September 2011


September 29

Shlomo Benartzi was mentioned in an American Banker piece on the idea that financial advisors should make written agreements with clients regarding decisions made in volatile markets.

The Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index was cited in a piece on the August Truck Tonnage Index in FleetOwner.com.

September 28

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted in a LA Times piece on the state's budget amid a lawsuit filed to challenge its spending plan.

Sebastian Edwards commented on the chances of a global recession in Terra.

A paper written by Chris Tang was the focus of a piece on managing supply chain risk posted on the Enterprise Resilience Management Blog.

Research conducted and published by Margaret Shih and Ph.d candidates Ben Everly and Geoffrey Ho regarding Don't Ask, Don't Tell was the focus of a piece posted on Advocate.com and 19 sites of the Edge Media Network.

David Shulman was cited in a piece on the nation's slow recovery in GlobeSt.com.

September 27

UCLA Anderson Forecast was cited in Recordnet.com as an accurate predictor of the economic outlook for the state's interior.

UCLA Anderson was included in a story about the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities (EBV) program that appeared in UConn Today.

September 26

UCLA Forecast economist Jerry Nickelsburg was tapped to provide insight into the latest economic outlook on this weekend's NBC's "News Conference", the longest running political and public affairs program in Southern California, hosted by NBC news reporter Conan Nolan (http://www.nbclosangeles.com/shows/news-conference/)

Daily Bruin ran a story on how the weak economy may adversely affect job prospects for students.

David Shulman was quoted in ProfessorBainbridge.com and ApparelNews.net concerning the outlook for the nation's economy reported in the UCLA Forecast released on Oct. 20.

Carl Pon (MBA '72) was profiled in the Whittier Daily News as a 35-year veteran of Vincenti, Lloyd & Stutzman.

UCLA Anderson was listed in BusinessBecause.com as one of the best business schools in the US that just happens to be near the beach.September 22

Jerry Nickelsburg, David Shulman, and Edward Leamer were quoted in Eastern Group Publications, NBC Bay Area, InlandPolitics.com, North County Times, Los Angeles Wave, Redlands Daily Facts, The Press-Enterprise, Glendale News-Press, Inside Bay Area Daily Review, La Opinión, Orange County Register and Recordnet.com concerning the quarterly forecast released Tuesday by the UCLA Anderson Forecast which anticipates slow growth in California through 2012, especially in the inland regions.

The UCLA Anderson Forecast was also featured in television broadcasts from a variety of stations, including KABC-TV (LA), KNSD-TV (San Diego), KOVR-TV (Sacramento), KMAX-TV (Sacramento), KNTV-TV (San Francisco), KTLA-TV (LA), KGO-TV (San Francisco), and KCRA-TV (Sacramento).

UCLA Anderson was included in an article from Poets & Quants about L.E.K. Consulting's anticipated MBA recruiting activities this year.

Jonathan Greenblatt discussed his appointment as the new head of President Obama's Social Innovation Unit earlier this month in WorldNetDaily..

UCLA Anderson students were highlighted yesterday in mbaMission as the winners in the 2010 Challenge for Charity competition.

September 21

Jerry Nickelsburg, David Shulman, and Edward Leamer were quoted and the UCLA Anderson Forecast was included yesterday in NBC Los Angeles, Ventura County Star, The Signal, PhysOrg.com, Imperial Valley Press Online, KCRA.com, Inland News Today, DailyBulletin.com, Big Builder Online, LA Observed, McClatchy, Southern California Public Radio, International Business Times UK, The Desert Sun, Beverly Hills Courier, Newstalk1290 KPAY, iStockAnalyst, The Business Journal, Bradenton.com, InlandPolitics.com, ABC Owned Television Stations, CBS 6 WTVR, KMPH Fox 26, Inside Bay Area Daily Review, Business Journals, Los Angeles Daily News, Press-Telegram, Los Angeles Daily News, Daily Democrat, and Pasadena Star News about the nation and California state economies.

Judy Olian was featured today in articles from Atlanta Post and CNNMoney about UCLA Anderson's debate to become a private university.

Edward Leamer was quoted in a Bloomberg article on Monday about how retailers are under stocking for the holiday season.

September 20

Judy Olian was featured today in a Fortune article that was reposted on Bullfax.com about UCLA Anderson's debate to possibly become a private university.

Margaret Shih was interviewed this morning on KPCC Southern California Public Radio as a guest on the Madeleine Brand Show discussing today's repeal of "don't ask, don't tell" and the recent UCLA Anderson psychological study about the policy.

Jerry Nickelsburg was quoted and the UCLA Anderson Forecast was included today on The Daily Journal, The Sacramento Bee, The Modesto Bee and MySanAntonio.com about the California Inland Empire's hard hit economy and it's impending slow recovery. Nickelsburg was also featured in a Whittier Daily News piece about the two differing economies of California, divided between the Coastal and Inland Empire.

David Shulman was included today in articles with iStockAnalyst.com and Silicon Valley.com about the "stalled" national economy and sluggish job growth in California.

Paola Giuliano was quoted yesterday in Chicago Magazine about why the average middle class working young adult is still not happy with his or her current lot in life.

Edward Leamer, David Shulman, Jerry Nickelsburg, William Yu and today's UCLA Anderson Forecast Event were highlighted in articles with International Business Times, The Orange County Registrar, FreeRepublic.com, mLive.com, StocksMarket.in and FinWin.com. Shulman and Nickelsburg were quoted additionally in a Sign on San Diego business article about California's projected unemployment rate to remain in double digits in 2013.

September 19

Bhagwan Chowdhry was interviewed Friday on FOX Business about ending global poverty and his Financial Access at Birth (FAB) campaign.

Judy Olian was included Friday in articles with Broadcasting and Cable and Multichannel News recounting her conversation with Peter Chernin during a Paley Center for Media's International Council session.

Ed Leamer was featured today in an article today with The American about the pitfalls of applying macroeconometrics to making potential investment decisions. Leamer was also included today in The Oilspot News about the slight downturn in the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index in August.

Jerry Nickelsburg and was included yesterday in Inside Bay Area, Contra Costa Times and Mercury News pieces about the upcoming Claremont McKenna College-UCLA Inland Empire Forecast Conference event on September 22.

Edward Leamer, David Shulman, Jerry Nickelsburg, William Yu and the UCLA Anderson Forecast Event, coming up tomorrow, September 20, were highlighted today in articles with Reuters, Quoteline, and OSIX News.

Margaret Shih, Geoffrey Ho and Benjamin Everly conducted a psychological study testing the effects of the "don't ask, don't tell" policy on performance between partners. Their study was covered by a number of publications over the weekend including: Market Watch, News Blaze, Reuters, Quoteline, Sinshell TV, Ad Hoc News, NewsMedical.net, BioPortfolio.com, BayouBuzz.com, EnterprisePost.com, and Road Runner.

Jonathan Greenblatt was included along with UCLA Anderson yesterday on Philanthropy News Digest and Road Runner about Greenblatt's recent appointment as the new director of the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation.

David Shulman was included today in a News Blaze article about the after effects of the 2007-2008 mortgage meltdown of the San Fernando Valley.

J. Fred Weston and UCLA Anderson were featured on The Deal Magazine yesterday in an article about Exxon Mobil Corporation's 2009 move to acquire natural gas explorer XTO and what it has meant for their stock values.

September 16

David Shulman and the UCLA Anderson Forecast were featured yesterday in a Los Angeles Times article about how a decline in cargo traffic at some of the country's largest sea ports is an indication of the economy's weak and slow growth. This article was re-posted yesterday on InvestorVillage.com. Shulman was also included in a US News & World Report article yesterday, that was reprinted on Yahoo Finance this morning, weighing in on a list of 5 possible solutions to reform social security.

Richard Rumelt was included Wednesday and today in articles with Nieuws Bank and Here In The City, respectively, for his book "Good Strategy/Bad Strategy" which is on shortlist and in the running for the annual Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award.

Ed Leamer, Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index and the UCLA Anderson Forecast were included yesterday in a MinnPost.com article about how returning state workers in Minnesota created job growth in both the public and private sectors.

Jonathan Greenblatt was spotlighted and UCLA Anderson was included yesterday on Tactical Philanthropy, which included his article on Chronicle of Philanthropy in which he is named the new director of the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation.

September 15

David Lewin was featured in an on-air interview Tuesday with Southern California Public Radio about the debate many workers are facing between being unemployed and accepting a job with a significantly lower pay.

Jonathan Greenblatt was spotlighted and UCLA Anderson was included today in a Chronicle of Philanthropy article as he was just recently appointed the new director of the White House Office of Social Innovation and Civic Participation.

Richard Rumelt was included yesterday in articles with 4-Traders.com, Financial Times and NewsTradingCharts.com for his book "Good Strategy/Bad Strategy" which is on shortlist and in the running for the annual Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award.

David Shulman was quoted and the UCLA Anderson Forecast was mentioned today in a Port News piece about how the decline in Long Beach and LA cargo throughput reflects the stagnant state of the economy.

Ed Leamer and the UCLA Anderson Forecast were included yesterday in a Logistics Management article about how retail sales in America remain at a steady holding rate.

UCLA Anderson was listed as one of the business schools participating in the new GMATCH Online MBA Fair yesterday on Yahoo Finance, Market Watch, PR-Inside.com and PR-Canada.net.

The Price Center for Entrepreneurial Studies and the UCLA Anderson School of Management were included in an article Tuesday with Smart Business about former Price Center senior program manager Helen Han who serves as the now CEO of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO).

September 14

Jim Stengel was interviewed in an article today for Forbes about advertising and the role of the CMO in today's companies.

Ed Leamer and the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index were included yesterday in a Politico article about the potential for diesel to help end US dependence on gasoline. Leamer was also featured a number of other articles about the slight downturn in the Pulse of Comerce Index. Publications that covered this story include: Channel 7 KWSO, Fleet Owner, Commercial Property Executive, Calculated Risk, North County Times and Successful Dealer.

September 13

UCLA Anderson was written up on Bloomberg BusinessWeek highlighting the business school and offering readers a virtual tour.

Suzanne Shu was featured in a Financial Times article for her recent study on why more aesthetically pleasing business proposals and annual reports are often more trusted than ones that are not.

Ed Leamer, the Ceridian-UCLA Pulse of Commerce Index and UCLA Anderson were included in multiple articles today about the slight downturn in the Pulse of Comerce Index. Publications that covered this story include: ABC 3340, Digital Journal, Market Watch, Stock Rants, The Street, The Trucker and Zmarter.com.

Jerry Nickelsburg and the UCLA Anderson Forecast were featured in a Voice of San Diego article yesterday about some of the troubles facing the San Diego Unified School District.

September 12

Eric Flamholtz and UCLA Anderson were featured yesterday in a Globe Street piece recapping his keynote speech during an International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) luncheon speaking about how many shopping centers are seeing increases in retail activity despite the economy.

Ed Leamer and UCLA Anderson were included in an article yesterday on Daily Finance about where the country's housing market stands ten years after the 9/11 attacks. Leamer and the UCLA Forecast were again featured on the same day in a Cape Cod Times article explaining how the fate of economic recovery is tied to the success of the housing market.

UCLA Anderson and the UCLA Leaders in Sustainability (LiS) Program were written up in an MBAmission.com blog post Friday that was reposted the same day on BusinessWeek.

September 9

David Shulman and the UCLA Anderson Forecast were included yesterday and today in a number of articles. Investor's Business Daily sited Shulman in an article, which was also posted on Yahoo Finance, written about how the government can turn repossessed homes into rental homes to help ease the economy. Next, Shulman was quoted on another Yahoo Finance article commenting on President Obama's speech Thursday night regarding the American Jobs Act. Lastly, Shulman's inclusion in the Los Angeles Times article was reposted yesterday on the Orlando Bulletin.

Eric Flamholtz was featured today in a Sign On San Diego piece commenting on how the Westfield Shopping Mall franchise survived the recession.

Jerry Nickelsburg was interviewed and written up today in a Le Ben Franklin Post article about unemployment and President Obama's speech last night.

Paul Habibi and UCLA Anderson were featured today in a North Hollywood Patch article about how North Hollywood is beginning to construct upscale apartment complexes on Fair Avenue to attract buyers.

September 8

Richard Rumelt and UCLA's Anderson School of Management were included in two articles yesterday in a Zimbio article about good business strategies as exemplified by Apple Computer company. This article was originally printed on Bloomberg.com.

Judy Olian was included yesterday on a FOX News 44 media alert about the Paley Center's upcoming calendar of events, which included Dean Olian's moderated talk with Peter Chernin. The media release was also published on Hawaii News Now and FinRoad.com.

UCLA Anderson School of Management was listed today in a Yahoo News article as one of the universities using the new Harvard Business School-invented Global Talent System platform technology to improve alumni connectivity to business corporations.

September 7

Richard Rumelt and UCLA's Anderson School of Management were included in two articles today on MenaFN.com and Alrroya.com about good business strategies as exemplified by Apple Computer company. This article was originally printed on Bloomberg.com.

Sanford Jacoby, who was quoted yesterday in multiple articles including Real Clear Politics, was again yesterday in Orlando Sentinel and the Daily Herald articles about how unemployment in America may not only be long-term, but that in addition to its economic impact, it could also have a serious influence on its political climate.

UCLA Anderson School of Management was featured today in a Financial Times blog post about the writer's experience at Anderson having come from London to earn her MBA.

UCLA Anderson Forecast was included today in a BullFax.com article comparing the job markets in California versus Texas.

September 6

Jerry Nickelsburg was interviewed for a CBS evening news television broadcast that aired Saturday over the weekend about the recent trend in "mass layoffs" by many companies in America.

Samuel Culbert and UCLA Anderson were included today in a Wall Street Journal article about how many young people within corporations are requesting more frequent performance reviews rather than just yearly ones.

Sanford Jacoby was quoted yesterday and today in articles in: Real Clear Politics, The State, The Columbus Dispatch, The Omaha World-Herald, Richmond Times Dispatch, Charleston Daily Mail, The Commercial Appeal, Hot News Update, TampaBay.com, and THonline.com about how unemployment in America may not only be long-term, but that in addition to its economic impact, it could also have a serious influence on its political climate.

Ed Leamer and the UCLA Anderson Forecast, which were featured in the Los Angeles Times on Thursday about how the slump in the housing market is weighing down the economy, was reposted throughout the weekend and today in articles in: THonline.com, Imperial Valley Press, The Sacramento Bee, The Sun News and DemocraticUnderground.com. Leamer was also quoted Saturday and Friday in articles on Barron's and Econobrowser.com, respectively, analyzing statistics of current economic conditions.

David Shulman and the UCLA Anderson Forecast, which were included in a Los Angeles Times article on August 25 about the importance of the auto industry in boosting the US economy, was featured again this weekend in articles with The State and Courier-Journal.com.

Suzanne Shu was interviewed Friday on Marketplace Public Radio about the recent online deal website phenomenon and why consumers are buying into it.

September 2

Ed Leamer and the UCLA Anderson Forecast were featured yesterday in a Los Angeles Times article about how the slump in the housing market has been a serious factor holding back the growth of the economy. This article was reposted on Quedit and The Olympian today and yesterday, respectively.

September 1

Andrew Ainslie and UCLA Anderson's new curriculum reform were featured today in a Wall Street Journal article about the different strategies many business schools are taking to revamp their system and attract more student applicants.

Richard Rumelt and his book "Good Strategy, Bad Strategy: The Difference and Why It Matters," which was reviewed on Outside the Beltway on the 19th, was spotlighted today in a B&T article discussing a number of new and newsworthy digital products.

David Shulman and the UCLA Anderson Forecast, which were featured in a recent article in the Los Angeles Times about the possibility of the auto industry helping to bail out the US economy, was reposted today on the Chicago Tribune.

UCLA Anderson and the UCLA/Johnson & Johnson Health Care Executive Program were included yesterday in Lake County News-Sun article about a local who participated in the program.