Barry Nalebuff was one of three economists featured in the Wall Street Journal column "The Numbers Guy." Each economist was asked how he would split the bill for a cab ride with three passengers, each getting off at a different stop.
Jeffrey Sonnenfeld and the Chief Executive Leadership Institute hosted the 52nd CEO Summit in New York City, December 15-16. He discussed the conference, entitled “CEO Impact: Where the Boss Makes a Difference,” on CNBC.
IndUS Business Journal featured a profile of Shyam Sunder and his career in its December 1 issue. The article touched on Sunder’s role as head of the American Accounting Association, his teaching, and views on the accounting industry.
New Haven, Conn., December 8, 2005—January 1 is around the corner and New Year's resolutions to save money, lose weight, and stop smoking are being contemplated. A study from the Yale School of Management and the University of Chicago helps explain who will stick to their goals and who will stray.
New Haven, Conn., December 5, 2005—William G. Parrett, CEO of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, will speak as part of the Yale School of Management Leaders Forum on Thursday, December 8, 2005, 11:45 a.m. in the General Motors Room of Horchow Hall, 55 Hillhouse Avenue. The talk is free and open to the public.
Dean Joel Podolny was quoted in a Globe and Mail story on programs that help police and others develop observational skills by viewing art. The Class of 2007 participated in a similar skill-building workshop during orientation this summer.
Ravi Dhar discussed the start of the holiday shopping season in USA Today. Commenting on why the day after Thanksgiving, known as "Black Friday," is a trigger for consumers to begin shopping Dhar said, "Shopping becomes how we celebrate holidays.