Business

The transformation of the 'American Dream'

August 7, 2017

Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Shiller contends that conflating the American Dream with expensive houses has had dangerous consequences.

The price of medical emergencies: Study examines out-of-network billing

July 24, 2017

A new study by Yale researchers reveals that a small group of for-profit hospitals have the highest concentration of out-of-network ED billing rates.

Yale leads investigation of how to build effective police organizations

July 21, 2017

A research collaboration between Yale SOM and Mexican organizations will study how to create effective police departments in Mexico.

New global network initiative targets problems in cities

July 21, 2017

How do cities solve the pressing challenges they will face in the coming decades? A new group of Global Network scholars met recently to help design solutions.

More than 800 staff (including ‘Gurus’) help launch Workday Financials

July 6, 2017

On July 5, the university recently launched Workday Financials, a change that affects 15,000 users and more than 160 administrative systems across the campus.

SOM Insights: Demand for social and cognitive skills linked to higher firm productivity

June 21, 2017

Computers are able to do many tasks, but people still outperform them at human interactions and complex decision-making. A new study, co-authored by Yale SOM...

Yale SOM students launch podcast that explores impact investing

June 21, 2017

Three Yale SOM MBA for Executives students launched “Impact on Record,” a new podcast that explores the risks, challenges, and realities of impact investing.

Faculty look back as Yale SOM enters fifth decade

June 19, 2017

When Yale SOM opened its doors in the fall of 1976, students and faculty alike saw it as an experiment in a new kind of management school, intended to train...

A diverse student team wins Patagonia Case Competition

June 19, 2017

A team of Yale School of Management students won first place in the annual Patagonia Case Competition this spring. A June 13 article in Poets and Quants...

Holistic management makes ecosystems healthier, people wealthier

June 8, 2017

Economists agree that natural ecosystems store large quantities of wealth, but the challenge of measuring that wealth has prevented it from being included in...