Media Mentions

LeBow College of Business faculty are highly sought after experts in their fields of study and often contacted by the media to comment on business-related issues in the news. Topics typically include the economy, corporate governance and finance. Below is a sampling of media placements. 

LeBow in the News

Lady Gaga’s Mother Helps Bridge Gap In Mental Health Discussion

via CBS3

Cynthia Germmenotta, co-founder of the Born This Way Foundation and mother of Lady Gaga, came to Drexel LeBow in partnership with the Institute for Strategic Leadership for a discussion with students about kindness, bravery and inclusion.

Campbell's Soup CEO Denise Morrison to Remain on Trump's American Manufacturing Council While President Again Rips Leaders Who Resigned

via NBC 10

Finance professor David Becher offers insight on the decision by a number of corporate CEOs to leave Donald Trump’s corporate and manufacturing advisory boards in the aftermath of his controversial comments on the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, and Trump’s subsequent dissolution of those boards.

Saxbys provides hands-on leadership experience to undergraduates outside the classroom

via The Business Journals

Business and Engineering pre-junior Tauheed Baukman is recognized as the first leader of Saxbys’ second co-op run cafe on campus. The innovative model gives students a uniquely significant level of control over the operation of the store.

Humans are so lazy you can’t pay us to work out regularly

via New York Post

The findings of Associate Professor of Economics Mark Stehr’s research into the results of a variety of exercise incentives are covered in the New York Post.

At Drexel, 25 Mandela fellows learn to be leaders


Twenty five young civic leaders from Africa undergo transformational training at Drexel LeBow as a part of a partnership between The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders and LeBow’s Institute for Strategic Leadership.

People Don’t Exercise Much More Even If You Pay Them to Go to the Gym

via Wall Street Journal

Associate Professor of Economics Mark Stehr’s research into the results of employers incentivizing exercise is covered in the Wall Street Journal.

Delta's response to Ann Coulter doesn't fit its brand

via USA Today

Associate professor of marketing Daniel Korschun comments on Delta’s response to angry tweets from conservative commentator Ann Coulter.

Philadelphia Fed President Harker Calls For Two More Rate Hikes in 2017

via The Street

Speaking at a conference hosted by Drexel LeBow’s School of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia President Patrick Harker contended that the Federal Reserve should hike interest rates two more times in 2017.

Foreign banks acted as 'buffer' on monetary policy during the crisis in Korea

via highlighted a research paper authored by Bang Jeon, LeBow College professor of economics, which investigated the role of foreign banks in emerging economies.

2017’s Cities with the Most Overleveraged Mortgage Debtors

via WalletHub

Finance professor Edward Nelling provides expert commentary in an article about purchasing and owning a home.