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    1. October 16, 2014

      FT MBA Challenge winner announced

      A business plan that proposes how World Child Cancer (WCC) can improve access to affordable, reliable treatment drugs in...

    2. September 28, 2014

      There is a history lesson to be learnt from Yale endowment

      Back in the dark days of the financial crisis the much admired Yale Endowment saw its reputation savaged as it showed a...

    1. MBA blog

      July 11, 2014

      A discussion with Prof Massimo Massa

      What’s the difference between a Master in Finance programme and an MBA and who should apply for an MiF? How do online...

    2. March 23, 2014

      Abe adviser warns on impact of tax rise

      A close adviser to Shinzo Abe has called for the Bank of Japan to take action “within one or two months” of next week’s...

    3. March 5, 2014

      Church of England should heed Yale’s exposure to alternatives

      If it goes ahead and buys into alternative assets such as hedge funds and private equities, the Church of England will be...

    4. November 8, 2013

      US biologist Randy Schekman on being a Nobel Prize winner

      For more than a decade, every time October came around, Professor Randy Schekman would be assured by his fellow scientists...

    5. October 14, 2013

      Fama, Hansen and Shiller win Nobel Prize for economics

      The Nobel Prize for economics has been awarded to a trio of American academics for their work on what drives asset prices, a...

    6. October 7, 2013

      Trio shares Nobel for work on how cells move material

      Three scientists who discovered how cells transport material have been awarded the 2013 Nobel Prize for physiology or...

    7. September 11, 2013

      Crisis-stricken cities can fight back with ingenious solutions

      When the big US motor manufacturers looked in danger of going under near the start of the last decade’s financial crisis,...

    8. FT Long Short

      August 19, 2013

      CAPE Fear: Siegel Strikes Back

      We all know that reported earnings are manipulated. But are they manipulated any more than they used to be, and are they...

    9. June 27, 2013

      Those happy, liquid days

      Question one. Match these Yale alumni to the catchphrases below: (i) George W Bush; (ii) Henry “The Fonz” Winkler; (iii)...

    10. March 18, 2013

      Tara Mohr

      Tara Mohr is founder of Playing Big, a women’s leadership programme, and an MBA graduate of Stanford Graduate School of...

    11. February 14, 2013

      Valentine’s Day research focuses on romance

      Business school might be a great place to meet a spouse but what else determines your choice of partner? Research from...

    12. February 8, 2013

      At home: Diana Balmori

      From the windows of Diana Balmori’s sixth-storey apartment on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, the treetops of Central Park look...

    13. FT Alphaville

      January 9, 2013

      The best version of the hypothetically least-bad last-ditch solution

      Greg Ip has the single best post on the economics and logistics of the Platinum Coin option that we’ve come across. It...

    14. December 10, 2012

      Paula Caproni

      Paula Caproni is a professor of organisational behaviour at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business in the US,...

    15. November 1, 2012

      US rivals part ways over economy

      The great mystery of this election is that, for all it is supposedly about the economy, neither candidate has proposed much...

    16. September 9, 2012

      Universities battle on endowment field

      With college football season upon us, schools around the US are gearing up for battle with rival institutions. However,...

    17. August 19, 2012

      Investment: Norway’s nest egg

      Visit the website of Norway’s oil fund and an extraordinary sight awaits. Several times a second, the value of the world’s...

    18. July 19, 2012

      Darwin Choi, HKUST

      Every week, a business school professor, an expert in his or her field, defines key terms on FT Lexicon, our online...

    19. FT Alphaville

      July 16, 2012

      Barton Biggs dies aged 79

      Barton Biggs, investor, global strategist and founder of Morgan Stanley Investment Management, died on Saturday after a...

    20. June 26, 2012

      Ten Questions - Felicity Wohltman

      Felicity Wohltman is an MBA graduate of the University of California Anderson School of Management in the US. She is one of...

    21. May 25, 2012

      Barometer: gourmet gadgets

      Qooq, €349, www.qooq.com (from September). Add a little je ne sais quoi to your kitchen with this French tablet and its...

    22. March 20, 2012

      Web chat: Mary Mazzio

      Welcome to the Financial Times live web chat with Mary Mazzio who features in our Ten Questions Q&A. Mary Mazzio, film maker...

    23. FT Alphaville

      March 14, 2012

      Please join us in welcoming Jake to Goldman Sachs...

      Hail Mary pass, or what? It was never going to be easy, being the new Lucas. Dealbook has the memo welcoming Richard “Jake”...

    24. beyondbrics

      February 27, 2012

      EM affiliates out-perform their multinational parents, says Yale professor

      What’s the best way of investing in emerging markets? Local companies or multinationals with big exposure to emerging...

    25. February 22, 2012

      A brave figure in the world’s war zones

      Marie Colvin, who has been killed by a bombardment while reporting from the Syrian city of Homs, knew that if truth was the...

    26. February 16, 2012

      Roach retires from Morgan Stanley

      Stephen Roach is retiring as non-executive chairman of Morgan Stanley’s Asia operations and moving into full-time academia...

    27. January 29, 2012

      A veteran Wall-Streeter confronts the Occupy movement

      For me, it was a disturbing yet fitting end to the 2012 World Economic Forum. I was a panellist at Friday’s Open Forum, a...

    28. January 27, 2012

      Something for the weekend

      When an individual has a poor credit rating, it is likely it will be extremely difficult for the person concerned to get a...

    29. January 2, 2012

      Something for the weekend

      Individuals routinely overestimate what other consumers are willing to pay for goods, both real and imaginary, according to...

    30. December 13, 2011

      Yale lures Insead and NUS to join its network of top schools

      In a bid to build a global network of top-tier business schools, the Yale School of Management is launching a Masters in...

    31. December 8, 2011

      Kim Cameron, University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business

      Every Thursday a business school professor, an expert in his or her field, will define five key terms on FT Lexicon, our...

    32. November 25, 2011

      Grey matters

      The adult brain is approximately 1.5kg in weight and the size of a small melon, although, when removed from the body, it is...

    33. October 2, 2011

      Medtronic chief defends ethical response

      Omar Ishrak, chief executive of Medtronic, has defended the medical device company’s handling of allegations that ethical...

    34. FT Alphaville

      August 18, 2011

      A name and shame policy from the CFTC? [Updated]

      (* Please see comment at end of post.) The Wall Street Journal is out with a very interesting commodities story on Thursday....

    35. August 17, 2011

      Before eurobonds, there must be economic government

      From Prof David R. Cameron. Sir, George Soros (“Three steps to resolving the eurozone crisis”, August 15) is surely correct...

    36. FT Alphaville

      August 1, 2011

      Pension funds make poor gains from hedge funds

      A rush into hedge funds during the last decade has produced poor returns for North American pension plans, according to...

    37. July 31, 2011

      Studies question hedge fund returns

      Rick Perry, governor of Texas, last month signed into law measures which allow the Teacher Retirement System of Texas to...

    38. July 31, 2011

      Top hedge fund returns elude pensions

      A rush into hedge funds during the last decade has produced poor returns for North American pension plans, according to...

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