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WIM's First Annual Golf Tournament for Women & Men

April 25th, 2002

Thursday, May 9th, 9:30am Shotgun Start Yale Golf Course

Coffeehouse: SOM's Annual Talent Showcase

April 25th, 2002

Friday, April 26th 8:00 p.m. The Little Theater (1 Lincoln Street)

2002 SOM Olympics

April 25th, 2002

In keeping with the SOM tradition, the 2002 SOM Olympics are underway. These hotly contested games allow 1st year and 2nd year aggression to duke it out in a winner-take-all battle of the classes. More students are currently needed to volunteer as coordinators for individual events.

Before You Graduate -- Class of '02:

April 25th, 2002

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The Economic Benefits and Costs of Generic Entry in U.S. Pharmaceuticals

April 16th, 2002

Since the Hatch-Waxman Act of 1984, sales of generic drugs have increased dramatically. The share of generic drugs has more than doubled - from nineteen percent of all drugs sold in 1984 to forty-four percent in 1997.

Managing Nuclear Waste

April 16th, 2002

Nuclear power represents an efficient energy source, but what to do with spent nuclear fuel? Stockpiling nuclear waste at existing or closed reactors represents a temporary solution, but eventually all that waste has to go somewhere - but where?

Follow the Leader: Why do Fads Start and Stop?

April 16th, 2002

Traditional economics posits that individuals make rational decisions, but where was rationality when millions loopily purchased "pet rocks" and Internet stocks? Why do fads start and stop?

The Tennessee Valley Authority: Insolvency in Competitive Markets for Capital and Electricity

April 16th, 2002

The Tennessee Valley Authority, as an independent federal corporation governed by a three-person board, able to set prices in the context of legal monopoly, made large scale investment decisions in the 1980's based on erroneous projections of technology and market growth for electricity.

Does Government Funding Alter Nonprofit Governance?

April 16th, 2002

Every year, local, state and federal governments contract out substantial portions of their work to the nonprofit sector. New York City alone contracted out almost $7 billion in 1999. Indeed, President Bush has made increasing such sub-contracting one of his new initiatives. But how do these contracts affect the nonprofits that win them?

Yale MBA Students Get a Lesson in Japanese Management

April 12th, 2002

March 12, 2002 - Fifteen Yale MBA students are enroute to Japan for a weeklong study trip to an array of Japanese firms and multinational corporations as part of their business studies of current strategy, operations, financial institutions, and general management in what is arguably the world's second largest economy.