When Cal Women’s Soccer forward Jordyn Elliott returned to the field this fall after recovering from a hip injury, she did it in style, scoring one of three goals that helped the team defeat Utah Valley at the season’s opening game. Elliott believes that the same grit that brought her back strong to the field
Haas In The Headlines
NPR: All Things ConsideredSep 13
Research by Prof. Ulrike Malmendier of the Haas Finance Group on financial behavior is mentioned by Cardiff Garcia, host of the economics podcast The Indicator, during this interview. "She's found that, for example, CEOs who grew up during the Great Depression ended up running their companies with less debt throughout their lives and taking less risk," he said.
BBC News IndonesiaSep 13
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.
Financial TimesSep 12
Overconfidence can lead people to take too much risk by seeking outsized returns. "One extreme is to take too many risks and trade too actively," said Prof. Terrance Odean, Rudd Family Foundation Chair. "The other is to take no risk and stay on the sidelines."