The Yale SOM Leaders Forum brings together current leaders in the private, public, and non-profit world and Yale SOM students in discussions on the challenges and opportunities facing business and society today.
During the school year some of Yale SOM's most important faculty members will be examining issues relating to corporate governance from many different angles. Times and dates will be reconfirmed for each lecture.
New Haven, July 14 to 23, 2002 – International experts who teach, design, or implement corporate governance training programs worldwide are in an intensive, eight-day Corporate Governance Director Education Program, which is being sponsored by The Global Corporate Governance Forum and the International Institute of Corporate Governance (IICG) at the Yale School of Management (SOM). Leaders from the director training institutes in nine East Asian economies (China, Taipei, Hong Kong, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia) are attending to develop a core curriculum that will promote corporate governance reform at a corporate level.
New Haven, CT, July 3, 2002 – In the event of a smallpox attack, a mass vaccination policy would result in fewer deaths and faster disease eradication than alternative vaccination strategies, reports a new study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (article 2827). Since the terrorist attacks of September 11, the best response to a smallpox attack has been a topic of hot debate.
New Haven, CT, June 11, 2002 -- A new survey of the CEOs of many of the nation's largest corporations conducted by the Yale School of Management and the Gallup Organization has found that those CEOs who fail to invest in their existing in favor of frequent acquisitions tend to be more likely to feel that great leaders are born that way. Most CEOs, however, believe that great leadership is developed over time.
New York, June 24, 2002 – Management Leadership for Tomorrow (MLT), a New York-based non-profit organization, and the Yale School of Management (Yale SOM) announced today a partnership to launch a new MBA Preparation Program to increase success rates for minority applicants and expand minority representation at leading graduate business schools throughout the world.