This paper documents significant trading by insiders around a first-time debt covenant
violation disclosure in an SEC filing. This is interesting from a research and regulatory
standpoint because of three considerations: the delay and infrequency of a new covenant
violation disclosure, a lack of attention to covenant disclosures by regulators, and a dearth of
Physician productivity is an important driver of key healthcare outcomes, such as quality of care, treatment costs and patient satisfaction, because physicians influence a vast majority of treatment decisions, and are central to the care delivery process. Thus, it is critical for researchers to understand how transformation technologies, such as electronic medical records (EMRs) impact physician productivity.
China – now the world’s second largest economy – has helped make Margaret Wong a millionaire, and she shared some of her secrets Tuesday at “China, The Next Gold Rush,” a workshop at the UC Davis Graduate School of Management.
China’s exploding middle class “is hungry for brand-name luxury goods,” Wong said. “A Chinese goes into a shop and asks, ‘Why don’t you give me the most expensive thing? I don’t know what’s good or bad.’ “
Dean Currall moderated a panel on “Mining for Gold – Businesses Currently Doing Business in China”
This article reports on Paul Griffin’s recent study “Going Green: Market Reaction to CSR Newswire Releases” in which he found that share prices went up for companies that reported their greenhouse emissions reduction strategies.
“Companies should not be as reluctant as they have been to provide this information because we show that it can be shareholder-positive,” said Griffin. “Our message is that it pays to be green.”
Professor Toubia’s research focuses on various aspects of innovation and new product development, including idea generation, idea screening, preference measurement, and the diffusion of innovation. He is the winner of two John Little best paper awards, the Frank Bass outstanding dissertation award, and the John Howard dissertation award. Toubia teaches New Product Development in the MBA and Executive MBA programs.
Professor Amaldoss received his Ph.D in Marketing in 1998 from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He has taught earlier at the Krannert Graduate School of Management of Purdue University.
We invite you to join us for this session in Roseville to learn more about the UC Davis Sacramento MBA Program. Learn about our distinctive curriculum and the admission process from current students, alumni and program representatives and have your questions answered. Lunch will be provided.
All candidates who attend this session will have their Fall 2012 UC Davis MBA application fee waived.
When UC Davis School of Management alumnus Jan-Erik Paino conducted a real estate project on Sacramento, he thought to himself that the best way to learn about the city was to understand its history. While most of the books that he read reiterated the usual Sacramento history, he found one that discussed a small beer brewing business. It was then that Paino’s interest in brewing began.
UPDATE: Andrew Barkett is leaving his post as senior engineer at Facebook to bring his decade of experience in Silicon Valley to become the first-ever chief technology officer for the Republican National Committee.The June 4 announcement has stirred a whirlwind of media coverage, including the Huffington Post and Washington Post.Bark
Agilent Technologies’ Electronic Measurement Group is a $3.6 billion business that over the past decade has seen a dramatic shift in its customer base from U.S., and Western European customers to predominantly Asia-based customers. Today, the majority of the division’s revenues are generated outside of the U.S., with an increasing concentration in China.
(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s full-time MBA program has been ranked among the top six percent of AACSB International-accredited programs nationwide, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.