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Featured News | Oct 06, 2021 |

The Promise and Peril of Artificial Intelligence

By Patrick Verel The concept of artificial intelligence has been with us since 1955, when a group of researchers first proposed a study of “the simulation of human intelligence processes by machines.” At the same time, it seems like not …

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Featured News | Oct 05, 2021 |

Governance is Key to the Value of ESG

Now more than ever, investment firms expect companies to “hold their feet to the fire” and disclose their environmental, social, and governance (ESG) policies. The opportunities and risks of corporate sustainability practices for value investors was the topic of a …

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Featured News | Sep 30, 2021 |

How Digital Trading Pioneer Thomas Peterffy Revolutionized the Stock Market

In 1977, Hungarian-born Thomas Peterffy purchased a seat on the American Stock Exchange. A decade later, he developed a fully automated market-making system for stocks, options, and futures, an innovation that forever changed the trading floor and fast-tracked his career …

Undergraduate | Sep 29, 2021 |

Mario Gabelli Offers Advice, Insights to First-Year Gabelli School Students

By Kelly Kultys Periods of uncertainty provide an important chance to learn and grow. That was one of the messages Mario Gabelli, 1965 graduate of the school that now bears his name, shared with first-year Gabelli School of Business students …

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Featured News | Sep 21, 2021 |

Vintage Sneakers and Shipping Containers: Unusual Investment Opportunities Examined in New Book

By Patrick Verel Ask an average person on the street which company’s stocks are worth the most, and the usual suspects will likely surface: technology firms like Apple and Facebook, and logistics companies such as Amazon. And then there are …

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Featured News | Sep 21, 2021 |

Fordham Angel Fund Makes First Investment in Student Startup

By Kelly Kultys Just over two years ago, Ethan Manning, a film major at Fordham College at Lincoln Center, was going to see movies in theaters that he expected would be packed; instead they were half empty. Manning and a …

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Featured News | Aug 30, 2021 |

Fordham Welcomes Most Diverse, Largest Class in History

By Kelly Kultys Fordham welcomed more than 2,800 students to its incoming class on Opening Day, making it the largest class in the University’s history. The Class of 2025 is also the most diverse class Fordham has ever had, with …

Faculty | Aug 05, 2021 |

Apostolos Filippas, Ph.D., On Social Media Echo Chambers

By Chelsee Pengal Do you ever scroll through Facebook or Twitter and see the same tweets touting dubious information repeatedly shared on your feed? If so, you’re not alone. According to Apostolos Filippas, Ph.D., assistant professor of information, technology, and …

Faculty | Aug 05, 2021 |

Hye Seung (Grace) Lee, Ph.D.: When Companies Lose CEOs

By Chelsee Pengal How does the sudden death of a company’s CEO affect its shareholder value? What does the answer mean for aspiring leaders? Hye Seung (Grace) Lee, Ph.D., assistant professor in the accounting and taxation area at the Gabelli …

Gabelli100 | Jul 16, 2021 |

Exploring the History and Mystery of Brown Brothers Harriman

With roots dating back to the 1800s, Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. is the oldest and one of the largest private investment banks in the United States. Its influence on the early American economy helped navigate the country through financial …

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