World Business News
January 28, 2014
Prof. Andrew Ang’s research on the Norwegian Government Pension Fund finds that active management can add value to the multi–asset portfolio.
Institutional Investors Embrace Risk Premia and Eye Diversification Benefits
January 24, 2014
Prof. Sheena Iyengar says whether in business or daily life, people need to know their limitations, prioritize their goals, and be “choosey about choosing.”
January 23, 2014
The article cites research by Prof. Katherine Phillips that finds countries with high rates of ethnic conflict, infighting, and civil war fare better both socially and economically under female leaders.
For the Central African Republic, Hope Takes Female Form
January 12, 2014
The article features the Center on Global Brand Leadership’s presentation of Prof. Schmitt’s new book, The Changing Face of the Asian Consumer.
The Academic Week Ahead
January 08, 2014
David Rogers, executive director of BRITE, says surveillance by the NSA has damaged the ability of American tech companies to do business overseas.
Why Is the Government at CES?
January 01, 2014
New research by Prof. Geoffrey Heal shows that unusually warm years damage economic productivity in hotter–than–average countries but lead to higher output in colder–than–average countries.
December 01, 2013
Prof. Emi Nakamura’s research finds that Chinese inflation figures have been understated as of late, while data on growth in consumption have been overstated.
November 22, 2013
Chazen Director Shang-Jin Wei comments on a new Chinese policy that gives rural farmers more rights to their land and the benefits such reforms could have for agricultural investment and the economy.
Beijing to Make It Easier to Bet the Farm
November 18, 2013
Chazen Institute Director Shang-Jin Wei argues that a relaxed one–child policy could close China’s widening gender imbalance, reduce competition in the marriage market, and make homebuying more affordable.
October 31, 2013
The positioning, which defines and communicates the School’s core elements, includes the new tagline, At the Very Center of Business™.
October 10, 2013
Prof. Wei argues that the US defaulting on its debts could cause counties like China to shift their money out of US bonds and into safer investments.