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Archive for August 2008
August 29, 2008

Driving the Message Home

I’ve always believed that there are millions of people out there just waiting to hear accessible language about cars, not technical jargon.

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August 27, 2008

Crisis Alters Banking Structures

What long-term structural changes in financial intermediation will result from the subprime turmoil?

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August 25, 2008

Shareholder Activism Shapes the New Corporate Governance

Shareholders are demanding more rights. What are the implications for corporate governance?

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August 22, 2008

Class of 2010 Arrives on Campus

New students arrive on campus for orientation. Watch the photo slide show.

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August 19, 2008

Investing in a Solution for the Future

Sidney Taurel '71, chairman of Eli Lilly & Co., spoke about how he would spend $10 billion to solve a world problem. How would you spend it?

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August 18, 2008

What Next For Big Pharma?

As growth slows in the pharmaceutical sector, shareholders are putting pressure on companies and their executives to make some difficult decisions.

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August 15, 2008

Bizz Word Primer: Widgets Are Not Apps

Just what is the difference between a widget and an app?

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August 12, 2008

A New Model to Price Houses

Today’s distressed mortgage market requires a new model for house pricing. Here are a few key takeaways from my research.

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August 11, 2008

Olympic Prep for the Business World

Olympian performance has many overlaps with the business world. No one knows that better than Keeth Smart '10, who will be starting at CBS next week on the heels of his third Olympic appearance as the captain of the U.S. Fencing Team.

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