Friday, April 26th 8:00 p.m. The Little Theater (1 Lincoln Street)
Thursday, May 9th, 9:30am Shotgun Start Yale Golf Course
Yale SOM Crew Women!!!
A monitor has been placed in the breakout room, B35a. This is a 17 inch flat panel display. I have seen people trying to gather around a single laptop monitor while working in groups. This display will allow a group to view the same laptop screen more comfortably.
At the end of the semester many students find that they need to find quick sources of tabular data to support a point in a presentation or paper. Data in Excel format on corporate finance, population statistics and industry market share are just a few clicks away.
Two New Discussion Forums for the Class of 2004
Friday, May 3, 2002 10:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. Yale Law School Room 122
Every year, local, state and federal governments contract out substantial portions of their work to the nonprofit sector. New York City alone contracted out almost $7 billion in 1999. Indeed, President Bush has made increasing such sub-contracting one of his new initiatives. But how do these contracts affect the nonprofits that win them?
The Tennessee Valley Authority, as an independent federal corporation governed by a three-person board, able to set prices in the context of legal monopoly, made large scale investment decisions in the 1980's based on erroneous projections of technology and market growth for electricity.
Traditional economics posits that individuals make rational decisions, but where was rationality when millions loopily purchased "pet rocks" and Internet stocks? Why do fads start and stop?