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Barry Nalebuff: Conventional Retirement Savings Wisdom is “Too Tame”

November 9th, 2005

In their latest Forbes Why Not? column, Barry Nalebuff and Ian Ayres argue that conventional retirement savings advice—starting off heavily invested in stocks at age 25 and working down to a bond-heavily portfolio by 65--is a bad strategy.

Jeffrey Garten: Crisis Management Skills Needed at the Fed

November 9th, 2005

Jeffrey Garten contributed an op-ed to the Financial Times dealing with Federal Reserve Chairman nominee Ben Bernanke.

Keith Chen’s Capuchin Research Featured on BBC, New Scientist

November 9th, 2005

Keith Chen’s capuchin monkey research was the subject of a feature in the November 5 issue of The New Scientist and in the Daily Mail (London). Chen also discussed his work in an interview on the BBC.

Christopher Lovelock Wins American Marketing Association Award for Best Services Article of 2004

November 9th, 2005

The award was announced and presented on October 7 at the Frontiers in Services conference in Tempe, AZ, where Lovelock gave two presentations: "Creating Value through Rental and Access instead of Ownership: Implications for Service Research and Practice" and "Teaching Services Marketing: Challenging Our Own (and Others') Assumptions."

Yale to Offer Joint M.B.A./Ph.D. Degree

November 7th, 2005

New Haven, Conn., November 7, 2005--The Yale University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the Yale School of Management (SOM) have announced a new offering, one of the first programs of its kind: a joint M.B.A./Ph.D. degree

Fortune and The Wall Street Journal name two Yale SOM alumnae – Indra Nooyi ’80 and Nancy Peretsman ’79 – as the “50 Most Powerful Women in Business” and “Top 50 Women to Watch” for 2005

November 2nd, 2005

Indra Nooyi ’80, President and CFO of PepsiCo, and Nancy Peretsman ’79, Managing Director of Allen & Co., have been named to Fortune’s "50 Most Powerful Women in Business" as well as T

October 28th, 2005

On September 23-24, 2005, Yale SOM had the great pleasure of welcoming back the Class of 1980 as they celebrated their milestone 25th Anniversary Class Reunion.

Jack Griffin '88, President of Meredith Publishing Group, Receives “Publishing Executive of the Year” and “National Human Relations” Awards

October 27th, 2005

Jack Griffin '88, President of Meredith Publishing Group, the second-largest consumer magazine publisher in America, has received two highly distinguished awards in on

Yale SOM Responds to Hurricane Katrina

October 27th, 2005

With typical generosity, the Yale SOM community responded to the hurricane Katrina disaster raising money for assistance to the several students whose houses – or family’s houses – had been damaged or destroyed.

Subrata Sen Participates in Summer Institute in Competitive Strategy

October 26th, 2005

Subrata Sen served as a discussant for the following paper : “Store Competition on Location and Promotion” at the Summer Institute in Competitive Strategy, Berkeley, CA, June 27-July 1, 2005.