Kellogg in the News

The Washington Post

Trump’s ugly speech threatens our ideals and our safety – 05/12/16
Article references Professor Nour Kteily’s research on blatant dehumanization, which found that the dehumanization of Muslims was a strong predictor of support for policies such as carpet bombing in the Middle East and denying visas to Muslims.

Bloomberg

Ready to make a risky decision? Your words suggest otherwise – 05/11/16
Article by Professor Brian Uzzi talks about his recent research on whether people’s electronic communications could offer clues about their emotional state and the quality of their decision making.

Forbes

Weather-Proofing Small Farmers In India – 05/10/16
Article features a social impact startup founded by a current Kellogg student. Kheyti is a one-year-old startup in Hyderabad, India, that sells modular greenhouses to small farmers who have .2 to 2 hectares of land.

Inc.

You're Not Out of Ideas, You're Just Lazy – 05/10/16
Article features research from Professor Loran Nordgren that suggests we downplay the importance of persistence in creative success.

NPR

A Tribe Called Mash-Up – 05/10/16
This podcast features Professor Nour Kteily discussing tribes, belonging, and collective responsibility. Who do we claim as our own, and what do we do when one of our own goes off the rails?

The Street

Will Your Doctor Kill You? – 05/09/16
Article addresses a recent research results that claimed medical errors were the number three leading cause of death in the U.S., and quotes Professor Joel Shalowitz's advice that there's no need to panic because there are steps that can be taken by organized medicine to reduce medical errors, such as putting more emphasis on primary care physicians and thus reducing opportunities for miscommunications through layers of care.​

The New York Times

What Do Consumers Want? Look at Their Selfies – 05/07/16
Article discusses a Chicago-based company called Pay Your Selfie, which uses social media “selfies” to gather consumer insights. Quotes Professor Aparna Labroo on how the option of privacy provided by this app suggests a greater possibility for authenticity in insights.

Poets & Quants: We See Genius

Terra Limpa: Forging An Angolan Agricultural Uprising – 05/05/16
Article discusses the results of this year’s Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge (MSSIC) co-hosted by Kellogg. Quotes Professor David Chen on the growth of the competition and features this year’s winning student startup, Terra Limpa.

Boston Globe

Class Warfare at 30,000 Feet – 05/04/16
Article reports on Professor Efraim Benmelech’s research, which found that Islamic State recruitment success is positively correlated with homogeneity in a society.

Forbes

China Plans A New 'Silk Road' As Americans Pull Back – 05/03/16
Article by Professor Harold Sirkin talks about how China is using its economic power to build what amounts to a new “Silk Road.”

Marketplace

Study says health care pricing tools aren't driving down costs – 05/03/16
Article quotes Professor Craig Garthwaite, who says that few people shop for lower health insurance prices because plans lacked the right financial incentives.

Associated Press

Study: 7 of 10 most profitable US hospitals are nonprofits – 05/02/16
Article reports on new data saying that seven of the 10 most profitable U.S. hospitals are nonprofits. According to Professor Craig Garthwaite, the new study may put more public pressure on hospitals to help lower the growth of health care spending. Article also published in Chicago Tribune, Washington Post, Crain's Chicago Business, The New York Times and Business Insider.

Associated Press

Suffering From Professional Envy? Here's How To Turn It Around – 05/02/16
Article quotes Professor Leigh Thompson on strategies for overcoming the worst outcomes of jealousy.

FastCompany

Suffering From Professional Envy? Here's How To Turn It Around – 05/02/16
Article quotes Professor Leigh Thompson on strategies for overcoming the worst outcomes of jealousy.

Forbes

Non-Ivy Recruiting Brightens, Aided By Facebook's 300-School List – 05/02/16
Article talks about recruitment at both ivy-league schools and non-ivies, referencing Professor Lauren Rivera’s research on how top-tier employers recruit from an unduly narrow pool of schools.

The Wall Street Journal

Why You Should Have More Empathy – 05/02/16
Article cites research from Professor Loran Nordgren, which found that people are less likely to show compassion for someone going through a hardship that they have also gone through, compared with people who have had no experience with the particular situation.

Huffington Post

New Research Shows ISIS Recruitment Driven by Cultural Isolation – 04/27/16
Article reports on Professor Efraim Benmelech’s research on how the Muslim populations most likely to join ISIS are not in the Middle East or Africa and rates of ISIS recruitment are highest in highly developed western countries. Research also reported in Boston Globe.

Monster

The 3 admin skills you need to climb the ladder in health care – 04/26/16
Article talks to Professor Joel Shalowitz for advice on what it takes to excel in health care administration careers, such as those who want to lead will need broader skills that cut across organizational boundaries.

Bloomberg

To Defeat Islamic State, Treat Muslims Better – 04/25/16
Article reports on Professor Efraim Benmelech’s research, which found that Islamic State recruitment success is positively correlated with homogeneity in a society.

Chicago Tribune

Treat a Muslim Better, Hurt the Islamic State​ – 04/25/16
Article reports on Professor Efraim Benmelech’s research, which found that Islamic State recruitment success is positively correlated with homogeneity in a society.

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