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Current Business News

Campus News | June 8, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting celebration, health, and progress at UNLV.

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Campus News | May 28, 2021

Dual program will prepare physicians to deal with the business aspects of health care in addition to the medical needs of patients.

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Campus News | May 11, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance, recovery, and progress at UNLV.

Business and Community | April 21, 2021
UNLV recognizes individuals for their exceptional work in community engagement activities.
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Campus News | April 21, 2021

Faculty/Staff Service 2021 Award recipient John Starkey “made all the difference” for Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada as they sought to promote volunteerism and spread the word.

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Campus News | April 14, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting health, recovery, and celebration at UNLV.

Business In The News

WJMN-TV
June 18, 2021

From Phoenix to Boise, officials are preparing for a future both with more people and less water, seeking to balance growth and conservation.

Spectrum News 1
June 18, 2021

Record-breaking heat and historic drought in the U.S. West are doing little to discourage cities from planning to welcome millions of new residents in the decades ahead.

msn
June 18, 2021

Record-breaking heat and historic drought in the U.S. West are doing little to discourage cities from planning to welcome millions of new residents in the decades ahead.

Daily Independent
June 18, 2021

Officials are preparing for a future both with more people and less water, seeking to balance growth and conservation.

KSNV-TV: News 3
June 11, 2021

Ransomware attacks are on the rise across the country.

Elko Daily
June 8, 2021

Now, more than a year later since the coronavirus pandemic began, the prospect of re-entering the classroom en masse is fast-approaching reality for tens of thousands of Nevada students, including thousands who have never set foot on their own school campus.

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Recent Business Accomplishments

June 14, 2021
Won-Yong Oh (Management, Entrepreneurship and Technology) and Jinsuh Tark (Business and Hospitality) recently presented the case study, “MGM’s Dilemma: Responsibility vs. Profitability," at the 2021 Annual Conference: Administrative Sciences Association of Canada. Tark is in the dual MBA/Master of Science Hotel Administration program.  
June 10, 2021
Won-Yong Oh (Management, Entrepreneurship and Technology) and his co-authors recently presented the paper, “Tree or Forest? Moral Legitimization Tactics of Family-Based Business Groups," at the 16th Family Enterprise Research Conference 2021. 
June 1, 2021
Rajiv Kishore (Management, Entrepreneurship, and Technology) has a co-authored paper, “Older Adults in Virtual Communities: Understanding the Antecedents of Knowledge Contribution and Knowledge Seeking through the Lens of Socioemotional Selectivity and Social Cognitive Theories,” accepted by the Journal of Knowledge Management, an “A” journal on...
June 1, 2021
Nicholas Irwin (Economics) and co-author Mitchell Livy of California State University, Fullerton, recently published an article, "Price and Liquidity Dynamics for Single and Multi-Family Homes during Housing Market Shocks" in The Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics. The paper explores the heterogeneous responses of different housing types...
June 1, 2021
Jesse Barnes (Public Policy & Leadership), Anjala Krishen (Marketing & International Business), and Han-fen Hu (Management, Entrepreneurship, & Technology) recently had their paper, "Untapped Knowledge about Water Reuse: the Roles of Direct and Indirect Educational Messaging," published in Water Resources Management. This study...
May 26, 2021
Robert M. Cornell (Accounting) has a forthcoming article with Eddward T. Herron (University of Central Oklahoma) in Journal of Business Research, titled “Creativity Amidst Standardization: Is Creativity Related to Auditors’ Recognition of and Responses to Fraud Risk Cues?” The research examines the association between aspects of creativity and...