Business and Law

Innovation for Justice program students use design and systems thinking to create new models of legal empowerment. (Photo: James E. Rogers College of Law)
Aug. 14, 2019
The University of Arizona is joining Duke University, Harvard University and the University of San Diego to help meet the needs of human trafficking survivors. The UA’s Innovation for Justice Program, which aims to tackle social justice challenges, will play a key role in the effort.
Chris Scott's visits to the Himalaya region now focus on both science and policy. (Photo: Courtesy of Chris Scott)
March 20, 2019
Udall Center for Studies on Public Policy Director Christopher Scott believes in the benefits of using science to inform policy and bringing policy into scientific research.
Horseshoe Bend is a horseshoe-shaped meander of the Colorado River located near the town of Page, Arizona. (Photo: Luca Galuzzi - www.galuzzi.it, CC BY-SA 2.5)
March 20, 2019
Three UA professors, each with unique areas of expertise relating to water and the Colorado River, talk about the Drought Contingency Plan and what might come next.
Choosing an indulgent dessert first can lead to healthier food choices overall, according to new research from the UA Eller College of Management.
March 6, 2019
New research suggests that selecting an indulgent dessert at the start of a meal could lead diners to choose lower-calorie meal options.
Feb. 6, 2019
Consumers are more likely to purchase products that have lower ratings but more reviews than products with higher ratings but few reviews, researchers found.
Austin K. Yamada
Feb. 5, 2019
The University of Arizona Applied Research Corp. will focus the UA's research strengths in several diverse areas on solving national security issues.
Andrew Coan
Jan. 28, 2019
A professor from the UA James E. Rogers College of Law focused his research on special prosecutors and their role in the U.S. government, and along the way uncovered some fascinating stories about the history of the position.
UAVenture Capital co-founder Fletcher McCusker (left) speaks at the 2018 Tech Launch Arizona I-Squared Awards, where he was honored with the award for Ecosystem Impact. At left is TLA Assistant Vice President Doug Hockstad. (Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona)
Jan. 25, 2019
UAVenture Capital has launched a second venture capital fund designed specifically to help finance the commercialization of emerging and disruptive technologies formulated by UA researchers, faculty and students.
Brick-and-mortar stores remain an important part of our social fabric, with many consumers associating them with personal and societal benefits in addition to goods and services, according to a new study led by the University of Arizona.
Nov. 13, 2018
The majority of consumers think the extinction of brick-and-mortar stores would be bad for society, according to a new UA-led study that explores consumers' perceptions of today's transforming retail environment.

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