Financial Times article cites study by Christopher Knittel and Victor Stango, economists at the University of California, Davis, the collective loss in stock market value of all the companies that Woods endorsed was worth $5 billion – $12 billion by the middle of December.
Two new endowed faculty chairs at UC Davis will be supported by the estate of high-tech entrepreneur Charlie Soderquist. In November, it was announced that the estate was giving $2 million to spark entrepreneurship. Half of the $2 million went to establish an endowment to support the Graduate School of Management’s Center for Entrepreneurship. The rest of the gift was to create the Charles J. Soderquist Endowed Chair in Entrepreneurship.
Investing experts believe that many people are overpaying for mutual funds management and other investment advice. Brad Barber, finance professor and expert on investor behavior at the University of California, Davis provides his insight.
The UC Davis Graduate School of Management has the highest percentage of full-time female faculty among the world’s top 100 business schools, according to new rankings compiled by The Financial Times of London.
A group of UC Davis business students recently found themselves playing a part in President Barack Obama’s campaign to improve ties with the Muslim world. The 11 students and their prof, Wil Agatstein, spent two weeks in Turkey last month.
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.