Booth School

Type: Organization
Name: Booth School
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Is Greed Or Envy Your Investing Style? Take Our Quiz And Save Yourself

There are two types of investors: those who are motivated more by greed, and those who are motivated more by envy. Strange to say, which type you are has implications for how you should invest.Investment Advisors are supposed to consider a client’s “risk ... [Published Forbes.com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Algorithmic Trading Under Attack

Since the inception of the financial crisis more than five years ago, algorithmic trading has been under serious scrutiny.Algorithmic trading, or high-frequency trading , has come under fire from the Department of Justice (DoJ), FBI, Securities and Exchange ... [Published Moneynews - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Labor Market Still Not Robust, Kroszner Says

April 4 (Bloomberg) -- Randall Kroszner, a professor at the University of Chicago's Booth School and a former Federal Reserve governor, talks about the U.S. employment report released today and the outlook for Fed monetary policy. He speaks with Betty ... [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Dr Raghuram Rajan, Governor, Reserve Bank of India

Dr. Raghuram Rajan assumed charge as the 23rd Governor of the Reserve Bank of India on September 4, 2013. Prior to this, he was the Chief Economic Advisor, Ministry of Finance, Government of India and the Eric J. Gleacher Distinguished Service Professor ... [Published India Infoline - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Chicago Booth School in no hurry to open campus in India

MUMBAI: The Chicago Booth School of Business does not have any plans in the medium term to open a campus in India, despite the Indian government's opening the gate to foreign institutes."Given the restrictions in India on movement of fund and curriculum ... [Published Economic Times - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

New Research Proves Gender Bias Extraordinarily Prevalent In STEM Careers

Columbia Business School experiments show that hiring managers chose men twice as often for careers in science, technology, engineering and mathNEW YORK, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With everyone from the federal government to corporate America working ... [Published Scottrade - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

Arianna Pope wins Inyo Speech Contest

- Press releaseInyo County Superintendent of Schools is pleased to announce that Arianna Pope of Home Street Middle School won first place at the 62nd Annual Inyo County Speech Contest held on March 14th at Jill Kinmont Booth School and sponsored by Coldwell ... [Published Sierra Wave - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 1 reports

Tougher To Get Into A Great B-School

You’ve probably read that applications to MBA programs have been trending down in recent years. So you might think it’s slightly easier to get into a ranked business school.Forget it.A new analysis of application volume and acceptance rates at the top ... [Published Poets & Quants - Mar 13 2014]
First reported Mar 11 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Obese Pre-Teen Girls Earn Lower Grades Through Age 16 Than Healthier Peers — And Even Obese Boys

Preadolescence, commonly referred to as the "tween" years, is a developmental period marked by rapid physical and emotional change. A new study found that girls who are obese at age 11 had lower academic achievement at ages 11, 13, and 16 when compared ... [Published Medical Daily - Mar 11 2014]
First reported Jan 19 2014 - Updated Jan 19 2014 - 1 reports

Assorted links

1. Blind date with a book . 2. Joe Pass plays “Donna Lee” (video). 3. Booth School debate over Obamacare, with Gentzkow, Cochrane, and Notowidigdo (video). 4. “ The driver presents the paperwork to the unsuspecting nut processor .” 5. “ When ... [Published Marginal Revolution - Jan 19 2014]
First reported Nov 24 2013 - Updated Nov 24 2013 - 1 reports

Secular Stagnation and Social Security

It’s slowly dawning on economists that something is badly wrong with our economy. Of course, the economists who think this aren’t the neoliberal toadies at George Mason or the Booth School of the University of Chicago, but it’s nice that Paul Krugman ... [Published Firedoglake - Nov 24 2013]
First reported Nov 18 2013 - Updated Nov 19 2013 - 1 reports

Harvard/Stanford Duo Top New Ranking of the Top 100 MBA Startups

A new survey by Poets&Quants names the top 100 MBA startups to come out of business schools within the past five years. The ranking debuts in Poets&Quants' just launched digital magazine, which offers a deep dive into MBA entrepreneurship. Poets&Quants ... [Published PRWeb - Nov 18 2013]

Quotes

...Asked about his suggestion to Indian B-schools, which are under pressure to improve rankings, he said: "I believe it's best to let them do what they choose to do. The less you control them, the better they do."
...women aren't good in math and science, you often resist updating that belief -- even when confronted by evidence to the contrary," Reuben says. "Raising awareness of this problem is a step in the right direction. Hiring managers need to disassociate themselves from general stereotypes and focus on the candidate. Leaving your personal experiences out of the process will likely land you the best candidate. Otherwise, you are hurting your company."
...Josephine N BoothBooth SchoolSchool of Psychology at the University of Dundee, who noted, "There is a clear pattern which shows that girls who are in the obese range are performing more poorly than their counterparts in the healthy weight range throughout their teenage years."

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Is Greed Or Envy Your Investing Style? Take Our... [Published Forbes.com - Apr 14 2014]
Algorithmic Trading Under Attack [Published Moneynews - Apr 04 2014]
U.S. Labor Market Still Not Robust, Kroszner Says [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 04 2014]
Dr Raghuram Rajan, Governor, Reserve Bank of India [Published India Infoline - Apr 03 2014]
Chicago Booth School in no hurry to open campus... [Published Economic Times - Apr 01 2014]
New Research Proves Gender Bias Extraordinarily... [Published Scottrade - Mar 20 2014]
Arianna Pope wins Inyo Speech Contest [Published Sierra Wave - Mar 19 2014]
Tougher To Get Into A Great B-School [Published Poets & Quants - Mar 13 2014]
Obese Pre-Teen Girls Earn Lower Grades Through ... [Published Medical Daily - Mar 11 2014]
Assorted links [Published Marginal Revolution - Jan 19 2014]
Secular Stagnation and Social Security [Published Firedoglake - Nov 24 2013]
Harvard/Stanford Duo Top New Ranking of the Top... [Published PRWeb - Nov 18 2013]
Biography for Austan Goolsbee [Published Silobreaker - Dec 06 2008]
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Assorted links [Published Marginal Revolution - Jan 19 2014]
1. Blind date with a book . 2. Joe Pass plays “Donna Lee” (video). 3. Booth School debate over Obamacare, with Gentzkow, Cochrane, and Notowidigdo (video). 4. “ The driver presents the paperwork to the unsuspecting nut processor .” 5. “ When ...
Secular Stagnation and Social Security [Published Firedoglake - Nov 24 2013]
It’s slowly dawning on economists that something is badly wrong with our economy. Of course, the economists who think this aren’t the neoliberal toadies at George Mason or the Booth School of the University of Chicago, but it’s nice that Paul Krugman ...
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