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Jonathan Feinstein Publishes The Nature of Creative Development

July 18th, 2006

Jonathan Feinstein has published the book The Nature of Creative Development (Stanford University Press).

Ravi Dhar Comments on World Cup Marketing, Luxury Brands in Asia

July 18th, 2006

Ravi Dhar discussed the marketing and advertising campaigns Nike and Adidas undertook during the World Cup in the Financial Post. He also discussed luxury brands in Asia in Today (Singapore).

James Choi: Average Investor Does Not Understand Fund Fees

July 18th, 2006

James Choi’s study, “Why Does the Law of One Price Fail?

Garry Brewer Named Fellow of World Academy of Art and Sciences

July 18th, 2006

Garry Brewer has been named a fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science.

Paul Bracken: Defense Not Benefiting From IT Advances

July 18th, 2006

Paul Bracken’s study “Bringing Defense Into the Information Economy” with David Gompert, published by the National Defense University, was featured in Defense News. The study finds that advances in IT do little to reduce defense costs.

Garry Brewer Elected to World Academy of Art and Science

July 14th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., July 14, 2006—Garry Brewer, the Frederick K. Weyerhaeuser Professor of Resource Policy and Management at the Yale School of Management (SOM) and Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies (FES), has been named a fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science.

The Wall Street Journal Reports on 'Bold Revision' of SOM's Core Curriculum

July 13th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., July 13, 2006 - The Yale School of Management's core curriculum reform is the subject of the July installment of the Wall Street Journal's monthly M.B.A. Track column. In the article, which focuses on the multidisciplinary nature of the new first-year curriculum, columnist Ron Alsop writes, "Other schools are taking steps toward a more integrated curriculum, too, but not on the scale of Yale's bold revision."

Owen Lamont Testifies in Senate Judiciary Hearing on Hedge Funds

June 28th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., June 28, 2006—Professor Owen Lamont today testified as an expert witness in the United States Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on "Hedge Funds and Independent Analysts: How Independent are Their Relationships?"

Yale SOM Marks 5,000th Graduate at 2006 Commencement

June 23rd, 2006

Two hundred and fifteen graduates received their MBA degrees on May 22, 2006 at the commencement exercises for the Yale School of Management Class of 2006.

A Message from the President of the SOM Alumni Association

June 19th, 2006

Dear Fellow SOMers, The Board of Directors for the SOM Alumni Association SOMAA recently kicked off its 2006-2007 year with a quarterly meeting in New York City. At this meeting we welcomed six new members: