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Faculty | Feb 01, 2016 |

Pirson honored for work to reframe purpose of business

Michael Pirson’s efforts to reshape global businesses as catalysts for improving society and solving some of its ills have brought him a new honor and responsibility. Pirson, an associate professor of management systems at the Gabelli School of Business, has …

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Faculty | Jan 28, 2016 |

For Gabelli’s Dunn, helping students is ‘the greatest thing’

You might see Brian Dunn around Hughes Hall, but do you know what he does? The affable eight-year veteran of the Gabelli School of Business has a varied and important role. Learn more in this transcript of our conversation with …

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Faculty | Dec 15, 2015 |

Horton’s research cited by influential business court

Research by a Gabelli School of Business professor has been cited in an opinion by one of the nation’s most influential business courts. The opinion issued by the Delaware Court of Chancery concerned the nature of a case, In Re: …

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Faculty | Dec 09, 2015 |

Fordham professor explores gaps in mobile app ratings

By Claire Curry More children use smartphones, tablets and mobile apps for fun and education every day. In fact, one survey found that 75 percent of children under the age of 8 have access to a smartphone or tablet, exposing …

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Faculty | Dec 02, 2015 |

Big data and big ideas grow in Innovation Lab

By Claire Curry Imagine if we applied big-data analytics to social media to learn which methods of treatment cancer patients report as most effective. Picture the sweeping efficiencies we could realize if we could rapidly analyze existing pharmaceutical drug patents …

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Faculty | Dec 02, 2015 |

‘Simple’ research can be profound, marketing speaker says

When A. “Parsu” Parasuraman first sat with his collaborators in a conference room in the 1980s and came up with a model to explain gaps in service quality, they made some deceptively simple conclusions. “Quality of service is really something …

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Faculty | Nov 06, 2015 |

Pirson to address gathering at World Bank

Associate Professor Michael Pirson will address a gathering at the World Bank in Washington, D.C., on November 9 as part of the organization’s Internal Justice Week. Pirson will also talk with Yvonne Tsikata, the chief of staff to World Bank …

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Faculty | Oct 27, 2015 |

Rapaccioli: Women leaders a benefit in modern business

Women in the workplace suffer from a “second-generation gender bias” where company cultures hold back women from leadership roles, said Gabelli School of Business Dean Donna Rapaccioli in an article written for the Graduate Management Admission Council. “In the United …

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Faculty | Oct 20, 2015 |

HuffPost features students urging action on climate change

Fordham students have a message for corporate America: Change the way you do business and make sustainability a priority in order to combat climate change. Several students joined Huffington Post to make a video (scroll down for player!) calling out corporate CEOs and demanding …

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Faculty | Oct 02, 2015 |

Fordham professor, student research college wage gaps

A gender pay gap averaging almost 30 percent exists between men and women who attended colleges with religious affiliations, according to a study conducted by a Fordham University professor and graduate student. The figures, contained in a recently released U.S. …

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