Economist Robert Lawson lends insight on the potential benefits of eliminating travel visas. Economist Mike Davis touches on the drawbacks of a minimum wage increase.
Madeline Juenger, Darrell Sims and Joseph Shumate earn first PMBA Student Advisory Board Alumni Scholarship.
Cox marketing professor Ed Fox comments on Radio Shack’s Super Bowl commercial and JCPenney’s Twitter success. Zannie Voss, professor of marketing and chair of arts management and arts entrepreneurship at the Cox and Meadows schools, shares insight on the recent assertion that the arts create a wealth transfer from the poor to the wealthy. SMU Cox economist Mike Davis comments on the possible impact of CVS removing tobacco products from its shelves to help promote healthier lifestyles.
Cox in the news: Bernard Weinstein, associate director of the Maguire Energy Institute, lends insight into the debate over whether or not it is a good idea for to drill in the Mississippi Sound despite environmental and economic concerns. Economist Mike Davis touches on the possible downsides that could result from an increase in the minimum wage.
Cox in the News: John Roeder, assistant dean of graduate admissions, answers questions about the graduate admissions process and touches on the success of women MBA’s from Cox. eBud Weinstein, director of the Maguire Energy Institute, touches on the benefits of nuclear power. W. Michael Cox, director of the O’Neil Center of Global Markets and Freedoms, talks about the income disparity in America.