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

Our Grocery Stores, Ourselves

via Eater

Associate Professor of Marketing Daniel Korschun discusses what drives customer loyalty to grocery stores and key concepts in his book, “We are Market Basket.”

Latest trends in MBA degrees: Shorter duration, more specialized and you can get one at Vanguard

via The Philadelphia Inquirer

Senior Associate Dean of Academic Programs Vibhas Madan discusses the future of industry MBA programs and the Vanguard Drexel MBA, a specialized graduate program designed by Drexel LeBow to address the specific educational needs of Vanguard employees.

Is the U.S. Headed for Another Recession?

via NBC Philadelphia

Economists are split on whether or not the United States is headed for another recession. Associate Professor of Economics Marco Airaudo, PhD highlights the key markers that indicate a recession, how economists' define the term, and a brief history of recessions in America since World War II.

 

Adding Value: Six Ideas for Bringing Out the Best in Your Board

via C-Suite: An Equilar Publication

Raj Gupta shares six recommendations for boards to make a true impact on their organizations.

Why Penn, Drexel are recruiting retailers, not just students

via The Philadelphia Inquirer

Drexel University President John Fry highlights the value of the student-run Saxbys on campus and discusses Drexel’s goal to create similar opportunities in the future.

Credit Cards for Excellent Credit

via WalletHub

Marshall M. Austin Professor of Finance Thomas Chiang shares his top tips for selecting credit cards.

Aramark tweaks top bosses’ pay structure to please shareholders, but that may not be enough

via The Philadelphia Inquirer

Raj & Kamla Gupta Governance Institute Executive Director Patricia Connolly discusses Aramark’s recent changes in pay structure.

President Trump is almost due for his annual physical. What would an executive get?

via The Philadelphia Inquirer

TD Bank Professor of Finance Michelle Lowry shares her perspective on executives disclosing personal health information to constituents.

Airbnb Boycotted And Sued For Discrimination Following Israel Settlement Ban

via Forbes

Stephen Cozen Research Scholar and Associate Professor of Marketing Daniel Korschun provides an analysis of Airbnb’s recent decision to remove 200 listings from Israeli settlements in the West Bank.

Why yes, girls in low-tech households are still interested in STEM

via Technical.ly Philly

Drexel University LeBow College of Business and STEM education nonprofit TechGirlz recently released a survey suggesting that young girls’ interest in tech or STEM fields isn’t contingent on the degree of their parents’ affinity for the subject.