In this edition of Smith Business Close-Up, host Jeff Salkin visits the Smith School to discuss market volatility with Kristen Fanarakis, assistant director of the Center for Financial Policy.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals’ stock dive “is a gross overreaction in the market caused by charges thus far that are unsubstantiated and denied by Valeant," says Smith School finance professor David Kass, a long-time observer of Valeant stock and former health economist for the Federal Trade Commission. Read more...
A Brooklyn school teacher got five days of community service after he crashed a drone at the U.S. Open last month. No one was injured, but U.S. aviation officials have seen enough. Citing an increase in “close calls,” the FAA announced plans on Tuesday to require registration of recreational drones. Matt Scassero, director of the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site at UMD's Clark School of Engineering, talks about
In collaboration with University Archives, we present this spooky story on 14 allegedly haunted places at the University of Maryland. After reading through this creepy collection, we know you will want to find out more.