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Archive for December 2008
December 30, 2008

Best Ideas and Books of 2008

We asked faculty members to look back at the year and give us their pick for the best idea or book of 2008.

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December 29, 2008

The World Is Still Round

A new book by Professor Bruce C. Greenwald and Judd Kahn challenges the predominant view of globalization.

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December 24, 2008

A Better Way to Finance Social Enterprise

We need financial instruments and markets that are designed specifically for social enterprise.

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December 23, 2008

Embracing Change in a Challenged Healthcare Industry

At Columbia Business School's 5th Annual Healthcare Conference, industry leaders said they are looking for ways to drive innovation.

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December 22, 2008

The Purpose Driven MBA

How should business schools develop leadership skills?

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December 19, 2008

How An Economist Spends $500 Billion

Professor Joseph Stiglitz explains how he would spend a $500 billion economic stimulus package.

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December 18, 2008

Shorting Ban Repeats History

Stocks protected by the October shorting ban experienced only a temporary price bump and had their market liquidity degraded, says Professor Charles Jones.

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December 17, 2008

No Lender Risk in Housing Plan

Low mortgage rates would substantially reduce the risk of further house price declines.

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December 16, 2008

Too Small to Fail?

There are some things that are too small to let fail, such as the young enterprises which are the entrepreneurial backbone of our economy.

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