February 9, 2016

News Category: Major News

New Cleantech Startup Competition Offers $100K Prize & Mentoring Seven finalists teams—which include four Haas students—are receiving 15 weeks of entrepreneurial training and a chance for the grand prize. (11/02/2015)

Financial Leaders Gather for Inaugural Clausen Conference Influential financial leaders — including the chief economist of the IMF, one of President Clinton’s key former economic advisors, and the president of the SF Federal Reserve Bank — will gather Nov. 21 to discuss the future of US and global finance at the Clausen Center’s inaugural Conference on Global Economic issues. (11/02/2015)

Asst. Prof. Ming Hsu: Bringing Brains to Marketing The future of marketing points to brain scans, which promise to take some of the guesswork out of the field. (10/26/2015)

Haas Healthcare Conference to Bridge Industry and Innovation (10/23/2015)

Haas to Provide Seed Funding, Enhanced Entrepreneurship Support to Students Dean's Startup Seed Fund to deliver $100,000 to student startups this year. (10/12/2015)

Frequently Discounting Maximizes Retailer Revenues A “discount-frequently” pricing strategy allows retailers to charge high prices when demand is high. (09/30/2015)

Patrick Awuah, MBA 99, Named "MacArthur Genius" Awuah, founder of Ghana's Ashesi University, is one of 24 people who received the prestigious award. (09/29/2015)

Berkeley-Haas and Philanthropy U Debut Free Online Initiative More than 100,000 worldwide enroll in social impact courses in less than three weeks. (09/21/2015)

Fall Dean’s Speaker Series Features Bay Area and Berkeley Leaders A high-profile lineup of seven leaders with ties to Berkeley-Haas and the Bay Area to speak at Haas. (09/03/2015)

Startup Roundup: Seniorly, Crayon Crunch, and Realiteer Spotlighting students and recent graduates working on a new business. (08/31/2015)

Meet Berkeley-Haas’ Nine New Professors A diverse group of new assistant professors joins Haas this fall. (08/27/2015)

New Undergrads Immersed in Haas Culture The 385 students range in age from 18 to 58; all have stellar academic records (08/26/2015)

Prof. Patricia Dechow Wins Prestigious American Accounting Association Award (08/26/2015)

Gender Equity Efforts Fuel Full-Time MBA Demographic Shift 41% women in incoming class; 43% in program overall (08/20/2015)

Full-Time MBA Students Welcomed With Surprise Guests, Volunteer Work, Leadership Lessons (08/20/2015)

EMBA Class of 2014 Startups: 16 and Counting (08/18/2015)

Haas Launches Tusher Center to Study Intellectual Capital Management Prof. David J. Teece will serve as the center's faculty director. (08/14/2015)

Finance Prof. Ben Hermalin Named Academic Senate Chairman (08/14/2015)

New Evening & Weekend Class Arrives on Campus for We LAUNCH A total of 254 students participated in orientation this year. (08/10/2015)

Stock Market’s “Spare Tire” Keeps Economy Churning During Banking Crises Prof. Ross Levine examines role of shareholder protection laws during economic turmoil. (08/10/2015)

How to Trust What Customers Say About Your Brand Berkeley-Haas researchers dive into the brain to validate consumer insights (08/10/2015)

Forbes: UC Berkeley #3 Among Most Entrepreneurial Research Universities (08/10/2015)

Citi's Chief Innovation Officer Named Executive Fellow Debby Hopkins, also CEO of Citi Ventures, accepts part-time, professional faculty position. (07/20/2015)

Prof. David Teece Honored By Calgary Business School Teece cited as "a great management thinker and a role model for research and leadership." (07/10/2015)

New Name, New Energy for Social Sector Leadership at Haas (06/15/2015)

Berkeley MBA Ranks #2 in the World in Latin American Business Magazine Rankings (06/15/2015)

Questioning the Status Quo for People with Special Needs Stanford Stickney, BS 15, works with Berkeley team on tech his brother uses to control wheelchair with his brain. (06/05/2015)

Garwood Innovation Fellows Explore Fresh Ideas Gunso Kim of South Korea, one of five inaugural Fellows, plans to share urban ride-sharing ideas with Seoul's mayor. (06/02/2015)

Berkeley-Haas Partnership Yields $5 Million for Unprecedented Energy Efficiency Study Researchers to test "intelligent energy management" system at 100 factories. (05/20/2015)

Haas Teams with Accenture to Create New Big Data Curriculum (05/18/2015)