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Ted Marmor Publishes Paper in Health Affairs

March 30th, 2006

Ted Marmor published the paper "Understanding Social Insurance: Fairness, Affordability, And The 'Modernization' Of Social Security And Medicare" in Health Affairs.

Barry Nalebuff and Jeff Sonnenfeld Featured in Business 2.0 Cover Story

March 30th, 2006

Barry Nalebuff and Jeff Sonnenfeld contributed to the Business 2.0 cover story “Best Kept Secrets of the World’s Best Companies.” Nalebuff discussed the “equity as you go” plan employed at Honest Tea, the company he founded with former student

Geert Rouwenhorst’s Commodities Research Cited in Financial Times

March 30th, 2006

Geert Rouwenhorst’s paper Facts and Figures About Commodity Futures was cited in the Financial Times Fund Management Report. The paper found that commodity futures provide “returns comparable to the S&P and outperform bonds.”

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld Delivers Keynotes on Aging Work Force, Leaders

March 30th, 2006

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld presented two keynote addresses recently.

CEO of Leading Wind Farm Developer Airtricity to Speak at Yale SOM on April 6

March 30th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., March 30, 2006--Dr. Eddie O'Connor, CEO of Airtricity, Ireland's largest wind development company, will speak at the Yale School of Management on Thursday, April 6, 2006 at 4:00 p.m. in the General Motors Room of 55 Hillhouse Avenue. The talk is free and open to the public.

Judy Chevalier and Dina Mayzlin’s Word of Mouth Research Featured in the Financial Times

March 30th, 2006

Judy Chevalier and Dina Mayzlin’s study “The Effect of Word of Mouth on Sales: Online Book Reviews” was cited in the Financial Times Weekend Magazine.

Jonathan Feinstein’s Creativity Class Featured on BusinessWeek Online

March 30th, 2006

Jonathan Feinstein and his Creativity class were featured in the BusinessWeek Online story “Creativity Comes to B-School.” The article explained how business schools teach students to “think outside the box.” His forthcoming book The Natur

Howard Forman Comments on Healthcare Opportunities for MBAs

March 30th, 2006

Howard Forman was quoted in the BusinessWeek Online article “Can MBAs Cure Health Care’s Ailments?” He said, “There's a dichotomy at work in the U.S., says Howard P. Forman, director of the MD/MBA program at Yale.

Jeffrey Garten Appointed to Board of Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy

March 30th, 2006

Jeffrey Garten has been appointed to the governing board of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy along with former US Federal Reserve chairman Paul Volcker and president of the Institute for International Monetary Affairs, Toyoo Gyohten.

Will Goetzmann Comments of Limitations of Modern Portfolio Theory

March 30th, 2006

Will Goetzmann commented on the statistical limitations of Modern Portfolio Theory in Investment Adviser.