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    where business is personal®

    Business is about people – faculty, staff, corporate partners, students, alumni – and our work changes their lives.

  • Spirit horses

    we are a school on a mission

    The W. P. Carey School of Business educates tomorrow’s business leaders, takes an entrepreneurial approach to learning, and conducts groundbreaking research, in order to create positive change on a global scale.

  • committed to student success

    By living out our values of excellence, integrity, impact and community, we create an environment where each student feels supported, connected and empowered.

Spring has sprung at W. P. Carey

While the rest of the country is still thawing out from a cold winter, Arizona is enjoying sunny skies and warm weather. It’s the time of year when we experience a serious upswing in visitors with orientations starting and prospective students touring. If you run into lost parents or prospective students strolling across our patio, let’s show them that W. P. Carey is “where business is personal®.”

Our next event
Oasis Night: Happy Hour

Connect with your colleagues and kick off the weekend with a visit to the oasis.

Friday, March 24
4 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Room 450, McCord Hall

See calendar for details

News and Happenings

Staff and Faculty Sketches
Meet Gustavo Ventura and Ching Lai

Economics chair Gustavo Ventura has no fear of facing challenges head-on while shaping his department into one of the best in the nation. Sr. Director of Financial Accounting Services Ching Lai knows that the true strength of W. P. Carey is not its numbers, but its people.

W. P. Carey in the News
P&Q Meet the Class of 2018

The W. P. Carey Full-time MBA class of 2018 is our first cohort of the Forward Focus scholarship program. If there is one virtue that the class shares, it is that they are each innovators in their own unique ways. Get to know them in this Poets & Quants feature.

Research and Ideas
Stock Market Myth

There’s a common stock market myth that companies that release bad news after the markets close on Fridays have lower stock prices on Monday morning, but new research by Geoffrey Smith, clinical associate professor of finance, reveals the “Weekend Effect” doesn’t really exist.

in case you missed itBrand book available to all

Our brand means business. Our strength is consistent, compelling storytelling. Brand guidelines keep our image consistent, cohesive, and integrated across ASU. Review and bookmark the W. P. Carey Brand Book.

dean's digestSpringing Forward

I have some exciting news to share: The W. P. Carey Full-time MBA has jumped from No. 35 in the nation to No. 25 in the U.S. News & World Report rankings! Our Part-time MBA and several disciplines taught at the graduate level also moved up in this year's rankings.

Go to Dean's Digest

did you know?2017 Executive of the Year

Valley native Edward J. “Joe” Shoen, chairman and CEO of U-Haul International, has been selected as the Executive of the Year. From making his personal cell phone number public to putting his customer’s photos on moving trucks, Shoen has helped build U-Haul into a $6 billion business.