Research

Nov 16, 2017

Directors’ Experience Doesn’t Always Pay Off

It may seem obvious that shareholders stand to benefit when outside directors on a company’s board have experience in the industry the company operates in. However, that doesn’t hold true in the case of highly diversified companies, where directors tend […]

Nov 14, 2017  |  Students

NC State Ranks Top 20 in Best Colleges for Entrepreneurs

NC State has been ranked by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine as a “Top 25 Best Undergrad Programs for Entrepreneurs in 2018,” coming in at no. 19 on the list.

Nov 6, 2017

Survey: Triangle Entrepreneurs Planning to Increase Hiring, Capital Spending

WRAL TechWire posted this story about the Quarterly Outlook of Triangle Entrepreneurs’ latest survey results, noting that those responding remain optimistic about the economy entering 2018 and as a result more are expecting to increase capital spending as well as […]

Nov 1, 2017  |  Entrepreneurship

Quarterly Outlook of Triangle Entrepreneurs (QuOTE) Shows Greater Optimism from Q3 2017 Relative to Q4 2017

"This is the first time ... there has been an increase in optimism from Q3 to Q4" – Lewis Sheats, Poole College professor of practice and director, NC State Entrepreneurship Clinic

Oct 12, 2017

Multidisciplinary Teamwork Helps Bring New ASSIST Technology to Market

VitalFlo: An example of Think and Do at NC State.

Oct 9, 2017  |  Research

How Dance Can Help Students in STEM Disciplines

Professor Fay Cobb Payton explores impact of the arts on STEM students in this NC State Foundation-funded study.

Aug 28, 2017

Faculty Research Award Recipient: Umut Dur, Economics

Work on student assignment systems helps communities and provides data for future research.

Aug 15, 2017

Christina Lewellen Receives Two Dissertation Awards

Central findings of her research are at odds with a common perception about financial reporting transparency in tax haven countries.

Aug 15, 2017  |  Research

Faculty Research Award Recipient Profile: Eda Kemahlioglu-Ziya

For Dr. Kemahlioglu-Ziya, understanding how different supply chains run and researching ways to make them run efficiently is exciting; it drives her research, teaching.

Aug 3, 2017

Professor Beasley Talks about Managing Risks in Business

Mark Beasley, the Deloitte Professor of Enterprise Risk Management in the Poole College of Management, is researching how organizations navigate the many sources of uncertainty and risk that affect their success. As a research-extensive university, NC State works to create […]