NJPRO, NJ Business and Seton Hall Present “Bright Idea Awards” for Business-Related Academic Studies

Contact: Nicol Nicola, 609-858-9513 The NJ Policy Research Organization (NJPRO) Foundation, New Jersey Business Magazine and the Stillman School of Business at Seton Hall University have presented this years “Bright Idea Awards” honoring the best publications of New Jersey’s business faculty. “We are proud to recognize the very best academic papers from 2014 and celebrate…

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NJ Manufacturing Means Good Jobs and More Exports, NJPRO Report Says

Despite perceptions to the contrary, manufacturing continues to play a vital role in New Jersey’s economy, according to a new analysis by the NJ Policy Research Organization (NJPRO) Foundation, an affiliate of the New Jersey Business & Industry Association. NJPRO released the report as New Jersey celebrates Manufacturing Week from September 28 through October 2….

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NJPRO releases new report on New Jersey’s death taxes and offers recommendations

Trenton, NJ, November 6, 2014 — New Jersey policymakers must change the state’s estate and inheritance taxes, if the state hopes to remain competitive regionally and nationally, according to a new report by the New Jersey Policy Research Organization (NJPRO), the research affiliate of the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA). Part of NJPRO’s…

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NJPRO AND SETON HALL ANNOUNCE 2014 BRIGHT IDEA AWARD WINNERS AND RELEASE THEIR ANNUAL COMPILATION

Contact: Sara Bluhm, 609-858-9514 Edison, NJ, October 24, 2014 – Several faculty members of  New Jersey Business Schools were  recognized by the New Jersey Policy Research Organization (NJPRO) and the Stillman School of Business, at Seton Hall University, for their research related to the business community. The two organizations presented their annual New Jersey Bright…

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NJPRO Recommendations Recognized by the Christie Administration

Contact: Steve Wilson, 609-858-9495 TRENTON, NJ – On May 6, 2013, Higher Education Secretary Rochelle Hendricks highlighted NJPRO and its report, Building Bridges II, during a Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee Hearing. Secretary Hendricks reaffirmed the Christie Administration’s commitment to an innovation ecosystem, ideas first proposed by NJPRO. Released in March, Building Bridges II –…

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NJPRO and Innovation NJ’s ‘Building Bridges II’ Provides Recommendations for Fostering a New Jersey ‘Innovation Ecosystem’

Contact: Steve Wilson, 609-858-9495 PISCATAWAY, NJ – Academia, industry and government need to take action that will make it easier for New Jersey businesses and institutions of higher education to collaborate to discover and commercialize innovative new products, processes and services, according to a new report by the New Jersey Policy Research Organization (NJPRO) Foundation…

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NJPRO Research Inspires Recent Law

Contact: Steve Wilson, 609-858-9495 TRENTON, NJ – On February 1, 2013, Governor Christie signed into law the Angel Investor Tax Credit Bill, which provides a tax credit for investments in New Jersey based technology. In 2010 a NJPRO report, Building Bridges between Academic Institutions, Business and Government to Bring Innovation to the Marketplace, aimed to offer…

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