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Vanderbilt partners with Nightly Business Report to provide research and expertise

Vanderbilt University is partnering with the syndicated PBS program Nightly Business Report. Through a new educational enterprise called NBR-U, Vanderbilt, Harvard, Stanford and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania will offer timely research and expert analysis of top business issues.

Watch Margaret Blair, Milton R. Underwood Chair in Free Enterprise, discuss her research on the relationship between stock prices and the economy on the inaugural episode of the series:

NBR-U video reports will run every Monday. Research articles and pieces on business trends and issues written by Vanderbilt and the other universities will be available daily on the NBR-U site. Vanderbilt experts will also be seen on the Nightly Business Report newscast through the Vanderbilt VUCast video studio run by Vanderbilt News and Communications.

Nightly Business Report is a daily half hour show that airs on more than 250 PBS stations around the country and internationally via the International Broadcasting Bureau’s Worldnet Satellite Network and Armed Forces Radio and Television Service, as well as online.