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Jonathan Feinstein Lectures on Creativity, Tax Compliance in Taiwan

October 20th, 2006

Jonathan Feinstein delivered a series of distinguished lectures in Taiwan. He presented “The Nature of Creative Development: Depicting a World of Individuals” at the National Taiwan University library.

Jeffrey Garten: OPEC Petrodollars Surplus Leaves U.S. Financially Vulnerable

October 20th, 2006

Jeffrey Garten contributed the piece “The Other Oil Threat” to Newsweek International. In it, he argued that in addition to the our continued dependence on OPEC oil reserves, a new financial threat to the U.S.

Roger Ibbotson Finds Hedge Fund Returns Smaller Than Believed

October 20th, 2006

Roger Ibbotson’s study “The A, B, Cs of Hedge Funds: Alphas, Betas, and Costs” with Peng Cheng was reported on in The Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times, and MoneyWeek.

Ted Marmor Appears on C-SPAN’s Book TV

October 20th, 2006

Ted Marmor appeared as a guest on C-SPAN2’s Book TV where he and fellow Medicare scholar Robin Wilson critiqued the book Medicare Meets Mephistopheles by David Hyman.

Ira Millstein Shares List of Influential Books on Corporate Governance

October 20th, 2006

Ira Millstein shared his list of the most influential books on corporate governance in The Wall Street Journal Corporate Governance Special Report.

Antti Petajisto and Martijn Cremers’ ‘Active Share’ Measure Featured in Financial Planning

October 20th, 2006

Financial Planning reported on Antti Petajisto and Martijn Cremers’ study “How Active Is Your Fund Manager?” In the paper, Petajisto and Cremers introduce a new method of measuring the active management of funds called “Active Share.” With it,

Ben Polak Helps The Wall Street Journal Identify Baseball’s “Clutch Hits”

October 20th, 2006

The Wall Street Journal consulted Ben Polak in creating a formula to measure the significance of postseason hits in baseball and how they measure up to some of the most well known clutch hits of all-time.

Doug Rae on the Ethics of Bridgeport Democrats

October 20th, 2006

Doug Rae was quoted in the Connecticut Post about Democrats on Bridgeport’s City Council who also serve on the Bridgeport Democratic Town Committee.

Subrata Sen Presents Lecture on Retail Competition

October 20th, 2006

Subrata Sen recently presented the lecture “Competitive Strategies of a Conventional Retailer faced with an Internet Entrant: Go Head-to-Head or Move Away” (with Ramesh Arjunji) at the Marketing Science conference in Pittsburgh.

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld Comments on the HP Board Leak, Bill Clinton’s Outburst

October 20th, 2006

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld discussed the scandal surrounding Hewlett-Packard’s investigation into board members leaking information to the press in The New Yorker, BusinessWeek, and Bloomberg, and former HP CEO Carly Fiorina’s new me