Education pioneer Patrick Awuah, MBA 99, founder of Ghana’s Ashesi University, will be welcomed back to campus this week as the 2019 MBA commencement speaker. Commencement for both the Full-time MBA and Evening & Weekend MBA programs will take place on Friday, May 24, at 2 p.m. at the Greek Theatre. Born and raised in
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Past research has suggested there’s a tradeoff between diversity and productivity. Research co-authored by Assoc. Prof. Sameer Srivastava, Harold Furst Chair in Management Philosophy and Values, suggests that's a false tradeoff. Companies can have a multiplicity of ideas and values and also have cultural alignment on those ideas and values.
Bloomberg BusinessweekMay 15
Research by Prof. Andrew Rose, Bernard T. Rocca, Jr. Chair in International Business & Trade, found that tariff increases lead, in the medium term, to economically and statistically significant declines in domestic output and productivity. Tariff increases also result in more unemployment, higher inequality, and real exchange rate appreciation, but have only small effects on the trade balance.
Poets & QuantsMay 15
Berkeley Haas "has it all" with a No. 5 ranking in entrepreneurship. Haas was one of just two schools to be ranked in all 10 categories.