The Robinson College of Business welcomed 588 graduate students in fall 2016, the largest-ever number of incoming master’s and doctoral students and an increase of 22 percent over fall 2015.
The World Affairs Council of Atlanta, housed in the Robinson College of Business at Georgia State University, celebrated six years with a Founders Day reception at SunTrust Banks on September 12.
The undergraduate program at the Robinson College of Business is No. 63 in the 2017 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges. Among programs at public universities, the Robinson B.B.A. is No. 41.
A severe lack of investment, especially in technology, explains why gross domestic product (GDP) growth has stalled, according to Rajeev Dhawan of Robinson’s Economic Forecasting Center.
The Entrepreneurship and Innovation Institute, a new academic unit at Robinson, brings together new and established entrepreneurship and innovation courses and experiences in the college and expands accessibility to these offerings to students across the university.
CEOs should have a different leadership style from an organization’s culture in order to improve a firm’s performance, according to researchers including Robinson’s Chad Hartnell and Lisa Lambert.
Despite last week’s media reports hinting at a June rate hike after the Federal Reserve’s May meeting, expect Janet Yellen and company to wait until March 2017 for an interest rate increase, according to Rajeev Dhawan of Robinson’s Economic Forecasting Center.
VasoCorp, a company offering a patent-pending supplement for diabetic neuropathy, won the 2016 business plan competition held by the Herman J. Russell, Sr. International Center for Entrepreneurship.
A $2 million gift from The Delta Air Lines Foundation will enable Robinson to create a physical space that will unite three units focused on ensuring students develop business communication skills, access experiential learning opportunities and connect with businesses for internships and job opportunities.
The World Affairs Council of Atlanta, CARE USA and the Center for Strategic and International Studies will present the Atlanta Summit on Global Health and Refugees on Monday, May 2 at the Westin Buckhead.