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April 9, 2002

March 9, 2001 - Recently, Yale SOM received two gifts totaling $1.2 million dollars for the ICF. The grants came from an anonymous donation which will underwrite the development of a historical database of U.S. and global stock market prices, the publication of a volume on financial innovation, and the launching of a research collection of historical financial securities. "Our plan is to allow researchers from all over the world to download detailed stock market prices and records from the ICF website and to augment it with their own collections," explained William N. Goetzmann, ICF Director and Professor of Finance at SOM. "Without the help of our donor, and others who may be motivated to contribute as a result, no single research center would have the individual resources to accomplish this. Read More

April 8, 2002

How do US firms adapt to increasing international trade? Do US firms still produce goods that are also made in low wage countries like China and India, or are they forced from low-end markets and into production of higher end goods? If US firms still compete directly with firms in low wage countries, how are they able to overcome their extreme disadvantage in labor costs? Read More

April 8, 2002

Each year in the US, retailers implement about $100 billion worth of promotional activities such as temporary price cuts, special store displays, and feature advertisements for frequently purchased items. While the goal is to increase sales of the items in question, are promotions really effective in doing so? Read More

April 4, 2002

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April 4, 2002

The Yale SOM Admissions Team will host our annual Welcome Weekend on April 18-20. That weekend will give over 100 admitted students and their families the opportunity to find out first hand what Yale SOM has to offer, with activities ranging from class visits, a Career Development Panel, to our famous New Haven pizza. Read More

April 4, 2002

The application process to become an Admissions Interviewer will begin soon. There are also other volunteer opportunities, including Information Session Leaders and Class Visit Hosts. Read More

April 4, 2002

The new Coordinators of the Professional Student Interest Groups (P-SIG) will present their benchmarking and strategic plans for the coming year on Friday, April 12 in room A-60. Read More

April 4, 2002

Thursday April 11, 3pm to 8pm at Sonalysts, Inc. Read More

April 4, 2002

This competition is sponsored by DECD and supported by CVG. The final round was held on April 4, 2002. There are $50,000 in cash awards. Read More

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