Recent News

Iowa MBA ranking makes large leap forward

March 20, 2018

The Professional MBA Program at the Tippie College of Business has moved up 16 places to #22 in the 2019 U.S. News & World Report rankings of graduate schools released today. This ranking is the highest on record for the program since the ranking began in 1994.

Behaving badly at work keeps you up at night

March 20, 2018

A new study from the University of Iowa finds that people are more likely to suffer from insomnia on days when they do not behave well at work.

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.

Luangrath receives early career contributor award

March 2, 2018

Andrea Luangrath, assistant professor of marketing, received the 2017 C.W. Park Young Contributor Award at February’s Society for Consumer Psychology conference.

Business schools rethink MBA strategy as market demand shifts

March 1, 2018

In this Financial Times piece, Dean Sarah Gardial comments on the college's decision to close its Full-time MBA Program to focus on specialty master's programs.

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.