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Dean Wendy York Research Highlights
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Research Highlights

Research Highlights with Dean Wendy York

Welcome to your exclusive all-access pass to the collective business expertise of the Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business faculty. Highlighted by Dean Wendy York, these visionary perspectives and cutting-edge research insights are shaping the future of business theory and practice.

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Accounting professor shines as a beacon of excellence

Clemson University's Professor Holly Hawk, Ph.D., CPA, CGMA, excels in accounting education and receives the esteemed George Krull/Grant Thornton EDGE in Teaching Award. Her innovative teaching practices inspire the next generation of accountants, setting a new benchmark with her award-winning case study. This groundbreaking study emphasizes practical learning, aligns with the AICPA Competency Framework, and promotes adaptability for educational institutions. Professor Hawk's dedication to excellence shapes the future of accounting professionals, and the Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business celebrates her remarkable achievement.

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Economics department shines with contributions to $1.5 million NSF grant

We are immensely proud of the outstanding contributions and dedication shown by Yichen (Christy) Zhou, Jonathan Leganza and Devon Gorry from the economics department. Their involvement as key personnel in the $1.5 million grant awarded by NSF for "The Future of Aviation Inspection: Artificial Intelligence and Mixed Reality as Agents of Transformation" is a testament to their expertise and innovative thinking. This grant not only highlights their individual excellence but also underscores the College's commitment to cutting-edge research and transformative solutions. We congratulate them on this remarkable achievement and look forward to the groundbreaking work they will undoubtedly continue to lead in the field of aviation inspection and artificial intelligence.

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Bruce Yandle's insightful analysis of September 2023 economic landscape

In his latest article, "Taking a Close Look at the Economic Situation: September 2023," Alumni Distinguished Professor of Economics Emeritus Bruce Yandle, Ph.D., provides a thought-provoking analysis of our current economic landscape. Professor Yandle's deep insights and expertise shed light on the complex factors shaping our economic environment in September 2023. His perspective, rooted in years of dedicated research and scholarship, offers valuable understanding and perspective on the challenges and opportunities we face. We encourage all readers to delve into this insightful article, which serves as a testament to Professor Yandle's enduring commitment to economic analysis and education.

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Professor Scheinbaum highlights soccer fandom trends in WalletHub feature

Associate Professor of Marketing Angeline Close Scheinbaum, Ph.D., was recently featured in an article on WalletHub discussing the Best Cities for Soccer Fans. Angeline's observations shed light on the growing passion for soccer among our students and the broader community.

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Elaine Worzala, visiting professor of finance at Clemson University's Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business, was awarded the designation of Fellow by the Real Estate Research Institute.

Elaine Worzala, visiting professor of finance at Clemson University's Wilbur O. and Ann Powers College of Business, was awarded the designation of Fellow by the Real Estate Research Institute.

Elaine Worzala honored as Fellow by Real Estate Research Institute

Congratulations to Elaine Worzala, visiting professor of finance, on being honored with the prestigious designation of Fellow by the Real Estate Research Institute (RERI) in May 2023. This remarkable achievement places her in an exclusive group of only 44 RERI Fellows who have received this distinguished recognition. Professor Worzala's dedication to real estate research and her significant contributions to the field exemplify the highest standards of excellence and innovation. Her work not only enriches our academic community but also advances the knowledge and practice of real estate. We are immensely proud of her accomplishments and look forward to her continued contributions to our institution and the broader academic community. Congratulations once again on this well-deserved honor.

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Ph.D. candidate Vitor Melo's impactful research on gasoline bans

Ph.D. candidate Vitor Melo's forthcoming publication in the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management (JPAM) marks a significant milestone in his academic journey and is a testament to his dedication. His research on the effects of self-service gasoline bans, shedding light on a policy that impacts millions of people, is both timely and consequential. We commend Vitor for his commitment to addressing overlooked policy issues and for his impactful contributions to the field of economics. This achievement exemplifies the caliber of research conducted by our Ph.D. candidates, and we are proud to have Vitor as part of our academic community.

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