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Report: Number of Women Executives Remains Low

Ethics and Leadership News | November 15, 2011

A new report reveals the number of women holding leadership positions in New York's top companies continues to rise at a sluggish pace.

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2011 Botwinick Prize in Business Ethics Awarded to IKEA's CEO

Ethics and Leadership News | November 3, 2011

Mikael Ohlsson, president and CEO for the IKEA Group, received the 2011 Botwinick Prize in Business Ethics, an annual award presented by the Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Center for Leadership and Ethics.

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Panel Highlights Need to Increase Diversity in Corporate Leadership

Ethics and Leadership News | October 13, 2011

The Student Leadership and Ethics Board brought together industry leaders and activists to discuss diversity on corporate boards.

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Henry Kravis '69: Meaningful Success Requires Integrity

Ethics and Leadership News | May 17, 2011

Henry Kravis '69 urges the School's newest alumni to take responsibility for shaping society.

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Columbia's Future Leaders Gather to Discuss Revolutionizing the Future

Ethics and Leadership News | May 3, 2011

The Columbia Future Leaders symposium convened 120 students from across the University for a day-long event centered around Building Leaders: Revolutionizing the Future.

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Rebuilding Trust & Restoring Confidence: Students Complete Leadership and Ethics Events Series

Ethics and Leadership News | May 2, 2011

The Student Leadership and Ethics Board hosted a series of events under the emerging theme of Rebuilding Trust & Restoring Confidence.

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

Students Initiate Teaching Prize Highlighting Leadership, Ethics, and Governance

Ethics and Leadership News | April 5, 2011

The Individual, Business, and Society (IBS) Teaching Prize will honor a Columbia Business School faculty member for outstanding teaching of leadership, ethics, and governance within the core and flex core curriculum.

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Governance, Executive Compensation, and Excessive Risk: A Research Report

Ethics and Leadership News | December 15, 2010

The Sanford C. Bernstein Center, in conjunction with Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung, has produced a research report on Governance, Executive Compensation, and Excessive Risk in the Financial Services Industry, which addresses the latest academic research and industry best practices on corporate governance and compensation in the financial industry as well as the latest proposals for reform and regulation of these practices.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Capital Markets and Investments, Corporate Finance, Leadership, Risk Management, World Business | Read Article

Changing Finance to Financing Change: Peter Blom Sets Precedent in Responsible Banking

Ethics and Leadership News | November 16, 2010

Peter Blom Receives Botwinick Prize in Business Ethics for his leadership in responsible banking.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments, Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Social Enterprise, World Business | Read Article

How Social Entrepreneurship Can Bridge Cultural Divides

Ethics and Leadership News | October 11, 2010

Social entrepreneurship can be a powerful force for bridging cultural divides.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Social Enterprise, World Business | Read Article