February 2012

February 29

Health Canal covered Miguel Unzueta's new study on the expanding definition of diversity.

The Daily Bruin featured a story on the UCLA Anderson/TED conference, quoting Jim Stengel and Allison Holmes, assistant dean of marketing and communications.

Sebastian Edwards is interviewed in Estrategia y Negocios about the outlook for a possible recession in Europe.

Judy Olian was quoted in a The Daily Bruin story about graduate schools seeking greater autonomy.

February 28

Mark Grinblatt and a paper on I.Q. levels and investments were featured in the New York Times

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in a UT San Diego article concerning the recent price of gas in San Diego compared to the rest of the country.

February 27

Paul Habibi and the UCLA Anderson Ziman Center for Real Estate were mentioned in The Denver Post regarding Colorado companies investing in Lake Tahoe resort development.

Ed Leamer and the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index were cited by Barron's and North County Times on the link between diesel-fuel consumption and the fourth quarter GDP.

Individual.com and Livemint.com featured an interview of Uday S. Karmarkar and his views regarding India's development in the services sector, along with mentioning the Anderson's Business and Information Technologies (BIT) Project.

Samuel Cubert was mentioned in CareerDiva.net regarding his research on the efficiency of performance reviews.

Embargo Zone mentioned Mark Grinblatt's research on the relationship between IQ level and investing.

The Daily Bruin featured Francis Longstaff's interest in astronomy and his work with fellow UCLA Astronomy professor Michael Rich.

The UCLA Anderson/TED partnership was the focus on a story in  BeattheGMAT with a quote from Jim Stengel.

February 22

UCLA Anderson was featured in a Daily Bruin article about the UCLA Anderson-TED collaboration.

Edward Leamer and the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index were featured in an azcentral.com article regarding the decline in diesel sale.

William G. Ouchi was quoted in a Daily Nexus article about the UC Patent Policy.

UCLA Anderson was featured in a Beat the GMAT blog, with regard to admissions and programs.

A group of UCLA Anderson MBA students took second place in the MBA case competition in the 22nd Annual Marketing Summit, which was covered in Reuters, Financial Content, Morning Star, Yahoo! Finance, Boston.com, Winston-Salem Journal and  SF Gate.

Ely Dahan was quoted in a piece on boosting one's business for free in Amsterdam Printing.

February 17

Ed Leamer, UCLA Anderson, and UCLA Anderson Forecast were mentioned in KTVN and PR-USA.NET on The Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index drop in January.

InvestorPlace cites The Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index regarding decline in diesel consumption.

The Daily Titan mentioned UCLA Anderson's use of Turnitin to prevent plagiarism in the MBA program application process.

February 16

Edward Leamer was quoted in MHN Online  on the unexpected outcome of the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index.

News Max, and Money News  cited Edward Leamer regarding the results of the recent  Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index.

Stuart Gabriel commented on the weak housing market in MSN Money.

Judy Olian was quoted in Poets & Quants regarding the recent UCLA Anderson partnership with TED.

Bob Foster, Elwin Svenson and Robert Spich were featured in an UCLA Today article about expansions in UCLA Anderson's GAP program.

February 15

Andrew Ainslie was quoted in The Daily Bruin article discussing how the curriculum change has helped graduates in the job market.

The announcement of the UCLA Anderson/TED partnership was featured in multiple articles, with quotes from Judy Olian and Jim Stengel : Yahoo! Finance: Singapore, BloomsbergBusinessweek, iStockAnalyst, FreshNews.com, Alpha Trade Finance, Boston.com, Herald Online, Paul Bodine, SunHerald.com, Truck News, CMS, Info Tech News, MarketWatch,  Daily Disruption,

Edward Leamer and the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index were featured in multiple articles regarding the recently released report, showing a decrease in January: The Sacramento Bee, TheTrucker.com, KOTATerritoryNews, Los Angeles Business, Logistics Management, Money News, KCOY, KTRE9, KPTMMLive, Wxvt, Bradenton.com, Kait8Investor Village, Stock Rants, Succesful Dealer,  ETrucker,  PRNewsWire,and KOAM 7 News.

Fleet Owner also published an article about the recent Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index, with a quote by Edward Leamer.

David Shulman wrote an article published in U.S.News and discussing President Obama's 2013 budget proposal.

Paul Habibi was quoted in article by NBC speaking about the state's credit rating increasing.

Edward Leamer was quoted in Commercial Property Executive regarding the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index.

Ely Dahan was quoted in Search Engine Watch regarding the importance of online advertising for businesses.

Francis Longstaff was quoted in The Daily Bruin regarding the discovery of a dwarf galaxy.

Edward Leamer was quoted in North County Times discussing trucking activity.

Stuart Gabriel was quoted in SmartMoney regarding the housing market.

Edward Leamer was quoted in Logistics Management discussing the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index.

Edward Leamer was quoted in Calculated Risk, and Commercial Career Journal discussing diesel fuel index decline.

Paul Habibi was quoted in NBC discussing the 18 billion dollars California homeowners will receive.

Paul Habibi was interview in the The Orange County Register  about the housing market and its recovery.

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's recent speech on housing markets cited a footnote from a paper written by Stuart Gabriel.

February 13

The announcement of the UCLA Anderson/TED partnership in Bloomberg Businessweek included a quote from Judy Olian.

Paul Habibi was quoted in NBC LA regarding the effect of mortgage settlement for California homeowners.

The OC Register interviewed Paul Habibi on the commercial real estate market and commercial defaults in Orange County.

Francis Longstaff and UCLA Anderson were mentioned in Examiner.com, Science Codex, NASA Space Station Information  on the discovery of the nearby galaxy NGC 4449.

Kellogg Insight mentioned Subramaniam Ramanarayanan's research regarding malpractice lawsuits and patient loyalty in the medical business world.

Andrew Ainslie was quoted in The Stanford Daily on UCLA Anderson's use of Turnitin to combat plagiarism in admission essays.

February 8

Francis Longstaff  was mentioned in UCLANewsroom  involving the discovery of a nearby dwarf galaxy.

Noah Goldstein was mentioned in PsychologyToday regarding Robert Cialdini's new book , Six Degrees of Social Influence. 

Daniel Mitchell was quoted in TheDailyBruin discussing Jerry Brown's 12-point pension plan.

UCLA Anderson was mentioned in MBAadmits discussing UCLA Anderson's decision to use Turnitin's software program to detect plagiarism on students' admissions essays

February 7

Craig Hubbell was quoted on UCLA Anderson's admission essay process in Bloomsberg Businessweek. 

Daniel J.B. Mitchell was quoted in a Daily Bruin article, expressing his opinion about the recent proposal Governor Brown announced last week regarding UC employees' retirement.

UCLA Anderson was featured in a KNBC-LA broadcast discussing the use of turnitin.com for Admission. (See attached link)

Mark Grinblatt's study "IQ and Stock Market Participation" was mentioned by AskMen.com regarding the correlation between intelligence and successful stock investment.

In MITSloan, E. Burton Swanson discussed UCLA Anderson's research on the production and adaptation of IT innovation.

The SentinelSource.com, TwinCities,, Home Team Careers, mbaMission and  The Seattle Times quoted Andrew Ainslie or referenced UCLA Anderson's use of Turnitin to detect plagiarism in applicant essays.

Shlomo Benartzi's and his co-authored paper "Annuitization Puzzles," are mentioned in Kiplinger.com on annuities in relation to retirement plans.

Richard Rumelt and his book "Good Strategy/Bad Strategy: The Difference and Why It Matters" was mentioned in Tim Sheedy's Blog.

UCLA Anderson was mentioned in a PR-GB.com article discussing UCLA graduate programs as a good choice to further education.

The Daily Bruin quoted Linda Baldwin in a piece about the UC system's HBCU program.

February 3

Andrew Ainslie and UCLA Anderson were featured in articles from Fortune-CNN Money, Bloomberg BusinessWeek, The Huffington Post , Student Affairs eNews, Best Financial News, thehawkeye.com, herald-review.com, DailyHearald.com, Daily Hampshire Gazette, campuscircle.com, and Poets & Quants regarding efforts to detect plagiarism in MBA applications.

The UCLA Anderson plagiarism incident as an indicator of academic dishonesty was mentioned in blog Orange Crate Art.

George T. Geis was profiled as a standout professor on mbaMission.

Suzanne Shu was interviewed on the "Madeleine Brand Show" on 89.3KPCC, discussing behavioral pricing and online data. (Link provided)

Alumna Nan Boden was featured in an interview on Smart Business, regarding how UCLA Anderson's EMBA program helped her.

Judy Olian and UCLA Anderson were mentioned in BizBest on Twitter CEO Dick Costolo.

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in a Daily Bruin story on a potential $200 million UC loan to the state of California.

Suzanne Shu's research, along with input from Ed Leamer and Shlomo Benartzi, were featured in The Atlantic story on the gift-card economy.

February 1

David Shulman was quoted in YahooFinance discussing the reason for slow economic growth.

Andrew Ainslie was quoted in SacramentoBee, gazettenet.com, Oregonlive and Courant.com regarding the greater use of the anti-plagiarism program Turnitin for admissions applications.

UCLA Anderson was mentioned in InsuranceTechnology, 4-Traders, tmc.net, Reuters, NewzBlaze, Morningstar, sys-conmedia, employeebenefitadviser, and PR-Canada.net, regarding the 401(k) professional designation awarded by the John Hancock Financial Network.

Shlomo Benartzi was mentioned in AdvisorOne regarding why the annuity puzzle still exists and how it can be solved.

Noah Goldstein's study regarding how to encourage hotel towel reuse was mentioned in BlogChina.

Daniel J.B. Mitchell was quoted discussing President Obama's outline for college funding in a TheDailyBruin article.

Shlomo Benartzi was mentioned in Pensions World in an article regarding "Save More TomorrowTM (SMart)², a program he helped to develop.