Bernard Goitein

Professor & Director, Center for Business and Economic Research

Baker Hall 211
(309) 677-2262
bjg@bradley.edu

Ph.D., University of Michigan
M.A., Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
B.A., Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

Biography

Dr. Goitein is Professor of Management and serves as Director of the Center for Business and Economic Research. He directs the annual survey of Peoria-Pekin five county area household consumer confidence, and quarterly reports of local business and economic conditions.

As Director of the Center for Business and Economic Research, he supervises a range of consulting and research projects performed by faculty-student teams for business, government, and nonprofit agencies.

Teaching

Dr. Goitein teaches Managerial Decision Making at the undergraduate level, and MBA courses in Management Theory, Organizational Behavior, as well as BUS 610, for training in statistical skills for consulting.

During the Summer he teaches on-line MBA courses in Organizational Behavior and Open Book Management.  

Scholarship

Dr. Goitein conducts research on judgment and decision making of individuals, groups, and organizations, consumer confidence in the economy, and management culture.. He has published in such journals as Academy of Management Review, Administrative Science Quarterly, Evaluation and Program Planning, Human Relations, International Journal of Advertising, and International Journal of Forecasting.

Competitive Research Awards Received

Goitein, B. J.,  (Supporting), "Quarterly Reports/Analyses of leading and coincident area economic indicators," Sponsored by Peoria Journal- Star, Private. (1993 - Present).

Goitein, B. J. (Supporting), Wayvon, P. (Supporting), Gretz, R. T. (Principal), "New Business Valuation," Sponsored by OSF Jump Trading Center, Private, $62,728.00. (August 2015 - August 2016). [Start: August 2015, End: August 2016, Submitted: July 2015]

Goitein, B. J. (Supporting), Gretz, R. T. (Principal), Wayvon, P. (Supporting),  (Supporting), "New Business Valuation," Sponsored by OSF Jump Trading Center, Private, $14,466.00. (January 2015 - August 2015).

Goitein, B. J. (Supporting), Liu, J. B. (Principal),  (Supporting), "CIRA Consulting extension," Sponsored by Central Illinois Radiological Association, Private. (January 2015 - May 2015).

Goitein, B. J. (Principal),  (Supporting), "Grand Prairie City Sales Tax Impact Evaluation," Sponsored by Cullinan Properties, Private, $8,499.36. (April 2014 - August 2014).

Goitein, B. J. (Supporting), Weinstein, R. (Principal), Lewer, J. J., Scott, R., "OSF/UICOMP Simulation and Education Center Economic Impact," Sponsored by OSF Jump Trading Center, Private, $17,949.00. (November 2012 - April 2013). [Start: November 2012, End: April 2013, Submitted: November 2012, Expected Submission: November 2012]

Other Research

Goitein, B. J. (2015). 2d Quarter 2015 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, IL: Bradley University. [Published: August 2015]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2015). 1st Quarter 2015 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, IL: Bradley University. [Published: May 2015]

Goitein, B. J. (2015). 4th Quarter 2014 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin. Peoria, IL: Center for Business and Economic Research, Bradley University. [Published: February 2015]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2014). 3d Quarter 2014 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, Illinois: Center for Business and Economic Research, Bradley University. [Published: November 2014]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2014). 2nd Quarter 2014 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, IL: Bradley University. [Published: August 2014]

Goitein, B. J., Dvorak, J. (2014). Grand Prairie Retail Developments: Statistical Impact Evaluation (pp. 19). [Published: August 2014]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2014). 1st Quarter 2014 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, IL: Bradley University. [Published: May 2014]

Goitein, B. J. (2014). 4th Quarter 2013 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin. Peoria, IL: Center for Business and Economic Research, Bradley University. [Published: February 2014]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2013). 3d Quarter 2013 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, Illinois: Center for Business and Economic Research, Bradley University. [Published: November 2013]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2013). 2nd Quarter 2013 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, IL: Bradley University. [Published: August 2013]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2013). 1st Quarter 2013 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, IL: Bradley University. [Published: May 2013]

Goitein, B. J. (2013). 4th Quarter 2012 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin. Peoria, IL: Center for Business and Economic Research, Bradley University. [Published: February 2013]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2012). 3d Quarter 2012 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, Illinois: Center for Business and Economic Research, Bradley University. [Published: November 2012]

Goitein, B. J., Koubova, V., Dugal, D. (2012). Sustainability Practice at Bradley University. InterBusiness Issues. [Published: September 2012]

Goitein, B. J. (2012). 2nd Quarter 2012 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, IL: Center for Business and Economic Research, Bradley University. [Published: August 2012]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2012). 1st Quarter 2012 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, IL: Bradley University. [Published: May 2012]

Goitein, B. J. (2012). Consumer Confidence in the Peoria-Pekin MSA Spring 2012 (57th ed., pp. 5). Peoria IL: Bradley University. [Published: March 2012]

Goitein, B. J. (2012). 4th Quarter 2011 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin. Peoria, IL: Center for Business and Economic Research, Bradley University. [Published: February 2012]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2011). 3d Quarter 2011 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, Illinois: Center for Business and Economic Research, Bradley University. [Published: November 2011]

Goitein, B. J. (2011). Consumer Confidence in the Peoria-Pekin MSA Fall 2011 (57th ed., pp. 5). Peoria IL: Bradlley University. [Published: October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2011]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2011). 2nd Quarter 2011 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, IL: Bradley University. [Published: August 2011]

Goitein, B. J., Crowe, D. B. (2011). 1st Quarter 2011 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin MSA (pp. 5). Peoria, IL: Bradley University. [Published: May 2011]

Goitein, B. J. (2011). Consumer Confidence in the Peoria-Pekin MSA Spring 2011 (57th ed., pp. 5). Peoria IL: Bradley University. [Published: March 2011]

Goitein, B. J., Buchko, A. A. (2011). Employee Engagement Through Open Book Management. InterBusiness Issues. [Published: March 2011]

Goitein, B. J. (2011). 4th Quarter 2010 Economic Indicator Report for the Peoria-Pekin. Peoria, IL: Center for Business and Economic Research, Bradley University. [Published: February 2011]

Practice in Field

Corporate and Organizational Board Memberships

  • Board Member, West Bluff Council, 2007 - Present