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Barry Nalebuff Brings Game Theory to the Masses on ABC Primetime

March 16th, 2006

Barry Nalebuff designed two game theory experiments for ABC Primetime. The segment aired on 3/16.

Owen Lamont Discusses Dumb Money in NYT, Marketplace

March 16th, 2006

Owen Lamont discussed his study “Dumb Money: Mutual Fund Flows and the Cross-section of Stock Returns” in The New York Times and on Marketplace Money.

Ed Kaplan: ’Tis the Season for March Madness Office Pool Advice

March 16th, 2006

Ed Kaplan discussed the March Madness office pool model he created with Stan Garstka with Newhouse News Service. The popularity of the model has prompted people to seek Kaplan's advice.

Bruce Judson’s Go It Alone! Featured in U.S. News

March 16th, 2006

Bruce Judson’s book Go It Alone! was prominently featured in the “Books Gone Wild!” cover story of the March 13 issue of U.S. News & World Report.

Roger Ibbotson’s Hedge Fund Research Cited in the WSJ

March 16th, 2006

Roger Ibbotson’s hedge fund research with Peng Chen was cited in a Wall Street Journal article on short selling and in HedgeWorld News story about their new study that finds “hedge fund data contains substantial bias, but after adjust

Will Goetzmann Comments on Shareholder Democracy in The Economist

March 16th, 2006

Will Goetzmann was quoted in an Economist article on shareholder democracy. His study “Long-term Global Market Correlations” Lingfeng Li and Geert Rouwenhorst was summarized in Fund Strategy.

Jeffrey Garten: Bush Administration “Asleep at the Switch” in Ports Deal

March 16th, 2006

Jeffrey Garten discussed the “PR disaster” in the Dubai Ports World deal to operate U.S. ports in The New York Times. He said, “It is less logical to blame Dubai than it would be to say that the administration was asleep at the switch.

Jonathan Feinstein Says Most Won’t Tattle on Tax Cheat Neighbors

March 16th, 2006

In the Associated Press, Jonathan Feinstein commented on a survey by the IRS Oversight Board in which 3 out of 5 people said that neighbors who cheat on their taxes should be turned in.

David DeRosa: Market Angst Grows Over End of Easy Money

March 16th, 2006

David DeRosa commented on the end of “easy money” as lending tightens in global central banks in Agence France Presse.

Martijn Cremers Gives the Lowdown on Low Turnover in Funds

March 16th, 2006

Martijn Cremers discussed low turnover and fund performance in Investment News.