Kogod Now is a bi-annual, digital research magazine produced by the Kogod School of Business at American University. Its content examines trending business topics through current academic research.
Our new issue takes you where Research Meets Practice. You'll see how faculty expertise is being put to use to diagnose cancer earlier and easier; to determine how multinational corporations can better prepare for natural disasters;and to get the most out of a negotiation.
In this issue:
Off the Books: Professor Gopal Krishnan and Associate Professors Kimberly Cornaggia and Susan Krische examine how changes in how companies are held accountable for leased assets could impact their bottom lines.
Using Analytics to Diagnose Cancer: Is there a more accurate, less invasive way to detect prostate cancer? Professor Edward Wasil and his co-researchers think so and their work in health care analytics, using MRI data to locate tumors, is showing promise.