Corporate Finance News
November 20, 2012
Women’s careers can be viewed as “lattices instead of ladders” in some cases, Sallie Krawcheck ’92 said during her keynote address as part of Columbia Business School’s first Women’s Week, held November 12-16.
November 08, 2012
Henry Miller ’70 shared how lessons he has learned restructuring private companies could help solve both national and local deficit problems.
May 13, 2012
The article discusses Prof. Jiang’s research that examines the role of hedge funds in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy process.
Bankrupts Better Off With Hedge Fund Help
April 22, 2012
Prof. Kim discusses research co–conducted with Prof. Kogut that finds the technology stock market boom created an upward push in the normative expectation of executives’ compensation through social comparisons.
Media Exec Pay: What Goes Up, Stays Up
March 20, 2012
The article notes Prof. Nissim’s research on the significance of dividends following Apple’s decision to make a dividend payment to its investors.
Dividend Investors to Get 15% Raise
March 01, 2012
More than 750 professionals, academics, alumni, and students gathered on February 3, 2012 for the 18th Annual Private Equity and Venture Capital Conference. Columbia Business School's Private Equity and Venture Capital Club hosted the event, which focused on the emerging opportunities and challenges facing the industry through its theme, "Out of the Storm But Not Out of the Woods."
February 24, 2012
The article cites a study by Prof. Nissim and Vice Dean Ziv on dividend changes and future profitability, in light of Apple’s decision not to declare a dividend.
Apple’s cash creates dangerous temptation
January 05, 2012
Prof. Jones discusses the Government Accountability Office’s (GAO) report on credit unions.
Report Criticizes Handling of Credit Unions’ Failures
November 10, 2011
Erskine Bowles ’69, cochair of the National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform, addressed a capacity crowd of Columbia Business School students, faculty members, alumni, and industry professionals at the Inaugural Program for Financial Studies Conference, “Finance in a World of Uncertainties.”
September 12, 2011
MBA influencer blogger, Stacy Blackman, highlights the inaugural year of Columbia Business School’s Program for Financial Studies, led by Prof. Laurie Hodrick.
Spotlight On: Columbia Business School’s Program For Financial Studies
September 06, 2011
This month, Columbia Business School celebrates the extraordinary inaugural year of the Program for Financial Studies, a groundbreaking educational initiative developed by Laurie Hodrick, the A. Barton Hepburn Professor of Economics in the Faculty of Business.