The VCU Department of Supply Chain Management and Analytics (SCMA) has embarked on a pilot program designed to ensure food security in Charles City, which can then be replicated statewide.
“There are just a huge number of job openings, unprecedented,” said VCU Economics Professor Jeffrey Lacker.
The Real-Time Population Survey, created by business professor Adam Blandin and Arizona State economist Alexander Bick, mirrors surveys from the Labor Department, but with a much faster turnaround.
The 2,700-square-foot lab will provide students with retail and office space, and will serve as a front door to Richmond’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.
As local businesses continue to feel the impacts of the supply disruption triggered by COVID-19, a VCU supply chain expert said he expected shortages and price hikes to increase in the coming months.
Dominic Brown is a 2011 VCU School of Business graduate and founder of TallTravelEats
Multi-million-dollar ransom demands. Wire transfer fraud. Massive data theft.
Three VCU Econ grads earned coveted positions within the Federal Reserve System