New Haven, CT, March 17, 2003 – On the eve of war in Iraq, Yale School of Management expert Edward H. Kaplan, along with colleagues Lawrence M. Wein, Stanford University Graduate School of Business, and David L. Craft, M.I.T Operations Research Center, predict the number of casualties from an aerosolized anthrax weapon dispersed into a crowded city could be reduced by half if antibiotics were distributed either pre-attack or within several hours post-attack.
February 19, 2003 – New Haven, CT - "The Yale School of Management – The Goldman Sachs Foundation Partnership on Nonprofit Ventures" today announced its selection of 20 nonprofit organizations to proceed to the final round of the National Business Plan Competition for Nonprofit Organizations.
Edward H. Kaplan, the William N. and Marie A. Beach Professor of Management Sciences and Professor of Public Health, was elected to the National Academy of Engineering for his work in the assessment of needle-exchange programs and for generally bringing engineering perspectives to the design of public health policies.
Jonathan E. Ingersoll, Jr. was named by Risk magazine (Dec. 2002) to its Hall of Fame, recognizing 50 dealers, brokers, end-users, quants and systems developers who have made a profound contribution to the field of risk management.
Yale SOM faculty discuss issues relating to corporate governance.
This will be a wrap up of the full year series on corporate governance. Deputy Dean Stan Garstka will introduce the program. It will begin at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 27 in the GM Room.