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Bruce Judson: Culture Makes Start-Up Success Elusive Abroad

July 18th, 2006

Bruce Judson discussed why the start-up successes of Silicon Valley have been elusive abroad in USA Today. He said culture plays a big role. "A flourishing entrepreneurial economy requires a culture that values individualism, does not penalize people for trying and failing, and assumes individuals will work at many companies throughout their careers."

Ed Kaplan Appointed Member of the Naval Studies Board

July 18th, 2006

Ed Kaplan has been appointed as a member of the Naval Studies Board (NSB).

Jonathan Koppell Comments on Government Venture Capital Funds

July 18th, 2006

Jonathan Koppell discussed government agencies such as NASA and the CIA that are developing venture capital funds in Government Executive.

Owen Lamont Testifies in Senate Judiciary Hearing on Hedge Funds

July 18th, 2006

Owen Lamont testified as an expert witness in the United States Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on “Hedge Funds and Independent Analysts: How Independent are Their Relationships?” In his testimony, Lamont said that although short selling has come un

Dina Mayzlin Blogs About Word of Mouth Marketing

July 18th, 2006

The Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) has launched a website devoted solely to the field of word of mouth (WOM) research.

Ira Millstein Discusses Launch of Yale Center for Corporate Governance and Performance

July 18th, 2006

Ira Millstein discussed the launch of the Yale Center for Corporate Governance and Performance (YCCGP).

Barry Nalebuff: Hidden Fees Drive Customers Away

July 18th, 2006

In the Boston Globe, Barry Nalebuff commented on hidden fees that companies tack on—a credit card company that offers low annual fees but charges high late fees and interest rates hidden in the fine print, for example.

Garry Brewer Elected to World Academy of Art and Science

July 14th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., July 14, 2006—Garry Brewer, the Frederick K. Weyerhaeuser Professor of Resource Policy and Management at the Yale School of Management (SOM) and Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies (FES), has been named a fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science.

The Wall Street Journal Reports on 'Bold Revision' of SOM's Core Curriculum

July 13th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., July 13, 2006 - The Yale School of Management's core curriculum reform is the subject of the July installment of the Wall Street Journal's monthly M.B.A. Track column. In the article, which focuses on the multidisciplinary nature of the new first-year curriculum, columnist Ron Alsop writes, "Other schools are taking steps toward a more integrated curriculum, too, but not on the scale of Yale's bold revision."

Owen Lamont Testifies in Senate Judiciary Hearing on Hedge Funds

June 28th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., June 28, 2006—Professor Owen Lamont today testified as an expert witness in the United States Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on "Hedge Funds and Independent Analysts: How Independent are Their Relationships?"

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