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Owen Lamont Comments on Short-Selling in The New York Times

March 30th, 2006

Owen Lamont commented on short-selling in a New York Times story about a lawsuit filed against hedge fund SAC Capital Advisors, Bank of America and Gradient Analytics that alleges the firms colluded to "produce misleading research with the sole object of driving down a company's stock price."

Bruce Judson Offers “Bootstrapping” Business Ideas in U.S. News & World Report

March 30th, 2006

Bruce Judson offered ideas for “bootstrapping” in the U.S. News & World Report story “Bootstrapping Your Way Into Business.” Among them: writing down every hassle you encounter during you day.

Ed Kaplan to Present Bohm-Bawerk Lecture to the Austrian Academy of Sciences

March 30th, 2006

To avoid the humiliation of losing the March Madness pool to his SOM executive MBA students, Ed Kaplan has escaped to Columbia's Graduate School of Business where he has been on sabbatical for the spring term.

Will Goetzmann Comments of Limitations of Modern Portfolio Theory

March 30th, 2006

Will Goetzmann commented on the statistical limitations of Modern Portfolio Theory in Investment Adviser.

Jeffrey Garten Appointed to Board of Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

March 30th, 2006

Jeffrey Garten has been appointed to the governing board of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy along with former US Federal Reserve chairman Paul Volcker and president of the Institute for International Monetary Affairs, Toyoo Gyohten.

Howard Forman Comments on Healthcare Opportunities for MBAs

March 30th, 2006

Howard Forman was quoted in the BusinessWeek Online article “Can MBAs Cure Health Care’s Ailments?” He said, “There's a dichotomy at work in the U.S., says Howard P. Forman, director of the MD/MBA program at Yale.

Jonathan Feinstein’s Creativity Class Featured on BusinessWeek Online

March 30th, 2006

Jonathan Feinstein and his Creativity class were featured in the BusinessWeek Online story “Creativity Comes to B-School.” The article explained how business schools teach students to “think outside the box.” His forthcoming book The Natur

Judy Chevalier and Dina Mayzlin’s Word of Mouth Research Featured in the Financial Times

March 30th, 2006

Judy Chevalier and Dina Mayzlin’s study “The Effect of Word of Mouth on Sales: Online Book Reviews” was cited in the Financial Times Weekend Magazine.

TIAA-CREF CEO Herb Allison to Discuss Competitive Pressures Facing American Business and Higher Education at Yale Leaders Forum, March 23 at 11:45 a.m

March 21st, 2006

New Haven, Conn., March 21, 2006—Herb Allison, President and CEO of TIAA-CREF, will speak about the competitive pressures facing America at 11:45 a.m. on Thursday, March 23, in the General Motors Room of Horchow Hall, 55 Hillhouse Avenue.

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld Comments on Boeing World HQ and a CEO Marriage

March 16th, 2006

In the Chicago Tribune, Jeffrey Sonnenfeld discussed the decision of Boeing’s new CEO to change the nameplate of the Chicago “world headquarters” to “corporate offices” to ease resentment over the company’s highly-publicized move from its mode