What are savings bonds and how do they work? Dr. James Philpot, certified financial planner and associate professor of finance and risk management at Missouri State University, offers some insights to U.S. News Money. … [Read more...] about Getting to know more about savings bonds
U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of best university programs recognized Missouri State University’s College of Business (COB) once again. Missouri State’s online bachelor’s degrees in business ranked number 51 in the nation in 2022. COB jumped to number 32 in the new 2023 listing. The boost in ranking can be credited to COB’s college-wide continuous improvement … [Read more...] about MSU online business programs remain on top
With a new year come new goals and resolutions. Many Americans will set financial goals in 2023, but do they have the right plan in place to hit those objectives? What are some simple steps they can take to achieve their financial goals? Dr. James Philpot, associate professor in the department of finance and risk at Missouri State University, offers insight and advice for … [Read more...] about Financial planning in the new year
Experiential learning is a pillar of the College of Business (COB). From internships to labs to consulting projects, COB faculty members strive to provide students with real-life skills they will use in their careers. In fall 2023, new labs will open to students in accounting, interior design and merchandising and fashion design (MFD). Rethinking an old space The new … [Read more...] about New business labs open in fall 2023
Some economists believe a recession is imminent. With a war in Europe, inflation, a crumbling supply chain and continuing threats to public health converging, the economy is struggling. Missouri State University finance and risk management department head, Dr. Jeff Jones, agrees. But this potential recession may indicate a return to normalcy after a period of economic … [Read more...] about What you need to know about a potential recession in the U.S.