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UC Davis MBA students are collaborating with the Tahoe Environmental Research Center on a project to create canine food from an aquatic invasive species known as Mysis Shrimp in Lake Tahoe as a way to clarify the lake and commercialize the outcome.
Economics and finance Professor Alan Taylor explains his research findings that run contrary to the belief that debt is at dangerously high levels.
Audit committees that include a former partner from the firm that audits their company can still retain their independence and have high-quality audits, according to a new study from Assistant Professor Paul Wong and his co-researchers.
Counter to a widespread impression that audit quality diminishes when a former partner sits on the audit committee, audit quality actually goes up, Assistant Professor Paul Wong and his co-researchers discover.
Assistant Professor Paul Wong and his co-researchers discuss the implications of a former partner of a Big-Four accountancy sitting on the audit committee of the member’s former company.
Outcry over Ken Fisher’s inappropriate comments prompted a formal apology and a loss of investments. Professor Brad Barber shares why there are so few women in finance and what can be done to adjust that trend.
Entrepreneur Mark Otero MBA 07, who sold his video game firm to Electronic Arts for $35 mil., has launched a new hedge fund, Alice Capital, which is outperforming the S&P Index.
A new study highlights similar or confusing stock symbols, which leads to widespread confusion for investors. Professor Brad Barber says companies can be connected in others ways some might not fully understand.
On a podcast hosted by by Frank Zaccari, Professor Andrew Hargadon shares about our lab-to-market academies and the 20th annual Big Bang! Business Competition.
Dubbed Charles Schwab meets Candy Crush. Nudges that investors get through these apps can cause riskier trading behaviors, Prof. Brad Barber tells NBCNews.com.
”A modern-day Renaissance man,” Jason Mikami MBA 96 juggles his executive role at Uber while producing premium wine from his family’s 123-year-old Lodi vineyard.
Sacramento MBA student and Metro EDGE member Justin Virrey shares his journey from the Bay Area to Sacramento and the region’s attraction and strengths.
Christopher Lynch MBA 05 and chief financial officer of Walsh Vineyards Management in Napa, is named one of North Bay Business Journal’s CFO Recognition Awards winners for 2019.
On Forbes.com, Associate Professor Gina Dokko’s take on how automation will impact careers as she led a panel of experts at a recent Academy of Management meeting.
Joe DiNunzio, adjunct professor and executive director of the Mike and Renee Child Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, explains his passion for teaching.
UC Davis Big Bang! winner RePurpose Energy is working to create off-grid electric storage using retired electric car batteries.
Professor Kimberly Elsbach’s eight-week online leadership course named among the top 15 certificate programs to boost your career by CIO.com. Program begins Oct. 16.
Understanding biases can help investors improve decision-making and identify irrationalities. Professor Brad Barber says such bias can cost investors up to 4% annually.
Former Mike and Renee Child Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Executive Director and 2004 GSM alum Cleve Justis shares his thoughts on measuring collaboration and creating tangible results in the non-profit sector.
Professor Kim Elsbach explains her research around crying at work, what co-workers think when they see you cry, how to save face and why a good work cry is so stigmatized in the first place.