In a new book, Bruce Kogut discusses how network science reveals the small worlds and clubs behind the exercise of corporate governance.
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.
Twenty-two students participated in a Chazen Study Tour to Dubai and Abu Dhabi in January and gained insight into how Western business operates in the United Arab Emirates.
Skilled foreign workers who return home may find transferring knowledge to be surprisingly difficult — but there are remedies.
New research shows how intermediaries play a key role in facilitating the movement of goods across the globe.
A lagging consumer appetite, not a tight market for lending, is the main cause of the plunge in exports during the global recession.
Only radical action can solve Europe's sovereign debt crisis.
How did the financial industry on the other side of the Pacific fare during the economic crisis? The new issue of the Chazen Web Journal reports.
Professor Shang-Jin Wei, the new director of the Chazen Institute, discusses how innovation and the environment are tied to the global economy.
Executive in Residence Bruce Usher says the United States must take fast action on clean-energy projects to compete with China in the clean-tech race.
Spending cuts must be coupled with tax reform that addresses corruption, Professor Charles Calomiris says.
Bruce Kogut, the director of the School's Sanford C. Bernstein & Co. Center for Leadership and Ethics, discusses the center's latest perspective about making the financial sector work for Wall Street and Main Street after the financial crisis.
How cultural images from home can impair second-language skills.
After three decades of barely-checked expansion, the world is waiting for China's economy to run out of steam. Shang-Jin Wei argues that China's unique features will likely help it offset some of the slowing forces and maintain speed for the next decade.
In this podcast, Geoffrey Heal discusses one of the biggest questions businesses and society face today — and tomorrow: how to make decisions about a future that's certain to be shaped by climate change.
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.
In response to cyber attacks last week, Google has said it may withdraw its operations from China. Can it afford to do that?
The giant was willing to lose. New research from Professor Paul Ingram examines the impact of protesters on Walmart's strategy for opening new stores.
Could speeding up the adoption of US-style governance practices boost the bottom lines of Japanese firms?
Professor Shang-Jin Wei and Jong-Wha Lee, chief economist of the Asian Development Bank, shared their views on Asian economies at a recent event.
Research shows how online remote employment agencies can provide a crucial "stamp of approval" for inexperienced workers.
The recent KPMG Peat Marwick/Stanley R. Klion Forum on Ethics focused on the growing role of corruption in international trade.
New research from Professor Shang-Jin Wei points to a new macroeconomic implication of China's gender imbalance.
Cultural norms of deference to authority figures can inhibit Indian employees from challenging the status quo and sharing innovative ideas with managers.
The positioning, which defines and communicates the School’s core elements, includes the new tagline, At the Very Center of Business™.
Principles before profit that sums up Citigroup’s emphasis following the financial crisis, said Co-President James Forese during a talk with students on September 24.
Video and summary report now available for talk by CJEB Research Associate Professor Takatoshi Ito, "The Third Arrow of Abenomics: How Far Will It Reach?"
Video and summary report now available for talk by Yosuke Honjo, President & CEO of ITO EN (North America) Inc., "The Un-sweetening of America: ITO EN's Contribution to the Beverage Market"
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.
New tagline At the Very Center of Business™ highlights the School’s unrivaled impact on the forces shaping global business and showcases the extraordinary opportunities its location affords its community
CJEB Core Faculty member Gerald Curtis, Burgess Professor of Political Science at Columbia University, gave a talk, "Abe and the LDP Are Back. Now What?" on September 25. A video and summary report of the talk are now available.
New Working Paper by CJEB Director of Research David E. Weinstein, Professor Tsutomu Watanabe of the University of Tokyo, and Jessie Handbury of the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, "How Much Do Official Price Indexes Tell Us About Inflation?," now available
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.
Professor Hugh Patrick's views on the state of the political economy in Japan, particularly Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's policy of "Abenomics," were featured in his article "Japan's Price Fix" in the East Asia Forum on October 9, 2013.