Articles from April 2024

Business Record

Fearless panel on financial empowerment: It’s not just the wage gap keeping women from security

Monday, April 29, 2024
Tippie Associate Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship Michele Williams shared her thoughts on empowering women for financial security at a panel hosted by the Business Record on April 18.
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How Tippie's Henry Fund shaped CIO's career in Korea

Thursday, April 25, 2024
How the Henry Fund helped launch Tippie alum Jang Dong-Hun, who is now Chief Investment Officer at Korea's Public Offials' Benefit Association.
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Economists used the business cycle to predict what’s next. It doesn’t work so well anymore.

Tuesday, April 23, 2024
Tippie Economics Professor Anne Villamil talks to NPR's marketplace about the predicted recession that never happened.

Tips for aspiring entrepreneurs

Monday, April 22, 2024
Tippie Associate Professor of Management and Entrepreneurship Miranda J. Welbourne Eleazar offers best practices for aspiring entrepreneurs.
The Hill

It’s time to break the cycle of violence in Haiti — without foreign intervention

Sunday, April 21, 2024
Dimy Doresca, executive director of Tippie's Institute for International Business, offers thoughts on solving the humanitarian crisis in Haiti without using foreign intervention.
Iowa Public Radio

How good is the economy, really?

Friday, April 19, 2024
Tippie economics professor Anne Vilamil talks about the disconnect between good economic numbers and how individual Iowans feel about their economic health.
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Wake up call: UI students create hit lifestyle show after struggling for airtime

Friday, April 19, 2024
The John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center startup incubator at Tippie helped these students launch this YouTube production that has a growing audience.
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Tippie finance expert thinks AI will only slowly affect hiring on Wall Street

Thursday, April 18, 2024
While artificial intelligence is changing the way business is done on Wall Street, a Tippie finance expert doesn’t expect to see significant changes in hiring for junior bankers right away.
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Caitlin Clark's salary sparks conversation over wage gaps

Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Tippie's Beth Livingston breaks down reasons for the massive pay disparity between NBA and WNBA stars for KWWL.
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When your workday is ruined before it begins

Monday, April 15, 2024
We know that being harassed at work affects an employee's performance, but what about being harassed during their commute? A Tippie researcher looks at the little-studied phenomenon of workers being harassed on their way into their workplace.