Recent News

January 27, 2002

The registration deadline for the Carrot Capital Business Plan Challenge ("Challenge"), a nationwide business plan competition in which virtually all the top 50 business schools in the US are participating, has been extended to February 12, 2002, from December 10, 2001. Read More

January 25, 2002

Does the Internet affect the prices paid by minorities and women for new cars? Fiona Scott Morton and her research team show that the answer is yes, and that demographic characteristics of the buyer affect the price paid for the car. For example, more highly educated people pay lower prices. Read More

December 6, 2001

New Haven, CT, December 6, 2001 -- "YES." A recent study by researchers at Berkeley and Yale found that the Internet is disproportionately beneficial to those whose demographics put them at a disadvantage in negotiating -- primarily African-Americans, Hispanics, and women. Read More

November 27, 2001

November 27, 2001 - New Haven, CT - The Yale School of Management honors William J. McDonough, President and Chief Executive Officer, Federal Reserve Bank of New York, in London, England today with The Yale School of Management Award for Distinguished Leadership in Global Capital Markets. The event gathers 50 of the world's leading financiers, finance ministers, and central bank governors for a meeting that includes a discussion on the future of global markets. Read More

October 31, 2001

New Haven, CT - October 31, 2001 - The Yale School of Management is being honored today by The Aspen Institute in New York City and The World Resource Institute in Washington, D.C. with an award for its outstanding leadership in training MBA students in environmental management skills. Read More

October 10, 2001

New Haven, CT, October 10, 2001 - At the first conference held by the newly-formed executive education partnership of the Yale School of Management and The Chief Executive Leadership Institute, Roger A. Enrico, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo, received the "Legend in Leadership Award," for his outstanding contributions to business and society and for the inspirational model he has set. Read More

June 12, 2001

New Haven, CT, June 12, 2001 -- Garry Brewer, an accomplished leader in the field of policy science with expertise in environmental management, has been appointed the Frederick K. Weyerhaeuser Professor of Resource Policy and Management, jointly by the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies and the Yale School of Management. He will join both faculties in July. Read More

June 12, 2001

New Haven, CT, June 12, 2001 -- Where do the world's most prominent chief executives go when they want to learn from each other? CEOs from Michael Dell to Sumner Redstone to Quincy Jones would likely say, The Chief Executive Leadership Institute (CELI), a combination think-tank and corporate management education center. Starting this summer, CELI joins forces with the Yale School of Management to offer the first University-based peer driven leadership education program for America's top executives. Read More

May 22, 2001

New Haven, CT, May 22, 2001 -- Amidst the current turbulence in our financial markets, a group of leaders from business, banking and academia, established at the suggestion of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in April 2000, released its findings today on ways to improve the system of financial reporting for companies. It concluded that investors do not have all the information they need to make the most reasoned judgments on how to value companies. Read More

April 3, 2001

New Haven, CT, April 3, 2001 -- A team of five Yale MBA students won the finals of the national Venture Capital Investment Contest (VCIC), a one-of-a-kind competition that gives MBA students from top business schools venture capital experience in a competitive environment. Student teams from 32 leading U.S. business schools competed in the contest. The event was held last weekend at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, which founded the competition in 1998. Read More