Coal-fired electric power plants must add expensive equipment upgrades, switch from coal-fired power to natural gas or face federal penalties.
Payday lenders are often knocked for outrageous interest charges - up to 456 percent in Alabama -- but do they provide a valuable service? That's the new question three finance professors at the Harbert College of Business ask in their study, "How Do Differences in State Regulations Affect the Payday Lending Industry?"
U.S. News & World Report ranked Auburn's online MBA program 8th among the best programs for military veterans
Should homeowners hedge equity in their homes? That's a question Steve Swidler, J. Stanley Mackin Professor of Finance at the Harbert College of Business, posed to faculty and graduate students during a recent visit to the Trulaske College of Business (Missouri-Columbia).