January 2012

January 30

Andrew Ainslie was quoted in the Los Angeles Times regarding UCLA Anderson's use of Turnitin to validate the authenticity of applicant admission essays,

Daniel J.B. Mitchell wrote an article in the Los Angeles Business Journal about the termination of redevelopment agencies as an example of Sacramento's inability to return decision making to local government entities, despite their effort to achieve the opposite

Noah Goldstein's co-authored book "Yes!" was mentioned by Business Day regarding the importance of reciprocation and its ability to build stronger connections in a business setting

January 27

David Shulman was quoted in U.S. News on the creation of small business in relation to the housing market.

In GlobeAdvisor.com, Shlomo Benartzi was referenced on loss aversion and behavioral finance.

BYM News mentioned Richard Rumelt regarding the launch of Green Comm Academy, a new joint-endeavor centered on the development of management education and research for sustainability.

UCLA Anderson was mentioned in a Daily Californian News article regarding the proposal for increased self-sufficiency.

UCLA Anderson was featured in an article of Information Tumbler discussing the announcement of the University of Michigan's Ross School moving to Los Angeles.

Daniel J. B. Mitchell was quoted in a Sacramento Bee article discussing promotions among California firefighters.

UCLA Anderson is mentioned in vcstar.com regarding recent donations the Anderson family have given to the community over the past years, most recently  helping a Boys and Girls youth club.

David Shulman wrote for U.S. News regarding the abandonment of the CPI by the federal reserve

Daniel J.B. Mitchell wrote about ACTA, a international piece of legislation similar to SOPA and PIPA for CNNMoney and Information Tumbler

January 25

David Shulman wrote an article in U.S.News discussing  the positives and negatives about President Obama's State of the Union speech

Stuart Gabriel was quoted in Los Angeles Times discussing foreclosures in the fourth quarter stating that the housing cycle is showing signs of progress

UCLA Anderson is mentioned in BestFinancialNews and CNNMoney,  regarding the top MBA programs, but will also be competing  with University of Michigan's new MBA program 

The Ceridian-UCLA Anderson Pulse of Commerce Index was mentioned in CalculatedRisk regarding the comparison of ceridian diesel Fuel Index and ATA trucking index.

January 24

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in myscience, discussing steady employment gains in California despite the economy.

UCLA Anderson will be joining a special summer program offering classes to students from designated colleges outside of the UC system, reported San Francsico Business Times.

UCLA Anderson is mentioned in Poets&Quants regarding the top executive MBA programs, now having to compete with a new program offered in Southern California by University of Michigan's Ross School of Business that is now accepting applications.

Jerry Nickelsburg discussed  the economic outlook for California and Sonoma County (watch video here).

January 23

The 2012 Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast was featured in ccim.com with a quote from Jerry Nickelsburg about commercial real estate.

The 2012 Allen Matkins/UCLA Anderson Forecast was covered in Financial Tech Spotlight

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article regarding self-employment in California.

CNBC referenced Jerry Nickelsburg on the increase of construction-related jobs in California.

Apparel News quoted Jerry Nickelsburg on California job and export growth.

Kellogg Insight featured  Subramaniam Ramanarayanan's co-authored research on the effects of consolidation in the U.S. health insurance industry in relation to insurance premiums

January 20

Los Angeles Times ran an article on the findings of the recent Allen Matkins-UCLA Anderson Forecast indicating some progress in California market. 

Stuart A. Gabriel commented on President Obama's housing policy in stories that ran in Yahoo Finance , kcentv.com, KXLY.com, KESQ.com, WCYB.com, KOCO.com, WISN.com, KITV.com, WAPT.com, 10news, WLKY.com, KSBW.com, KETV.com, CLICKONDetroit.com, LocalNEWS8.comCNNExpansion.com,

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in TMCNET.com, GlobeST.com, about California's economic recovery.

The Gross/Fink event hosted by UCLA Anderson was mentioned in Bloomberg Businessweek  and   Treasury & Risk stories about BlackRock.

Research on intelligence tests conducted by Mark Grinblatt was featured in a Bloomberg   piece on intelligence and investing.

January 18

Daniel J.B. Mitchell was quoted in the Los Angeles Times and Marketplace Business, discussing the merger of SAG and AFTRA, two main Hollywood Unions.

Peter Rossi was quoted in a New York Times piece on the price increases at Starbuck's

Stuart Gabriel commented on Obama's housing policy in CNN Money, ABC Boston, wpbf.com, wmur.com, Fidelity.com, ABC 9, ktvz.com, wpxi.com and News8000.com

UCLA Anderson is one of the B-schools named in US News and Stacyblackman.com  stories on using Turnitin for admissions.

A story on the economic recovery in the San Gabriel Valley Tribune credits UCLA Anderson with a forecast of no double dip recession in the near future.

The Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index cited anemic growth in the transport sector  in a Motley Fool article about investing in transportation.

The research done by Margaret Shih and her team on 'don't ask/don't tell' policies was featured in a BizEd article about diversity.

The Long Beach Business Journal cited UCLA Anderson Forecast and quoted Jerry Nickelsburg in its story predicting a slow economic recovery.

Jerry Nickelsburg's remarks about growth for Sonoma County were referenced in a Press Democrat story.

January 17

Edward Leamer was quoted in a North County Times article discussing slow trucking activity in the recent Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index findings

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in separate Press Democrat editorials about the recovery of California's two separate economies.

A paper co-authored by Subramaniam Ramanarayanan on the correlation between medical professionals served with malpractice lawsuits and demand for their professional services was reviewed in The Economist.

E. B. Swanson was featured in a MIT Sloan Management Review article, where he gave comments to questions regarding investing in technology.

Suzanne Shu was quoted in a YubaNet.com article, discussing the 405 freeway closure back in July 2011.

Jim Stengel,  Sanjay Sood and  UCLA Anderson MBA Students were featured in Morning Star and CNBC stories on the research done regarding the 50  fastest growing brands.

Daniel J.B. Mitchell was quoted in an Eagle Tribune article, discussing the merger of SAG and AFTRA, two main Hollywood Unions.

January 13

Ed Leamer is quoted in a Wall Street Journal piece on retail sales.

The current Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index is identified as a highly accurate index for measuring real-time economic growth in the U.S. in a story that appeared in  Fox 5, Diesel Technology Forum.

The Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index is identified as a solid recession projector in a Seeking Alpha story about production.

A study by Mark Grinblatt indicating that IQ plays an important part in successful investing was the focus of a piece on AskMen.

Ed Leamer is quoted in Logistics Management, eTrucker, Truck Parts and Service,  Successful Dealer,  MEMA, Truckinginfo and Moneynews.com pieces highlighting the findings of the recent Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index.

The state's unemployment rate is not expected to improve in the immediate future, according to UCLA Anderson Forecast in a story about the northern state's economic outlook on CBS 12.

Sebastian Edwards wrote a blog piece for Foco Economico about the state of universities in Chile.

Nelson Gayton is quoted in a piece in themercury.com about virtual performance in music.

Jerry Nickelsburg spoke about slow growth and recovery at Sonoma County's annual state of the county conference covered in the Press Democrat.

January 11

Ed Leamer commented on the findings of the current Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index in the Commercial Carrier Journal , Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal and TheTrucker.com.

Ed Leamer is quoted in a Bloomberg Businessweek piece on the dwindling number of top wage earners in California.

Dan Mitchell provides insight on Prop. 13 in a Daily Bruin piece on efforts to overturn the bill.

Campus Technology included UCLA Anderson in its piece about B-schools using iPads to review applications.

January 10

Paul Habibi is quoted in a Daily Press (no link)  story about changes in ways agents present real estate offerings.

Dan Mitchell weighed in on improving communication between students and the UC Board of Regents in a Daily Bruin story.

Graduate Management News ran a brief about UCLA Anderson's Global Impact Map.

January 9

UCLA Anderson Forecast projects slight job growth in the Bay Area in a SFGate story about the economic outlook.

Shlomo Benartzi is highlighted in a Financial Times story on retirement savings.

Research done at UCLA Anderson was cited in a WJR-AM (see link) radio program about who does and does not invest.

January 5

Wall Street Journal quoted Rob Weiler in a piece about changes to MBA applicant interview processes.

Richard Rumelt's  book, "Good Strategy/Bad Strategy", was reviewed on the Canadian Marketing Association blog.

January 4

Smart Business interviewed Rakesh Sarin on the differences between the EMBA and MBA programs and how they influence business.

The Financial Times reviewed Richard Rumelt's book, "Good Strategy/Bad Strategy."

January 3

Boston Business Journal, CNBC.com and FreshNews.com ran stories identifying UCLA Anderson as one of the B-schools using Matchbox's solution to evaluate applications on iPads. 

KPCC, The Madeline Brand Show interviewed Stuart Gabriel regarding the anemic housing market. 

Forbes ran a Q&A with Jim Stengel on how successful leaders build their brands to grow their companies.

Jim Stengel's book, 'Grow: How Ideals Power Growth and Profit at the World's Greatest Companies, ' was reviewed in the Financial Times. 

Kelly 360 and The Banner cited the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index in pieces about the economic outlook.

Pacific Coast Business Times (see link) mentioned John Anderson as one who had shaped this publication.

The Economic Times mentioned Shlomo Benartzi and the work he did with the 'Save More Tomorrow' choice-architecture system created with Richard Thayler.

A letter in the Wall Street Journal cited Michael Darby's calculations to determine unemployment rates during the Depression.

Stewart Gabriel commented on the grim housing market in a Wall Street Journal piece on the recent report on home sales and a second Wall Street Journal story about refinancing mortgages.

Western Real Estate Business cited the UCLA Anderson Forecast's statistics regarding the outlook for northern California.

The Bottom Line blog on MSNBC cited Ed Leamer as one of the forecasting panelists with relatively bleak economic outlooks.

The Pasadena Star News, sgvtribune.com, Whittier Daily News and Inland Valley Daily Bulletin stories on the economic outlook cited the UCLA Anderson Forecast's indication that there is little risk of a double-dip recession.

UCLA Anderson is listed as one B-school that has made changes in its testing policies in the Fox Business story.

Dan Mitchell commented on the legislative outlook for 2012 in the Whittier Daily News, Mercury News, Pasadena Star News and sgvtribune.com.

Jerry Nickelsburg is quoted in a Lodi News-Sentinel column about the outlook for the real estate market.

The UCLA Anderson Forecast projected limited job growth in a Desert Sun story about the California economy.

The Daily Journal (no link: see story below) quoted David Lewin regarding the potential for California pension reform.

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