Forbes quoting Julie Michelle Klinger, Pardee School of Global Studies/ College and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences “It was revealed recently that North Korea is sitting on approximately $6 trillion worth of natural resources, which the country lacks the technology or expertise to extract…” Expert quote: “The magnetic and conductive properties of these elements […]
Forbes quoting Michael Harper, School of Law “Age discrimination is widespread, well documented and, sadly, deeply entrenched in the American workplace…” Expert quote: “You have to amend the statutes and that’s not likely in the current political climate.” View full article.
Forbes quoting Nancy Moore, School of Law “Attorneys are appealing a decision by a Massachusetts federal judge to dismiss a False Claims Act lawsuit because of deceptive practices by them…” Expert quote: “I have no knowledge whether any disciplinary actions are being undertaken against the attorneys, but I strongly believe they should be.” View full […]
Forbes Marshall Van Alstyne, Questrom School of Business It seems that every Silicon Valley conversation, every software pitch deck, every article on digital transformation must mention these unicorns… Expert quote: ““Platforms are overtaking energy and banking on the Fortune 500,” Van Alstyne said.” View full article
Forbes George Annas, School of Public Health An ex-con named James P. Morrow once sued Ohio Governor George Voinovich and 300 other officials because they allegedly tried to “beam” down security people to confront Morrow every time he entered a courthouse. View full article
World’s Largest Hotel With 10,000 Rooms And 70 Restaurants Could Cost $3.5bn, But When Will It Open?
Forbes Tarik Dogru, School of Hospitality Administration Abraj Kudai—the $3.5-billion project expected to become the world’s biggest hotel (by room count) in Mecca, Saudi Arabia—may have trouble completing as scheduled by 2017… Expert quote: “The decision about when and how to complete the Abraj Kudai would depend on the government, and it will probably be […]
Forbes Erin Reid, Questrom School of Business The pressures to get into college (or really, certain colleges, since most American institutions accept 50% or more of their applicants) are well-known… View full article quoting expert Erin Reid
Forbes Gary Lawson, School of Law Antonin Scalia was relentless in arguing his views and fierce in dissent, but his biggest contribution to the law was shaming his fellow judges into reading statutes his way… Expert quote: “Now it’s at least part of the choice set. There’s almost no way to calculate the value of […]
Forbes Michael Siegel, School of Public Health As cigarette use continues its historical drop among teens and e-cigarette use has begun climbing, one question looms large for public health officials: will the popularity of e-cigarettes undo all the progress made in reducing teen smoking rates?… Expert quote: “Right now, the current evidence suggests the opposite: […]
Forbes Michael Siegel, School of Public Health What will hold a college student’s attention longer: A tweet from a university about healthy alcohol consumption or an advertisement on a Facebook page from a beer company?… Expert quote: “I think for any organization trying to curtail alcohol use or binge drinking, it’s almost imperative to have […]