Business

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)

Learn from business leaders via SOM livestreams, webinar

October 11, 2017

Business leaders will share their expertise online at three events sponsored by the Yale School of Management.

Yale trustee Kevin Ryan on ‘careers, life, and Yale’

October 11, 2017

Kevin Ryan, a member of the Yale Corporation, discusses his career at an alumni workshop for Yale students.

Investment return of 11.3% brings Yale endowment value to $27.2 billion

October 10, 2017

Yale’s endowment earned an 11.3% investment return (net of fees) for the year ending June 30, 2017. The endowment value increased from $25.4 billion on June 30.

SOM Insights: Listeners glean emotions better from voice-only communication

October 10, 2017

A new study from Yale SOM’s Michael Kraus finds that it’s easier for people to comprehend emotions from a voice alone than when watching video.

Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking announces first accelerator teams

October 10, 2017

The Tsai Center has initiated the first cohort of teams into its Accelerator Program for testing and developing new startup and nonprofit ideas.

Pushy or laid back? Economic factors influence parenting style

October 10, 2017

A new study argues that parenting styles are shaped by economic factors that incentivize one strategy over others.