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Accounting professors consistently rank among the best teachers at Columbia Business School. In addition to delivering one of the highest-rated core courses in the MBA and EMBA programs, the Accounting Division offers many highly sought-after elective courses in such areas as valuation, management control systems, taxation, and financial statement analysis.
The division's research and teaching typically involve the development and analysis of quantitative models of business problems. These models are used to support decision-making, to measure and manage risks, and to enhance understanding of business practices. The division is also active in advancing underlying methodologies.
Finance and Economics is our largest division in terms of course offerings, and students benefit from both an expert faculty and access to the many distinguished Wall Street practitioners we count among our alumni.
The research skills and rich management experiences of the faculty combine to give the division a leading teaching role in the School’s degree programs. In the MBA and EMBA programs, members of the management faculty teach many of the most sought-after elective courses on topics such as top management processes, decision making, and negotiation.
Located in New York City, we are surrounded by the latest innovations from leading marketing practitioners as well as the cutting-edge research conducted by our world-renowned faculty. Columbia’s Marketing Program develops creative and analytical marketers armed with the skills, network, and experience to succeed. Columbia Business School is where marketing happens.
Anchored in psychology, organizational sociology, and economics, the Competitive Strategy CDA involves the participation of faculty members in operations, finance, marketing, and other functional areas who are interested in the study of the integrated strategy of a firm.
More than just formal haggling across a table, a negotiation unfolds each time parties come together to solve problems or allocate resources and responsibilities. The Decision Making and Negotiations area is at the heart of how Columbia is fostering these connections.
Calendar of Events
- Multi-Industry Career Development Panel Discussion
- May 30 2015 03:00PM
- Riccio MSE Analytics for Business Research
- Jun 01 2015 03:00PM
- Marketing Brown Bag Seminar
- Jun 02 2015 11:30AM
- B6102 Operations Management Class Event - Prof. Jacob Leshno
- Jun 02 2015 06:00PM
- Accounting Brown Bag lunch
- Jun 03 2015 12:30PM
- Riccio MSE Analytics for Business Research
- Jun 03 2015 03:00PM
- B6102 Operations Management Class Event - Prof. Jacob Leshno (COPY)
- Jun 04 2015 06:00PM
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Growth Sometimes Wins
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Chris Borland Makes the Hard Choice to Go Long
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Clinton's 2016 Logo "Fail" Not Likely to Lose Voters
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Your Secrets Are Weighing You Down
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Low-Calorie Menus Could Be Making Us Fat
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Can't Meet Anyone Online? It's Not All Your Fault.
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To Anchor a Negotiation, Two Points May Be Better Than One
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