UI study: Iowa faces physician assistant shortage

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

An aging workforce means about one-third of physician assistants in Iowa will reach retirement in the next 15 years.

Five clues that can help investors predict future market performance

Monday, November 5, 2018

Investors can glean clues about the market’s future direction with help from a new study from researchers at the University of Iowa’s Tippie College of Business. They have developed a corporate management activity index based on how managers’ run their firms that could improve an investors’ return by more than 4 percent.

Strategic tweets

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

When it comes to tweeting corporate earnings disclosures, silence isn't golden.

In the news

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

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

Firms strategically tweet only good news

Monday, July 2, 2018

A new study from the Tippie College of Business confirms the expectation that publicly traded firms tend to strategically tweet financial information only if they have good news to report.

In the news

Monday, June 25, 2018

According to Assistant Professor of Accounting Scott Asay, his research indicates forward-looking statements still mislead investors, despite disclaimers.

Study casts doubt on the assumption that women have more negative attitudes about clinical research

Monday, June 25, 2018

Cardiovascular disease kills more women every year than any other disease, but researchers looking for cures have long been vexed by low numbers of women willing to participate in clinical trials that are needed to develop the drugs and techniques that can save lives. For years, researchers have surmised that women simply have more negative attitudes about various aspects of clinical research. But a new study by a researcher at the University of Iowa casts doubt on that assumption.

Research standouts: Gender in the workplace

Friday, June 8, 2018

The Tippie College of Business accomplished a major coup in the past two years when it hired three new assistant professors in the Department of Management and Entrepreneurship (M&E) — Michele Williams, Rong Su, and Beth Livingston. Each woman is outstanding in her field of research, and serendipitously, what they have in common is an interest in gender research aimed at solving real-world business problems.

In the news

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Finance faculty members Thomas Berry-Stoelzle, 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.

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

Monday, 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.