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SOM Insights: The man is the brand

July 22, 2019

Luxury shoe designer Stuart Weitzman discusses the connection a brand can make with customers and the moment he turned the spotlight on shoes.

Yale startup Statera Therapeutics wins NYU-Yale pitchoff

July 18, 2019

The pitchoff, now in its sixth year, is an annual event jointly hosted by the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute and the Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking at Yale.

Tsai CITY’s Summer Fellowship teams empower users with new tech tools

July 18, 2019

Three teams in Tsai CITY's Summer Fellowship program are using software to empower users to streamline processes and make effective decisions.

Why ‘breaking up’ big tech probably won’t work

July 17, 2019

Without new laws giving the government the power to take a different approach, Washington cannot just break up big tech, or any company.

Alumnae-co-founded Collab supports New Haven entrepreneurs

July 16, 2019

Collab aims to make entrepreneurship more accessible by providing access, confidence building, and pathways to additional resources.

Pande and Shankar appointed to endowed chairs

July 16, 2019

Rohini Pande and Ramamurti Shankar were appointed to endowed professorships.

Rohini Pande appointed the Heinz Professor of Economics

July 16, 2019

Pande is an economist whose research examines the economic costs and benefits of informal and formal institutions in the developing world.

Stereotypes of Asian Americans skew estimates of racial wealth gap

July 15, 2019

A study found that the assumption that Asian Americans are a high-achieving group leads people to underestimate the wealth gap between white and Asian Americans

Yale-India business accelerator to promote innovative health solutions

July 9, 2019

The Sustainable Health Initiative was established earlier this year by the Yale Institute for Global Health and The CoWrks Foundry and RMZ Foundation in India.

SOM Insights: Professor Jeffrey Sonnenfeld on Lee Iacocca’s legacy

July 8, 2019

Sonnenfeld discusses the career and innovations of the prominent auto executive, who died recently at the age of 94.