Published: Jul 28th, 2010
While the Gulf oil spill has peppered Panhandle beaches with tar balls, a new survey shows it has also swamped a shaky Florida real estate industry. Here’s UF real estate […]
Published: Jul 27th, 2010
Consumer confidence in the Sunshine State keeps falling, even while employment conditions improve. Here’s UF researcher Chris McCarty.
Published: Jan 27th, 2010
Florida’s high unemployment rate and the state of our country’s financial markets continue to have a negative effect on real estate in Florida. Here’s an interview with UF real estate […]
Published: Jan 6th, 2010
Stress in the workplace can have some positive effects on work performance… that is if those feeling the stress can keep their emotions in check.
Published: Dec 17th, 2009
Even with all the controversies about how much money big companies pay their chief executives, it turns out a big salary for the CEO proves good for business.
Published: Dec 16th, 2009
Parents are trying to keep their kids and their family budgets happy this holiday season. With some advice, here’s UF family financial researcher Michael Gutter.
Published: Nov 24th, 2009
Florida’s consumers are apparently not too thrilled about the national economy. UF survey researcher Chris McCarty has more on this month’s consumer confidence report.
Published: Oct 21st, 2009
A plate full of brightly colored foods does more than please your eye. Colorful foods like spinach, strawberries, and orange squashes are high in phytochemicals. According to a University of Florida study, a diet with a high phytochemical index can reduce the risk of heart disease and obesity.
Published: Sep 30th, 2009
Managing diabetes through exercise could be easier than some people think. A new study at the University of Florida suggests T’ai Chi lowers blood glucose levels and helps control diabetes. […]
Published: Sep 23rd, 2009
Pet owners beware; a certain creepy crawler is infesting homes across the southeastern United States and traditional control methods aren’t slowing it down. University of Florida researchers have discovered the […]