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Research Centers

The W. P. Carey School of Business is recognized among the best business schools in the world for research productivity, consistently Top 30 worldwide in the University of Texas at Dallas Top 100 Business School Research Rankings. Many of the school’s research efforts are housed within its numerous research centers and department-supported research labs. 

The adidas and ASU Global Sport Alliance is a comprehensive partnership that will harness resources across the entire university and leverage adidas’ global reach with the ambition of benefiting athletes around the world. With the collective power of two renowned innovators, this is an opportunity to change the game.

CAPS Research advances the profession of supply chain management through outstanding research, un-biased benchmarking, and peer-to-peer networks.

CASEE develops economic theory to address efficiency in a broader context, applying theory to issues of public concern, and diffusing the knowledge globally.

The Center for Competitiveness and Prosperity Research specializes in applied economic and demographic research, with a geographic emphasis on Arizona and metropolitan Phoenix. The center also conducts research projects under sponsorship of private businesses, nonprofit organizations, government entities, and other ASU units.

The Center for Entrepreneurship is the touchstone for all aspects of entrepreneurship that affect our constituents. Representations of the center’s efforts include the annual Spirit of Enterprise Awards.

The Center for Environmental Economics and Sustainability Policy recognizes that all economic behavior takes place within an environmental system, and therefore develops principles for environmental and resource economics that can help guide sustainability policy.

The Center for Investment Engineering is supports research and practice in investment management. This includes faculty research in the science of asset management, including asset allocation, investment strategy design, and implementation as well as students interested in pursuing careers in investment management.

The Center for Real Estate Theory and Practice provides valuable and timely residential and commercial market information for realtors, developers, home owners, and news media, helping stakeholders understand market complexities and make better policy and business decisions.

CSL is a globally recognized authority on how to compete strategically through the profitable use of services. CSL concentrates on expanding service innovation by combining the latest scientific insights from the academic world with the best of business strategy in the real world.

The Center for the Study of Economic Liberty seeks to advance our understanding through independent thinking, scholarly debate, factual argument, and clear, honest communication of research and policy findings committed to a freer, more prosperous world.

The JPMorgan Chase Economic Outlook Center serves as the economic forecasting unit of the business school.

The L. William Seidman Research Institute collects and disseminates essential information about local economies and benchmarks industry practices, and identifies emerging business research issues. In addition, it serves as an economic research and consulting resource for a variety of public and private clients of all sizes and across multiple industries.