Media Mentions

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

FinTech: 10 B-School Experts Reveal Predictions for Disruption in Financial Services

Media Mentions | December 22, 2015 | Business Because

Regina Resnick, associate dean, Career Management Center, says “fintech,” the intersection of finance and technology, is luring some of b-schools’ brightest minds.

Topics: Corporate Finance, Media and Technology | Read Article

LEF Students Present Innovative Marketing, Design Solutions for Top Luxury Brands

Media Mentions | December 22, 2015 | Luxury Daily

Michael Malone, associate dean for MBA/EMBA programs, notes the long-standing partnership with the Luxury Education Foundation provides the opportunity for students to collaborate with senior executives at luxury brands.

Topics: Marketing | Read Article

Ten Women from the Class of 2017 to Watch

Media Mentions | December 19, 2015 | Poets and Quants

Paige Ford ‘17 is named one of 10 women to watch from the class of 2017.

Topics: Leadership | Read Article

Ostrich Investors

Media Mentions | December 19, 2015 | Bloomberg Radio

On Bloomberg Radio, Professor Nachum Sicherman discusses his research on the “ostrich effect:” the tendency of investors to avoid looking at their portfolios when markets are down.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments, Risk Management | Read Article

Order Take-Out to Help Fight Hunger in New York This Holiday Season

Media Mentions | December 18, 2015 | Village Voice

Sharebite, a new food-ordering app dedicated to making a social impact and founded by Mohsin Memon ’14, has partnered with City Harvest to help feed New Yorkers battling hunger.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Social Enterprise | Read Article

What Science Has to Say about Affirmative Action

Media Mentions | December 17, 2015 | Scientific American

A byline by Professor Valerie Purdie-Vaughns explains that experiments show lower test scores and poorer academic performance can sometimes be explained by psychological stress rather than lower ability.

Topics: Operations | Read Article

The Latest: Asia Stocks Cheer Fed, Currencies Drop

Media Mentions | December 17, 2015 | The Associated Press

Professor Charles Calomiris says the Fed statement hedged the possibility that inflation might not pick up much and acknowledged that global pressures could influence its choices going forward.

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