Jul 19, 2012MarketingPh.D., HEC Montréal and GERAD, Université de Montréal
Research Expertise: Competitive strategy, game theory and applied optimal control
Assistant Professor Olivier Rubel is fascinated by two related questions: How can firms make better decisions in highly competitive environments? And what are the optimal strategies for implementing these decisions over time?
Citing the School’s annual study of women in top leadership posts in California’s largest firms, Dean Steven Currall comments on news of Yahoo CEO Mayer’s appointment. “The TV series ‘Mad Men’ would feel right at home in 2012: Men still run the biggest companies, especially in Silicon Valley.”
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.