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    1. May 13, 2016

      Crude soothsayers should recall cautionary tale of ‘Peak Oil’

      We view the world in stories. But the story does not always precede the fact. In markets, we often adjust our story,...

    2. May 8, 2016

      Hollywood’s emotion guru takes on Machiavelli

      There cannot be many business school academics with a hotline to Hollywood. But Dacher Keltner, a US psychology...

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    1. beyondbrics

      April 25, 2016

      Governments and donors must intensify funding to wipe out malaria

      It is incredible to think that just over a century ago, malaria stretched from the Arctic Circle to the southern tips...

    2. FT Alphaville

      April 22, 2016

      Alphachat: Under-appreciated moments in economic history; mid-career switches; "The Age of Stagnation"

      embed1 Alphachat is available on Acast, iTunes, and Stitcher. Introduction — the false idealism of mid-career switches...

    3. April 19, 2016

      Japan warned over threats to press freedom

      Press freedom in Japan is under serious threat from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his government, according to a...

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      April 12, 2016

      Medivation pops on report it rebuffed Sanofi bid

      Shares in US drugmaker Medivation jumped in extended trading on a report that the company rebuffed a takeover approach...

    5. April 1, 2016

      NHS seeks answers in digital health technology

      As Britain’s National Health Service struggles with an unsustainable mismatch between resources and demand, health...

    6. March 28, 2016

      Drug royalty deals: back to school

      An odd place for investment bankers to peddle their pitch books: the university quad. Earlier this month, the...

    7. March 27, 2016

      Sue Desmond-Hellmann, Gates Foundation CEO

      When she is travelling in the developing world, Sue Desmond-Hellmann, a world-renowned oncologist and chief executive...

    8. January 23, 2016

      Why the Disrupted are privately griping about tech upstarts at Davos

      Given the theme of this year’s World Economic Forum was the Fourth Industrial Revolution, it was natural that Silicon...

    9. FT Alphaville

      January 20, 2016

      Davos: Historians dream of fourth industrial revolutions

      Davos Day One. The historians are breaking down the significance of the fourth industrial revolution. They’re talking...

    10. January 10, 2016

      Business schools build on real estate boom

      When David Gleitman finished university in 2009, he, like many young finance graduates, wanted a flashy job in...

    11. beyondbrics

      December 7, 2015

      Transparency under threat after China's SDR entry

      By Victor Shih, University of California at San Diego An important milestone has been reached in global finance. For...

    12. December 6, 2015

      Excitement rises over gene editing tool, but ethical doubts remain

      The era of genetic engineering began in 1973 when scientists in California developed “recombinant DNA” techniques that...

    13. December 3, 2015

      Pre-exposure drug is new HIV front line

      When sexual health professionals marked the 27th annual World Aids Day earlier this week there was much to celebrate. A...

    14. November 22, 2015

      Magoosh website and app helps with entrance exams preparation

      The best start-up ideas often focus on finding solutions to problems that have already caused the founder personal...

    15. November 22, 2015

      Student and corporate demands shape curriculum

      It was just two days into the short executive programme that the German directors announced they wanted to go home. The...

    16. November 5, 2015

      Berkeley Haas becomes 28th school in Yale’s Global Network

      The Haas school at UC Berkeley has become the latest business school to join the Global Network for Advanced Management...

    17. October 28, 2015

      Eco Ensemble, Hertz Hall, Berkeley, California: ‘Magical’

      No musical visitor this season has been more honoured than Kaija Saariaho. The acclaimed Finnish composer holds this...

    18. October 15, 2015

      Carlyle axes Indonesia unit chief for insider trading

      Carlyle, the US private equity group, has axed the head of its Indonesian unit after he was fined by authorities in...

    19. September 27, 2015

      The week: September 28

      • There is life after Bill Gross for Pimco’s Total Return fund. It outperformed the former “bond king’s” new mutual...

    20. September 24, 2015

      A short-term burden, refugees may yet boost sagging EU economy

      The hundreds of thousands of migrants surging into Europe are testing governments’ ability to feed and shelter them...

    21. September 22, 2015

      Funds worth $2.6tn pledge to dump coal

      Investors controlling about $2.6tn in total assets have made commitments to cut back or sell out of their holdings in...

    22. August 17, 2015

      Personal photos at work: pictures that paint a thousand words

      The gesture — imperceptible to some — took a minute. Yet this slight but nerve-racking act was hugely symbolic. For...

    23. July 23, 2015

      Marketers tricked into wasting $1bn on invisible app ads

      Thousands of mobile applications in Google and Apple’s app stores mislead marketers by loading “invisible” adverts that...

    24. July 23, 2015

      Free Lunch: The grand social experiment of better pay

      Supersize my wage Big social changes tend to happen first in trickles of lone pioneers, then in a sudden flood of...

    25. FT Alphaville

      July 22, 2015

      Once more, with feeling

      Corporate apologies have been ten a penny since the financial crisis, with even bankers eventually accepting they have...

    26. June 16, 2015

      Global water supplies are ‘in distress’, scientists warn

      More than a third of the world’s biggest aquifers, a vital source of fresh water for millions, are “in distress”...

    27. June 12, 2015

      Robotic weapons systems raise ethical concerns

      The warning is stark. Humans could be left “utterly defenceless” against robotic weapons systems, according to...

    28. May 31, 2015

      Cracks in finances put business schools at risk

      The past two months have seen the mood in US business schools take on a new optimism as a flurry of philanthropic gifts...

    29. May 28, 2015

      Oxford university nominates first female vice-chancellor

      Oxford university has nominated Professor Louise Richardson, a political scientist, as its first ever female...

    30. May 14, 2015

      UCLA receives a further $100m from Anderson family

      The Anderson school at UCLA has received its largest ever donation, of $100m, from Los Angeles resident Marion...

    31. May 10, 2015

      Wearable technology finds its place on campus

      As Silicon Valley busies itself inventing new forms of wearable technologies, a handful of business school professors...

    32. April 23, 2015

      War on Anopheles mosquitoes heats up

      Malaria depends on a complex triangle of biological relationships between the Plasmodium parasite and its two hosts:...

    33. April 10, 2015

      Haas dean confidently predicts demise of business schools

      Falling student numbers and declining revenues have meant that the past few years have been dire for many business...

    34. April 5, 2015

      Never forget the powerful effect of being remembered

      Here is a test. Find a pencil and a scrap of paper and draw the Apple logo. Easy, no? Now compare your sketch to the...

    35. March 27, 2015

      Interview: Mike Judge

      Last year, Sergey Brin and Larry Page, co-founders of Google, took the “ice-bucket challenge”, where celebrities and...

    36. March 22, 2015

      Samsung steps up digital health drive

      Samsung’s efforts in digital health are being led by its Strategy and Innovation Center, based in Palo Alto,...

    37. February 16, 2015

      UK unveils dementia drug discovery centres

      Britain will launch on Monday what its proponents say will be the world’s most ambitious attempt to discover drugs for...

    38. FT Alphaville

      February 10, 2015

      Eichengreen: Cassandras and currency wars

      A guest post from Barry Eichengreen, a professor of economics and political science at the University of California,...

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