About Jay L. @Prof_Jay_Z
Jay Zagorsky is a senior lecturer at Boston University's Questrom School of Business.
Jay L.’s Recent Stories
Making Sen$e Nov 28How much you should spend on holiday gifts, according to an economist
Spending too much can put you in financial distress. Spending too little may make you look cheap.
Science Oct 19How winning Mega Millions could lead to bankruptcy
Looking at lottery winners approximately 10 years after winning showed they saved just 16 cents of every dollar won.
Economy Jan 03Column: I’m predicting an economic recession in 2017. Are you ready?
The current U.S. economic expansion is nearly the third-longest since the 1850s, making a recession likely in 2017. It's time to get ready.
Economy Nov 25Have reports of Black Friday’s death been greatly exaggerated?
Some pundits claim that Black Friday is dying and is no longer relevant. However, the National Retail Federation issued a strong denunciation of these articles and declared that Black Friday is “far from gone.”…