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Roger Ibbotson Comments on Retirement of Industry Pioneer Rex Sinquefield

September 1st, 2005

Roger Ibbotson commented on the retirement of indexing pioneer Rex Sinquefield in Pensions & Investments. He said, “He did have a missionary zeal.

Owen Lamont’s “Dumb Money” Research Finds Investors Lose Wealth in Fund Reallocation

September 1st, 2005

The NBER paper examines how investor sentiment affects stock prices. Among the findings: on average, retail investors reallocate their money to funds that invest in stocks that have low returns.

Joel Podolny Profiled in the New Haven Register

September 1st, 2005

The New Haven Register ran a profile of Joel Podolny as the new dean of SOM. The piece outlined his background and plans for the school.

Shyam Sunder to Head American Accounting Association

September 1st, 2005

This is a three-year appointment to the Association's Executive Committee. His post as president begins in August 2006.

Yale School of Management Welcomes the Class of 2007

August 16th, 2005

New Haven, Conn.—The Yale School of Management welcomes the Class of 2007. The 212 students arrived on campus on August 15 to take part in Orientation Week activities.

Shyam Sunder to Head American Accounting Association

August 15th, 2005

New Haven, Conn., August 15, 2005—Shyam Sunder, the James L. Frank Professor of Accounting, Economics and Finance at the Yale School of Management, has been named president-elect of the American Accounting Association. This is a three-year appointment to the Association's Executive Committee. His post as president begins in August 2006.

Yale School of Management Launches New Degree Program for Healthcare Executives

August 1st, 2005

New Haven, Conn., August 1, 2005—The charter class of the Yale MBA for Executives: Leadership in Healthcare program begin their first academic term today at the Yale School of Management. Leadership in Healthcare is the first degree program to be offered by the Yale School of Management on a schedule tailored to the needs of working executives.

International and Special Programs

July 13th, 2005

Yale has embraced internationalization of the University as a major strategic initiative and key priority. The International and Special Programs (ISP) at Yale SOM reflect this university-wide initiative.

Class of 2005 Gift: Yale SOM’s Most Recent Grads Pledged Their Support  In Record Numbers

July 11th, 2005

New Haven, Conn.—Graduates of the Yale School of Management Class of 2005 can add a new accomplishment to their already impressive résumés: record breaker. In making their class gift to the school, a tradition of each graduating class, they set a new record for participation. Eighty-one percent of the Class of '05 pledged their support, raising a total of $167,695.

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