China is undoubtedly the world’s biggest market for counterfeit products. From fake Louis Vuitton bags, to Prada purses, Adidas sweatpants, Nike sneakers and Rolex watches—you can buy them all for a song in huge multistoried markets across China’s cities. How does the prevalence of counterfeits impact brand owners? Should the likes of Gucci and Prada crack down on counterfeits?
Kolditz is among a group of experts who have found "no compelling medical reason" for the U.S. military ban on transgender service members.
Can't decide what to get your boyfriend for his birthday? Should you get him a Gucci belt or a year's supply of toilet paper? While you may think that he'll be more impressed with the Gucci belt, psychologists say he'll actually be more impressed with the toilet paper- even if he's a brand-obsessed metro-sexual.
Professor Victor Vroom is the recipient of the OB Division Lifetime Achievement Award of the Academy of Management.
A series of Global Network courses use technology to connect students and faculty on multiple continents. The result is a broader understanding of global markets and organizations.
A somewhat surprising announcement by The Sun that from now on every Tuesday Page 3 models will be part of a campaign to raise awareness on breast cancer (“check ‘em Tuesday” in the poetic words of The Sun) caught some commentators off guard: How should one feel about mixing the sexist page with health promotion? In a recent paper, George Newman and Daylian Cain looked at what happens if people and companies behave altruistically in the service of self-interest.
The MBA Innovation Summit, an afternoon convening business practitioners and students on the topic of innovation, reflects a growing interest at Yale in innovation thinking, tools, and strategies, as well as their practical application in solving major business challenges.
Getting on top of your finances can be a real bear. On paper the idea sounds simple, but in real life, it’s easier said than done.
Professor Olav Sorenson is among a group of scholars who have launched Sociological Science, a new online, open-access journal that aims to be an innovator in academic publishing.