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Oct 28, 2020, 10:33 ET Columbia Business School Launches New Open Online Course Exploring The Business Of Entertainment

Supported by Morgan Stanley and Bloomberg Media, Columbia Business School today announced a pioneering new online course, The Business of...


Apr 30, 2020, 11:35 ET Lockdown Losses: Lack of Government Transparency during COVID-19 Pandemic Holds Back Businesses from Taking Risks, Making Financial Decisions

Since the coronavirus outbreak began, states across the U.S. have implemented stay-at-home orders, disrupting businesses and causing many to shut...


Apr 29, 2020, 13:26 ET New Research: Crisis of Confidence over COVID-19 Could Delay Economic Recovery for a Decade

As the coronavirus ravages the economy and instills fear in investors, new research shows that the path to an economic recovery will hinge on the...


Apr 28, 2020, 15:14 ET New Research from Columbia Business School Shows Radical Changes in Household Spending Habits During COVID-19 Epidemic

The rapid spread of the COVID-19 pandemic throughout the United States has demanded a need for shelter-in-place orders across the country. With a...


Apr 28, 2020, 13:52 ET New Research Shows Macroeconomic Conditions During Youth Shape Work Preferences for Life

An economic boom or bust during our childhood years can shape how we approach work and determine our professional motivations and job preferences as...


Apr 08, 2020, 10:11 ET For Americans Facing Job Loss, Financial Strains Only Scratch the Surface

In the week ending March 28, over 6.6 million people filed for unemployment – the most initial jobless claims in U.S. history. The financial...


Apr 03, 2020, 13:17 ET Research from Columbia Business School Suggests Hypersensitivity to Coronavirus News Is Driving Market Reactions - and Vice Versa

On March 11th, the Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 1,485 points, ending the longest bull-market run in history, and sending the market into...


Feb 11, 2020, 10:03 ET New Research Explains Why High-End Consumers Adopt Lowbrow, Low-End Tastes

How did jeans and trucker hats, originally uniforms for the working class, become iconic fashion? Why does luxury brand Balenciaga sell a $2,000...


Jan 28, 2020, 10:08 ET New Study Measures Impact of U.S. Treasury Supply Versus Fed's Monetary Policy on Bank Deposit Funding

As economists debate how to regulate the interconnected U.S. banking system in the face of systemic risk, bank deposit reserves have become one of...


Nov 25, 2019, 11:30 ET How to Hire the Best Teachers: Research Shows Disconnect Between Employment Decisions and Job Performance of American Educators

Every industry will encounter challenges with hiring, because even the best-designed interview processes often cannot predict whether an applicant...


Nov 14, 2019, 13:08 ET Positive Impact of Activist Investing: Study finds Companies Emerge from Intervention Stronger and More Innovative

For years, researchers and regulators have debated the impact of activist investors and hostile corporate takeovers on the fate of corporations....


Oct 01, 2019, 14:21 ET New Public-Private Research Upends Traditional Carbon Pricing and Presents a More Effective Method for Pricing Emissions

With the United Nations recently concluding discussion of climate change and leaders returning to their countries to explore new solutions,...


Sep 25, 2019, 10:03 ET New Medical Ideas Have Played A Major Role In U.S. Cancer Survival Rates And Mortality Decline

The arrival of new medical ideas played a major role in the long-run increase in US cancer survival rates according to research by Columbia Business...


Sep 10, 2019, 11:21 ET Weil Partners with Columbia Business School to Train Incoming and Third-Year Associates

International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP announced that the Firm is partnering with Columbia Business School Executive Education to offer a...


Sep 04, 2019, 10:13 ET Rivalries Drive Success: How a Top Adversary's Past Achievements Can Predict Our Future Improvement

As the NFL season kicks off with professional football's oldest rivalry between the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers, research shows that the...


Aug 05, 2019, 10:45 ET Columbia Business School's Deming Center Awards 10th Anniversary Deming Cup To David Abney, Chief Judge Janet DiFiore, And Hubert Joly

Columbia Business School's W. Edwards Deming Center for Quality, Productivity, and Competitiveness announced today David Abney, chairman and CEO,...


Jul 16, 2019, 10:07 ET New Fed Research Calls for Constraining Discretion in Setting Monetary Policy

For nearly three decades, economists have long presumed that the Federal Reserve and global central banks must make a choice between setting a rigid...


Jun 27, 2019, 15:07 ET Dr. Costis Maglaras Named 16th Dean Of Columbia Business School

Columbia University President Lee C. Bollinger announced today that Dr. Costis Maglaras, a deeply respected academic who has been a consummate...


Jun 11, 2019, 10:08 ET More Than a Paycheck: Research Shows Businesses Need to Create Meaningful Jobs to Motivate Employees

In the current "always on" work culture where employees are tethered to their jobs through their smartphones, a Columbia Business School study argues ...


May 21, 2019, 10:37 ET New Research Shows What Polls Missed in 2016 and Could Miss in 2020: People Who Kept Their Vote Secret

In the days after the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election, in which Republican Donald Trump defied expectations in multiple states to win the White...


Apr 29, 2019, 13:25 ET Improving Hospital Operations, One Bed at a Time

As hospitals continue to seek innovative ways to maximize efficiency and minimize wait times, Columbia Business School Professor Jing Dong and her...


Apr 24, 2019, 11:37 ET Fixing the Forthcoming Physician Shortfall in America

A physician shortage is fast-approaching. According to the Association of American Medical Colleges, the US is projected to have a shortfall of up to ...


Apr 15, 2019, 12:49 ET Gender Inequality and Entrepreneurship Research: Anticipating that Others Prefer Men Leads to Gender Bias in Networking

Networking is an essential component of building a successful career, particularly for entrepreneurs, but it can also be an area of persistent gender ...


Apr 08, 2019, 14:23 ET Return of Rent Control: New Research Shows Benefit of Decades-Old Affordable Housing Approach

As both the cost of living and the wealth gap continues to rise in cities, traditional affordable housing policies are receiving renewed attention...


Apr 04, 2019, 11:07 ET Why Aren't Startups Founded by Women Getting More Funding?

Amid declining startup rates, U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Tim Scott (R-SC) have launched a bipartisan Senate Entrepreneurship Caucus to...