FAU Poll Tells Disturbing Tale of Hospitality and Tourism Employment in Wake of COVID-19
May 05, 2021 07:59 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The world’s battered hospitality and tourism industry has a long way to go to rebound from the devastating effects of the COVID-19 pandemic,...
FAU Study: Florida’s COVID-19 Infection Rate for Younger Residents Among the Highest in U.S. for 2020
April 16, 2021 09:16 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., April 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Florida ranked among the states with the highest COVID-19 infection rates for younger residents in 2020, putting the state’s large elderly...
FAU Study Shows Where Money is Best Spent to Fight a Pandemic
March 18, 2021 10:48 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., March 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In deciding on how to combat pandemics like COVID-19, the total amount a government is willing to invest is critical. Countries with few budgetary...
FAU Study: Entrepreneurs Getting Big Boost from Online Lending
March 11, 2021 08:10 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., March 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Online marketplace loans are leading to a sharp rise in new businesses, evidence that the lending platforms are helping to redefine the U.S....
Reconsider Renting: Housing Index Shows Buying Costs Decline
March 10, 2021 09:27 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., March 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Renting a home and reinvesting the money that would have been spent on owning has been the better way to build wealth, on average, for several...
FAU Study: CPA Discipline Motivated by Political Regime
March 04, 2021 09:49 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., March 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The severity of state sanctions handed out to certified public accountants (CPAs) is influenced by political regime, a practice with potentially...
U.S. Employment Outlook Tied to Vaccine Rollouts, but Mask Mandates, Other Policies Could Temper Recovery
February 12, 2021 10:27 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., Feb. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. employment picture is gradually improving, but still unclear is whether COVID-19 vaccines will dramatically change consumer habits enough...
FAU Hospitality Expert: Pent-Up Demand Could Buoy Cruise Lines in 2021, but Other Segments Face Long Road Back
December 22, 2020 09:48 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON, Fla., Dec. 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The hospitality and tourism industry will lead Florida out of the coronavirus pandemic starting in 2021, but a full recovery likely will take...
Study: Restaurant Franchisors May Regret Sweetheart Deals to Grow Business During a Recession
December 17, 2020 10:19 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., Dec. 17, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Restaurant franchisors should think twice about loosening contract terms and lowering fees to expand operations during a recession even though...
Index: Even in a Pandemic, Demand for Homes Remains Robust
December 08, 2020 10:17 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., Dec. 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The coronavirus crisis has led to a surge in joblessness and economic uncertainty, but interest in homeownership across the country remains as...