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...
FAU Economist: Buyers Beware of Peaking U.S. Housing Market
December 03, 2020 09:41 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., Dec. 03, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Motivated by mortgage rates near historic lows and a persistent shortage of homes for sale that’s steadily driving up prices, many middle-income...
Study Shows Strategies Key for Nonprofits Seeking a Connection with Donors During Coronavirus Pandemic
December 01, 2020 11:22 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., Dec. 01, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite the economic hardship brought about by the coronavirus pandemic, philanthropic giving has increased substantially nationwide. At issue,...
Study: In Era of COVID-19, Airlines and Airports Must Do More to Accommodate Stressed-Out Passengers
October 20, 2020 09:00 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., Oct. 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With the coronavirus crisis dealing the travel industry one of the biggest blows in its history, a new study from researchers at Florida Atlantic...
FAU Expert Insists Deep Price Discounts Now Will Set Bad Precedent for Hotels After Coronavirus Crisis Ends
October 02, 2020 15:25 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., Oct. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hoteliers are bracing for a tenuous tourist season as the fallout from the COVID-19 recession lingers, but deep discounting should not be part of...
Index Shows Renting a Home Beats Buying in Many Cities Even as U.S. Housing Market Thrives Amid Pandemic
September 04, 2020 09:31 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., Sept. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The U.S. housing market has remained surprisingly resilient during the coronavirus crisis, pushing home prices even higher and making renting the...
FAU Study Finds Health Care Professionals Will Accept Money to Violate Privacy Law
August 27, 2020 09:27 ET | Florida Atlantic University College of Business
BOCA RATON Fla., Aug. 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The next crop of health care professionals has a price when it comes to illegally releasing confidential medical information, according to...