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RIFC: Advancing the Understanding of Franchising

The Rosenberg International Franchise Center (RIFC) explores and advances the understanding of franchising through academic research, education, and outreach. Franchising represents over $674 billion of the business conducted in the United States of America annually.

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Franchising World Magazine: Going Global? Choose Wisely

Read RIFC Director Dr. Hachemi Aliouche's franchise research-based article "Going Global? Choose Wisely" in the

August 2018 issue of Franchising World Magazine here.  

 

Aug 2018 cover of Franchising World magazine

 


Top 10 International Expansion Markets for U.S. Franchises 

Read Eddy Goldberg's Franchising.com article about the RIFC International Franchise Attractiveness Index here.

 

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Franchise Indices

Franchise Indices

 

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Franchise Pioneers of the World

Franchise Pioneers of the World

Franchise Pioneers of the World

 

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U.S. Franchise Facts

7.6


Million Jobs

$674.3


BILLION DOLLARS IN OUTPUT

$269.9


Billion Dollars in Payroll

$404.6


BILLION DOLLARS IN GDP