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Friday, June 5, 2020

The Economics Behind Matzo Bread

By Llyod Ellison Matzo (Matzah, Matza) is an unleavened bread that is eaten during Passover. For anyone who is Jewish, this is the only bread you will eat for a week (sundown on April 10th...

The Big Gets Bigger – AT&T to Merge with Time Warner Cable

By Charmaine Pequeno Earlier this week, AT&T announced its plans to merge with Time Warner Cable. AT&T is a multinational telecommunications conglomerate that already controls a diverse line of companies and products - from the mobile...

The Four S’s to eCommerce Success

It is an exciting time to be in eCommerce, and not so for brick-and-mortar retailers. Stores with physical locations are down hurting even the biggest of companies from Nordstrom to Sears with many falling...

How is the Corona Virus Affecting the Stock Market and the Global Economy?

By Kyle Heffernan   In recent days we have heard of the first cases of the infectious disease that has taken global media by storm in our University’s home state of Rhode Island. As of March 1st,, we have also seen...
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Amazon Raises The Stakes On Advertising

In a recent article on The Wall Street Journal the revenue and market share of the digital giant, Amazon, is being analyzed. The article states that Amazon will take No. 3 ranking on the...

Financial markets experience 1,000 point drop

By: Chris Wright On Monday, February 5th, the stock market took one of the largest drops it has seen since the European Debt Crisis in August 2011. CNN money is calling it, “One of the scariest days...

The World Needs World Trade Centers: Q&A with the Expert Andrew Gelfuso

International trade continues to be a major topic of discussion for professionals, politicians, and citizens across the globe. The global economy is increasingly interconnected, and enables the improvement of our everyday lives – from the clothes we wear, the food we eat, the...

Trump Picks Fed Chair: Jerome Powell

By Lloyd Ellison For the past few weeks there has been a lot of discussion regarding who will be the next Chair of the Federal Reserve. Jerome Powell has officially been nominated by President Trump....

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