Professor Florencio López-de-Silanes' paper, "What Works in Securities Laws?" received hundreds of downloads after a Slate.com (9/24) story on the best way to punish corporate criminals linked directly to it. The study, co-authored by Rafael La Porta (Dartmouth) and Andrei Shleifer (Harvard), examines the effect of securities laws on stock market development in 49 countries.
In late November, Prof. Sharon Oster treated a group of SOM alumni to an all-too-brief return to her classroom when she kicked off a new NYC area alumni nonprofit interest group. Sharon spoke to alumni about her recent, very timely research with Ira Millstein on nonprofit governance and led a lively discussion on the topic.
The Marketing and Women in Management SIGs, with the support of the SOM Alumni Association, hosted three SOM alumnae and one Yale College alumna in a "Women in Marketing" panel discussion on Thursday, November 13th.
The third annual Yale MBA Women's Summit 2003, "Leadership in Business and Society Today: A Personal View" took place on October 23rd in the Grand Ballroom at the Yale Club of New York City. Presented by the Women In Management and the Admissions Office, this event is an integral part of the School's ongoing diversity efforts to attract the most talented women in the world to the Yale MBA program.
On Thursday, November 6th, Doug Rae and a distinguished panel of six experts on New Haven and other post-industrial US cities, spoke on Doug's new book, City: Urbanism and It's End (Yale University Press). There was a standing-room only audience of 200+ Yale and SOM alumni, faculty and staff, local politicians and business people.
Below you will find a link to our convenient online registration form. We anticipate that a large majority of the 238 members of the class will choose to participate in on-campus recruiting, which starts in mid-January.
Keith Ferrazzi now leads YaYa Media as CEO. Before joining YaYa Media, Keith was CMO for Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide where he was the youngest CMO in a Fortune 500 company. While at Starwood, Keith lead marketing of Starwood's brands including Sheraton, Westin, The Luxury Collection, St. Regis, and W Hotel brands.