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TIAA-CREF CEO Herb Allison to Discuss Competitive Pressures Facing American Business and Higher Education at Yale Leaders Forum, March 23 at 11:45 a.m

March 21st, 2006

New Haven, Conn., March 21, 2006—Herb Allison, President and CEO of TIAA-CREF, will speak about the competitive pressures facing America at 11:45 a.m. on Thursday, March 23, in the General Motors Room of Horchow Hall, 55 Hillhouse Avenue.

Jeffrey Garten: Bush Administration “Asleep at the Switch” in Ports Deal

March 16th, 2006

Jeffrey Garten discussed the “PR disaster” in the Dubai Ports World deal to operate U.S. ports in The New York Times. He said, “It is less logical to blame Dubai than it would be to say that the administration was asleep at the switch.

Will Goetzmann Comments on Shareholder Democracy in The Economist

March 16th, 2006

Will Goetzmann was quoted in an Economist article on shareholder democracy. His study “Long-term Global Market Correlations” Lingfeng Li and Geert Rouwenhorst was summarized in Fund Strategy.

Roger Ibbotson’s Hedge Fund Research Cited in the WSJ

March 16th, 2006

Roger Ibbotson’s hedge fund research with Peng Chen was cited in a Wall Street Journal article on short selling and in HedgeWorld News story about their new study that finds “hedge fund data contains substantial bias, but after adjust

Bruce Judson’s Go It Alone! Featured in U.S. News

March 16th, 2006

Bruce Judson’s book Go It Alone! was prominently featured in the “Books Gone Wild!” cover story of the March 13 issue of U.S. News & World Report.

Ed Kaplan: ’Tis the Season for March Madness Office Pool Advice

March 16th, 2006

Ed Kaplan discussed the March Madness office pool model he created with Stan Garstka with Newhouse News Service. The popularity of the model has prompted people to seek Kaplan's advice.

Owen Lamont Discusses Dumb Money in NYT, Marketplace

March 16th, 2006

Owen Lamont discussed his study “Dumb Money: Mutual Fund Flows and the Cross-section of Stock Returns” in The New York Times and on Marketplace Money.

Barry Nalebuff Brings Game Theory to the Masses on ABC Primetime

March 16th, 2006

Barry Nalebuff designed two game theory experiments for ABC Primetime. The segment aired on 3/16.

Jeffrey Sonnenfeld Comments on Boeing World HQ and a CEO Marriage

March 16th, 2006

In the Chicago Tribune, Jeffrey Sonnenfeld discussed the decision of Boeing’s new CEO to change the nameplate of the Chicago “world headquarters” to “corporate offices” to ease resentment over the company’s highly-publicized move from its mode

Martijn Cremers Gives the Lowdown on Low Turnover in Funds

March 16th, 2006

Martijn Cremers discussed low turnover and fund performance in Investment News.