Business & Labor

Business & Labor
11:22 am
Wed November 25, 2009

Study: What You Eat May Determine What You Buy

A new study shows that you can curb your appetite for Black Friday deals by eating a traditional Thanksgiving meal.
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Salt Lake City, UT – New research from two University of Utah marketing professors shows there may be a correlation between what you eat and what you buy. Husband-and-wife researchers Arul Mishra and Himanshu Mishra wanted to find out if diet affects impulse shopping. As Arul Mishra tells KUER's Jennifer Napier-Pearce, it made perfect sense to conduct a survey about Black Friday retail deals right after Thanksgiving dinner.

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Business & Labor
12:30 pm
Wed August 26, 2009

Detente in Public Lands Debate?

Alta, UT – It was billed as a civil debate on public land use in Utah and the gathering at the annual Land and Water Symposium kept to format.

Maybe it was the crisp mountain air, maybe the idyllic setting in the Albion Basin above Alta Ski Resort. Whatever the reason, two of the most passionate opposing voices in Utah's public lands debate remained polite and agreed to disagree during the Land and Water Symposium, an annual gathering for politicians and policy wonks.

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