Tim Howes, M.S.

Associate Professor  |  Finance  |  College of Business
Providence Campus



With extensive industry experience, Tim Howes is sought for his expertise on topics such as budgeting, the airline industry, business liquidation, marketing strategy and more. Howes has appeared on Rhode Island's NBC affiliate and WPRO radio to offer his perspective on trending business news.

M.S., Finance, Boston College
B.S., Economics, University of New Hampshire


  • behavioral finance; business consulting; business strategy; company strategy; economics; employee recruitment; franchising; marketing strategy; real estate; retail; stock market

Recent Media Coverage:

2018 Media Coverage
2017 Media Coverage
2016 and earlier
  • 11.23.16 - Black Friday: It's no longer a one-day-only frenzy, Providence Journal
  • 11.13.16 - Seasonal jobs migrate into shipping as more consumers do their shopping online, Providence Journal
  • 11.10.16 - Business Lunch: CVS Stock Plummet, NBC 10
  • 11.03.16 - CVS: 250 Rhode Island layoffs include entry-level to senior positions, WPRI 12 
  • 11.03.16 - CVS to layoff 250 in RI, 600 total, ABC 6 
  • 03.11.16 - Men's Wearhouse parent closing 250 stores, The Gene Valicenti Show, AM630/99.7FM WPRO
  • 12.09.15 - The implications of the federal interest rate increase and the economy as a whole, X live, NBC 10
  • 11.13.15 - The upcoming retail season and how businesses plan to market to consumers with tactics to bring them into the brick and mortar stores, Buddy Cianci's radio show, AM630 WPRO
  • 11.09.15 - Men's Wearhouse purchasing Jos. A. Bank stores, The Gene Valicenti Show, AM630/99.7FM WPRO
  • 10.02.15 - The uncertainty of falling gas prices and how that affects the economy on a national scope, NBC 10 
  • 08.10.15 - Verizon’s decision to do away with their two-year contracts and replace them with new rate plans, The Gene Valicenti Show, AM630/99.7FM WPRO
  • 04.06.15 - New credit score system, The Gene Valicenti Show, AM630/99.7FM WPRO
  • 02.13.15 - Sonic's plan of opening stores in Rhode Island, The Gene Valicenti Show, AM630/99.7FM WPRO
  • 01.14.15 - Franchise-type restaurants moving to Rhode Island, The Gene Valicenti Show, AM630/99.7FM WPRO
  • 01.06.15 - Proposal to increase national gas tax, Buddy Cianci’s radio show, AM630 WPR