Researchers find loneliness could contribute to over-spending, impulsive purchases

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Professor Alice Wang at the University of Iowa's Tippie College of Business has researched loneliness and its effect on consumer behavior, namely its connection to over-spending, impulse buying, and even over-eating.

Predicting criminal behavior patterns with data analytics

Thursday, November 9, 2017

It sounds like science fiction, but data analysts are using the tools of their trade to predict some types of crime—information that could be used to keep people safe.