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Roger Ibbotson Honored For Contribution to Investment Management

October 31st, 2003

Professor Roger Ibbotson was recognized by the editors of Pensions & Investments (10/27) as one of the 30 people who "literally changed pension funds, institutional investing and/or money management."

Robert Shiller on State of the Market at Anniversary of October '87 Crash

October 23rd, 2003

On the anniversary of the stock market crash of October '87, Professor Robert Shiller reflected on the lessons of the crash and where the market is now in an interview with Australia's The World Today (10/20).

Why Not?

October 21st, 2003

On July 30, 2002, Deborah Woods, a dental hygienist in Syracuse, New York, became the first person to buy protection against a market decline in the value of her home. Would you like to be next?

How did neighborhood groceries, parish halls, factories, and even saloons contribute more to urban vitality than did the fiscal might of postwar urban renewal?

October 21st, 2003

With a novelist's eye for telling detail, Douglas Rae depicts the features that contributed most to city life in the early "urbanist" decades of the twentieth century. Rae's subject is New Haven, Connecticut, but the lessons he draws apply to many American cities.

Yale School of Management - The Goldman Sachs Foundation Partnership on Nonprofit Ventures Announces Second National Business Plan Competition Results

October 15th, 2003

New Haven, CT-October 15, 2003 - "The Yale School of Management – The Goldman Sachs Foundation Partnership on Nonprofit Ventures" today announced its selection of 80 nonprofit organizations to proceed to Round II of the Second National Business Plan Competition for Nonprofit Organizations.

Yale School of Management Named Among Best MBA Programs for Social and Environmental Management Training

October 8th, 2003

New Haven, Conn. – October 8, 2003 – In a new report released today by The Aspen Institute and the World Resources Institute, the Yale School of Management is recognized as one of six elite business schools arming graduate students with skills critical for effective leadership in a changing world.

The Yale School of Management Stock Market Confidence Indexes ™ Reveal Improved Corporate Earnings, Not Investor Confidence, Behind 2002-2003 Stock Market Increase

September 30th, 2003

New Haven, Conn.—September 30, 2003—The latest survey results of The Yale School of Management Stock Market Confidence Indexes™ report an improvement in investor confidence since the stock market bottomed nearly a year ago in October 2002, but not a consistent or strong improvement by most indicators. The market reached its lowest point since the 2000 peak on October 9, 2002, and is now up by about a third as measured by the S&P500.

Yale School of Management Research Established Fair Value Pricing of Mutual Funds

September 24th, 2003

New Haven, Conn., September 24, 2003 -- Since New York Attorney General Eliot Spitzer launched an investigation into fraudulent practices in the mutual fund industry, more and more attention is being paid to the subject of fair value pricing as a means of combating arbitrage. A Yale School of Management study cited in Spizter's formal complaint was the first to propose fair valuation method that fund companies and regulators can employ to substantially reduce opportunity the market timing and enable mutual funds to calculate more consistent and accurate daily NAVs.

The Third Annual Yale-New Haven Biotechnology Reception

September 18th, 2003

The Yale Biotechnology Student Interest Group is pleased to announce the opening of registration for its Third Annual Yale and New Haven Biotechnology Reception.

Yale School Of Management Receives $1.5 Million Grant From The Goldman Sachs Foundation To Foster Business Growth Among Nonprofit Organizations

September 15th, 2003

New Haven, Conn.-September 15, 2003 -- The Yale School of Management is pleased to announce that it has received a grant of $1.5 million dollars from The Goldman Sachs Foundation. The grant will help fund "The Yale School of Management – The Goldman Sachs Foundation Partnership on Nonprofit Ventures," an initiative established in 2002 to educate nonprofits about nonprofit enterprise. This is the second such grant bestowed by The Goldman Sachs Foundation. The first, a $1.5 million contribution in 2002, helped launch The Partnership, which also receives support from The Pew Charitable Trusts.