“Financial Institutions and Financial Stability” is the fourth annual conference hosted by the School’s finance group. Organized by Professor Robert Marquez, the invitation-only forum brings together top researchers to present their latest insights on regulatory reform for financial intermediaries, the past and future role of capital for banks, crisis resolution, and liquidity provision by financial institutions. Speakers from Duke University, New York University, the University of Washington, the International Monetary Fund, and the Federal Reserve Bank will share insights from their latest research, with topics ranging from the response of banks to aid provided to them by the government, to the role capital plays at financial intermediaries, among others.
Jointly sponsored by the Graduate School of Management and the UC Davis Math Department, the 2012 Mixed Integer Programming workshop was the ninth in a series of annual workshops held in North America designed to bring the integer programming community together to discuss recent developments in the field.The methods are heavily used in practice for solving problems in transportation and manufacturing, including airline crew scheduling, vehicle routing and production planning.The workshop gives junior researchers—more than 20 from around the world—the opportunity to present their most recent
Hosted by Professor Andrew Hargadon, Professor Kimberly Elsbach and Associate Professor Beth Bechky, this intensive workshop offered participants a conceptual and practical understanding of qualitative research methods. Drawing on their combined expertise, Hargadon, Elsbach and Bechky led three days of sessions and fieldwork on how and when to use qualitative data collection and analysis techniques, as well as how to craft a contribution to the field.
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.