Dyson School BusinessFeed

News, features, and voices from the Charles H. Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management

Clean Water Act turns 50: conference celebrates progress, fosters connections

September 19, 2022

Cornell Atkinson’s Social Cost of Water Pollution conference brought together academics and EPA policy-makers to collaborate for healthy water.

Meet Our New Faculty: Wendong Zhang

September 14, 2022

Meet Wendong Zhang, one of Dyson’s newest faculty members, and learn about his area of expertise, courses he will be teaching, and his interests.

Social media boycott of Goya did not harm sales

August 25, 2022

Research by Jūra Liaukonytė and colleagues sought to understand the sales effect of social media posts targeting specific brands.

Driving Social Impact, One Bag at a Time

August 24, 2022

Dyson graduate Stephanie Evans ’10, Pamoja founder and senior digital product manager at Tapestry, is blazing a trail in the fashion industry.

Climate finance takes center stage at ESG Investing Research Conference

August 4, 2022

Researchers and practitioners examined efforts to fund the abatement of biodiversity loss at the Cornell ESG Investing Research Conference.

New Research Theme to Solidify SC Johnson College as a Leader in Sustainability

July 20, 2022

The Business of Sustainability research theme will facilitate collaboration, program coordination, and curriculum across the college’s three schools.


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Dyson prepares tomorrow’s leaders who will apply business and economics principles to solve some of the toughest societal challenges around the globe.


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Student
VOICES

Perspectives authored by Dyson students


Our students tell Dyson’s story the best. Read about coursework, getting involved, studying abroad, internships, and more from our undergraduate and graduate students.

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Undergraduate

Student Experience: The Grand Challenges Framework

April 7, 2022

The Grand Challenges program at Dyson is a way for undergrads to engage in complex community challenges on a local and global scale.

Student Voices: Meet Alethia Chan ’22

January 12, 2021

Fueled by her studies and experiences, Alethia Chan MS '22 wants to use business as a vehicle for positive change around the world.

Student Voices: Meet Thatcher Hollis ’24

December 22, 2020

A former delegate to the World Food Prize Global Youth Institute who calls Waterloo, IA, home–meet Thatcher Hollis ’24.

Read more posts by undergraduates in Dyson’s BS in Applied Economics and Management program

UNDERGRAD VOICES


Graduate

A Nairobi sunrise, vegetarian haggis, a seat at the table, and friends for life

May 22, 2020

Dyson's Class of 2020 shares their favorite Cornell memories. Congratulations to our newest applied economics and management graduates!

2019 SMART program reflections: O’live Handmade Soaps, South Africa

May 21, 2019

The 2019 O’live SMART team traveled to Cape Town, South Africa. They were challenged to develop a marketing for the family-owned skincare business.

Students attend 2019 National Farmers Union College Conference on Cooperatives

March 8, 2019

As part of the Dyson School’s Cooperative Business Management course, students had the opportunity to travel to Minnesota for this invitation-only event.

Read more posts by students in the MPS and MS in Applied Economics and Management programs

Master’s Voices


Research &
Outreach

Highlighting Dyson’s faculty, researchers, and extension associates


Dyson’s faculty are sought-after experts in areas such as brand advertising, economic development, agribusiness, market behavior, policy, and the business of food. Our faculty, researchers, and extension associates apply business and economics principles in service of people across New York State and around the world.

ALL STORIES

Clean Water Act turns 50: conference celebrates progress, fosters connections

September 19, 2022

Cornell Atkinson’s Social Cost of Water Pollution conference brought together academics and EPA policy-makers to collaborate for healthy water.

Meet Our New Faculty: Wendong Zhang

September 14, 2022

Meet Wendong Zhang, one of Dyson’s newest faculty members, and learn about his area of expertise, courses he will be teaching, and his interests.

Social media boycott of Goya did not harm sales

August 25, 2022

Research by Jūra Liaukonytė and colleagues sought to understand the sales effect of social media posts targeting specific brands.


More Across the
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business


Nolan School BusinessFeed

Meet our new faculty: Ruihao Zhu

September 29, 2022

Meet Ruihao Zhu, one of the Nolan Hotel School's newest faculty members, and learn about his area of expertise, courses he will be teaching and his interests.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Meet our new faculty: Mao Ye, PhD ’11

September 28, 2022

Meet Mao Ye, one of Johnson’s newest faculty members, and learn about his area of expertise, courses he will be teaching, and his interests.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Research: The State of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Hospitality industry

September 26, 2022

Cornell Nolan Hotel School Professor leads on first benchmarking DEI hospitality study

Johnson BusinessFeed

Food and Ferments: The Growth of a Culture

September 26, 2022

Adit Desai and Beto Durón, both MBA ’23, reflect on their experience helping local fermentation company Food and Ferments with plans for expansion.

Johnson BusinessFeed

Maximize Achievement and Persistence by Aligning Rewards to Recognize Milestones

September 14, 2022

Individuals are more likely to persist if they receive their first reward after completing a chunk of a task followed by a stream of small incentives.

Nolan School BusinessFeed

Meet Our New Faculty: Meng Qi

September 6, 2022

Meet Meng Qi, one of the newest faculty members from across the SC Johnson College of Business, and learn about her area of expertise, research focus, courses she will be teaching, and other interests.