Graduate School of Management Professors Brad Barber and Roger Edelen were awarded Graham and Dodd Scroll Awards from the CFA Institute. The awards recognize outstanding articles published in 2013 in Financial Analysts Journal. Professor Barber’s article was “Do (Some) University Endowments Earn Alpha?,” while Professor Edelen’s article was “Shedding Light on ‘Invisible’ Costs: Trading Costs and Mutual Fund Performance.”
This paper studies the impact of electronic medical record (EMR) technologies on the productivity of physicians, using data from a 3-year study of about 90 physicians at a University hospital. We find that productivity drops sharply immediately after technology implementation, and recovers partly over the next few months.
In August 2009, the Graduate School of Management launched an initiative entitled, “Strategic Renewal for the Graduate School of Management: A Shared Endeavour.” The goal was to develop an innovative strategic plan that further elevates the School’s visibility regionally, nationally and globally.
Economic prosperity involves wealth creation as well as fostering opportunities for upward economic mobility for all citizens. Promoting economic prosperity operates at two levels. First, the School must be a supplier of first-class business and management leadership to public and private, medium- and large-sized organizations. Second, the School must act as a catalyst to help small, entrepreneurial companies bring innovations to market.
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.