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FAU Student's Boating App Wins Business Plan Competition

By | April 21, 2021

A Florida Atlantic University undergraduate who created an app for the marine industry won the $10,000 first prize in the 13th annual Business Plan Competition.

Florida COVID-19 Infection Rate for Young People Among Highest in 2020

By | April 15, 2021

Florida ranked among the states with the highest COVID-19 infection rates for younger residents in 2020.

FAU Poll Shows Hispanic Consumer Confidence Soars

By | April 8, 2021

Hispanic consumers are gaining more confidence in the nation's economic outlook as COVID-19 vaccines become widely available and government support helps hard-hit households recover from the pandemic.

Metro Orlando Homes Overvalued by More Than 17 Percent

By | April 6, 2021

House hunters in metropolitan Orlando are facing a decidedly seller's market, with the average property overvalued by more than 17 percent, according to a researcher at Florida Atlantic University.

FAU Among 'U.S. News & World Report's' 2022 'Best Graduate Schools'

By | March 30, 2021

Several FAU programs are ranked in the latest U.S. News & World Report's "Best Graduate Schools" for 2022, which include programs in business, engineering, medicine, nursing and public affairs.

FAU Finance Professor Named Fulbright Scholar

By | March 26, 2021

Florida Atlantic University finance professor Anna Agapova, Ph.D., has been designated a Fulbright U.S. Scholar for gender-related research in Finland.

Bargains Disappear in Overvalued South Florida Housing Market

By | March 23, 2021

The average home in Southeast Florida is overvalued by more than 11 percent, the result of continued low mortgage rates and a steady supply of new residents moving to the tri-county region.

FAU Study Shows Where Money is Best Spent to Fight a Pandemic

By | March 17, 2021

In deciding on how to combat pandemics like COVID-19, the total amount a government is willing to invest is critical.

FAU Study: Entrepreneurs Getting Big Boost from Online Lending

By | March 10, 2021

Online marketplace loans are leading to a sharp rise in new businesses, evidence that the lending platforms are helping to redefine the U.S. banking industry.

Reconsider Renting: Housing Index Shows Buying Costs Decline

By | March 8, 2021

AAs house prices escalate across the nation, the strategy of renting a home is losing momentum because of historically low interest rates.