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Colorado business leaders’ optimism falls looking to third quarter

July 1, 2019

Colorado business leaders are feeling less confident about the economy, and they are pointing to national politics and trade concerns, according to the newest Leeds Business Confidence Index (LBCI).

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Romantic partners lose financial literacy over time; here’s how to stop it

Couples often establish a “household chief financial officer,” which may lead the other partner to lose financial literacy. The good news? If this phenomenon is true for your relationship, you can start to bridge the gap.

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Colorado business leaders more optimistic headed into second quarter

April 2, 2019

Colorado business leaders’ confidence is warming heading into the second quarter of 2019, according to the latest Leeds Business Confidence Index from CU Boulder’s Leeds School of Business.

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Attractive businesswomen viewed as less truthful, more fireable ‘femme fatales,’ new research shows

March 25, 2019

Attractive businesswomen are considered less trustworthy, less truthful and more worthy of being fired than less attractive women, according to new research.

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SpongeBob is not why your child likes junk food, new study shows

March 25, 2019

Researchers have found cartoon characters did not make a difference in children's choices between junk food and healthy food.

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New report pegs economic impact of CU Boulder commercialization efforts

March 20, 2019

The domestic economic impact of commercialization activities at CU Boulder over the last five years amounted to a staggering $1.9 billion, according to a recent report.

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Rising tides can sink property values

Two CU Boulder assistant professors discovered the perception of coastal properties exposed to sea-level rise can affect real-world markets.

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Colorado business filings at stable pace to finish 2018, report finds

Jan. 23, 2019

Colorado is still adding new businesses, but slowing down according to a CU Boulder report Secretary of State Jena Griswold released today.


Genetically modified food opponents know less than they think, research finds

Jan. 11, 2019

The people who hold the most extreme views opposing genetically modified foods think they know most about them, but actually know the least, according to new research.


Pushing entrepreneurs to excellence for 10 years

New Venture Challenge encourages entrepreneurship, unites campus with resources and mentorship in Boulder and inspires participants to achieve their entrepreneurial dreams.