Communications

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 Winning the Powerball Jackpot Is Harder Than Ever

via The Wall Street Journal

Clinical professor of Decision Sciences Merrill Liechty helps explain how the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot have gotten even slimmer in recent years.

The Halo Effect: Companies With A Conscience Really Do Perform Better

via Business Computing World

A paper co-authored by associate professor of marketing Daniel Korschun is cited in a story about how corporate social responsibility can inspire workers to be more motivated and positive in their customer interactions.

When it comes to charity, soft touch may make it rough to raise funds

via Newsworks

Based on a paper by assistant professor of marketing Chen Wang, Newsworks reports that touching a rough surface can increase feelings of empathy and the likelihood of giving to a charity.

Friendly's franchisee began by waiting tables

via Courier-Post

Amol Kohli ‘11 was a Friendly’s waiter before enrolling at Drexel LeBow as a finance major. Now he returns to the business as an owner of a new franchise in Voorhees, N.J.

After eight months, Blue Bell returns to Corpus Christi

via Corpus Christi Caller Times

Associate professor of marketing Daniel Korschun comments on the brand loyalty that has customers eager for the return of Blue Bell ice cream after it was recalled following a listeria outbreak.

A rough year, but Eagles should keep Chip Kelly

via Philadelphia Inquirer

Clinical professor of management Robert Keidel argues that the Philadelphia Eagles should keep Chip Kelly as their head coach despite a disappointing season.

Changes In Health Insurance Choices Have Some Scrambling

via CBS Philly

Associate professor of economics Mark Stehr comments on changes to the Affordable Care Act open market that may make some insurance plans more expensive.

Sarah Levine's Luna Cafe Shoots the Moon

via Jewish Exponent

Sarah Levine’s path to opening her own restaurant in Old City included building her business acumen with an MBA from Drexel LeBow.

This Course Rocks: Teaching the Importance of Performance

via DrexelNOW

Daniel Korschun, associate professor of marketing, and Alison Young, executive director of the Institute for Strategic Leadership wanted students to get hands-on experience with social responsibility and business performance. They invited the School of Rock to play some songs and answer questions.

PA Conference for Women with Alison Young

via Q102 Philly

Executive Director of LeBow’s Institute for Strategic Leadership Alison Young appears on Loraine Ballard Morrill’s podcast to discuss the PA Conference for Women and work/life balance.