June 2009

McKinsey Quarterly
June 2009
Richard Rumelt was interviewed by the McKinsey Quarterly in their June 2009 issue in a three-part series about the current financial crisis.

Management lessons from the financial crisis: A conversation with Lowell Bryan and Richard Rumelt

Weighing the US government’s response to the crisis: A dialogue

Setting strategy in the new era: A conversation with Lowell Bryan and Richard Rumelt

 

Associated Press
New York Times wins 3 Loeb Awards for business journalism, struggling McClatchy gets 3 honors
June 30, 2009
The Associated Press reported on the winners of the 2009 Gerald Loeb Awards, presented annually by the UCLA Anderson School of Management for outstanding business journalism.

BusinessWeek.com
MBA Journals: Searching for an Internship in a Tough Job Market
June 30, 2009
An MBA Journal update by UCLA Anderson student Alejandro Tinajero ('10) was posted on BusinessWeek.com, where he described his experience securing an internship in a tough job market.

The New York Times
People and Accounts of Note
June 29, 2009
The New York Times reported on the appointment of Jim Stengel, former global marketing officer of Procter & Gamble, as an adjunct marketing professor at UCLA Anderson.

Forbes
America's Best And Worst Cities For Families
June 29, 2009
Jerry Nickelsburg, senior economist at the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a Forbes article ranking the best and worst major U.S. cities for families.

Daily News
Bigger tax burden looming
June 29, 2009
Jerry Nickelsburg, senior economist at the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a Daily News (LA) story about California's 1% sales tax increase.

MSNBC.com
Rules would stop short of CEO pay caps
June 29, 2009
David Lewin, professor of human resources and organizational behavior at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in an MSNBC article about regulating CEO pay.

California Real Estate Journal
Anderson Forecast Calls for Slow Recovery
June 29, 2009
David Shulman, senior economist at the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a California Real Estate Journal story highlighting results from the recent UCLA Anderson Forecast.

BusinessWeek.com
For Pro Athletes, Business School Is No Game
June 26, 2009
Mae Jennifer Shores was quoted in a BusinessWeek article about professional athletes obtaining MBA degrees.

The Sacramento Bee
Taxes or cuts, there's simply less to spend
Jun. 25, 2009
Dan Mitchell, professor of human resources and organizational behavior at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Sacramento Bee story analyzing the effect spending cuts and taxes may have on California's economy.

Los Angeles Times
Tourism industry is L.A. County's No. 1 job generator, report shows
June 25, 2009
Edward Leamer, director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article about a recent report showing that the tourism industry generates the most jobs in Los Angeles County.

Wall Street Journal
Los Angeles Mayor Stays Out of Governor's Race
June 23, 2009
The UCLA Anderson Forecast report was cited in a Wall Street Journal article about Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's decision not to run for governor.

Daily Bruin
Anderson forecasts economic recovery
June 22, 2009
Jerry Nickelsburg, senior economist at the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a Daily Bruin article about the recent UCLA Anderson Forecast report.

Wall Street Journal: Real Time Economics Blog
The (Mythical?) Housing Wealth Effect
June 22, 2009
Director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast Edward Leamer's recent research on the housing market was cited in the Wall Street Journal "Real Time Economics" blog about the housing wealth effect.

Daily Bruin
Budget cuts constrain UCLA
June 22, 2009
Dan Mitchell, professor of human resources and organizational behavior at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Daily Bruin story about the effects of California's budget crisis on UCLA.

New York Times
California's Solution to $24 Billion Budget Gap Is Going to Bring Some Pain
June 22, 2009
Dan Mitchell, professor of human resources and organizational behavior at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a New York Times article about California's $24 billion budget gap.

BusinessWeek.com
MBA Game Plan - Business School Admissions Advice
June 22, 2009
BusinessWeek.com reported on UCLA Anderson's method of encouraging potential students to submit application essays in audio format.

Financial Times
Venture asks students to offer business advice
June 21, 2009
The Financial Times reported on the appointment of Jim Stengel, former global marketing officer of Procter & Gamble, as an adjunct marketing professor at UCLA Anderson. Dean Judy Olian and Sanjay Sood, professor of marketing at UCLA Anderson, were quoted.

EConsultancy.com
Q&A: Jim Stengel on purpose driven brands and the state of marketing today
June 19, 2009
EConsultancy.com featured a Q&A with Jim Stengel about his appointment to UCLA Anderson and his thoughts on marketing in an economic downturn.

Stacy Blackman Consulting
UCLA Anderson Welcomes Marketing Guru to Faculty
June 19, 2009
Stacy Blackman Consulting reported on the appointment of Jim Stengel, former global marketing officer of Procter & Gamble, as a marketing faculty member at UCLA Anderson.

Marketing Research Web
UCLA Appoints Former P&G Marketing Guru
June 19, 2009
Marketing Research Online reported on the appointment of Jim Stengel, former global marketing officer of Procter & Gamble, as a marketing faculty member at UCLA Anderson.

MediaPost
Former P&G Executive To Teach At UCLA
June 18, 2009
MediaPost reported on the appointment of Jim Stengel, former global marketing officer of Procter & Gamble, as a marketing faculty member at UCLA Anderson.

San Francisco Chronicle
UC faculty attacks regents in scathing letter
June 19, 2009
Dan Mitchell, professor of human resources and organizational behavior at UCLA Anderson,  was quoted in a San Francisco Chronicle article detailing a letter by the UC Faculty Association to UC Regents regarding the state budget crisis.

The Chronicle of Philanthropy
An Obama-Inspired Volunteer-Recruitment Web Site Will Soon Debut
June 18, 2009
Jonathan Greenblatt, lecturer of global economics management at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in the June 18 issue of The Chronicle of Philanthropy for a story about President Obama's plan to unveil a "Craigslist for service" to help people around the country find volunteer opportunities.

San Diego Union-Tribune
Regional home prices end 2-year skid, report shows
June 18, 2009
Jerry Nickelsburg, senior economist at the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a San Diego Union-Tribune article about a rise in Southern California median home prices for the first time in nearly two years.

The Press-Enterprise
Southern California home prices rise, though Inland numbers are less rosy
June 17, 2009
Edward Leamer, director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted yesterday in a Riverside Press-Enterprise story about the slight rise in Southern California median home prices.

Advertising Age
Jim Stengel to Teach at UCLA
June 17, 2009
Advertising Age reported on the appointment of Jim Stengel, former global marketing officer of Procter & Gamble, as a faculty member at UCLA Anderson. Sanjay Sood, professor of marketing at UCLA Anderson, was quoted.

 

 

JUNE 2009 UCLA ANDERSON FORECAST:
The June 2009 UCLA Anderson Forecast, which states that California will not achieve economic recovery until late 2010, was reported in Reuters, Associated Press, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, Sacramento Bee, Contra Costa Times, Daily News (LA), and The Stockton Record. Director Edward Leamer and Senior Economists Jerry Nickelsburg and David Shulman were quoted in the coverage.

The Sacramento Bee
Dan Walters: Economic nonsense and the budget
June 21, 2009

San Diego Union-Tribune
California jobless rate hits 11.5%
June 20, 2009

Reuters
California's credit rating in jeopardy
June 19, 2009

Reuters
California won't resume growth till late 2010: forecast
June 16, 2009

Associated Press
Study: Job cuts to hinder Calif. economic recovery
June 16, 2009

Los Angeles Times
Budget woes, building drop-off may prolong state's hardships
June 16, 2009

San Francisco Chronicle
State economic forecast bodes ill for jobless
June 16, 2009

Sacramento Bee
UCLA forecast says state worker layoffs could top 60,000
June 16, 2009

The Stockton Record
UCLA forecast predicts long recovery
June 16, 2009

San Diego Union-Tribune
Economic panel slams state woes
June 16, 2009

Los Angeles Business Journal
State Fiscal Crisis Could Prolong Recovery, UCLA Forecast Says
June 16, 2009

California Real Estate Journal
Anderson Forecast: Commercial Construction Halfway Through Its Contraction
June 16, 2009

Orange County Register
UCLA: Hard times to last another year
June 16, 2009

The Press-Enterprise
Savings slowing recovery
June 16, 2009

San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Recovery slowed by state budget woes and job losses
June 16, 2009

Xinhua
U.S. economy out of intensive care but still very sick
June 16, 2009

NPR
Marketplace
Are housing starts a sign of the bottom?
June 16, 2009

ABC-7 (San Francisco)
Slow economic recovery predicted in Calif.
June 16, 2009

KCBS-AM (San Francisco)
CA Jobless Rate Expected To Rise
June 16, 2009

Contra Costa Times
Report: Job cuts prevent recovery
June 15, 2009

Daily News
L.A. expected to lead rebound
June 15, 2009

 

 

Agence France-Presse
California budget stalled as deadline passes
June 16, 2009
The recently released UCLA Anderson Forecast about the U.S. and California economies was reported in the Agence France-Presse.

Pasadena Star-News
Forecast: Recovery slowed by job losses, state woes
June 16, 2009
The recently released UCLA Anderson Forecast about the U.S. and California economies was reported in the Pasadena Star-News.

Bloomberg TV
Paul Habibi, real estate lecturer at UCLA Anderson, was a guest on Bloomberg TV in a live segment about California governor Schwarzenegger's plan to raise money by selling California landmarks.
June 16, 2009

Los Angeles Times
Paying estimated taxes on reduced income
June 16, 2009
George Abe,
faculty director of the Applied Management  Research (AMR) program at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times Q&A column about paying taxes on a reduced income, how to donate when cash is tight, and choosing between start-up ideas.

Los Angeles Times
Gasoline price surge comes at bad time
June 15, 2009
Edward Leamer, director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times story about the impact of recent gas price hikes on the economy.

The Huffington Post
All for Good: A New "Craigslist for Service"
June 12, 2009
Jonathan Greenblatt, lecturer of global economics management at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in an article authored by Arianna Huffington of The Huffington Post about the President's "Craigslist for service" proposal.

Associated Press
Meltdown 101: Rising Energy Costs and the Economy
June 12, 2009
Edward Leamer, director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in an Associated Press article about rising energy costs and the economy.

CNNMoney.com
Magic Johnson's captivating customer service
June 11, 2009
Dominique Hanssens, professor of marketing at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a CNNMoney.com article about Magic Johnson's success as a franchise owner.

New York Times
How to Win a Business Plan Competition
June 11, 2009
George Abe,
faculty director of the Applied Management Research (AMR) program at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a New York Times article about MBA student business plan competitions.

BNET.com
Aspiring Entrepreneurs Need to Nail the Details, says Anderson's Abe
June 10, 2009
George Abe, faculty director of the Applied Management Research (AMR) program at UCLA Anderson, was featured in a BNET.com piece about teaching entrepreneurship

San Diego Union-Tribune
Rising gas prices stir economic jitters
June 10, 2009
Avanidhar Subrahmanyam, professor of finance at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a San Diego Union-Tribune article about the impact of rising gas prices on the economy.

Los Angeles Times
Median home prices drop below 1989 levels in some parts of Southland
June 10, 2009
Edward Leamer, director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times story about a drop in Southern California median home prices.

Los Angeles Business Journal
'Positive' Bounce
June 8, 2009
The Los Angeles Business Journal reported on the John Wooden Global Leadership Award, bestowed to American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault on May 21, 2009.

BusinessWeek
Finding the 'Dream' Internship with Disney
June 8, 2009
A journal update by UCLA Anderson MBA ('10) Fernando Montero was posted on BusinessWeek's MBA Journal, where Montero describes his experience in securing an internship.

Los Angeles Business Journal
Home Prices Finally Go Up
June 8, 2009
Paul Habibi, real estate lecturer at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Los Angeles Business Journal article about a rise in Los Angeles County median home prices.

Daily Bruin
Students gain interest in green careers
June 8, 2009
Charles Corbett, professor of decisions, operations, and technology management at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Daily Bruin story about the increase in students interested in environmental careers.

Daily Bruin
Students use break to plan for future
June 8, 2009
Mae Jennifer Shores, director of MBA admissions at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Daily Bruin article about summer opportunities for UCLA students.

New York Daily News
At the head of the class: Expert praises Joel Klein for letting principals lead - and teachers teach
June 7, 2009
The New York Daily News published an op-ed by William Ouchi, professor of human resources and organizational behavior at UCLA Anderson, about improvements in the New York public school system.

Wall Street Journal
How to Flee an Ailing Industry
June 5, 2009
David Lewin, professor of human resources and organizational behavior, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal story about navigating into safer job sectors.

UCLA Today
A tribute to leadership in the name of Wooden
June 4, 2009
UCLA Today featured the John Wooden Global Leadership Award, bestowed to American Express Chairman and CEO Kenneth Chenault at the Beverly Hilton on May 21.

Associated Press
In states, stimulus aid favors social programs
June 4, 2009
Ed Leamer, director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in an Associated Press story that says the majority of stimulus package funds are being used for social programs.

Associated Press
Plan to sell off Calif. landmarks is questioned
June 3, 2009
Paul Habibi, real estate lecturer at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in an Associated Press article about Governor Schwarzenegger's plan to sell state landmarks to fill the state budget deficit.

National Public Radio
Marketplace
June 2, 2009
David Shulman,
senior economist at the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was featured as a guest on NPR's "Marketplace," discussing the Term Asset-Backed Securities Loan Facility (TALF) program-- one of the government's biggest programs to get credit flowing back into the economy.

California Real Estate Journal
Office Investment Slow, Apartments Active in San Diego
June 1, 2009
The UCLA Anderson Forecast San Diego report was cited in a California Real Estate Journal story about office investments in San Diego County.

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