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Inland Empire Business Activity Continues Upward Climb

(2/22/18) Business activity in the Inland Empire maintained its upward trajectory in the 4thquarter of 2017, growing at an annualized rate of 3 percent and outpacing economic growth in the nation overall, according to the newly released Inland Empire Business Activity Index. The Index was compiled by the UCR School of Business Center for Economic Forecasting and Development. Read More…

How Servicization Addresses Sustainability with A Focus on Profitability for Firms

(2/7/18) Adem Orsdemir, an assistant professor of operation and supply chain management in UC Riverside's School of Business, has been studying the concept of "servicization" for many years. His paper "Is Servicization a Win-Win Strategy? Profitability and Environmental Implications of Servicization" co-authored with Vinayak Deshpande and Ali K. Parlakturk, both from University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill, will appear in the forthcoming issue of Managing and Service Operations Management. Read More…

Highlander Venture Fund Chooses UCR Professor's 'Next-Generation' Mosquito Repellent for Second Investment

(2/7/18) Up to $500,000 in funding will help a startup company market a killer repellent that's nontoxic, natural, and sweet-smelling. Read More…

Research Reveals Why Geography Is Central to Product Innovation

(2/1/18) California's Silicon Valley, home to companies such as Apple, Google, and Facebook, is recognized across the world as a hub of innovation, and now there's empirical evidence that explains why. Read More…

Research & Scholarship

(1/10/18) When CEOs talk in less concrete terms, the stock price of their respective companies tends to suffer. Read More…

Concrete or Vague? How CEOs Talk Can Send Stocks Up or Down

(1/2/18) Concrete vocabulary can build trust among analysts, according to UCR research Read More…

Business Students Get Special Guest Visit From Assemblymember Jose Medina

(10/12/17) Assemblymember Jose Medina ’74, ’84, is presented with the UCR School of Business 2017 Outstanding Alumnus of the Year Award Read More…

Recent News

How and who to sell to? How firms can maximize consumer profitability

(12/14/17) Early consumers aren't always the most profitable, according to research study Read More…

The Top Five Take-Aways From FOM|UCPath Informational Session

(12/13/17) Leaders explain the need for the program's promise to deliver a technological foundation for the accelerated growth of the university. Read More…

2017 Ends On High Note For The Inland Empire Economy

(12/12/17) Inland Empire economy receives top marks for 2017, according to UCR analysis Read More…

MRB1 Research Teams Announced

(12/6/17) In all, eight research teams - totaling more than 60 faculty principal investigators - were invited to move into the building. Read More…

Are Lower Wages in the Inland Empire a Result of Low Job Density?

(12/5/17) Inland Empire Needs Dense Downtown for Job Growth Read More…

UCR Business Serving Habitat for Humanity

(12/5/17) In 2011, UCR School of Business partnered with Habitat for Humanity's Brush with Kindness program. Six years and nineteen families later, UCR Business has earned thousands of volunteer hours toward their service commitment with Habitat. Read More…

IMPORTANT: New System Launching to Access Paychecks and More

(11/29/17) UCR faculty, staff, and student employees are encouraged to take note of upcoming key dates and required actions. A question-and-answer list is included. Read More…

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