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May 19, 2016, 01:38 ET "Obamacare" Significantly Reduces Cost of Mental Health Care for Young Adults, Especially Minorities, Says University of Miami Study

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has significantly reduced out-of-pocket costs for adults aged 19 to 25 seeking behavioral health care, most...


Apr 19, 2016, 01:03 ET Income Tax Strategies Proposed by Some Presidential Candidates Could Backfire Says University Of Miami Study

Increasing U.S. taxes of American households making more than $52,000 per year, those above the median income level, could be a big mistake, as it...


Apr 08, 2016, 01:25 ET University of Miami School of Business Awards More Than $54,000 in Annual Business Plan Competition

Innovations in the areas of guitar picks, aerospace and cinema have taken top honors in the 2016 University of Miami Business Plan Competition,...


Apr 01, 2016, 09:56 ET University of Miami's Florida 50 Stock Index Gains More than 2% in First Quarter, Led by Office Depot, World Fuel Services, ADT, Chico's and GEO

The University of Miami's Florida 50 Index ended the turbulent first quarter of 2016 with a gain of 2.25% and with nearly 20 of its firms seeing...


Mar 02, 2016, 01:21 ET University of Miami Research Explains the Success of Extreme Politicians

Today's longer campaign cycles, filled with numerous televised debates and constant news reporting and social media coverage, is causing the rise of...


Feb 24, 2016, 09:13 ET Tattooed and Non-Tattooed Individuals Treated Similarly in Labor Market Says University of Miami Study

Having a tattoo has no impact on an individual's employment or earnings, according to a new study from the University of Miami School of Business...


Feb 02, 2016, 11:54 ET University of Miami's Annual Conference on the Business of Health Care to Focus on the Globalization of the Industry

More than 700 people are expected to gather at the University of Miami on March 21, 2016 for a daylong conference on the globalization of health care....


Nov 24, 2015, 10:22 ET Online Shoppers Nearly 80 Percent More Likely to Choose More Expensive Product or Service Options When Video is Used says University of Miami Study; Findings Offer Guidance to Retailers as Holiday Shopping Season Begins

Online shoppers are 79 percent more likely to choose a product focused more on pleasure than function, even if the more pleasurable option is more...


Oct 14, 2015, 02:49 ET Companies Led by CEOs with Daughters More Committed to Social Responsibility says University of Miami Study

Among the nation's largest U.S. firms, those led by CEOs with daughters spend 13 percent more of their net profits on corporate social responsibility ...


Sep 16, 2015, 10:47 ET Socially Responsible Firms are Also Better Governed Says University of Miami Study

Firms that rate highest in corporate social responsibility (CSR) rankings are also better-governed (i.e. have boards that closely oversee...


Jun 03, 2015, 10:18 ET University of Miami Business Professor Appointed to President Obama's Council of Economic Advisers

Laura Giuliano, an associate professor of economics at the University of Miami School of Business Administration, has been appointed to the staff of...


Jun 02, 2015, 10:28 ET University of Miami to Launch Its First Fully-Online MBA Program

The University of Miami School of Business Administration is expanding its fully-online master's degree offerings with an Online Master of Business...


May 28, 2015, 12:18 ET Consumers More Likely to Buy Products that are Highly "Gendered" Says University of Miami Study

Consumers are more likely to buy products that are highly "gendered" – whether masculine or feminine – than they are to buy products that are not as...


Apr 29, 2015, 11:06 ET University Of Miami Study Says Airlines Don't Deliver On Frequent Flier Promises; Next Stop Could Be Court

A new study from the University of Miami School of Business Administration says many airlines do not deliver on the promise of their frequent flier...


Apr 28, 2015, 01:14 ET Investors Less Attracted to Mutual Funds Managed by People with Foreign-Sounding Names Says University of Miami Study

Investors in the U.S. are less likely to invest in mutual funds that have managers with foreign-sounding names, according to a new study from the...


Apr 17, 2015, 03:26 ET University of Miami School of Business Awards More Than $50,000 in Annual Business Plan Competition

Innovations in the areas of everyday life improvement, access to higher education, and an invention to prevent urinary tract infections in patients...


Apr 02, 2015, 02:16 ET New University of Miami Math Model Could Save Manufacturers Millions in Distribution Costs

Manufacturers spend $150 billion dollars per year to get their products via third-party logistics providers (3PLs) to big retailers. Often, this is...


Jan 29, 2015, 12:59 ET Annual Miami Conference on the Business of Health Care to Focus on Technology, Access and Efficiency

As businesses continue to face an historic transformation of the U.S. health care system in 2015, the University of Miami School of Business...


Dec 18, 2014, 11:37 ET In Time of Crisis, Small Investors Can Move Markets Due to Emotional Trading Says University of Miami Study

In the wake of a market-wide crisis, such as the 9/11 terrorist attacks, trading by retail investors can move markets opposite to the trading by...


Dec 08, 2014, 10:40 ET University of Miami School of Business Expands Fully Online Master's Programs

The University of Miami School of Business Administration is expanding the programs it offers online with a new Master of Professional Accounting...


Oct 29, 2014, 11:50 ET University of Miami Center for International Business Education and Research to Receive More than $2 Million to Strengthen U.S. Competitiveness

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a grant of more than $1 million to the University of Miami to continue supporting its Center for...


Oct 20, 2014, 10:17 ET University of Miami to Offer MBA Program for Professional Artists and Athletes

The University of Miami School of Business Administration has developed a new Executive MBA program designed primarily for professional artists and...


Sep 30, 2014, 09:54 ET University of Miami School of Business to Offer First Fully-Online Master's Program

The University of Miami School of Business Administration will launch its first fully-online master's program in January 2015. The online Master of...


Jun 18, 2014, 01:07 ET Exposure to Attractive Objects Makes People More Open to Financial Risk-Taking Says University of Miami Study

A new study from the University of Miami School of Business Administration says affiliation with attractive objects causes people to be more...


Apr 04, 2014, 02:56 ET University of Miami School of Business Awards $65,000 in Annual Business Plan Competition

New ventures including a mobile application for shopping, a data analytics solution for hospitals to reduce heart failure readmissions, and art deco...