Communications Resources

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

Why bike helmets may not be a good idea

via Yahoo! News Canada

As officials in Quebec consider a mandatory bicycle helmet law, research by Drexel LeBow assistant professor of economics Mark Stehr suggests that such laws may limit youth participation in cycling.

Timing Stock Trades for Personal Gain: Private Information and Sales of Shares by CEOs

via Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation

Eliezer Fich, associate professor of finance at Drexel LeBow, and his coauthors examine the effects of SEC Rule 10b5-1 on the gains that CEOs earn when they sell large blocks of stock.

Retail Could Make Better Use of Customer Analytics

via CMS Wire

Assistant professor of marketing Elea Feit comments on areas where retailers are using smart customer analytics and how they can still improve.

Book about Market Basket battle is due out in August

via New Hampshire Union Leader

The upcoming release of Drexel LeBow associate professor of marketing Daniel Korschun’s book about the Market Basket uprising is covered in the New Hampshire Union Leader.

Salvation Army's community centers add $15M+ to local economy

via Philadelphia Business Journal

LeBow economics professor Teresa Harrison comments on the economic value of community centers to the neighborhoods they serve.

Market Basket: One Year Later

via WRKO AM680

LeBow marketing professor Daniel Korschun discusses the turmoil surrounding the ouster of a beloved CEO at the Market Basket grocery chain.

Northeast Corridor starving for investment after fatal Amtrak accident

via Philadelphia Business Journal

Vibhas Madan, director of LeBow’s School of Economics, comments on the delays in funding and implementing rail safety measures after the tragic Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia.

All-America Student Analyst Competition: Short Alpha

via Institutional Investor

Joshua Kohler ’15, a former Dragon Fund analyst, took first in the “Short Alpha” category of the 2015 Institutional Investor Student Analyst Competition.

Student Analysts Win Big on Oil and Gas Plays

via Institutional Investor

Drexel LeBow undergraduate Spiro Nanakos placed second out of over 2,000 competitors in the annual Institutional Investor Student Analyst Competition.

For Blue Bell, a Drastic Move to Recall Ice Cream as Listeria Findings Rose

via New York Times

LeBow marketing professor and Center for Corporate Reputation Management fellow, Daniel Korschun is quoted in a story about the recall of all Blue Bell ice cream due to listeria contamination.