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Why women make better investors

Story cites research from UC Davis Graduate School of Management Professor Brad Barber that found men trade 45 percent more than women. This trading activity reduced their net returns by 2.65 percentage points a year. By contrast, trading reduced women’s net returns by 1.72 percentage points.

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A debate on emerging market turbulence

Emerging Market Turbulence: Are the jitters morphing into a crisis? UC Davis economist Alan Taylor, who teaches at the Graduate School of Management, joins a high-level debate hosted by Financial Times’ macroeconomics expert Gavyn Davies.

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UC Davis full-time MBA program ranks No. 41

Story about how the U.S. News & World Report ranked the UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s MBA programs among the top business schools in the nation. The The full-time program is No. 41, while the part-time program ranked No. 25.

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‘Shark’ Invests $300,000; MBA Alums Celebrate

Start-up company Revolights, which has not one but two UC Davis MBAs in its ranks of seven, scored a $300,000 investment on ABC Television’s “Shark Tank” last Friday night.

“It’s been an incredible experience,” said Adam Pettler MBA ’11, chief financial officer for Revolights Inc., maker of wheel-mounted bike light systems. Pettler was a full-time MBA student on the Davis campus when he developed the Revolights business plan in an independent study course supervised by Marc Lowe, an adjunct professor.

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UC Davis Full-Time MBA Ranked among Nation’s Premier Programs for 19th Consecutive Year
MBA Programs among Top 9% in U.S.
Top 10 MBA Program That Leads to Jobs

(Davis, CA) — The UC Davis Graduate School of Management’s Full-Time MBA program is ranked among the premier business schools in the nation for the 19th consecutive year, according to U.S. News & World Report’s latest graduate business school rankings released today.

U.S. News’ latest ranking places the Full-Time MBA program at No. 41, placing it among the top 9% of the 453 Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International’s accredited full-time MBA programs surveyed.

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10 MBA Programs That Lead to Jobs

In 2013, nearly 95 percent of the full-time MBA students at the UC Davis Graduate School of Management were employed 90 days after graduation. That put the School in the Top 10 in the country for post-graduation employment, according to the U.S. News & World Report.

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