Business

YLS Financial Markets and Corporate Law Clinic tackles real-world issues

January 19, 2018

Led by student-generated interests, the clinic explores corporate finance in the context of emergent financial technologies and the creation of public policy.

Yale law professor Yair Listokin breaks down the new tax bill

January 12, 2018

Professor Listokin, the Shibley Family Fund Professor of Law at YLS, has examined the new tax legislation and offers his opinions on its biggest changes.

When offered an empty board seat, look before you leap: SOM Insights

January 10, 2018

In a dysfunctional firm, a board is often treated as a nuisance to sidestep, or worse, cover for misconduct, says Yale SOM’s Jeffrey Sonnenfeld.

Yale entrepreneurs are democratizing data to predict flood risks

January 8, 2018

Cloud to Street is a remote-sensing platform that maps floods in near real time, founded by F&ES grads Bessie Schwarz '14 and Beth Tellman '14.

Can regulators keep up with financial technology?: SOM Insights

January 5, 2018

Gary Stern, former head of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis, explains how regulators think about balancing stability and innovation in finance.

New SOM lectureship to bolster social entrepreneurship education

January 5, 2018

The Sheila and Ron ’92 Marcelo Lectureship in Social Entrepreneurship will support students interested in creating social impact through business leadership.

Women Entrepreneurs at Yale launches as part of Tsai Center initiative

December 24, 2017

Led by F&ES’s Cassandra Walker-Harvey and SOM’s Jennifer McFadden ’08, [email protected] aims to create an entrepreneurial community of women innovators and leaders.

Edieal Pinker on holiday travel: SOM Insights

December 20, 2017

Yale’s Edieal Pinker, an expert on operations research, discusses whether there’s any hope for making airline travel less unpleasant.

Nation’s CEOs are disappointed in Trump but hopeful: Yale CEO Summit survey

December 19, 2017

The annual survey of CEOs weighed in on China, Israel, the GOP’s tax plan, bitcoin trading, and major antitrust deals including Disney and Fox.

Startups using tech to make a difference are 2017 Sobotka grant winners

December 18, 2017

The annual award was given to DroneFlow, a drone-driven data collection company, and Real Impact Tracker, which encourages responsible investment.