Time is Money: Implementing Direct Flights Changes the Investment Game
Innovative Business at Baylor: Shane Underwood, associate professor of Finance, researches the relationship between direct flights between mutual funds and investment firms and the likelihood for more investment opportunities.
That Extra Penny in Retirement Income Can Really Cost You
The Wall Street Journal: William Reichenstein, professor emeritus of finance and expert on Social Security and retirement, is quoted in this article about how retirees' qualified charitable deductions can reduce the income that determines their Medicare bracket.
Social Security Changes Coming in 2021
U.S. News & World Report: Quoted in this article about important Social Security adjustments coming in 2021 is expert and emeritus professor of finance William Reichenstein.
How To Prepare for a No-To-Low 2021 Social Security COLA
TheStreet: William Reichenstein, Professor Emeritus of Investments, writes about research estimates on the 2021 Social Security Cost-of-Living Adjustments (COLA) among other provisions and premiums.
Business School Recognizes Outstanding Faculty
Faculty who have demonstrated excellence in teaching, scholarship, and contributions to the Hankamer School of Business in fulfilling the HSB mission. Decided upon by committees of peers, these awards are representative of the many outstanding contributions provided by faculty.
Coronavirus: Baylor Finance Expert Explains How Uncertainty is Driving Market Fears
In the following Q&A, David Dicks, Ph.D, Baylor University assistant professor of finance, shares his thoughts on why this uncertainty has damaged the markets, puts the current situation in historic perspective and offers hope to investors.
Audio: Business Review: Taylored for Success
KWBU (NPR): Finance Professor Emeritus of Investments William Reichenstein discusses the difficulty of finding employment after age 50 due to over-qualification.
Student-Run Investment Fund Distributes Money for Scholarships
For 18 consecutive years, Baylor University’s student-managed Philip M. Dorr Alumni & Friends Endowed Investment Fund has provided generous contributions to student scholarships totaling over $2 million over its lifetime. This year, the Fund contributed $175,000 in support of student-athlete scholarships.
Baylor University’s Tom L. Potts, Ph.D., CFP Awarded the 2019 P. Kemp Fain, Jr. Award - Financial Planning Association’s Most Prestigious Honor
The Financial Planning Association (FPA), the principal membership association for Certified Financial Planner professionals and those who support the financial planning process, announced Tom L. Potts, Ph.D., CFP as the recipient of the 2019 P. Kemp Fain, Jr., Award. Potts was honored at the 2019 FPA Annual Conference, held Oct. 16-18 in Minneapolis, Minn.
Baylor Mourns Passing of Dr. James M. Tipton, Retired Finance Professor
WACO, Texas (Aug. 12, 2019) – Baylor University is mourning the passing of James M. Tipton, Ph.D., retired professor of finance, insurance and real estate, who taught for 29 years in the Hankamer School of Business. Dr. Tipton passed away July 23.