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Jeffrey Sonnenfeld Comments on Exit of Nike’s Perez, Conflicts at ISS

February 1st, 2006

Jeff Sonnenfeld discussed the resignation of Nike CEO William Perez in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and BusinessWeek.

Jonathan Koppell Talks with The Times of India About Spring Break Trip

February 1st, 2006

Jonathan Koppell and the MBA students who toured India on the spring break study trip discussed their visit in the Times of India.

Roger Ibbotson Discusses Asset Allocation in Q&A

February 1st, 2006

Q&A with Roger Ibbotson was published in On Wall Street. In the interview, Ibbotson discussed the role of Ibbotson Associates and brokers’ knowledge of asset allocation, among other topics.

Will Goetzmann: Death of Defined Benefit Plans Would Shut Individuals Out of Alternative Assets

February 1st, 2006

Will Goetzmann was one of several experts to comment on what impact the demise of defined benefit plans would have on various asset classes in Pensions & Investments. Goetzmann discussed alternative assets.

Ravi Dhar Comments on the Challenge Adidas-Reebok Deal Poses to Nike

February 1st, 2006

"The acquisition of Reebok could allow Adidas to divide and conquer the two major market segments for athletic shoes and clothing—style and performance, Dhar said."

Judy Chevalier and Shyam Sunder Profiled as Yale’s “Resident Freakonomists”

February 1st, 2006

The article highlighted their research including Chevalier's study of the college textbook market and Sunder's research into e-mail postage as a means of reducing spam.

Paul Bracken Presents Paper at Annual Herzliya Conference in Israel

February 1st, 2006

Paul Bracken presented the paper “National Security Policy and Risk Management” at the Herzliya Conference in Israel January 22-25, 2006.

Investing on Credit: A Commentary by Professor Barry Nalebuff

January 31st, 2006

New Haven, Conn., January 31, 2006—When it comes to investments, people should take out a retirement mortgage says Barry Nalebuff, the Milton Steinbach Professor of Management. Listen to Professor Nalebuff's commentary "Investing on Credit" from the January 30, 2006 edition of Marketplace.

Jiwoong Shin: Selling Costs Dictate Advertising Strategies

January 18th, 2006

Jiwoong Shin's study "The Role of Selling Costs in Signaling Price Image" argues that retailers incur selling costs in serving consumers even if they don't buy anything.