A Better Theory to Explain Financial Bubbles – 12/08/16
Article explores another theory to explain financial bubbles, citing research by Professor Charles Nathanson. In their research, people decide how much a house is worth by making a guess about how much people will want to live in the area in the future. If buyers expect local demand to increase, it makes sense to pay more for a house, since the influx of other buyers will then drive up prices.
The Jakarta Post
ASEAN told to find innovative solutions – 12/08/16
This year’s seventh annual two-day KIN ASEAN Forum features local and international speakers, including Professor Robert Wolcott, the executive director of KIN Global; Satoru Matsuzaki, the president of Ryohin-Keikaku Co. (Muji); Pertamina COO Ahmad Bambang; and Market Maker CEO Celeny Da Silva.
Harvard Business Review
5 Steps to Help Yourself Recover from a Setback – 12/05/16
Article by Professor Neal Roese offers research-backed advice on how to recover from a setback, such as challenging yourself to use counterfactual thinking and formulate detailed alternative scenarios to bridge that gap and ensure you do better the next time around.
The Wall Street Journal
Tomorrow’s Business Leaders Learn How to Work with A.I. – 11/30/16
Article reports on how artificial intelligence is now on the syllabus at top-tier business schools such as Kellogg, Harvard and Sloan. Features an interview with Professor Brian Uzzi on how executives must become familiar with methods of managing the development of applications and the design of algorithms across multiple lines of business. Also reported in The Morning Download, the daily business recap from The Wall Street Journal.
Richards-Kortum, Oden, Palamountain: All babies deserve a chance to survive – 11/18/16
Op-ed co-authored by Research Associate Professor Kara Palamountain '04 illustrating the link between infant survival rates and economic development in poorer nations.