Kellogg in the News

Chicago Tribune

A one-hour class could cut the college dropout rate – 02/24/14
Article reports on Professor Nicole M. Stephens’ research on an intervention that dramatically reduces the achievement gap between first generation students and their continuing-generation peers.

Reuters

A one-hour class could cut the college dropout rate – 02/24/14
Article reports on Professor Nicole M. Stephens’ research on an intervention that dramatically reduces the achievement gap between first generation students and their continuing-generation peers.

The Daily Northwestern

Kellogg to start new MBA program with Peking University in Beijing – 02/24/14
Article covers the announcement that Kellogg will partner with Peking University to create a new program in China.

Boston Globe

Partners’ deal stirs debate on controlling costs – 02/23/14
Professor Leemore Dafny explains how hospital mergers in the past have created price increases without the increase of efficiency or quality of care.

Star Tribune

Health Reform Law Drove Hazelden-Betty Ford Merger – 02/23/14
Reports on the merger of the two addiction treatment giants and quotes Professor Leemore Dafny.

Reuters

Thai protesters open new front with attack on Thaksin-linked firms – 02/21/14
Reports on the protests and boycotts in Thailand to oust the government with a new front – targeting companies tied to the Prime Minister’s family. Professor Daniel Diermeier. The article was also picked up by Yahoo! News.

Associated Press

Going for the Gold, Olympic Ad Winners and Losers – 02/20/14
Article discusses the winners and losers for the Olympic sponsors and advertisers and quotes Professor Tim Calkins. The article also ran in US News, Detroit News, Boston.com and The Australian.

China Daily

China-US joint EMBA recruiting future leaders – 02/20/14
Reports on Kellogg’s partnership in China through an agreement with Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management to run an Executive MBA program in the country’s capital.

Financial Times

Kellogg ties up with Guanghua for Executive MBA in Beijing – 02/20/14
Reports on Kellogg’s partnership in China through an agreement with Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management to run an Executive MBA program in the country’s capital.

Quartz

Western business schools are stepping in to fill China’s manager gap – 02/19/14
Reports on Kellogg’s partnership in China through an agreement with Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management to run an Executive MBA program in the country’s capital.

The Economist

East by Northwest – 02/19/14
Reports on Kellogg and Peking University's Guanghua School of Management will offer an Executive MBA program, and discusses the rising demand for a business degree in Asia.

Chicago Business Journal

News Roundup – 02/18/14
Reports on Kellogg’s partnership in China through an agreement with Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management to run an Executive MBA program in the country’s capital.

CNBC

Don't put too much stock in retail earnings – 02/18/14
Reports on consumer spending post-holiday season and mentions Professor Robert Blattberg’s finding that consumers spend more when the holiday-shopping season is preceded by a strong year for the stock market.

HealthNewsDigest.com

Talking About Social Class Improves Grades of First-Generation College Students – 02/18/14
Reports on Professor Nicole Stephens comments research on an intervention designed to help first-generation college students stay in school and earn higher grades.

Insurance Broadcasting

Risk Management Experts Converge at Lockton Mining Summit – 02/18/14
Press release announces that the 2014 North American Mining Summit will include speakers from the Kellogg.

Modern Healthcare

Highmark aims for more Pennsylvania clout with Blues deal – 02/18/14
Article covers how Highmark might broaden its reach in in Pennsylvania and quotes Professor Leemore Dafny. Please note: The full article requires a login.

Washington Technology

10 ways marketing drives your company's success – 02/18/14
Author quotes Professor Philip Kotler stating, “Generating the strategy that underlies sales techniques, business communication and business development. Marketing is an integrated process through which companies build strong customer relationships, and create value for their customers and for themselves.”

Chicago Tribune

Growth questions worth asking – 02/17/14
Professor Michael Mazzeo comments on what are the right questions to ask when businesses are not growing.

Crain’s Chicago Business

Northwestern University's Kellogg partners with Peking University – 02/17/14
Reports on Kellogg’s partnership in China through an agreement with Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management to run an Executive MBA program in the country’s capital.

Evanston Now

Kellogg expands executive MBA network to Beijing – 02/17/14
Reports on Kellogg’s partnership in China through an agreement with Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management to run an Executive MBA program in the country’s capital.