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Press Release | August 17, 2015

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2015 Deming Cup to Be Awarded to Kenneth Chenault and Toby Cosgrove

School News | August 07, 2015

The W. Edwards Deming Center at Columbia Business School announced that the 2015 Deming Cup for Operational Excellence will be awarded to Kenneth I. Chenault, chairman and CEO of American Express, and Dr. Delos M. “Toby” Cosgrove, president and CEO of Cleveland Clinic.

Topics: Operations | Read Article

Columbia Business School Partners with the White House to Expand Opportunities for Female Leaders

Press Release | August 05, 2015

Topics: Leadership | Read Article

Want to Field a Winning Team? Try Equality

Media Mentions | July 31, 2015 | Forbes

Research from Professor Adam Galinsky studied FIFA data from 199 soccer teams and found that the more broadly-based your talent search, the more people you will encounter and the higher the probability that you will find talent in places you never knew existed.

Topics: Operations, Organizations | Read Article

Lorraine Marchand Named Director of Healthcare and Pharmaceutical Management Program

School News | July 29, 2015

Topics: Healthcare | Read Article

You’re More Creative When You’re Sarcastic, Study Says

Media Mentions | July 29, 2015 | The Huffington Post

Research by Professor Adam Galinsky reveals that people who express and receive sarcastic comments are more creative.

Topics: Leadership | Read Article

China’s Walled-Off Market May Still Bleed into the Global Economy

Media Mentions | July 28, 2015 | The Wall Street Journal

China’s stock market turbulence will not directly impact the American economy, says Professor Wei Jiang.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments, World Business | Read Article

Why Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight Blog Is Wrong about Teacher Evaluation

Media Mentions | July 28, 2015 | The Washington Post

Article cites Professor Jonah Rockoff’s research on the long-term impact of teachers in a rebuttal to Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight blog about teacher evaluation. 

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Tips for Today’s CFO

Media Mentions | July 28, 2015 | The Wall Street Journal

Professor Rita McGrath says that conventional finance metrics measure the wrong things and that we are beginning to see more finance community members embrace different accounting methods.

Topics: Accounting, Corporate Finance | Read Article

Stop Thinking about Markets as If They Were Human

Media Mentions | July 28, 2015 | Bloomberg

The language we use to describe market moves affects our behavior, says Professor Michael Morris’ research. Therefore, how TV commentators speak about markets can influence investors' opinions.

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