Economists Sign Panmure House Declaration
Insider (UK): Professor of Entrepreneurship Peter Klein assisted in the organization of a conference which led to the Panmure House Declaration, signed by more than 100 economists, academics and business leaders in attendance.
Using Immigration Laws to Gauge State and Local Sentiments Around Immigrants
Perspectives on Immigration: This piece details continuing research by Van Pham, graduate program director and professor of Economics at Baylor University, and his wife, Huyen Pham, professor at Texas A&M University School of Law, which has tracked and analyzed immigration laws from 2005 to 2017.
The 2018 Dale P. Jones Business Ethics Forum: Week One Panel Events
Baylor University’s Hankamer School of Business will host the 2018 Dale P. Jones Business Ethics Forum from Wednesday, Oct. 24 to Friday, Nov. 16. This year’s theme is “The Ethics of Artificial Intelligence” and the forum will kick off the first week with two panel events and an MBA Ethics Luncheon.
Texas State Fair a Boon to Small Businesses
U.S. News & World Report: A study by researchers from the Hankamer School of Business is quoted in a discussion about the economic impact of the Texas State Fair.
Entrepreneurship Professor Peter Klein Awarded SEJ Best Paper Prize
Klein’s paper, “Opportunity Discovery, Entrepreneurial Action, and Economic Organization,” addresses a new view on what entrepreneurship is and how it should be taught. This new theory has been termed the “judgment-based approach” to entrepreneurship.
Study on Chief Diversity Officers and Faculty Hiring
Inside Higher Ed: Professor of Entrepreneurship Steven Bradley, professor of Finance James Garven and professors of Economics Wilson Law and James West are co-authors of a new working paper published on "The Impact of Chief Diversity Officers on Diverse Faculty Hiring."
1 Million Square Feet of Development Potentially on Horizon in Waco
Waco Tribune-Herald: Retired professor of Economics, Tom Kelly, is quoted in the discussion about the challenges and expectations of a growing economy in McLennan County.
Baylor Lights: #BaylorLights Profile: Dr. Tisha Emerson
July 24, 2018
Putting a price on what someone is willing to pay to protect or improve the environment is a focus for Tisha Emerson, Ph.D., The Ben H. Williams Professor of Economics at Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business. She also is known for integrating research in the classroom as a way to help her students learn.
Undergraduate Business Analytics Certificate Teaches Students Big Data Skills
Baylor Business undergraduate students now have the opportunity to receive a Certificate in Business Analytics in addition to their BBA degree from the Hankamer School of Business. The Certificate Program in Business Analytics was added in order to teach students the techniques necessary to understand and interpret big data and business analytics.
International Trade Theory Meets Banking
Innovative Business at Baylor: David VanHoose, professor of Economics, found that how banks make decisions about loans and deposit services contribute to the flow of funds across international borders.