November 2011


November 28

Judy Olian was featured in the BizEd cover story on trends that shape management education.

Judy Olian and UCLA Anderson were featured on Marketwatch, Yahoo Finance, FinanzNachrichten.de, and benginga.com regarding the launch of the new Global Impact Map.

UCLA Anderson was featured in an article by Bloomberg Businessweek discussing how EMBA programs are adapting to the changing needs of students.

UCLA Anderson was featured in a Poets & Quants article discussing where MBA graduates land after graduation.

Shlomo Benartzi was quoted in a Smart Money article about buying employers' stock for 401(k) plans.

Shlomo Benartzi was featured in a The Bull article discussing what influences naive investors.

Alumnus Mike Hsu 's appointment as Global Vice President of Operations and Engineering of BouMatic was announced in Farmers Advance.

UCLA Anderson was featured in a Bloomberg U.K. National Broadcast recapping the discussion between Bill Gross and Larry Fink.

November 22

George Geis was quoted in Computerworld and ITWorld stories about Datalink Corp.'s mergers and acquisitions' activities.

Bullfax.com, Blogspot.com and Daily Markets ran pieces about the second edition of Ivo Welch's textbook on corporate finance being offered free online.

Bloomberg ran a segment of Bill Gross' comments about investment returns and US politics from the Fink/Gross discussion with Bloomberg anchor Erik Schactzker hosted by UCLA Anderson and Bloomberg last week.

Safehaven.com ran an update on the Bloomberg Television coverage of the Fink/Gross discussion hosted by UCLA Anderson and Bloomberg on Nov. 17, 2011.

Ed Leamer was featured in a LA Observed article about one of his early students, Karl Case.

Shlomo Benartzi was featured in an Investor Central story about diversification vs optimization.

Al Osborne and Ariella Herman were quoted in a LA Business Journal piece about the recent grant to develop a health literacy program.

The MutualFundWire.com (see link)ran an overview of the Fink/Gross discussion last week.

November 21

Judy Olian was quoted in an iStockAnalyst article discussing the recent event held by Bloomberg and UCLA Anderson with Alumni Bill Gross and Larry Fink.

Judy Olian, Ariella Herman, and Alfred E. Osborne were quoted in Sympatico.ca Finance discussing the recent grant received by the UCLA/Johnson & Johnson Health Care Institute (HCI) program.

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article about the number of workers that employers added in October in California.

Jerry Nickelsburg was featured in a National Journal Member article discussing the poor job the economy has done to retrain the work force.

UCLA Anderson was featured in a Los Angeles Times article about the event that was hosted by Bloomberg and UCLA Anderson with Alumni Bill Gross and Larry Fink.

Shlomo Benartzi was quoted in a Yahoo Finance-Singapore article discussing 401(k) plans and company stocks.

UCLA Anderson was featured in a Bloomberg BusinessWeek article and a Bloomberg Radio broadcast for an alumni event that was hosted by UCLA Anderson and Bloomberg, discussing the European economy and its threat on the United States economy on Thursday, November 17, 2011.

UCLA Anderson was ranked in a CEOWorld Magazine article as the #14 Best Graduate Business School for Executives and Entrepreneurs in the United States.

UCLA Anderson was featured in a SignOn San Diego article, stating that it was ranked #2 in the Bloomberg Businessweek's top 50 part-time MBA programs rankings.

Daniel Mitchell was quoted in a Daily Bruin article, discussing the potential for tuition increase next school year.

Edward Leamer and the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index were featured in a Supply Chain Brain article discussing the recently released Index and the growth increase prediction.

Stuart Gabriel was interviewed in a NPR All Things Considered broadcast regarding how fixed mortgage interest rates hit an all time history low.

Paul Habibi was featured in a Glendale News-Press article discussing an upside to the current housing market.

Richard Rumelt and his book "Good Strategy/Bad Strategy" was featured in a The Globe and Mail article, discussing how there is no road map on how to achieve the goals and objectives that the nation set.

Alum Jonathon Lehmann was featured in a Huffington Post: Impact article discussing the company that was started while he attended UCLA Anderson.

Alum David Pollock announced that he will be running for a Democratic nomination for Congress, in a Ventura County Star article.

November 14

UCLA Anderson was featured in a MSNBC Bloomberg Businessweek and a Daily Herald article as being ranked #2 in part time and #5 for the EMBA program.

Shlomo Benartzi was quoted in a Daily Finance article, discussing the retirement plans.

Edward Leamer and the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index were featured on Multi-Housing News Online and a MinnPost article.

Paul Habibi was featured in a Cape Cod Times article, discussing the change in strategy to sell homes today.

The UCLA Anderson Forecast was featured in the Tulare Voice and Orange County Register.

November 10

Several articles quote Ed Leamer and cite the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index: Trucking Info, The Journal of Commerce, Successful Dealer, CCJ Digital, FX Solutions, Sign On San Diego, MHN Online, iStock Analyst, and Bull Fax.

Richard Rumelt's new book, Good Strategy Bad Strategy, is featured in this Inc. article.

Central New York Business Journal mentions UCLA Anderson in an article about the expansion of the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities program.

November 8

The UCLA Anderson Forecast San Diego Regional report was featured in this Fox 5 news report regarding the sluggish growth in the economy.

The UCLA Anderson Forecast is quoted in this KGET video about the possible stabilization of the housing market.

ABC7 News cites the UCLA Anderson Forecast's prediction that housing prices will rise while sales will drop.

The UCLA Anderson Forecast was featured in an OC Register article discussing California home price predictions.

North County Times cites the UCLA Anderson Forecast's most recent San Diego Regional report in this article on the Inland Empire's stagnant growth.

Florian Ederer's paper about employers who utilize vagueness for performance bonuses is discussed in this Financial Times article.

Samuel Culbert was featured in an interview in Talent Management discussing why the performance review should no longer be in the work place.

Paul Habibi was quoted in a Gulf Today article discussing the recent trend of how luxury homes are being marketed.

Jonathan Greenblatt was mentioned in a Financial Times article that discusses the growing trend of MBA programs that hire CEOs to teach corporate responsibility.

Business Because lists UCLA Anderson's great location as a persuasive factor for MBA applicants in these two articles: Great Locations and Schools with Beaches.

November 4

The UCLA Anderson Forecast was mentioned in the OC Metro Minute broadcast regarding the Orange County Regional Forecast.

David Shulman, Jerry Nickelsburg and the UCLA Anderson Forecast were featured in Daily News: Los Angeles and Daily Breeze articles regarding the just released Orange County outlook.

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted discussing the stalled economy in an article in MyDesert.

The UCLA Anderson Forecast was featured in an OC Register article, discussing the Orange County housing market in relation to the recently released regional forecast.

Daniel J.B. Mitchell was quoted in a McClatchy Newspapers article discussing plans for California pension reforms.

Alumna and UCLA Anderson Board of Visitors member Susan Wojcicki, Senior Vice President of Advertising for Google was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article regarding the announcement of a new Google campus in Venice Beach.

November 2

William Yu and Jerry Nickelsburg were featured in a SignOn San Diego article discussing the economic situation in San Diego in relation to the regional UCLA Anderson Forecast announcement earlier this week.

UCLA Anderson was featured in a Daily News: Los Angeles article discussing how students from Anderson will be helping businesses as part of the Los Angeles Regional Export Council.

The UCLA Anderson EMBA program was featured in a Smart Business article, where a Navy Seal was interviewed about his experience and opinion of receiving an EMBA.

Edward Leamer was featured in a Poten & Partners article regarding the outlook for the PCI-based forecast for the third quarter.

November 1

The UCLA Anderson Forecast for the San Diego region was cited several times in reference to the quiet growth that San Diego exhibits compared to the rest of the state: Xconomy San Diego, North County Times, San Diego Source, NBC San Diego, 10 News.

Toronto Star quotes Professor Paul Habibi's opinion on realtors who use showy methods to attract homebuyers.

LA Times details the partnership UCLA Anderson formed with the city's new export council in an effort to help businesses develop key strategies.

David Lewin was interviewed in a radio segment discussing Gov. Brown's reforms on the Southern California Public Radio, 89.3 KPCC. To listen to the interview, visit the hyperlinked website.

Sebastian Edwards was featured in a Foreign Policy article discussing the economic standpoint of Argentina, where his work Left Behind: Latin America and the False Promise of Populism was quoted.

David Shulman was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article, discussing the current economic situation, and what the state and local governments are doing.

Stuart Gabriel was featured in a SmartMoney article, giving advice on the current housing market and what home owners should do.

Eric Flamholtz was quoted in a Huffington Post article discussing the difficulty in moving forward with finding values for people as assets.

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