Apr 29, 2014National Association of Active Investment Managers
UC Davis Graduate School of Management MBA 07 Dave Walton was named the first-place winner of the 2014 National Association of Active Investment Managers Wagner Award. Walton, a partner in StatisTrade, received the $10,000 award for his paper “Know Your System! – Turning Data Mining from Bias to Benefit through System Parameter Permutation.”
Amy Myers Jaffe, executive director of energy and sustainability at the UC Davis Graduate School of Management, is quoted in a story about how Morgan Stanley’s sale of its physical oil unit to OAO Rosneft hasn’t been submitted for regulatory approval and how the companies will probably wait until tensions cool after the U.S. sanctioned Rosneft’s chief.
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.