FIU Doctorate in Business Administration

FIU College of Business launches inaugural DBA program.

FIU’s College of Business will introduce its first Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) program, designed for top-level executives looking to achieve the highest level of academic and professional success. The program will begin in Fall 2018 at the Modesto Maidique Campus. The DBA is designed for executives with an MBA or Master’s degree and substantial […]

Bitcoin Basics And Beyond: FIU Business professor Hemang Subramanian explains their impact on trading and investments.

Bitcoin Basics And Beyond: FIU Business professor Hemang Subramanian explains their impact on trading and investments.

Bitcoin gripped the investing world in 2017 and its price increased by roughly 500 percent. In December 2017, Bitcoin hit a peak of almost $20,000. Since then, digital coins have lost $500 billion in value. On February 5th the biggest virtual currency sank to $6,933. How might we analyze Bitcoin’s impact going forward? We spoke to […]

The New Tax Law: FIU Business Professor Weismann on impacts, changes and opportunities.

The New Tax Law: FIU Business Professor Weismann on impacts, changes and opportunities.

How will the new tax law impact higher education, corporate taxes and individual paychecks? We spoke to Miriam Weismann, clinical professor at the School of Accounting and academic director of FIU’s Healthcare MBA, for her analysis. How will the tax bill affect employees and their paychecks? Will workers actually see a bigger paycheck, when can […]

Medical Equipment Solutions gets financial boost to grow

Medical Equipment Solutions gets financial boost to grow

When her company won a $2 million contract from the federal government, Maria Sandra Pineda, the president and CEO of Medical Equipment Solutions Corp., was joyous. The cheering stopped, however, when she realized she needed to get financing – quickly – to buy the medical machines and supplies needed. “We were at a deadlock,” she […]