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Valerie Jarrett Discusses Her Role as Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama

October 12th, 2015

Valerie Jarrett, a senior advisor to President Barack Obama and chair of the White House Council on Women and Girls, spoke at Yale SOM as a Becton Distinguished Visitor.

Yale SOM Faculty to Lead Behavioral Economics Summit

October 9th, 2015

Scheduled for October 21 and 22 at the Yale Club in New York City, the summit will explore cutting-edge research influencing the fields of behavioral economics and consumer behavior.

John Paulson on Earning Billions in the Subprime Mortgage Meltdown

October 9th, 2015

Speaking as part of the Arthur M. Okun Memorial Lecture Series, the founder of Paulson & Co. shared secrets for investing and career happiness.

Why Good Advice Is Often Bad

October 9th, 2015

A broad array of practices is designed to rid professional advisers of bias. But underlying psychological factors make this a more difficult task than appears at first glance.

How Will the Trans-Pacific Partnership Affect Global Business?

October 7th, 2015

This week, 12 nations around the Pacific Rim, including Canada, Chile, Japan, Mexico, and the United States, reached agreement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Can Financial Markets Move Beyond Politics?

October 6th, 2015

One definition of an emerging market is “a country where politics is more important than economics,” Theresa Barger ’82 said at the Future of Finance conference, quoting political scientist Ian Bremer.

Kullman’s Departure a Mistake

October 6th, 2015

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of Management, weighs in on the departure of DuPont CEO Ellen Kullman and why she should have "stuck it out."

Sam Forman '95 Publishes New Book, "Twenty-One Heroes"

October 5th, 2015

Inspired by the 21 graves of soldiers who died at the Continental Army’s encampment along the Delaware River, author Sam A.

Kullman and DuPont Board Sought Change

October 5th, 2015

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School of management senior associate dean, weighs in the latest news out of DuPont.

Can Business Change the Game on Climate Change?

October 5th, 2015

Will 2015 prove to be a historic year for climate and sustainability? There is reason to hope, according to Peter Bakker, president and CEO of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development.