October 2009

BusinessWeek.com
Summer Internship
October 29, 2009
Alejandro Tinajero’s article about working at the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) was featured on BusinessWeek.com. Tinajero is a member of the UCLA Anderson full-time MBA class of 2010.

Medill Report
Gains for working mothers, but 'the treadmill never stops'
October 29, 2009
David Lewin was quoted in a Medill Report story about challenges facing working mothers.

San Jose Mercury News
80th 'Black Tuesday' anniversary provides some perspective to the Great Recession
October 28, 2009
Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in a San Jose Mercury News story about lessons learned since the Great Depression.

Los Angeles Times
The California Fix
The October 2009 UCLA Anderson Forecast: Orange County was reported in the Los Angeles Times.

Pasadena Star-News
U.S. economy finally shows growth
October 29, 2009
The October 2009 UCLA Anderson Forecast: Orange County was reported in the Pasadena Star-News.

Los Angeles Times
Government report is expected to mark end to recession
October 29, 2009
Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in a Los Angeles Times story about the third-quarter growth of the U.S. economy.

BusinessWeek
MBAs Confront a Savage Job Market
October 29, 2009
Eric Mokover, associate dean of career services for UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a BusinessWeek article about MBAs dealing with the difficult job market. 

The OC Register
UCLA predicts OC jobs turnaround in 2011
October 29, 2009
Coverage of the UCLA Anderson Forecast: Orange County was featured in The OC Register and on KPCC NPR, KABC, KNBC, KTLA, KFWB and KLOS(ABC). Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted.

Finance Professor Blog
October 28, 2009
Shlomo Benartzi was featured on the Finance Professor Blog, with a video link to a presentation on personal finance.

The Wall Street Journal
Chilean Upstart Roils Elections
October 28, 2009
Sebastian Edwards was quoted yesterday in a Wall Street Journal article profiling a presidential candidate in Chile.

St. Louis Post-Dispatch – Blog
Great Recession may leave a lifelong mark on Gen Y
October 27, 2009
Paola Giuliano’s research on the recession’s impact on young adults was featured on the St. Louis Post-Dispatch blog.

The New York Times
Despite Downturn in Traffic, Los Angeles Plans $1.3 Billion Airport Overhaul
October 20, 2009
Jerry Nickelsburg is quoted in a New York Times story about a planned $1.3 billion overhaul of the Los Angeles International Airport.

The Wall Street Journal
Slump Prods Firms to Seek New Compact With Workers
October 20, 2009
David Lewin was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article about the recession’s effect on employer-subsidized retirement benefits and employer-paid health care.

USA Today
Hard-to-Count Counties
Dominique Hanssens was quoted in a USA Today story about the 2010 Census strategy to reach hard-to-count residents.
October 19, 2009

The Sacramento Bee
When U.S. economy recovers, will California be left behind?
October 18, 2009
The UCLA Anderson Forecast was referenced in a Sacramento Bee article about the future of California post-recession.

MBA Admissions dot org – Blog
Friday Factoid: UCLA-Anderson Sustains
October 17, 2009
UCLA Anderson’s Leaders in Sustainability Program was featured on the MBA Admissions dot org blog.

The Wall Street Journal
Dow at 10000 as Crisis Ebbs
Ed Leamer, director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal story about reactions to the Dow Jones Industrial Average crossing the symbolic 10000 mark.
October 16, 2009

Cheap Talk – Blog
Procrastination and Deadlines
UCLA Anderson assistant professor of marketing
Suzanne Shu’s research about delayed consumption of enjoyable activities was referenced on the Cheap Talk blog.
October 14, 2009

UCLA Today
To post or not to post? A question for the Bee
Dan Mitchell wrote an opinion piece for UCLA Today about the Sacramento Bee posting UC salary information on its website.
October 14, 2009

San Jose Mercury News
Dow cracks 10,000 with help from Intel earnings
David Shulman, senior economist at the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a San Jose Mercury News story about the Dow Jones Industrial Average crossing the 10000 mark.
October 14, 2009

Los Angeles Times
To live and buy in L.A.
Ed Leamer, director of the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times story about a potential spike in crude oil prices slowing economic recovery.
October 13, 2009

Associated Press
Firm: SoCal median home price steady in September
Stuart Gabriel, director of the Ziman Center for Real Estate at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in an Associated Press story about median home prices in Southern California.
October 13, 2009

Yahoo! Finance
California's cash crunch: IOUs coming
Jerry Nickelsburg, senior economist at the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a Yahoo! Finance story about California’s cash crunch.
October 12, 2009

Yahoo! Finance
When will YOUR housing market recover?
Stuart Gabriel, director of the Ziman Center for Real Estate at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Yahoo! Finance article about factors that affect housing prices and tips on determining the best time to sell.
October 12, 2009

Daily Bruin
Persistent attitude furthered online business Scripped.com
The Daily Bruin featured a story on Sunil Rajaraman’s company Scripped.com. Rajaraman is a member of the full-time MBA class of 2008.
October 12, 2009

Los Angeles Business Journal
Summer Sizzle Fades for County Home Market
Paul Habibi, lecturer in real estate at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Los Angeles Business Journal article about the current state of the housing market in LA county.
October 12, 2009

Financial Times
California learns to trim the cost of education
UCLA Anderson's
Dean Judy Olian was quoted in a Financial Times story about cuts in funding for UC programs.
October 12, 2009

Wall Street Journal Blog
Trust
UCLA Anderson assistant professor of economics
Paola Giuliano’s research on the relationship between trust and income was mentioned on a Wall Street Journal Blog.
October 9, 2009

The Globe and Mail    
Role Play Has a Role in Diversity Training
Margaret Shih’s research on diversity training and the importance of role play was featured in The Globe and Mail.
October 9, 2009

BusinessWeek.com
Cher-ing Memories of Year One of Business School
BusinessWeek.com featured Fernando Montero’s reflections on his first year at UCLA Anderson. Montero is a member of the full-time MBA class of 2010.
October 8, 2009

LiveMint.com
To trust or not to trust
UCLA Anderson assistant professor of economics Paola Giuliano’s research on the relationship between trust and income was featured on LiveMint.com.
October 8, 2009

Los Angeles Times
FHA may be setting up repeat of housing bubble, lawmakers worry
Stuart Gabriel, professor of finance at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article concerning the increase in delinquent loans backed by the FHA.
October 8, 2009

The Wall Street Journal
California Blunts Budget Cuts
Daniel Mitchell, professor of human resources and organizational behavior at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article about recent adjustments to California budget cuts.   
October 5, 2009

CA Real Estate Journal
DEBT & EQUITY - Archstone Buy Helped Bring Down Lehman
David Shulman, senior economist at the UCLA Anderson Forecast, was quoted in a CA Real Estate Journal article about Lehman Brother’s purchase of Archstone.
October 5, 2009

Las Vegas Sun
Ruling by judges rattles mortgage industry
Paul Habibi, lecturer in real estate at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Las Vegas Sun story about recent court rulings that may slow the rate of foreclosures.
October 3, 2009

San Diego Source
Consumers optimistic, but are spending habits altered for good?
The UCLA Anderson Forecast was referenced in a
San Diego Source story about altered consumer spending habits in California. UCLA Anderson real estate lecturer David Shulman was quoted.
October 3, 2009

Fund Strategy.com
Axa calls for one-third reduction in funds
UCLA Anderson professor of accounting
Shlomo Benartzi’s research was referenced in a Fund Strategy.com article about a new paper from Axa Wealth.
October 2, 2009

Los Angeles Times
AIG's million-dollar conference to be largely paid for by sponsors
Gonzalo Freixes, lecturer of accounting at UCLA Anderson, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article about AIG’s upcoming executive retreat.
October 1, 2009

Media Relations