Eller College of Management

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.
Branded items such as band t-shirts can be used ironically to make a statement about an individual's beliefs and tastes.
Sept. 5, 2018
Research by Caleb Warren, assistant professor of marketing at the UA, indicates that consuming brands ironically is a way to secretly signal our identity or beliefs to people who know us.
Jay Nunamaker developed the AVATAR system with graduate students to make border crossings both more secure and more efficient. (Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona)
Aug. 27, 2018
UA researchers have developed AVATAR, an interactive system that interviews border crossers, monitors thousands of physical signals and alerts agents when it detects deception.
Fletcher McCusker (right) speaks at the 2018 Tech Launch Arizona I-Squared Awards, where he was honored with the award for Ecosystem Impact. TLA Assistant Vice President Doug Hockstad looks on. (Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona)
June 26, 2018
Tucson's newest early-stage capital fund, UA Venture Capital Fund LLC, has announced that its first three investments will include UA-connected companies Codelucida and Regulonix.
(Photo: John de Dios/UANews)
March 21, 2018
The Eller College of Management again was recognized for excellence in management information systems, appearing at No. 5, and the James E. Rogers College of Law climbed to No. 41.
Women are more likely to experience workplace incivility — low-intensity deviant behavior with ambiguous intent to harm — at the hands of other women, according to new research by UA professor Allison Gabriel.
Feb. 19, 2018
Women report more incivility experiences at work than men, but who is at fault for instigating these behaviors? A UA researcher set out to answer that — and got surprising results.
Nurses employed by organizations that use compassion practices reported feeling more alertness, vigor and energy.
Jan. 29, 2018
Compassionate practices improve nurse well-being and also the experience of patients, according to research involving Allison Gabriel of the UA's Eller College of Management.
Palash Gangopadhyay, formerly a research professor at the UA College of Optical Sciences, is now full-time chief technology officer at Urbix. (Photo: Paul Tumarkin/Tech Launch Arizona)
Jan. 25, 2018
Urbix Resources has licensed a portfolio of lithium-ion battery and related materials technologies invented at the UA. Urbix co-founder Adam Small graduated from the Eller College of Management.
Lisa Ordóñez of the Eller College of Management turned her passion for football into a research study about the effects of rivalry on risk-taking. (Photo: Bob Demers/UA News)
Oct. 9, 2017
Researchers including the UA's Lisa Ordóñez studied thousands of NFL plays and used college football rivalries to test behaviors about how rivalry impacts risk-taking. They found out that on the field or in the boardroom, a rivalry can prompt the making of riskier decisions.

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