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‘Shark Tank’ Hopeful Has MBA Grad as CFO

A Graduate School of Management alumnus developed the business plan for a company that is diving—or, rather, cycling—into ABC Television’s “Shark Tank” at 9 p.m. this Friday night (March 7), looking for investors.

Adam Pettler MBA 11 serves as the chief financial officer of Revolights Inc., maker of wheel-mounted bike light systems.

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CFA Institute Names Top Financial Analysts Journal Articles with Annual Graham and Dodd Awards

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.”

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Study Measures Investors’ Reaction to ‘Unburnable Carbon’

Story about UC Davis research that found investors in U.S. oil and gas companies have not ignored science when considering whether a potential carbon asset bubble exists – a concern raised in recent media reports. Two of the study’s co-authors are Paul A. Griffin, a professor of management, and Amy Myers Jaffe, executive director of energy and sustainability, both of the UC Davis Graduate School of Management.

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Republicans Are Wooing the Wired

Alumnus Andrew Barkett MBA 09, the chief technology officer for the Republican National Committee, is featured in a story about the efforts to identify and recruit conservatives and Republicans within the tech world.

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