Will Goetzmann commented on hedge fund investing in a Fortune magazine special report on the endowments of Yale and Harvard.
Barry Nalebuff and Ian Ayres were named “emerging thinkers” by Optimize Magazine.
The Fellow Awards recognize INFORMS members who have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of operations research and the management sciences.
The conference will be hosted by Hofstra University, which has presented events on the administrations of all U.S. presidents who have served during the university's lifetime.
UnspecifiedMartin Shubik contributed the paper “Is Economics the Next Physical Science?” with Doyne Farmer and Eric Smith to Physics Today.
Subrata Sen presented his paper “Surplus Distribution for a Conventional Retailer and an Internet Entrant” (with Ramesh Arjunji) at the INFORMS conference in Atlanta, GA, June 2005.
Roger Ibbotson was quoted in a Hartford Courant story that served as a primer on hedge funds-what they are, the purpose they serve, and the strategies they use.
Jeffrey Sonnenfeld has been appointed an independent member of the Board of Directors of Lennar Corporation.
Shyam Sunder visited Universidad Nacional de Colombia in Bogota to attend the release of the Spanish translation of his prize-winning monograph, Theory of Accounting and Control, on August 16-17, 2005.
Ravi Dhar’s study “The Licensing Effect in Consumer Choice” was featured in the Wise Marketer newsletter, the Middletown Press, the Yale Bulletin, and the Bluefly.com blog.