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Short Sellers Not to Blame for 2008 Financial Crisis, Study Finds

Contrary to widespread media reports, the collapse of several financial firms during the 2008 economic crisis was not triggered by unsettled stock trades, according to new research from the University at Buffalo School of Management.

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Life Mimics Art as Friday Lockout Looms for Metropolitan Opera

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Study Shows Kill Switch in Mobile Phones Could Save Consumers More Than $3.4b Annually

Study shows consumer savings from the Kill Switch legislation exceed initial projections and now points to well over $3B. This savings to consumers comes at the expense of insurance and wireless industry profits.

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Florida’s Consumer Confidence Hits New Post-Recession High

Consumer confidence among Floridians rose two points in July to 84, hitting another post-recession high for a second consecutive month, according to a new University of Florida survey.

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UA and Culverhouse College of Commerce Host Shark Tank Type Event for Budding Entrepreneurs

Got a business idea? Pitch your business plan to a panel of experts in a 54-hour event to find out if you have what it takes to become an entrepreneur. UA’s Culverhouse College of Commerce STEM Path to the MBA Program is hosting a hands-on entrepreneurship workshop, Startup Weekend, to help jumpstart business ideas.

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Study: Diverse Boards Pay More Dividends, Take Fewer Risks

A study of more than 2000 companies that spanned over 13 years has found that board diversity curbs excessive risk taking and tend to pay more in dividends.

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Wait, Wait ─ Don’t Tell Me the Good News Yet

New research from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business finds that the positive reaction one would have when succeeding is lessened if it doesn't follow the expected course.

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Puritan Liquid Amies Collection and Transport System Compatible with Copan Wasp® Microbiology Lab Automation

A recent study presented during ASM 2014 found shows that Puritan's Liquid Amies Collection and Transport System and HydraFlock® flocked swabs work as well or better in Copan's WASP®.

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U.Va. Darden School MBA Project Creates New Social Venture in Tunisia

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What began as a student-led project at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business has turned into a startup.

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U.Va. Darden School Professors’ New Marketing Analytics Book Helps Managers Predict Business Outcomes

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In the new world of “big data” marketers must sift through mountains of information to decide how they will attract customers. How can they target the best data to make the best decisions?

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