Business Economics and Public Policy

Elke Weber, Geoffrey Heal Appointed to National Academies

School News | May 27, 2016

The two professors have been recognized for their respective work on climate change.

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

How to Revive the U.S. Economy

Media Mentions | May 17, 2016 | CNN

The economy is a top issue for voters in the upcoming Presidential Election and Dean Glenn Hubbard states that a real discussion regarding policies for economic growth is necessary from both candidates.

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Why Won’t Trump Release His Tax Returns? Here Are a Few Possible Reasons.

Media Mentions | May 11, 2016 | The Washington Post

Professor Robert Willens suggests that a possible reason why Donald Trump has not yet released his tax returns is he may have a lot of money overseas which could prove embarrassing.

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Don’t Blame the Fed for America’s Economic Problems

Media Mentions | May 10, 2016 | Fortune

A byline by Dean Glenn Hubbard examines US fiscal policy and potential rate hikes.

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Corporate Short-Termism Leads to Long-Term Pain

Media Mentions | May 04, 2016 | Barron's

Professors Patrick Bolton and Shiva Rajgopal author a column explaining that “quarterly capitalism” has led to oil spills and other problems.

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

Adblock plus Now Wants You to Pay to Browse the Internet

Media Mentions | May 03, 2016 | Wired

Professor Rita McGrath questions how you would change the value proposition enough so that people would pay for something that they’re used to getting for free as it relates to start-up Flattr Plus which promises to pay people who create stories, videos, and art on the Internet.

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A Third of Newlyweds Are in the Dark about Their Spouse's Finances

Media Mentions | May 02, 2016 | Bloomberg News

Michael Slepian, post-doctoral researcher says keeping financial information hidden from spouse can damage the relationship of newlyweds.

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Here's How BCG, Citi, and Elite B-Schools Are Bringing Women into the C-Suite

Media Mentions | May 02, 2016 | Business Because

40 deans from top US business schools, including Dean Glenn Hubbard, stood at the White House and pledged to increase opportunities for women.

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What Clinton and Trump Get Wrong about U.S. Growth

Media Mentions | April 19, 2016 | Fortune

Dean Glenn Hubbard proposes policies that he believes should be considered by both political parties to empower workers and grow the economy.

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Why Uber Faces a Price Surge Lawsuit

Media Mentions | April 02, 2016 | The Christian Science Monitor

Professor Evan Rawley weighs-in on the class action lawsuit alleging Uber’s CEO of surge pricing.

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