Business

Putting value on carbon can lower energy use, campus experiment shows

November 3, 2017

The study found that energy use declined because of increased awareness of such use, competition between buildings, and the higher price of energy.

Edieal Pinker named the BearingPoint Professor of Operations Research

November 2, 2017

Pinker focuses his research on service process design, with a particular emphasis on operational problems in healthcare.

Cracker Jacks and statistics: sharing a passion for baseball at Yale SOM

October 31, 2017

Yale SOM student Matt Koizim reflects on a community event that introduced fellow students to baseball’s rules, statistics, and traditions.

Rethinking the private sector's role in disaster relief

October 26, 2017

A Center for Business and the Environment report suggests how the private sector can aid small businesses, which are particularly volunerable after a disaster.

Climate change seed grant winners announced

October 26, 2017

Five student teams received grants througf a new program providing support for innovative ideas to address critical catalysts and solutions for climate change.

SOM students learn about leadership while sitting at the pottery wheel

October 25, 2017

Students were tasked with completing their own pottery as part of a class exposing them to the challenges that studio artists must overcome.

Students’ restaurant app is conquering Yale, one reward at a time

October 24, 2017

Snackpass lets students (and non-students) get great deals and skip lines at New Haven restaurants.

Study shows gender bias persists in performance-driven industry

October 24, 2017

Women in the investment profession face a double standard even when objective information on their performance is available.

Conference to explore what data science can reveal about the world

October 17, 2017

The conference will examine a range of topics related to computational data analysis, from how languages spread to ways of improving the value of crowdsourcing.

Consuming Religion

October 17, 2017

Kathryn Lofton, professor of religious studies, of American studies, and of history (University of Chicago Press)