October 2011


October 26

Shlomo Benartzi was featured in an article in The Wall Street Journal's blog: Total Return, for a paper he helped write about "annuity puzzles" and gives advice to making smart financial decision.

Anderson's UCLA-NUS Global EMBA program was featured in an article in the CTV News discussing the recent rankings for the Financial Times EMBA rankings, where the program is ranked in the top ten overall.

October 25

UCLA-NUS Global EMBA jump in rankings is cited in this Financial Times Article about global management programs.

UCLA Anderson's acceptance rate was discussed in this Poets & Quants article.

October 24

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in an LA Times article discussing the number of jobs in California and the affect on the economy.

Edward Leamer did an interview with Logistics Management where he discussed the current economy and the future.

Edward Leamer was quoted in an article in the Star Global Tribune discussing the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index.

Edward Leamer was quoted in an article in the Supply Chain Management Review discussing how the economy has nothing to pull it forward and how consumer spending is directly related to how the economy is doing.

Shlomo Benartzi was featured in an AdvisorOne article regarding obstacles in 401k access.

October 21

Shlomo Benartzi was featured in a full interview on The Morning Star, discussing how people that can picture themselves retiring are more likely to overcome common obstacles to saving money.

UCLA Anderson was featured in several articles in relation to the National Association for Multi-ethnicity in Communication's (NAMIC) roster for their Executive Leadership Development Program (ELDP). UCLA Anderson is responsible for customizing the curriculum. Yahoo! Finance, Alpha Trade Finance, CNBC, and Interest! Alert.

Samuel Culbert was quoted in an article in the U.S. News-University Directory discussing how teachers should be able to find their own ways to best educate their own students.

William Cockrum was featured in a blog on mbaMission, which highlights an outstanding professor for his accomplishments.

Paul Habibi was quoted in a Globe St. article discussing the differences of renting and owning a house or apartment, and how renting is in high demand currently.

October 19

Magali Delmas was quoted in a Daily Bruin article regarding the Graduate Student Association's Leaders in Sustainability program at UCLA Anderson, and what it can do for student.

Edward Leamer was quoted in a Daily Finance article predicting the drop in fuel purchases in the last quarter through September, and what it would mean for the economy, based on the recent Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index.

UCLA Anderson was ranked the second largest MBA program in Los Angeles County in a story featured in PRWeb.

October 18

Edward Leamer was quoted in articles regarding the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index and the economic outlook in Forbes, The Press Enterprise, and PR-Canada.net .

Edward Leamer was quoted in an article regarding job creation in SignOn San Diego.

Uday Karmarkar is quoted in a Bloomberg Business story about the outlook for the manufacturing industry in the US.

UCLA Anderson alumnus David Tuohy's appointment as CEO of Wind to Power System SL was featured in a story in Electric Energy and citybizlist.

A call for applications for UCLA Anderson's leadership development program that is offered to UCLA employees appeared in UCLA Today.

The Denver Business Journal, abc7 News, AeroMorning.com. 4-traders, and Kuam News ran pieces about the induction of Joanne M. Maguire, executive VP of Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, into the National Academy of Engineering (NAE). Maguire is a graduate of UCLA Anderson's executive program.

David Shulman was interviewed on CNBC with comments about Wall Street bashing.

UCLA Anderson is mentioned as a creator of the Health Care Institute in Havre Daily News.

Bloomberg Businessweek noted that UCLA Anderson School of Management as one of the few b-schools that has experienced an increase in applicants.

Jerry Nickelsburg discusses the California job market and economy in The Modesto Bee.October 17

David Shulman was quoted in an USA Today-Money article regarding current unemployment levels.

Stuart Gabriel participated in LA Cityview's 'LA Roundtable' panel discussion on whether Prop 13 should be revised. The program is scheduled to be viewed on the Internet today, Oct. 17, at 11:00 am & 10:00 pm and on Thursday, Oct. 27, at 1:00 pm.

Edward Leamer was quoted in an article regarding the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index and the economy in the Benzinga.

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in a Sacramento Bee article regarding the California economy.

Lim Hwee Hua, an UCLA Anderson alumna, was featured in The Deal for her recent appointment as senior advisor at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. LP.

UCLA Anderson alumnus Dr. Leslie Chun was featured in an article of the Maui News regarding his appointment as chief of clinical and medical affairs at Maui Memorial Medical Center.

October 14

Stuart Gabriel was quoted in the Los Angeles Times discussing Southern California's current housing market.

Edward Leamer is quoted in a Wall Street Journal article (see below) about the decline in Americans' incomes and standard of living.

Edward Leamer was quoted in an article in the Logistics Management regarding September retail sales.

Richard P. Rumelt's book, Good Strategy/Bad Strategy, was highlighted in an article in the Ottawa Business Journal.

Samuel Culbert was quoted in an article in the Independent Education Union regarding performance pay for teachers.

Jim Stengel was quoted in an article in the October 10, 2011, issue of Advertising Age, Midwest Edition (see below) regarding Steve Jobs and marketing tactics.

October 13

Edward Leamer was quoted and the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index was highlighted in several times in articles discussing the consequences of the 1 percent drop in the Index: Logistics Management, iStock Analyst, Automated Trader, Money News, Trucking Info, Successful Dealer, Bloomberg Businessweek, Seeking Alpha, Multi Housing News, Business Insider, Etrucker

Richard Roll's work on FactorShares is mentioned in a CityBizList article about Factor Advisors, LLC seeking an equity offering.

October 12

Edward Leamer was quoted in an article regarding the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index (PCI) that appears in the Trucker, Calculated Risk, and Stock Rants.

An additional story on the Ceridian-UCLA index was included in The Business Insider.

The Anderson School of Management was featured in an article by a foreign news agency, Handelsblatt , in a list of the top 50 best school in North American, Asia and Europe.

October 10

Edward Leamer and Gordon Klein were quoted in the Daily Bruin discussing the job conditions that college graduates are facing today.

Maia Young was quoted in an article in INC. about a research she co-authored regarding management and leaders

Shlomo Benartzi is quoted in an article in the Kiplinger, discussing the fear of investments.

The Anderson School of Management was featured in a blog on MBA Mission, highlighting the Leaders in Sustainability (LiS) Program.

Lim Hwee Hua, one of UCLA Anderson's 100 Inspirational alumni, was appointed Senior Advisor at KKR & Co. in Singapore. The story was covered in the Singapore Business Review, 4-Traders, Ad Hoc News, Quoteline, and BusinessWire.

·Maia Young was quoted in a BBC article on Friday that can also be seen in the NTVMSNBC article, an international news website, where she is discussing the passing of Steve Jobs.

October 7

Edward Leamer, senior economist with the UCLA Anderson Forecast, is featured in a Seeking Alpha interview about the Pulse of Commerce Index.

Maia Young, associate professor in human resources and organizational behavior, was quoted in BBC discussing the recent passing and life of Steve Jobs.

Edward Leamer and the UCLA Anderson Forecast were mentioned in a Business Insider article about housing and car sales in relation to a recession.

The UCLA Anderson Forecast was cited in the International Business Times, discussing California's economy.

Stuart Gabriel, director of the Richard S. Ziman Center for Real Estate, was quoted in Bloomberg Businessweek about the effect of the housing market on local economies.

Alfred E. Osborne Jr., senior associate dean, was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article about the impact and life of Steve Jobs.

Nelson Gayton, executive director of the Center for Management of Enterprise in Media, Entertainment & Sports, was quoted in a Marketplace/American Public Media article about the Oprah Winfrey Network.

October 6

Daniel Mitchell, professor emeritus in human resources & organizational behavior, was quoted in an article in The Sacramento Bee about unions and private sector workers.

October 5

The Daily Bruin published an article on UCLA Anderson's new Global Executive MBA for the Americas program.

UCLA Anderson's international student application requirements were the subject of an article on the ClearAdmit.com blog.

October 4

Jonathan Greenblatt, lecturer in global economics & management, was featured in a World Net Daily article on his recent appointment to head of President Obama's Social Innovation Unit.

John E. Anderson was profiled in a piece for Investor's Business Daily.

Margaret Shih, associate professor in human resources & organizational behavior, was a guest on The Madeleine Brand Show (link to audio) to discuss her research that policies like Don't Ask, Don't Tell may actually hurt workplace performance.

October 3

First-year MBA student Yael Davidowitz-Neu wrote a piece for Bloomberg Businessweek on making the choice to leave Google and enroll in UCLA Anderson's full-time MBA program.

An article on the merits of industrial policy in The Economist cites work by Leonardo Bursztyn.

A paper on cigarette taxes and respiratory cancers, co-authored by UCLA Anderson Forecast economist William Yu, was cited in the Harvard Business Review.

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