"Access to a waiting list is not access to health care."
Christopher Lovelock helped to organize a services research conference in Singapore that was co-sponsored by the American Marketing Association and hosted by the National University of Singapore.
This is a three-year appointment to the Association's Executive Committee. His post as president begins in August 2006.
The New Haven Register ran a profile of Joel Podolny as the new dean of SOM. The piece outlined his background and plans for the school.
The NBER paper examines how investor sentiment affects stock prices. Among the findings: on average, retail investors reallocate their money to funds that invest in stocks that have low returns.
Roger Ibbotson commented on the retirement of indexing pioneer Rex Sinquefield in Pensions & Investments. He said, “He did have a missionary zeal.
Zhiwu Chen commented on China-based CNOOC and its failed bid to acquire Unocal in the Shanghai Daily.
The article revisited the thorny issue as physicians attending the annual meeting of the Canadian Medical Association considered motions to reverse CMA's policy of opposing private health insurance.
Ed Kaplan’s study on the effectiveness of using sensors to detect suicide bombers was featured in OR/MS Today.
James Choi’s study of worker participation rates in 401(k) programs was featured in the San Francisco Chronicle article “Passing up the easy money.” “The study found that roughly half of employees who could get a company match in their 401(k)