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Business Research

A Proud Lifer

Trustee Andrew Duff aspired to work for Piper Jaffray & Hopwood as a teenager and that dream never went away. He was hired by Piper after graduating from Tufts. After 34 years, he's still there and has served as its chairman and CEO for more than a decade.

Social Entrepreneurship Competitions and Events Available to All Students

The Hult Prize, the Clinton Global Initiative University Network, the Fowler Business Concept Challenge and the Net Impact Conference offer resources to up-and-coming social entrepreneurs.

UST in the News for Oct. 8, 2014

A Rolling Stone feature, Amazon in Minnesota and a football upset in this week’s headlines.

Professional Notes for Oct. 7, 2014

This week's notes feature faculty Corrine Carvalho, Massimo Faggioli, Paul Niskanen, Teresa Rothausen, Mark Stansbury-O'Donnell and Kevin Zilverberg, and staff Sarah E. Spencer.

World Politics and Business at Home

Two Opus College of Business faculty members share insights about the impact of political instability on the U.S. business environment.

Applying Optimization and Simulation Techniques to Problems in Government and Health Care

Operations and Supply Chain Management professor Muer Yang discusses his research on improving voting systems and critical medical care.

St. Thomas Honors Top Entrepreneurs

Three of Minnesota’s most successful entrepreneurs were honored at the 25th annual Entrepreneur Awards ceremony.

UST MBA Case Competition Team Wins $15,000 in Scholarships

Talented MBA candidates from more than 30 of the nation's leading business schools competed for $50,000 in scholarships in the 2014 NBMBAA Case Competition where a team of students from St. Thomas took second prize.

St. Thomas Real Estate Analysis for August: Big Drop in Foreclosures and Strong Demand for Moderate-Priced Homes

The percent of foreclosure and short sales is back to 2007, pre-crash levels; it’s more evidence that the Twin Cities housing market has recovered.

St. Thomas Hires First Associate Dean of Entrepreneurship

An accomplished entrepreneur, academic, investor and CEO with a track record of success at top entrepreneurship universities will become the first associate dean of entrepreneurship at the University of St. Thomas.