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Archive for 2010
March 26, 2010

Japan: In Decline or at a Turning Point?

What can Japanese businesses learn from the unprecedented crisis engulfing Toyota? It's a question that was raised over spring break on the Chazen Study Tour to Japan.

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March 23, 2010

A Long View on Health Insurance

With 32 million people expected to gain access to insurance coverage, what is the long-term economic prospect? Professor Frank Lichtenberg explains why insurance is a good investment.

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March 19, 2010

Rational Decision Making: Myth or Reality?

Professor Stephan Meier's research looks at the ways individuals behave with financial products. How can firms better help consumers make decisions?

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March 16, 2010

Competition, Profits in Latin America

Was Exxon's decision to pull out of Venezuela a smart one? Can Facebook challenge Orkut in Brazil? The new issue of Chazen Web Journal takes a look.

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March 11, 2010

Buzz Fail: Whose Default Is It?

What can firms learn from Google’s Buzz launch? Professor Eric Johnson shares his insight on how to use defaults more strategically.

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March 08, 2010

Another Brick in the Pay Wall: Views on Publishing's Future

Build an iPhone app or create a pay wall? Three professors share their thoughts on how the print industry might change its business model.

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March 03, 2010

Behind the Scenes at TARP

Senior Vice Dean Chris Mayer and I had the opportunity to host a Community Forum with Howard Schweitzer and Jim Lambright, two amazing leaders who led the TARP effort.

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March 01, 2010

When Believing Is Deceiving

Why did subprime mortgage borrowers make the choices they did? In her new book, The Art of Choosing, Professor Sheena Iyengar examines how we make choices.

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February 26, 2010

Focus on Asset Quality, Not Activities

An effective modern adaptation of the spirit of Glass-Steagall would place substantive limits on asset quality, says Professor David Beim.

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