Recent News

February 26, 2014

Levin called for increased federal funding for university-based research, which he said is important to securing American prosperity. Read More

February 25, 2014

Speaking as part of the Leaders Forum lecture series on January 29, Gorman called the banking crisis that began in 2008 an “embarrassing” industry failure that required an aggressive federal response. Read More

February 24, 2014

Anthropologists and psychologists called it the "magical law of contagion," or the belief that a person's essence can be transmitted through objects they have touched. In the 1920s, anthropologist James Frazer suggested the belief was common to "savage and barbarous society." But, in a study published Monday in the journal PNAS, Yale University researchers argue that such magical thinking is alive and well here in the United States. Read More

February 21, 2014

Schott testified about his research showing that a change in trade policy toward China resulted in sharp drop in U.S. manufacturing jobs. Read More

February 21, 2014

Speaking as part of the Leaders Forum lecture series, Kleinfeld said that young business leaders need the discipline to master complex subjects. Read More

February 18, 2014

Hilary Pennington, SOM Class of 1983, spoke at the Yale School of Management’s Social Impact Lab, sharing her thoughts on social impact, having spent the previous five years as Director of Special Initiatives at the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. Read More

February 18, 2014

Eli Nutrition, a student-run startup company that makes a new antacid based on Yale research, has received an investment of $100,000 from the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute’s Innovation Fund. Read More

February 18, 2014

Former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Paul Volcker criticized the current state of democracy in America in a Wilson School lecture on Friday. Volcker explained that the topic of the lecture would be “Good Governance,” examining the current state of the United States’ governing bodies and whether or not they are meeting the needs of citizens. Read More

February 13, 2014

Yale SOM alumna Kelly Goldsmith was recently acknowledged as one of the “Top 40 Under 40″ business school professors by Poets & Quants, and gives a nod her academic advisor, Professor Ravi Dhar, for his wisdom, creativity, and relentless work ethic. Read More