In the news

August 8, 2018

Several Tippie faculty members have been mentioned in the news recently. Read more about them.

In the news

May 15, 2018

Finance faculty members Thomas Berry-Stolzle, Richard Peter, and Thomas Rietz comment on research in recent news articles in the Business Record. You must have a Business Record account to access the stories.

The Tippie Connection: a passion for excellence and a legacy of giving back launches student’s career

May 10, 2018

When we tell student success stories, what sometimes gets lost are the stories of all the people who made that success possible. Each one of us stands on the shoulders of those who have gone before us. Our families raised us, faculty mold us, alumni give back with their time, counsel, and hard-earned money. This is the story of a Tippie student from Burlington, Iowa, who through a solid curriculum, good advice, and hard work landed a job offer with Goldman Sachs following her graduation in May 2018. And it's also a story of some of the people whose shoulders she's standing on.  

Study finds business websites that create interactive online communities generate more traffic than online billboards

April 2, 2018

A new study suggests that businesses generate more traffic to their websites if they turn them into online communities, with blogs, discussion forums, and links to social media sites.

Study finds religiously adherent companies have lower debt costs, higher credit ratings

March 19, 2018

A new study from the Tippie College of Business finds firms headquartered in more religiously observant counties have higher credit ratings and lower debt costs, evidence that suggests lenders and bondholders consider the company’s culture when deciding whether to give them money.

Vaughan Institute in top 20 risk management and insurance programs

February 21, 2018

AM Best has named the Tippie College’s Vaughan Institute of Risk Management and Insurance as one of 20 college programs doing the best job of preparing young people for careers in insurance.

Qian comments on hedge fund holdings

February 20, 2018

Yiming Qian, associate professor of finance, is one of 11 experts interviewed for this WalletHub piece on the recent tax reform, stock market performance, and tips for individual investors.

This senior is betting big on Bitcoin

December 28, 2017

On the UI campus, they call Cameron Schorg "the Bitcoin guy."

Ups and downs of working internationally

December 15, 2017

Working outside the United States isn't for everyone, but these three Tippie College alumni are succeeding and share their strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats in this article.

Some firms avoid labor contracts by selling unionized operations

October 31, 2017

Some firms avoid labor contracts by selling unionized operations, according to research done by Erik Lie, professor of finance.