Insight through inquiry

are high debt levels
prolonging the
economic downturn?

Research by professor Amir Sufi shows that the dramatic
accumulation of household debt, combined with the decline in home
prices, has slowed the recovery.

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Insight through Inquiry

is PRIVATE EQUITY
STILL A GOOD INVESTMENT?

Professor Steven Kaplan finds that investors in buyout funds have been
earning higher returns than previously thought, and US buyout funds have
outperformed public markets for a very long time.

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Insight through Inquiry

Does a Walmart in Your Neighborhood Improve Your Net Worth?

The big box retailer is known for driving down prices and skimping on worker pay. Read about new research by professor Devin Pope to learn what a Walmart means for home values in your neighborhood.

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Management Conference 2012

CAN WE REDUCE DEPENDENCE ON
FOSSIL FUELS?

Alternative fuels won't kick in for a while and targets for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions are unrealistic because of growing energy use abroad, experts said at the keynote session.

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Alumni Stories

Driving Car Sharing to the Mainstream

Scott Griffith, '90, has led Zipcar, the innovative car-sharing company, from a
struggling start-up to an influential public company. He recently discussed his
journey with dean Sunil Kumar.

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