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Unemployment Benefits Actually Help the Economy – And the More Generous the Better

Press Release | February 09, 2016

New research from Columbia Business School shows that unemployment insurance stabilizes the economy

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What Created the NYC Startup Scene — and Can It Be Replicated?

School News | February 08, 2016

Entrepreneurship expert Steve Blank shared his insights at “Hacking NYC: Beyond the Rise of the NYC Startup Ecosystem,” sponsored by the Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center and hosted by Goodwin Procter LLP.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Media and Technology | Read Article

Professor Olivier Toubia Named New Faculty Director of Lang Center

School News | February 05, 2016

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Why Risky Shadow Banking is Unlikely to Go Away

Press Release | January 27, 2016

New Research from Columbia Business School Shows that Despite the Federal Reserve’s Success at Reducing Liquidity Risks, Many Banks Resisted Joining from its Beginning

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments | Read Article

School’s First Student Value-Investing Fund Offers Rare Hands-on Experience

School News | January 27, 2016

Thanks to a generous gift from investor Thomas Russo, the new 5x5x5 Student Value Investment Fund provides students with real-world, long-term value investing opportunities.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments | Read Article

Forbes Highlights 2 Alums and 1 Student on ‘30 Under 30’ List

School News | January 20, 2016

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Media and Technology | Read Article

Clap for Apps

School News | January 08, 2016

Columbia Business School alums have released four new apps, two in collaboration with the Columbia Startup Lab.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Media and Technology | Read Article

Why Companies Struggle with Corporate Culture

Media Mentions | December 29, 2015 | Baseline

Professor Shivaram Rajgopal discusses his research on corporate culture stating it can turn into a tailwind of progress instead of a headwind of obstruction when harnessed correctly.

Topics: Leadership | Read Article

Why Carol Meyrowitz, CEO of TJX, Is Retailer of the Year

Media Mentions | December 28, 2015 | Forbes

Professor Mark Cohen comments on the retailer, TJ Maxx’s success, saying the company has perfected the off-price concept by building a strong trust and loyal customer base.

Topics: Leadership, Strategy | Read Article

Are Donald Trump's Economic Ideas Sound?

Media Mentions | December 23, 2015 | Bloomberg Markets

Dean Glenn Hubbard discusses Fed policy and weighs in on GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump's economics.  

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