Overpriced Florida Homes Spark Fears of Market Instability
June 30, 2021 09:40 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., June 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Florida housing markets remain plagued by rampant overpricing, putting potential buyers at such a disadvantage that they may be better off...
Study on Traffic Deaths Makes Strong Case for Remote Work
June 17, 2021 09:44 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., June 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The COVID-19 pandemic has sparked renewed interest in remote work arrangements, which also could help improve occupational and traffic safety,...
Index Spotlights Where Home Prices are Rising the Fastest
June 04, 2021 09:15 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON, Fla., June 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Home prices are escalating quickly in Dallas and a handful of other U.S. cities where consumers would be better off financially by renting and...
Consumers Feeling the Effects of Materials Shortages
June 02, 2021 10:58 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., June 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Consumers looking for new and used cars and other big-ticket items or even small conveniences such as ketchup packets will have to be patient in...
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...