New research by finance professor Martijn Cremers reveals big problems with public-sector pension plans.
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Women who spend more on cosmetics during an economic downturn might be trying to get ahead at the office, according to a study by researcher McKenzie Rees.
Funds that deviate substantially from the indices they track and that have average holding periods of more than two years perform exceptionally well, according to a study by Martijn Cremers.
Yes, women still buy more makeup in a down economy. But it's for professional reasons now, not just romantic ones, according to a study by McKenzie Rees.
The impact of the biases of anxious bosses can have serious downstream consequences for thousands of employees, shareholders, and stakeholders, Mendoza professors write in Harvard Business Review.
Technology expert Timothy Carone talks to the Associated Press about Tesla's next step.
Get ready for Pokémon Go clones, technology expert Timothy Carone tells the Washington Post.
Technology expert Timothy Carone tells the Associated Press that the game’s success could spur faster development from hardware makers.
Recall expert Katie Wowak explains the three challenges that make food recalls difficult: temporality, supply chain permeation and product information ambiguity.
Michigan Radio interviews Assistant Management Professor Kaitlin Wowak about her research on product recalls.
NPR's Weekend Edition interviews Timothy Carone, Mendoza associate professional specialist in IT, analytics and operations.
Automation expert Timothy Carone's comments to the Associated Press were circulated to more than 500 media outlets.
Automation expert Timothy Carone says transitioning to autonomous systems such as a driverless car will take years of work.
Inc. covers management professor Craig Crossland's research that finds that more women in the boardroom means fewer mergers and acquisitions.
Sherry, a joint professor in marketing and anthropology, is interviewed by EPIC, an organization that promotes the use of ethnographic principles to create business value.
“It’s not just Carlyle’s problem,” finance professor Timothy Loughran tells the Washington Post. “A number of private-equity firms are having difficulties."
According to Ann Tenbrunsel, professor of business administration at Notre Dame and research director of the Institute for Ethical Business Worldwide, “Our research shows that if you frame your decision to include values, you’re much more likely to act in accordance with them.”
Management professor Craig Crossland hypothesizes that the presence of women on boards increases the diversity of viewpoints and results in more complete discussions about the merits of deals.
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.
Novices play better golf when they have expensive brand name equipment, according to research by marketing professor Frank Germann.
Finance professor Martijn Cremers defines funds with at least 40% of the portfolio overlapping the benchmark as low on the active-management side.
With a glance back over the 20th century, it’s readily apparent that several policy decisions had extraordinary global impacts.
There were negative ones (the Poland Blitzkreig and the start of World War II by Germany) and positive ones (the post-WWII creation of a new international economic order resulting in cuts in tariffs globally). The human costs of WWII are well known: 15 million…
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.
A recent study, coauthored by management professor Craig Crossland, shows an increasing stock market response when a CEO dies unexpectedly.
“If policymakers are serious about stopping inversion, the preferable long-term solution would be to end U.S. taxation of foreign earnings or lower the U.S. corporate income tax rate,” says, Jim Seida, accounting associate professor.
NPR Marketplace highlights research by finance Associate Professor Pengjie Gao.
Historically black colleges must pay more to issue bonds than institutions of comparable financial strength, according to study coauthored by finance professor Pengjie Gao.
A young investment manager is on a quest to read the annual letters of 3,000 companies — a rare feat for most investors, according to Mendoza finance professor Timothy Loughran.