Business Press Releases



Vaccine Rollout

FAU Study Reveals Gaps in Florida’s COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout

By | 12/14/2021

Early distribution of COVID-19 vaccines in Florida reached the intended senior population, but it failed to ensure equal access for lower-income and minority communities, according to a study from researchers at Florida Atlantic University.

Eric Shaw - Emeritus Professor

FAU Emeritus Professor of Marketing Donates $2 Million to University

By | 12/08/2021

Florida Atlantic University has received an estate gift pledge of more than $2 million from College of Business emeritus professor Eric Shaw ’72, ’73, Ph.D. This generous gift will benefit various athletics, business, arts and letters, and other university programs, and makes Shaw the largest FAU faculty or staff donor in the university’s history, after former assistant professor Dick Schmidt ’71.

Renting beats buying

Housing Index Shows Renting Beats Buying in Eight Major U.S. Markets

By | 12/08/2021

As the cost of housing continues to soar, deciding whether to buy a home or rent one is a virtual toss-up in many parts of the country.

 


 
Entrepreneurship

Boating App Wins Business Plan Competition

FAU Student’s Boating App Wins Business Plan Competition

By | 04/21/2021

A Florida Atlantic University undergraduate who created an app for the marine industry won the $10,000 first prize in the 13th annual Business Plan Competition held by FAU’s College of Business and the Adams Center for Entrepreneurship.

 

departments

Rental apartments in May 2022

Rising Interest Rates Not Likely to Give Renters Relief

By | 06/28/2022

Crushing rent increases remain the norm across Florida and beyond, and the Federal Reserve’s recent interest rate hike is unlikely to improve the landscape for cash-strapped renters, according to researchers at Florida Atlantic University and two other schools.

 

 
 
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