A cohesive school-wide curriculum around design thinking launched this week, which includes a new design thinking course, intense “design sprints,” and an expanded pool of lecturers with deep work and teaching experience in design thinking. “We are creating a common language, methodology, and Haas framework that aligns with the design thinking processes used extensively in
Haas In The Headlines
Los Angeles TimesAug 3
The Trump administration wants to freeze federal fuel economy standards and roll back California’s tailpipe emissions rules, but Prof. Emeritus David Vogel, Solomon P. Lee Chair in Business Ethics, says the move would put public health and the environment at risk. It would also stifle innovation.
BBC World Service Business DailyJul 30
Prof. Don Moore, Lorraine Tyson Mitchell Chair in Leadership and Communication, says that while self confidence is important, overconfidence can be destructive in both business and politics. (Interview starts at 14:08 minutes)
Wall Street JournalAug 2
In most measures of socioeconomic well-being, rural counties now fall far behind urban ones. "The gap is opening up and will continue to open up," said Prof. Enrico Moretti, the Michael Peevy and Donald Vial Professor of Economics at UC Berkeley and a faculty member at the Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics.