Should a growing East African solar power provider choose Benin or Nigeria as its foray into the West African market? That was the question a team of MBA students (and one UC Berkeley PhD student) answered to win the Energy in Emerging Markets Case Competition hosted Nov. 6 by the MBA Energy Club at Duke
Haas In The Headlines
Washington PostNov 14
Assoc. Prof. Adair Morse, Prof. Richard Stanton, and Prof. Nancy Wallace of Haas, along with Prof. Robert Bartlett of Berkeley Law, found that both online and face-to-face lenders make 11% to 17% higher profits off African American and Latino borrowers.
Times of IndiaNov 10
Research co-authored by Asst. Prof. Victor Couture used Google Maps to gauge traffic speed in 154 Indian cities. The study identified India's fastest, slowest, and most congested cities.
Since 2011 only two other schools have challenged the predictable b-school rankings at the top end—one is Berkeley Haas, which makes a strong case for inclusion at the high end.