Internet: 'Go home'

Newsweek

Art Markman, faculty associate for marketing, weighs in on the question of drinking with colleagues.

 

August Prepares for the Holidays

This is Small Business

In this Amazon podcast, Edward Anderson, professor of IROM, shares his expertise on how small businesses can keep up with the sharp spike in demand around the holidays.

 

Today’s a Tax Deadline, Which Could Be an October Surprise for Some

Marketplace Morning Report

Julia Coronado, clinical associate professor of finance, recaps the International Monetary Fund’s annual meeting.

           

Tough New Growth: A Combination Mindset That Can Build Resilience

Psychology Today

Christopher J. Bryan, assistant professor of BGS, offers practical advice for parenting teens based on his research on synergistic mindsets.

           

People Underestimate Impact of Random Acts of Kindness

Epoch Times-Chicago Edition

Research by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, proving simple acts of good will make a difference in people’s mood, continues to garner attention.       

 

Work From Home Is Here to Stay

News Radio WOAI

Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, predicts that the workplace flexibility essential during the pandemic will continue to appeal to workers.

           

Rural Counties Face Hospital Closures

Fiscal Notes

Kristie Loescher, associate professor of instruction in management and academic director of the Healthcare Innovation Initiative, shares insight with the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts on the need to rethink how Texas’ rural citizens get health care.

           

The Hard Truth About Psychology, Learning New Skills, Making Mistakes with Dr. Art Markman and Dr. Bob Duke

The Science of Succes

Art Markman, faculty associate for marketing, is featured in a podcast episode on learning and maximizing brain health.

 

Virtually all PPP Loans Have Been Forgiven with Limited Scrutiny

NPR
Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, joins NPR's All Things Considered to examine Paycheck Protection Program loan forgiveness and how 1.4 million PPP loans show signs of possible fraud.

           

Remember Kindness and Gratitude this Thanksgiving

Toronto Star
In this editorial, Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, talks about Canadian Thanksgiving and how kindness has a bigger impact than we know.

           

Masterclass: Driving Business Growth

Insights by Stanford Business
Stephen J. Anderson, assistant professor of marketing, joins Grit & Growth, Stanford's business masterclass series, to discuss his research on how entrepreneurs benefit greatly from coaching, classroom training, and networking.

           

Zuckerberg and Meta Suffer Huge Regulatory Blow

The Street
In response to the U.K. Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) ruling, Raji Srinivasan, professor of marketing, comments on Meta's antitrust issues and the company's Facebook users.

           

Ginsburg Initiative Panel Discussion: Building Successful Coalitions to Advance Gender Equality

Center for Women in Law
As part of the Center for Women in Law's Ginsburg Initiative, Insiya Hussain, assistant professor of management, took part in a panel on gender equality in the workplace.

 

Workplace Anti-Bias Trainings Aren't Enough

The Progressive Magazine
In this op-ed, Insiya Hussain discusses diversity, equity, and inclusion trainings and how they have fallen far short of their goals.           

Tesla Rival Has a New Way to Power Electric Vehicles

The Street
Edward Anderson, professor of Information, Risk, and Operations Management, comments on the energy use of electric vehicles and says that the core idea of the solar-powered car "has some merit."

 

Success Won’t Give You Happiness… But it Could Take it Away

Daily News Day
Raj Raghunathan, professor of marketing, explains that it is common for people who adhere to the traditional conception of success to fall into attitudes that harm their well-being and offers alternatives.

 

Family Is the Foundation of One of the Most Successful Mexican American Food Brands

Texas Monthly
Miguel Garza, BBA ’09, JD ’12, and Veronica Garza, BA ’03, siblings and co-founders of Siete, discuss the vital role that family plays in their company, which is poised to outpace some of the nation’s largest legacy brands.

 

Extraordinary Women Award Winners

Austin American Statesman
Dean Lillian Mills received an Extraordinary Women Award presented by the Austin American-Statesman and Thomas J. Henry Extraordinary Women Program for her visionary leadership. Read More Join the Conversation

 

The Internet Is Making You a Worse Investor

Barron’s
An article on National Retirement Security Month highlights recent research by Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, showing the internet can cause investors to be overconfident in their knowledge and, therefore, make worse financial decisions.

 

Estonia vs. Armenia

The Armenian Mirror-Spectator
Mihran Aroian, assistant professor of instruction in management, explains Estonia’s success relative to Armenia, after attending a UT System event at which Alar Karis, the president of Estonia, spoke about his country’s economic plans and partnerships.

 

Doing Good Feels Surprisingly Good

Academic Minute
Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, is featured in a podcast episode on his body of work in happiness.

 

Kumar was also interviewed by the BBB Wise Giving Alliance.

The Heart of Giving Podcast

 

Best CEOs: Gay Gaddis' Legacy Grows

Austin Business Journal
Gay Gaddis, BFA ’77, co-founder of McCombs Executive Education program Women Who Mean Business, author, and founder of legendary Austin-based ad agency T3, wins a Legacy Award in the 2022 Best CEO Awards.

 

Here’s Why a Texas Psychology Professor Says We’re More Susceptible to Road Rage

The Dallas Morning News
Art Markman, professor of marketing, explains why police report more drivers are losing control.

 

Here’s What You Should Do If You’re Involved in Road Rage

The Dallas Morning News
Markman also offers advice for handling a road rage incident.

 

Greed Tanked the SPAC Market. Founders Are Going to Have to Look Elsewhere

Michael Sury, senior lecturer of finance and director of the Center for Analytics and Transformative Technologies, comments in an article on the rise and fall of special purpose acquisition companies.

 

More Than 12,000 Crypto Coins Become Zombies in Market Slump

Bloomberg
John Griffin, professor of finance, predicts the crypto market will realize more failed blockchain projects.

 

2022 CEO of the Year & C-Suite Awards: Robin Gordon – MetLife

Triangle Business Journal
Robin Gordon, MBA '06, chief data and analytics officer at MetLife, was recently recognized for her transformative leadership and contributions to the insurance industry and the Research Triangle.

 

Why Does Everything Look the Same in North Texas? Blame the ‘Flattening’

The Dallas Morning News
Kirk Goldsberry, assistant professor of instruction in management, and his book "Sprawlball" are mentioned in an opinion piece calling for more diversity in architecture.

 

Why Simple Acts of Kindness are Important

MSNBC
The “Morning Joe” segment features an interview with The New York Times “Well Desk” editor about research by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, showing people undervalue their own acts of kindness.

 

Ian Leaves Florida's Grid in Tatters Despite Billions Spent

Bloomberg
Michael Webber, deputy director of the Energy Institute, says Ian’s impact would have been much worse if Florida had been less prepared.

 

Building The Plane While Flying It: Women in Austin CRE Are Soaring

Bisnow
Mandy Pope, finance lecturer and managing director for the Real Estate Center, speaks at Bisnow’s inaugural Austin Women Leading Real Estate event.

 

Analysts Consider Twitter Under Musk Regime

MSN
Ben Bentzin, assistant professor of instruction in marketing, outlines predictions and challenges for Twitter under Elon Musk’s acquisition.

 

How More Female Executives in the C-Suite Can Spur Improved Customer Orientation and Financial Performance

The JM Buzz
New research by Vijay Mahajan, professor of marketing, and Chandra Srivastava, Ph.D. ’19, marketing lecturer, shows how women add value to corporate leadership in the Journal of Marketing podcast.

 

UT Research Finds Women in Executive Suite Improve Customer Orientation, Financial Performance

The Daily Texan
The research is also featured in UT's student newspaper.

 

McCombs Finance Chair and World-Renowned Scholar Sheridan Titman Celebrated for Field-Changing Research

UT News
Sheridan Titman, professor and chair of finance, and Narasimhan Jegadeesh of Emory University earned the prestigious Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize for Quantitative Financial Innovation for their 1993 paper, "Returns to Buying Winners and Selling Losers: Implications for Stock Market Efficiency," in the Journal of Finance.

 

How the Inflation Reduction Act Imperiled the OECD’s Plans for a Global Minimum Tax on Corporations

Fortune
In her op-ed, Lisa De Simone, associate professor of accounting, weighs in on the possible fate of global minimum tax after the Inflation Reduction Act.

 

Ranks of Rich Americans Exploded During the 2010s: Muni-Wise

Bloomberg
A lack of economic diversity can be detrimental to a city, according to John Griffin, professor of finance.

 

Best Universities for Blockchain 2022: University of Texas-Austin

CoinDesk
CoinDesk ranks McCombs’ Blockchain Initiative at No. 35 in an article quoting Cesare Fracassi, associate professor of finance.

 

Male Allies Help Advance Gender Equity, UT Austin Study Suggests

HR Dive
Research by Insiya Hussain, assistant professor of management, shows women and men are most likely to move toward workplace equality when they walk together.

 

US Chipmakers Caught in Geopolitical Crossfire of Semiconductor Arms Race

S&P Global
Edward Anderson, professor of IROM, explains why US chipmakers are struggling to meet demand.

 

UT System Board of Regents Honors Faculty Member for Outstanding Teaching

Ramesh Yerraballi, distinguished senior lecturer in the master of science in information technology and management, was one of only 14 faculty members across the UT system selected for the award.

 

5 Ways to Prioritize Experiences Over Stuff

The Goal Digger Podcast
Research from 2020 on material versus experiential purchases by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, is featured in Jenna Kutcher's popular lifestyle and career blog.

 

How Being Kind at Work (to Others and Yourself) Can Combat Burnout

Lifehacker
Kindness research by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, is mentioned in an article about fighting burnout at work.

 

You May Have a Lot More to Lose from Not Quitting Than You Think, Experts Say

CNN
Raj Raghunathan, professor of marketing, discusses the misconception around quitting and failure and the danger of persevering at the expense of one’s health and well-being.

 

2022 EY Entrepreneur of the Year Annual CEO Retreat

Down to Business with Bobby Kerr
John N. Doggett, professor of instruction in management, discusses the culture’s shifting view of “success” in a podcast covering the Ernst & Young annual CEO retreat.

 

Corporate Tax Rate Report

WalletHub
For insight into the country’s current corporate tax system as well as its potential fixes, WalletHub turns to Andrew Belnap, assistant professor of accounting, for his expertise in the fields of accounting and tax law.

 

Female Execs Hone Customer Strategy

Scienmag
New research by Vijay Mahajan, professor of marketing, and Chandra Srivastava, Ph.D. ’19, marketing lecturer, shows women in leadership can steer businesses toward greater customer satisfaction and, especially in some environments, greater shareholder value.

 

How Spirituality Can Help You Professionally

Psychology Today
An article co-written by Shefali Patil, associate professor of management, and Evan Gagnon, MBA '24, outlines research and personal experience on the benefits of adopting a spiritual perspective at work.

 

The Rise of Social Media Has Had a Profound Effect on Journalism and Reporting

Malaysian Digest
Research by Susan Broniarczyk, professor of marketing, and Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, about the effects of social media is referenced in a piece about journalism of today.

 

Opinion/Solutions: The Unexpected Power of Random Acts of Kindness

Atlanta Journal-Constitution
The New York Times article featuring kindness research by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, continues to garner attention.

 

Best Credit Cards for Students with No Credit: Ask the Experts

WalletHub
Mary Lou Poloskey, assistant professor of instruction in finance, responds to common questions from students seeking to build their credit.

 

Inflation Remains High, Raising Fears of Interest Rate Hikes

PBS News Hour
Julie Coronado, professor of finance, says this week’s inflation report points to a harder landing for the economy than she had hoped.

 

The IRS is Getting a Lot More Money for Audits. Should You be Worried?

Los Angeles Times
Lisa De Simone, associate professor of accounting, is quoted in an article on the IRS’s upcoming upgrades.

 

Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize to Honor Jegadeesh and Titman for Momentum Investing at September Conference

Wharton News
Sheridan Titman, professor of finance, along with Narasimhan Jegadeesh of Goizueta Business School at Emory University, win the Wharton-Jacobs Levy Prize for their research on momentum investing.

 

Recruiting Male Allies Boosts Women at Work

Phys.org
A study by Insiya Hussain, assistant professor of management, shows that when men and women voice equity concerns together, they move the needle.

 

The World Needs More Kind People, Try and Be Generous in Your Actions

The Economic Times
Kindness research by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, is highlighted internationally.

 

EY’s Challenge Only Just Beginning After Leaders Sign Off on Historic Split

The Marcet
Jeffrey Johanns, associate professor of instruction in accounting, comments in an article about the November vote to separate EY’s advisory and auditing arms.

 

When the White House Claps Back: Is the Official Twitter Tone Part of Biden's Shifting Approach?

Yahoo! News
Raji Srinivasan, professor of marketing, offers a public relations perspective on the White House’s recent social media activity.

 

Sharing News Articles on Social Media — Whether They've Actually Read Them or Not — Makes People Believe They Know More about a Subject than They Actually Do, Study Finds

Insider
Research by Susan Broniarczyk, professor of marketing and associate dean for research, and Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, that shows people mistake social sharing with expertise continues to garner attention.

 

UT Student Startup Tuktuk Provides Budget-Friendly Rideshare

The Daily Texan
The McCombs Entrepreneur Summer Fellowship is mentioned for helping to fund Tuktuk, a unique rideshare option.

 

The Unexpected Power of Random Acts of Kindness

The New York Times
The New York Times showcases assistant professor of marketing Amit Kumar's research on the impact of kindness in one of the paper’s most emailed articles of the week.

 

‘I May Act Like I Know It All’: Is Sharing News on Social Media Harmful? UT Research Says It Can Be

KXAN-Austin
Research by Susan Broniarczyk, associate dean for research and professor of marketing, and Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, explains how sharing information on social media gives people a false sense of expertise.

 

Pensions, Investments, and Financial Services

Texas House of Representatives
Ehud Ronn, professor of finance, testified before the Texas House of Representatives regarding the impact of divestments on Russia’s economy.

 

Can Twitter Help You Get a Better Job

The Blacklight
Andrew Whinston, professor of IROM, comments on his research about Twitter as a tool for climbing the corporate ladder.

 

Could Louisiana Open its Power Market to Competition? Utilities Hope Not.

The New Orleans Advocate
David Spence, professor of BGS, weighs in on the effect deregulation may have on Louisiana’s electric market.

 

Peloton Delays 10-K Annual Report to Complete Accounting

Wall Street Journal
Jeffrey Johanns, associate professor of accounting instruction, discusses companies’ time measurement of their impairment charges.

 

I Share, Therefore I Know

MSN
Research by Susan Broniarczyk, associate dean for research and professor of marketing, and Adrian Ward, assistant professor of marketing, reveals that posting on social media can make people think they know more on a topic than they do

 

Acts of Kindness Have a Bigger Impact on Well-Being Than You Think, According to New Research

Fortune
Fortune's Well section showcases new research on the true impact of kindness from Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing. Fortune

 

You're Underestimating Kindness

Lifehacker
Lifehacker also features Kumar's research on kindness.

 

How College Career Fairs Have Changed Since the Pandemic

Built-In
Sarah Nathan, managing director for recruiting, career management & corporate relations, discusses career fair attendance and the move back to in-person fairs.

           

Apple's Hybrid Work Plans Draw Worker Pushback

TechTarget
Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, weighs in on the efficacy of remote work after several corporations start to call employees back to the office.

 

Art Markman: Going Back to School Should Not Just Be for Kids Anymore

Waco Tribune-Herald
In his op-ed, Art Markman, professor of marketing, mentions business microcredential courses at UT as one option for adults looking to continue their education.

 

Claims of Fraud Surround COVID-19 Relief Payouts

ChinaDaily
Research by John Griffin, professor of finance, and Sam Kruger, assistant professor of finance, is mentioned in an article on fraudulent PPP loans.

 

A Little Good Goes Farther Than You Think

MSN
Research by Amit Kumar, assistant professor of marketing, explores the impact of kind acts.

           

Gender Pay Gap Across Cultures

Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance
Research by Laura Starks, professor of finance, examines how societal norms affect pay gaps between men and women.

 

Kendra Scott WEL Institute at University of Texas at Austin

FOX 7 Austin
Lesley Robinson, director of KS WELI, and Ingrid Villarreal, student board president of KS WELI, outline the Institute’s offerings in a back-to-school segment.

            

Media Can’t Turn Its Back on War in Ukraine

Chicago Sun-Times
Richard Cherwitz, founding director of the Intellectual Entrepreneurship Consortium, argues that the media’s lack of attention on Ukraine could play into Putin’s plan.

            

Decisions, Decisions: Understanding Conformity Bias

Viewpoints Radio
Robert Prentice, professor of BGS, explores people’s tendency to strive for agreement—even when workplace ethics are at stake.

           

Employees Challenge the Eight-Hour Workday with 'Quiet Quitting'

Austonia
Andrew Brodsky, assistant professor of management, weighs in on the “quiet quitting” trend and offers advice for employers.

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