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Keith Chen’s Capuchin Research Featured on BBC, New Scientist

November 9th, 2005

Keith Chen’s capuchin monkey research was the subject of a feature in the November 5 issue of The New Scientist and in the Daily Mail (London). Chen also discussed his work in an interview on the BBC.

Jeffrey Garten: Crisis Management Skills Needed at the Fed

November 9th, 2005

Jeffrey Garten contributed an op-ed to the Financial Times dealing with Federal Reserve Chairman nominee Ben Bernanke.

Barry Nalebuff: Conventional Retirement Savings Wisdom is “Too Tame”

November 9th, 2005

In their latest Forbes Why Not? column, Barry Nalebuff and Ian Ayres argue that conventional retirement savings advice—starting off heavily invested in stocks at age 25 and working down to a bond-heavily portfolio by 65--is a bad strategy.

Shyam Sunder: Debate is Needed Now on Alternative Models of Accounting and Standard-Setting

November 9th, 2005

Shyam Sunder contributed a column on the global convergence of accounting standards to the Financial Times with Stella Fearnley. They argued that the rush to global standards should be reconsidered.

Judy Chevalier Textbook Study Featured in The New Yorker

November 9th, 2005

"…Economists Austan Goolsbee and Judith Cheavlier, in a study of more than a thousand colleges, found that the year before a textbook is revised, new-book sales drop sharply. That's because a textbook in its final year is significantly less valuable, since you won't be able to resell it."

Martin Shubik Publishes Update of His Investment Classic The Aggressive Conservative Investor

November 9th, 2005

Martin Shubik and Martin Whitman have published an updated version of their classic book The Aggressive Conservative Investor (Wiley Investment Classics). The book, which emphasizes financial integrity, was first published in 1979.

Victor Vroom Talks with Management First About Yale, Education, and His Career

November 9th, 2005

Victor Vroom’s interview with Alistair Craven is the Feature of the Month in the online publication Management First.

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld Comments on President Bush’s Repair Strategy

November 9th, 2005

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld was featured twice on CNBC’s “On the Money.” He commented on Bush’s leadership repair strategy and debated the White House comeback struggle with David Gergen and John Fund of the Wall Street Journal.

Yale to Offer Joint M.B.A./Ph.D. Degree

November 7th, 2005

New Haven, Conn., November 7, 2005--The Yale University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the Yale School of Management (SOM) have announced a new offering, one of the first programs of its kind: a joint M.B.A./Ph.D. degree

Fortune and The Wall Street Journal name two Yale SOM alumnae – Indra Nooyi ’80 and Nancy Peretsman ’79 – as the “50 Most Powerful Women in Business” and “Top 50 Women to Watch” for 2005

November 2nd, 2005

Indra Nooyi ’80, President and CFO of PepsiCo, and Nancy Peretsman ’79, Managing Director of Allen & Co., have been named to Fortune’s "50 Most Powerful Women in Business" as well as T