Business

Adam Blumenthal ’89 SOM finds ‘value’ beyond a balance sheet

September 21, 2017

Adam Blumenthal ’89 SOM will receive an award recognizing his work making investments that preserve union workplaces and promote economic development.

Kerry-led conference sets climate-change agenda

September 20, 2017

The Kerry Conference on Climate Change brought together key business, political, and diplomatic leaders to discuss the future of energy.

Blavatnik Fund for Innovation at Yale enters its second year

September 19, 2017

Faculty can receive funding and support to turn their research into commercial opportunity as the Blavatnik Fund for Innovation at Yale enters its second year.

Mass psychology supports the pricey stock market

September 18, 2017

One way to predict future market moves is to sort through the narratives that sweep through the population and influence decisions on whether to buy or sell.

Americans vastly overestimate progress toward racial economic equality

September 18, 2017

Americans appear profoundly unaware of the vast economic inequality that persists between black and white Americans in contemporary society.

Watch sessions of the Kerry climate change conference via livestream

September 15, 2017

Those who cannot attend the Kerry Initiative's conference on climate change can watch four of the sessions as they unfold via livestream.

SOM Insights: Integrated communities benefit more from venture capital

September 14, 2017

The less segregated a community is, the more likely people of diverse backgrounds will mix and generate ideas, according to a new Yale study.

Yale SOM joins four global business schools to launch dual-degree programs

September 13, 2017

Yale SOM and four other top business schools are launching the M2M, a portfolio of double degrees that brings students to study at two global institutions.

SOM’s James Baron says building strong ‘weak’ ties can boost your career

September 7, 2017

In a workshop with students, Professor James Baron said that, perhaps counterintuitively, it’s the weak ties that are most effective in boosting your career.

Building a better sports drink

August 23, 2017

Henry J. Binder, professor emeritus of medicine, has co-developed a new sports drink to provide superior rehydration to athletes.