New York University

The family-owned-franchise penalty

While a family-owned business may have marketing appeal, franchisees that are family-owned don't, on average, perform as well financially as non-family owned franchisees. That critical insight was revealed in recent research ...

dateMar 05, 2018 in Economics & Business
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Kant, Hume, and the retailer's dilemma

If you're wondering how 18th century philosophers could possibly serve to guide 21st century retailers, this paper places their opposing perspectives on ethics in the context of how merchants react to customers who violate ...

dateNov 28, 2017 in Economics & Business
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