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In China, an Unprecedented Economic Transformation

May 11th, 2015

Speaking at Yale SOM, Lei Zhang ’02 says that today, China is exporting innovation.

Recap: 2015 Yale Customer Insights Conference

May 8th, 2015

At the Yale Customer Insights Conference, leading thinkers and doers will come together to share notes at an event exploring the frontiers of marketing strategy, consumer choice and product innovation.

Yale Anthropologist Helen Siu Discusses Trade and Modern China

May 8th, 2015

Siu discussed her work on the cultural impacts of trade on southern China as part of the Convening Yale lecture series.

Despite Risks, Garment Factory Jobs Have Long-Term Benefits for Bangladeshi Women

May 6th, 2015

Bangladeshi women with access to garment factory jobs are able to avoid early marriage and childbirth and stay in school, according to the study, to be published in the Journal of Development Economics.

Sustainable Investing Pioneer David Booth Discusses the Field’s Challenges

May 6th, 2015

Speaking at the Colloquium in Asset Management, Booth, the co-CEO of Dimensional Fund Advisors, described the firm’s research-based approach and talked about the state of sustainability investing.

Rob Stavert '09 Named New Chief of Dermatology at CHA

May 5th, 2015

Rob Stavert '09 has been named CHA’s (Cambridge Health Alliance) new chief of dermatology.

Record Number of Alumni Participate in 2014 SOMAA Survey

May 5th, 2015

More than 15 percent of the SOM alumni community responded to the SOMAA’s biennial survey conducted online over the fourth quarter of 2014.  This represented a record level of participation, according to Patrice Wolfe '89, chair of the SOMAA

'Rolling Davos' at Yale SOM: Speakers, Conferences, and Competitions

May 5th, 2015

The 2015 spring semester has been one of the busiest on record at Yale SOM, with a series of major events, conferences, speakers, and competitions filling our calendar in April and May—an ongoing conversation that Dean Ted Snyder called a “rolling Davos."

TEPCO’s Naomi Hirose ’83 on Leading a Company Through a Nuclear Accident

May 5th, 2015

Speaking as part of the Leaders Forum lecture series, Hirose, the president of the Tokyo Electric Power Company, discussed the lessons learned in the aftermath of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant disaster.

Is Globalization Getting More Complex?

May 4th, 2015

We thought we knew what globalization was at the end of the 20th century.