Barry Thomas, professor of management sciences in the Tippie College of Business, says businesses often engage in enlightened self-interest when they help develop the global communities where they do business.
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Art Durnev, assistant professor of finance in the Tippie College of Business, says investors should not panic and sell all their stock as a result of recent turmoil in the markets.
The Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa welcomes 350 high school students as it opens this fall, part of a unique partnership including the UI Tippie College of Business and the Colleges of Education and Engineering, which will conduct research, education, and teacher development on site.
Kurt Heiar, entrepreneur in residence in UI's John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center, spent part of his summer in Greece helping teach would-be entrepreneurs who want to start their own business in response to the country's ongoing economic crisis how to get their businesses off the ground.
Businesses need more and more experts in data analytics, or Big Data, so the Tippie College of Business has started a graduate certificate program in Des Moines and a master's program in Cedar Rapids.
A new program at the University of Iowa will encourage and coordinate the use of data analytics across campus.