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Business and Economics Experts

For assistance in reaching a UMass Lowell expert source or to locate a source on a subject not listed here, contact Christine Gillette (978-934-2209) or Nancy Cicco (978-934-4944).

Auto industry

  • M. Berk Talay, associate professor of marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation

Career services

  • Greg Denon, associate dean of student affairs for career development

Cooperative education

  • Greg Denon, associate dean of student affairs for career development

CONSUMER BEHAVIOR, PRODUCT BRANDING

  • Spencer Ross, assistant professor of marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation

Corporate finance

  • Ravi Jain, associate professor of finance and faculty director of the UMass Lowell Student Managed Fund

Cable TV industry

  • M. Berk Talay, associate professor of marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation

E-COMMERCE

  • Michael Obal, assistant professor of marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation

Economic development

  • Steven Tello, vice provost of innovation and workforce development

Entrepreneurship/business startups and strategy

  • Steven Tello, vice provost of innovation and workforce development
  • Scott Latham, associate professor of management
  • Yi Yang, associate professor of management, department chairwoman

Housing

  • David Turcotte, Economics Department research professor, co-editor, Merrimack Valley Housing Report

Marketing

  • M. Berk Talay, associate professor of marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation

New product development

  • M. Berk Talay, associate professor of marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation

Retail sector

  • Scott Latham, associate professor of management
  • M. Berk Talay, associate professor of marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Ying Huang, associate professor of marketing, entrepreneurship and innovation

Stock market/investing

  • Ravi Jain, assistant professor of finance and faculty director of the UMass Lowell Student Managed Fund¬†

Taxation

Telecommunications

  • Jay Weitzen, Electrical and Computer Engineering Department¬† associate chairman and professor