Management professor Craig Crossland's research about women on corporate boards may mean they are "knocking some business sense into male colleagues," says WaPo's Wonkblog.
Boards with higher female representation are more likely to identify challenges related to a merger or acquisition, according to research by management assistant professor Craig Crossland.
Finance Prof. Martijn Cremers studies the performance of fund managers and their ability to "beat" the index over time. In this Financial Times article, he explains the findings of his recent research.
Poets & Quants recognizes Molly Burd, a Navy veteran.
Mendoza College of Business is restructuring its current management department to form two new departments, Dean Roger Huang announced. The new structure will allow the College to better represent the broad array of disciplines previously included under the "management" umbrella.
Novices play better golf when they have expensive brand name equipment, according to research by marketing professor Frank Germann. NPR story.
Finance professor Martijn Cremers defines funds with at least 40% of the portfolio overlapping the benchmark as low on the active-management side.
Trade agreements have repercussions far beyond the buying and selling of goods, even to supporting economic stability and world peace, says Finance Professor Jeffrey Bergstrand in his editorial on the Trans-Atlantic Trade and Investment Partnership.
Accountancy alum Dan Renaldo, a former NBC executive, volunteers as a mentor at Eva's Village, a social service nonprofit in Paterson, New Jersey. Story by The Record of North New Jersey.
Assistant management professor Craig Crossland studied the NFL to determine if the so-called “acolyte effect” that makes protégés of successful head coaches successful in turn is real.
Certus Therapeutics won the grand prize of the 16th Annual McCloskey Business Plan Competition, which is organized by the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurship. All told, more than $300,000 in cash and in-kind prizes were awarded during the competition's final event on April 15.
In Businessweek's just-released survey, Mendoza's undergraduate program ranked second out of 114 schools nationwide.
Mendoza MBA student Elizabeth Sadler runs in honor of her late father and to raise money for cancer research.