The B-School recently sat down with Pingshu Li, who successfully defended his dissertation to earn a Doctor of Philosophy in business. In August, Li will join the faculty of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. Li is a scholar of human resource management, and he studied closely under Interim Dean Jim Guthrie during his time at KU.
On Aug. 9, the ... Read more
In May, Brazil’s Senate voted to put President Dilma Rousseff on trial for impeachment after months of protests and accusations of corruption in her administration.
Rousseff has vowed to fight the allegations, but Brazil’s economic recession and a corruption scandal at the country’s state-run oil company, Petrobras, have plummeted public opinion of Rousseff.
KU professor Melissa Birch says there’s more to the story than allegations of corruption.
“We’ve mostly been hearing about the Petrobras scandal. We’ve been hearing something about the recession in Brazil. We’ve been hearing something about the Zika virus in Brazil. And those have all certainly contributed to the unease that has been growing in Brazil... Read more
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