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

These 3 industries have lost nearly 20 million jobs due to COVID-19

via The Ladders

André Kurmann, PhD, an associate professor in the School of Economics, conducted a recent study on employment losses in the hospitality, leisure and retail industries due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Would you give up your privacy in exchange for pre-COVID-19 normalcy?

via KYW Radio

Matthew Schneider, PhD, assistant professor at Drexel’s LeBow College of Business, joined KYW In Depth to talk about data security before coronavirus, the privacy concerns behind tracking apps, and how we should think differently about data privacy.

Economy Gets a Haircut as Americans Don’t

via The Wall Street Journal

Research from Associate Professor of Economics Andre Kurmann, PhD and colleagues takes a hard look at real-time data examining the economic impact of COVID-19 on the retail, leisure, and hospitality sectors.

Back to school?

via Global Sport Matters

Professor of Sport Management Ellen Staurowsky was quoted in a Global Sport Matters article on the issue of extending college athletes’ eligibility in the wake of cancelling spring sports seasons.

How coronavirus is changing how we look at supply chains

via KYW News Radio

Associate clinical professor of management David Kurz joins the KYW in Depth podcast to break down what supply chains are, which supply chains are proving to be resilient and how the COVID-19 pandemic might change how we design and support supply chains moving forward.

When and why it’s worth taking a look at equity index futures

via Marketplace

Michelle Lowry, TD Bank professor of finance, shares insight on futures contracts.

Philadelphia fintech leaders: The dream of blockchain isn't dead

via Philadelphia Business Journal

Michelle Lowry, professor of finance and academic director of the Gupta Governance Institute at Drexel University, spoke on a panel exploring the impact and possibilities of blockchain and cryptocurrency at PACT’s Fintech Conference on Feb. 6, 2020.

They can save lives, sure. But for the business side of health care, these doctors go back to school.

via The Philadelphia Inquirer

LeBow faculty members Lauren D’Innocenzo and David Becher teach in the Physicians Leadership Academy, a series of 10 monthly courses tailored specifically to the needs of doctors offered through a partnership between Crozer-Keystone Health System, the LeBow College of Business and Drexel Solutions Institute.

Why Constraints Are Good for Innovation

via Harvard Business Review

Daan van Knippenberg, Joseph F. Rocereto Chair of Leadership and Academic Director of the Institute for Strategic Leadership, shares insights from his research on the effects of constraints on creativity and innovation.

How Jim Delany’s Media Intuition Changed The College Sports Ecosystem

via Forbes.com

With the impending retirement of Big Ten Commissioner Jim Delany in 2020, Associate Clinical Professor of Sport Management Karen Weaver looks at Delany’s impact on the overall college sports ecosystem, including through the creation of the Big Ten Network.