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Class of 2016 Achieves 100% Participation in Class Gift

April 29th, 2016

All 416 members of the Yale SOM’s Class of 2016, from each of the school’s three master’s degree programs, participated in this year’s Class Gift.

Investors over-rate chances of a crash 10-fold

April 21st, 2016

For those of you still laboring under the efficient markets hypothesis here is a tidbit: investors overestimate the chances of a stock market crash by a factor of about 10.

The Cases For and Against a Looming Stock Market Bubble

April 21st, 2016

Is the next recession on the horizon? The case for and against bubbles.

Two SOM Ventures Take Home Prizes from Entrepreneurship Across Yale

April 20th, 2016

Student startups Renewal Mill and Appalachian Roots – Hemp 2.0 were recognized during the two-day event.

The Repercussions Of Financial Booms And Crises

April 19th, 2016

Financial booms have become a chronic feature of the global financial system. When these booms end in crises, the impact on economic conditions can be severe.

Eight Yale SOM Classes Return for Reunion Weekend 2016

April 19th, 2016

Reunion Weekend brought together alumni and their families from eight SOM classes.

Money Changes Everything: How Finance Made Civilization Possible

April 15th, 2016

New book by William N. Goetzmann presents a fascinating look into the way that finance has steered the course of history.

Yale SOM Hosts Entrepreneurship Across Yale

April 14th, 2016

The April 14 and 15 event will see more than $90,000 in prize money awarded to promising startups from across Yale. Competitions include the Yale Venture Challenge, the Thorne Prize for Social Innovation in Health or Education. the Sabin Sustainable Venture Prize, and the Miller Prize.

Theranos under fire

April 14th, 2016

After the WSJ reported regulators are considering banning Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes from owning or running any labs for at least two years, Jeffrey Sonnenfeld, Yale School Management; Bill George, Harvard Business School; and Les Funtleyder, ESquared portfolio manager, discuss Theranos.

Chuck Slaughter ’90, Founder of Living Goods, Wins Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship

April 12th, 2016

Slaughter will receive $1.25 million to support the work of Living Goods, the nonprofit organization that he founded in 2006.