Capital Markets and Investments

HBR Defends 'The World's Dumbest Idea'

Media Mentions | August 31, 2016 | Forbes

Professor Michael Mauboussin’s co-authored article, “Reclaiming the Idea of Shareholder Value,” published in The Harvard Business Review discussing short-termism and maximizing shareholder value is critiqued.

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Michael Mauboussin on Skill and Luck

Media Mentions | August 16, 2016 | Bloomberg View

Professor Michael Mauboussin discusses the role of skill, luck, and randomness in investing as well as his recent book “The Success Equation: Untangling Skill and Luck in Business, Sports, and Investing.”

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Zen and the Art of 401(K) Maintenance

Media Mentions | August 06, 2016 | The New York Times

Professor Michaela Pagel advises investors to check their account statements as seldom as possible, especially when markets are falling.

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Morning Tech

Media Mentions | August 02, 2016 | Politicio

Professor Dan Wang comments on the Uber/Didi merger in China noting riders saw Uber as more trustworthy with higher quality rides, however, Didi had the hometown advantage with better knowledge of local regulations allowing it to move more quickly to expand.

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Savoldelli on Hedge Funds, Barinka on IPOs

Media Mentions | July 25, 2016 | Bloomberg TV

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Is the US Economic Recovery Stuck in a Rut?

Media Mentions | July 07, 2016 | BBC News

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Tell-Alls, Strategic Plans and Cautionary Tales

Media Mentions | July 05, 2016 | The New York Times

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Taking Stock of Hedge Funds under Pressure

Media Mentions | July 05, 2016 | Bloomberg TV

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New Stock-Price Predictor: Amazon Reviews

Media Mentions | July 04, 2016 | The Wall Street Journal

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What Would You Do without Your Yahoo? Avid Users Fret as Decision Looms

Media Mentions | June 30, 2016 | USA Today

Professor Rita McGrath says that any new owner of Yahoo will review all of the company’s assets to ascertain what’s profitable and remove what is not.

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