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SOM Insights: How evidence makes international development more effective

September 17, 2019

Yale SOM’s Rodrigo Canales and Tony Sheldon discuss their work to incorporate academic research into government policy and international development programs.

Alumnae startup brings sustainable fashion to the runway

September 17, 2019

Amor and Rosas is an “ethical, slow-fashion brand” founded by SOM alumnae Debra Broberg ’16 M.A.M. and Laura Melendrez ’16 M.A.M.

What people say about the economy can set off a recession

September 12, 2019

The probability that a recession will come soon—or be severe when it does—depends in part on the state of ever-changing popular narratives about the economy.

SOM Insights: Equalizing school spending boosts lifelong income

September 4, 2019

Reforms that equalize spending across neighborhoods improve the long-term economic outcomes of disadvantaged children, according to Yale SOM’s Barbara Biasi.

Isabela Mares appointed the Wolfers Professor of Political Science

August 20, 2019

Mares focuses her research on a range of topics in comparative politics and political economy.

Attanasio and Mares appointed to endowed chairs

August 20, 2019

Orazio Attanasio and Isabela Mares were appointed to endowed professorships.

Orazio Attanasio named the Cowles Professor of Economics

August 20, 2019

Attanasio focuses his research on household consumption, saving, and labor supply behavior.

Brad Gentry designated the Weyerhaeuser Professor

August 13, 2019

Gentry, an expert in land conservation and conservation finance, was appointed the Frederick K. Weyerhaeuser Professor in the Practice of Forest Resources.

Three faculty members appointed to endowed chairs

August 13, 2019

Bradford S. Gentry, Walter S. Gilliam, and Stephanie Samples O’Malley were appointed to endowed professorships.

SOM Insights: Gal Zauberman on the psychology of taking vacation photos

August 12, 2019

A professor of marketing at the School of Management, Zauberman discusses whether snapping photos of your vacation can actually improve the experience.