The Rosenberg International Franchise Center (RIFC) is engaged in academic endeavors to produce timely and relevant franchise-related research and forecasts impacting the field of franchising.
A quarterly index that tracks the market performance of the top 50 US public franchisors.
An annual index that ranks 131 countries according to their attractiveness as international franchise expansion markets.
An annual index that ranks 131 countries according to the impacts social entrepreneurship and social franchising can have on the well-being of their citizens.
A list of recently published academic research by RIFC faculty.
A list of research presentations by RIFC faculty.
The center has signed memoranda with universities around the world in an effort to share information, collaborate on joint research and advance franchise education.