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Citigroup Leader Shares Post-Crisis Lessons

Ethics and Leadership News | October 01, 2013

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Corporate Finance, Leadership, Organizations, Risk Management, World Business | Read Article

Risk, Innovation, and Social Value

Ethics and Leadership News | January 30, 2013

Bruce Kogut, the director of the School's Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Center for Leadership and Ethics, discusses the center's latest perspective about making the financial sector work for Wall Street and Main Street after the financial crisis.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Leadership, Organizations, Risk Management, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

Down with Lobbyists! Or Not?

Ethics and Leadership News | March 05, 2012

The brutal fact is that spending money on lobby groups often pays off for companies. Gillian Tett of the Financial Times discusses insights from the Business and Politics conference.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Leadership | Read Article

Rebuilding Trust & Restoring Confidence: Students Complete Leadership and Ethics Events Series

Ethics and Leadership News | May 02, 2011

The Student Leadership and Ethics Board hosted a series of events under the emerging theme of Rebuilding Trust & Restoring Confidence.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Leadership, World Business | Read Article

Governance, Executive Compensation, and Excessive Risk: A Research Report

Ethics and Leadership News | December 15, 2010

The Sanford C. Bernstein Center, in conjunction with Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, has produced a research report on Governance, Executive Compensation, and Excessive Risk in the Financial Services Industry, which addresses the latest academic research and industry best practices on corporate governance and compensation in the financial industry as well as the latest proposals for reform and regulation of these practices.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Corporate Finance, Leadership, Risk Management, World Business | Read Article

Bernstein Center Hosts Conference on Governance, Executive Compensation and Excessive Risk in the Financial Services Industry

Ethics and Leadership News | June 14, 2010

The Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Center for Leadership and Ethics co-hosted the May 27 event with Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Leadership, Risk Management, World Business | Read Article

Report Released on the Impact and Implications of Quantitative Models and Financial Innovations

Ethics and Leadership News | May 19, 2010

Read the report on "The Quantitative Revolution and the Crisis: How Quantitative Financial Models Have Been Used and Misused."

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Corporate Finance, Leadership, Risk Management, World Business | Read Article

Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Center Call for Research on Diversity and Womenomics

Ethics and Leadership News | March 08, 2008

March 8th celebrates International Women’s Day. For the Columbia Business School, this day was preceded by the announcement by Goldman Sachs of $100 million to fund education for women in emerging markets; Columbia Business School was named as one of the 10 partner schools.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Media and Technology | Read Article

Aspen Institute Honors Professor Ray Fisman with Faculty Pioneer Award

Ethics and Leadership News | October 12, 2006

Professor Ray Fisman receives of the Rising Star Award.

Topics: Social Enterprise, Business Economics and Public Policy, Leadership | Read Article

Profits with Purpose: Can Profits and Human Well-Being go Hand-in-Hand?

Ethics and Leadership News | October 12, 2006

By David Witkin '06, Laurent Jabre '06, Salah Zalatimo '07 and Shervin Setareh '06.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Leadership | Read Article

 

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Join Ms. Denise Morrison, CEO of Campbell Soup, and Ms. Ellen Kaden, chief legal and government affairs officer of Campbell Soup, for a fireside chat moderated by Professor Bruce Kogut on board governance and maintaining high ethical principles in a competitive market.

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Identifies "structural breaks" — privatization, for example, or globalization — and assesses why powerful actors across countries behave similarly or differently in terms of network properties and corporate governance.

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