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  • Real Estate Prices in Dallas, Denver and Houston Set For a Fall

    Release Date: Jan 29, 2016
    It is no longer a matter of if but when, and to what extent, we will see a downward pricing event in Dallas, Denver and Houston. Prices are rising too fast in these cities, and there are no underlying fundamental changes in their economies to support current pricing, especially in the face of a booming stock market.

  • Executive Education introduces new ONLINE Project Management Program

    Release Date: Jan 28, 2016
    The highly successful Executive Certificate in Project Management is now available ONLINE! FAU’s Executive Education, in partnership with Key Performance, has developed the online format of the Executive Certificate in Project Management program to start this February 23rd. The course is designed for the busy professional in mind and offers the convenience and flexibility of 24/7 access any where there is internet access. If you want to become a Project Manager, or translate your Project Management experience into formal training, then register now!

  • Professor forecasts price plunge in North Texas housing market

    Release Date: Jan 27, 2016
    DALLAS — With 15 years in the local market, Keller Williams Realtor Bruce Lynn can remember a day when people bought nice homes in North Texas for under $140,000. “You can’t find a $140,000 house anymore," he said.

  • More condos planned for Las Olas Isles

    Release Date: Jan 22, 2016
    Ocean Land Investments, a development firm specializing in boutique condominiums in Fort Lauderdale, is planning another project in the Las Olas Isles neighborhood east of downtown.

  • Latest FAU Poll Shows Trump Surging to 48 Percent in Florida as Clinton Closes Gap in Matchups with GOP (Allen Grayson Opens Lead on Patrick Murphy in U.S. Senate Race)

    Release Date: Jan 20, 2016
    Donald Trump has surged nearly 12 points in the last two months and is closing on half of the GOP vote in Florida, where Hillary Clinton has improved in all head-to-head matchups against GOP frontrunners, according to a new poll by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI).

  • Wages rise as South Florida's growth outpaces nation's

    Release Date: Jan 20, 2016
    South Florida continues to see stronger than average economic growth, which is forcing employers to raise wages for both new and existing workers, the Council of Economic Advisors said in its first quarter meeting. "As things start to improve, you start seeing new hires getting higher salaries," Gropper said. And existing employees — who were happy just to have a job in the recession — "become a little more confident about going in to get a raise."

  • Florida is for front-runners

    Release Date: Jan 20, 2016
    Keep those pollsters pollin': Florida Atlantic University has stepped up its polling game this election cycle. It's Business and Economic Polling Initiative polls have been as widely reported as many other polling firms, putting the university on the national map, at least as far as the political world is concerned.

  • Wages rise as South Florida's growth outpaces nation's

    Release Date: Jan 19, 2016
    South Florida continues to see stronger-than-average economic growth, which is forcing employers to raise wages for both new and existing workers, the Council of Economic Advisors said in its first-quarter meeting.

  • Book co-authored by FAU Professor Luis Garcia-Fejoo, Ph.D., receiving national attention

    Release Date: Jan 13, 2016
    Invest with the Fed, a book co-authored by FAU Associate Professor of Finance, Luis Garcia-Feijoo, Ph.D., has received much attention from the national media.

  • FAU Moves Up to Number 26 in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Online Graduate Business Programs

    Release Date: Jan 13, 2016
    Florida Atlantic University climbed 15 spots to number 26 in the latest ranking of Best Online Graduate Business Programs (non-MBA) from U.S. News & World Report.

  • Register Now for FAU 2016 Business Plan Competition Application Deadline is Sunday, Jan. 31

    Release Date: Jan 05, 2016
    BOCA RATON, Fla. (January 5, 2016) – Florida Atlantic University students, faculty and staff are invited to compete for cash and prizes in the 2016 FAU Business Plan Competition, hosted by FAU’s Adams Center for Entrepreneurship and the College of Business.

  • FAU College of Business Names Roland Kidwell Director of the Adams Center for Entrepreneurship

    Release Date: Jan 04, 2016
    BOCA RATON, Fla. (January 4, 2016) – Roland Kidwell, Ph.D., professor and chair of the Department of Management Programs within the College of Business at Florida Atlantic University, has been named director of FAU’s Adams Center for Entrepreneurship.

  • FAU names new director for Adams Center for Entrepreneurship

    Release Date: Jan 04, 2016
    Florida Atlantic University plans to add faculty in its entrepreneur center and expand research into family businesses under a new director - Roland Kidwell

  • Housing in 2016: No bubble, modest price increases

    Release Date: Dec 24, 2015
    Home values didn't grow as fast in South Florida this year, but don't worry about a housing hiccup in 2016.

  • Algonquin Hotel GM sees an 'unlimited demand' for NYC

    Release Date: Dec 18, 2015
    "Manny Rappenecker, adjunct faculty member in the Hospitality Management program, discusses the unlimited demand potential for New York City in a recent Crain's New York Business article. As a 25-year veteran with Marriott Hotels & Resorts, Manny continues to bring her hotel management expertise to both the New York City marketplace and to our own students within the FAU classrooms"

  • Poll finds Cubans in Miami aghast at welfare abuses

    Release Date: Dec 18, 2015
    Most Cubans coming to the United States today are seeking economic opportunity, not political refuge, and don’t deserve U.S. taxpayer assistance, according to a majority of Cuban-Americans polled by the Sun Sentinel and Florida Atlantic University.

  • To a few market naysayers, Mile High developers and real estate agents say, 'This is Denver's decade'

    Release Date: Dec 18, 2015
    After a third year of pricing increases that topped 10 percent in the Mile High City, the national housing report from business faculty at Boca Raton's Florida Atlantic University was a bucket of ice water tossed on a crackling yule log: "The housing market in several cities - including Dallas, Denver and Houston - is nearing pricing bubble territory," the study said.

  • The Less Economic Freedom a State has, the More Political Connections Local Firms Need

    Release Date: Dec 10, 2015
    Daniel M. Gropper, John S. Jahera Jr. and Jung Chul Park argue this is the case for US banks

  • FAU College of Business Best Online Programs

    Release Date: Dec 09, 2015
    FAU's Online Graduate Programs were ranked among the best in the world by US News and World Report

  • The Latest FAU Buy vs. Rent Index Indicates Several Housing Markets in U.S. Nearing Pricing Bubble Territory

    Release Date: Dec 08, 2015
    BOCA RATON, Fla. (December 8, 2015) – The latest national housing market index produced by FAU and FIU faculty indicates the housing market in several cities — including Dallas, Denver and Houston — is nearing pricing bubble territory. “The U.S. housing market across the board is moving toward rent territory,” said Ken Johnson, Ph.D., a real estate economist who is one of the index’s authors and an associate dean of graduate programs and professor in FAU’s College of Business.

  • The Latest FAU Buy vs. Rent Index grabbing the attention of local and national media

    Release Date: Dec 08, 2015
    The latest national housing market index produced by Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University faculty has been picked up by a variety of media outlets since its release on December 8th.

  • Noble, FAU and MobileHelp™ Partner to Bring Top Students to Noble Financial's NobleCon12

    Release Date: Dec 07, 2015
    Noble Financial Capital Markets (Noble), Florida Atlantic University's College of Business (FAU) and MobileHelp announced today that they have sponsored forty students from FAU to attend NobleCon12; Noble Financial's 12th Annual Emerging Growth Investor Conference to be held at Club Med, Sandpiper Bay (45 minutes north of Florida's Palm Beach International Airport) January 17-20, 2016.

  • 3rd Annual Dr. Peter Ricci Scholarship, Through HSMAI South Florida, Awarded to Mikhail Guseynov

    Release Date: Dec 03, 2015
    HSMAI South Florida continued the awarding of its Dr. Peter Ricci Scholarship at the 2015 Annual GALA held at the brand new Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort. Dr. Peter Ricci, Director of the Hospitality Management Program at Florida Atlantic University (FAU) presented a $4000 scholarship check to student Mikhail Guseynov, a senior at FAU.

  • Research Faculty at FAU Rank 19th in the World for Intellectual Contributions in Real Estate

    Release Date: Dec 01, 2015
    Research faculty at Florida Atlantic University rank 19th in the world for their intellectual contributions to the real estate industry through their publications in top peer-reviewed journals, according to the Journal of Real Estate Literature.

  • Merging Business and Hospitality Education

    Release Date: Nov 30, 2015
    Now, more than ever, the opportunities are ripe for Hospitality Management degree Graduates in the Hospitality Management field. This article is a fun read, describing why.

  • Presidential merchandise offers a perfect way to support a candidate and wrap up holiday shopping

    Release Date: Nov 27, 2015
    There's a non-brick-and-mortar way to get politically themed merchandise for the holidays: the online stores of the presidential candidates. All the big names have them, with an assortment that ranges from the mundane (signs and stickers) to the creative (the $75 guacamole bowl from former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush) to the funny (the $30 water bottle from U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla.

  • A child of war, tech innovator found a career in South Florida

    Release Date: Nov 27, 2015
    When Michelle Bazargan (Fau College of Business Alumni) was just 5 years old, her parents made the difficult decision to leave their extended family and home of Iran, where war had broken out. She went from sitting in a basement hearing bombs go off in Iran to traveling from one country to another until the family could enter the U.S. and make their lives here. Eventually, the family made its way to Miami, where her parents, Mehri and Mosen Bazargan, reinvented themselves. "My life changed overnight," Bazargan said.

  • FAU College of Business MBA Program Ranks Fifth in the United States In Terms of Return on Investment

    Release Date: Nov 23, 2015
    The MBA program at Florida Atlantic University’s College of Business ranks fifth in the United States in terms of a student’s return on investment (ROI), with one of the nation’s highest average salary-to-debt ratios after getting a masters degree, according to new best business school rankings published by SoFi, a San Francisco-based marketplace lender.

  • Latest FAU BEPI Poll again receiving both local and national media attention

    Release Date: Nov 19, 2015
    The latest poll from the FAU Business and Economics Polling Initiative is receiving both local and national attention. Most prominently, the results were featured on the November 19, 2015 broadcast of MSNBC’s Morning Joe.

  • Latest FAU Poll Shows Trump Lapping the Field in Florida as Clinton Trails in Matchups with GOP Frontrunners

    Release Date: Nov 18, 2015
    Donald Trump has doubled the vote of his nearest challenger in Florida, where Hillary Clinton trails in matchups with several GOP frontrunners, according to a new poll by the FAU Business and Economics Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI).

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