Capital Markets and Investments

Science Says a Common Piece of Career Wisdom May Be Wrong

Media Mentions | May 24, 2016 | Business Insider

When it comes to MBA grads pursuing work in investment banking, generalists receive better job offers than specialists, says new research co-authored by Professor Damon Phillips.

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Warren Buffett Stake Suggests Apple Is All Grown Up

Media Mentions | May 19, 2016 | The New York Times

Professor Bruce Greenwald, director of the Heilbrunn Center for Graham and Dodd Investing, weighs in on Apple being viewed as a value stock in light of Warren Buffett’s recent investment in the company.

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Target Poaches Chief Merchandising Officer from Nordstrom

Media Mentions | May 18, 2016 | Retail Dive

Professor Mark Cohen says that Target is getting back to its core of offering consumers interesting, well differentiated goods in addition to supplying every day products.

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15 Top Takeaways from the Centennial Symposium

School News | May 18, 2016

A look at the biggest ideas from Columbia Business School’s 100th-anniversary event.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments, Centennial, Entrepreneurship, Healthcare, Leadership, Media and Technology, Organizations, Social Enterprise, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

Why Hedge Funds Crowd into Positions

Media Mentions | May 18, 2016 | Bloomberg TV

Professor Fabio Savoldelli discusses concerns and reasons behind hedge funds crowding stocks.

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This Student Won Elite Hedge Fund Investing Contest

Media Mentions | May 12, 2016 | CNBC

Marc Grow ’17 explains how he came up with the concept that won the idea contest at the Sohn Investment Conference, which brings the world’s savviest investors together to share fresh insights and money-making ideas.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments, Leadership | Read Article

New to Investing? Here's How to Get Started

Press Release | May 11, 2016

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Let's Say It All Together: Nobody Knows Anything

Media Mentions | May 05, 2016 | Bloomberg View

Professor Michael Mauboussin extols the virtue of luck when skilled individuals compete at a very high level.

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

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

Another Big Campus Gift for Business Education, This One by a Hands-On Donor

Media Mentions | May 03, 2016 | Inside Philanthropy

The Chazen Institute of International Business has been renamed the Jerome A. Chazen Institute for Global Business and recently received a $10 million gift from Jerome A. Chazen ‘50 for its continued development.

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