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A Spoonful of Ambivalence

September 4th, 2015

New research out of YCCI illuminates why ambivalence is, fittingly, sometimes a positive thing and sometimes a negative thing.

How will a US rate rise affect markets?

September 3rd, 2015

Sep 12, 2015 : What would be the effect of a rate rise by the US Federal Reserve on world markets? The FT’s John Authers asks experts, including Robert Shiller, Eddie Tam and Teresa Barger, at the Future of Finance conference at Yale School of Management.

New study reveals an easy way to get Americans to save more money

September 1st, 2015

The paper, authored by John Beshears, David Laibson, and Brigitte C. Madrian of Harvard; James J. Choi of Yale; Christopher Harris of Cambridge; and Jung Sakong of University of Chicago, looked at the savings habits of 1,045 adults who were offered accounts with varying levels of restrictiveness in order to see how higher penalties on withdrawals affected savings behavior.

Falling sales in Hong Kong and China bank concerns all indicators of darker times to come

September 1st, 2015

A rise in non-performing loan provisions at China's banks combined with falling sales at Hong Kong retailers may be a barometer of darker economic clouds to come.

Citigroup braces for world recession, calls for Corbynomics QE in China

September 1st, 2015

Professor Zhiwu Chen from Yale University said China will be doing well if it can contain its slow-motion crisis to mere stagnation for the next 10 years, given the dangerous levels of debt in the system.

New Managing Director of Alumni Relations at Yale SOM

August 31st, 2015

Dear Yale SOM Alumni,  

Building a Network across West Africa

August 31st, 2015

Tim Sullivan ’16 and Eric Lockhart YC ’07, ’16 say that the Global Network for Advanced Management was key to realizing their mission to use private enterprise for social good in Ghana.

How Does the Changing Price of Oil Affect Economies around the World?

August 31st, 2015

During the past decade, the price of oil has traveled from $60 per barrel to a peak of $146 in 2009 and subsequently descended again to below $50 in 2015.

Four New Classes Join the Yale SOM Community

August 28th, 2015

The academic year is underway at Yale SOM, and the school welcomed new students into its three master’s degree programs and its PhD program over the past month.