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Does Cashback Make Consumers Come Back?

Tuck professor Prasad Vana studies cashback shopping and finds it to be an effective form of promotion.

Jul 17, 2018

At the Top of Their Game

The sports industry is a thriving, global business—and our alumni are at the top of the game. Expanding fan bases internationally, diversifying the sports enterprise, integrating digital media strategy—these Tuckies are leading innovative charges across the industry.

Jul 16, 2018

Reversing the Health Care Cost Spiral

In a new book, Vijay Govindarajan finds cost-reducing health care management innovations in an unlikely place: India.

Jul 10, 2018

Global Tuck ’Tails Kicks Off

The annual event celebrates the Tuck network around the world.

Jul 06, 2018

A First-Year Project that Honors ‘First at Normandy’

For their First-Year Project, five Tuck students worked with the Normandy Institute to cultivate a vision for the future.

Jul 05, 2018

Tuck Introduces Essay and Reference Questions Mapped to New Admissions Criteria

MBA applicants and their references will respond to new prompts when the 2018-19 application opens in mid-July.

Jun 28, 2018

Speaking of Spending

New research by Tuck professor Eesha Sharma finds that your willingness to talk about your purchases depends on how you feel about your own finances.

Jun 28, 2018

Brian Tomlin Appointed to Endowed Professorship

Dean Matthew J. Slaughter announced the appointment of Brian Tomlin, along with the promotion of five other professors, and three new emeriti professors, in an email to the community.

Jun 20, 2018

How E-Waste Encourages Competitors to Collaborate

In a new study, Tuck professor Laurens Debo searches for optimal e-recycling scenarios.

Jun 20, 2018

The Tuck Difference

The $250 million campaign for tomorrow’s wise leaders leverages Tuck’s historic strengths to prepare for a dynamic future.

Jun 15, 2018

Focus On How to Be Strong

Dave Dauphinais T’18, a former Navy Seal, reminded his fellow classmates about the importance of strength during this year’s Investiture ceremony.

Jun 13, 2018

David Rubenstein Tells Tuck Grads, “Don’t Take ‘No’ For An Answer”

Rubenstein, co-founder of The Carlyle Group, one of the largest private equity firms in the world, spoke at the 2018 Tuck School Investiture ceremony on Saturday, June 9.

Jun 13, 2018

Tuck Announces New Criteria for MBA Admissions

Strong candidates for Tuck’s MBA program are smart, nice, accomplished, and aware.

Jun 11, 2018

Irving Oil and Team of Students Come Together for Electric Vehicle Project

For their First-Year Project, five students worked with Irving Oil to learn how the company can adapt to accommodate electric vehicle disruption.

Jun 07, 2018

What’s Happened to Volatility Trading?

Tuck professor Ing-Haw Cheng says it’s buyers that have disappeared.

Jun 07, 2018

Studying Smartphones For Clues About Autonomous Vehicles

Robin Hwang T’18 links autonomous vehicle adoption to user experience.

Jun 07, 2018

The Hidden Influence of Numerical Formats

Tuck professor Ellie Kyung finds slider scales have a powerful effect on consumer payments.

Jun 06, 2018

Tomlin and Gerakos Receive 2018 Teaching Excellence Awards

Students praised the professors for making difficult topics accessible and engaging.

Jun 04, 2018

How Investors’ Misunderstanding of China Causes Them to Miss Out

Chinese companies’ innovation and drive should be embraced, not feared, says Tuck professor Vijay Govindarajan.

May 31, 2018

In It for Impact

Two recent TuckGO projects demonstrate just how committed Tuck is to making an impact in the world—a mission the OnSite Global Consulting course has held for over 20 years

May 24, 2018

Tuck Students Pilot Homecooked Meal Business

Five T’19s test a startup idea: authentic ethnic food delivered to your door.

May 21, 2018

Tuck Student Develops New Message Tracking App

Angela Orzell T’19 is developing an app called Nudg that helps you keep on top of calls, texts, and email.

May 18, 2018

Why Institutions Should Be Active Investors

New research by Jonathan and Katharina Lewellen estimates the incentives motivating institutional investors.

May 16, 2018

Tuck Social Venture Fund Makes Second Investment

The fund is taking a $25,000 equity stake in solar company Brightfield Transportation Solutions.

May 15, 2018

To Reach New Heights, Tapestry Turns to Tuck

An iconic American brand is transforming itself with the help of a custom Tuck Executive Education program.

May 10, 2018

How the Chinese Model for Economic Innovation is Spurring Innovation

After visiting Shenzhen, China for the Tuck Global Leadership program, a Tuck visiting professor reflects on economic innovation in China.

May 09, 2018

Vijay Govindarajan Launches edX Courses

The courses teach the theory and practice of breakthrough innovation.

May 02, 2018

From Motorcycle Mechanic to MBA

Josh Henry T’18 is using his degree to make waves in the automotive industry and do a lap around the track.

May 02, 2018

Tuck Announces $250-Million Capital Campaign for Tomorrow’s Wise Leaders

Cites top priorities in order of people, programs, and places.

Apr 27, 2018

Markets Professor Ing-Haw Cheng Named to Best 40 List

Nominated by Tuck students, Ing-Haw Cheng is celebrated on Poets & Quants’ 2018 “40 Best Business Professors Under 40” list.

Apr 24, 2018

In Business or Government, Students Find Good Leadership Looks the Same

Two Tuck students completed an independent study on leadership in the private and public sectors, interviewing 12 high-level leaders along the way.

Apr 19, 2018

Top Courses at Tuck, According to Students

First- and second-year students share the courses that have not only prepared them to succeed in their future careers, but have had a lasting impact—one that will stay with them long after they leave campus.

Apr 18, 2018

Tuck First-Year Students Begin 10-Week Real World Project Course

Tuck’s signature First-Year Project is underway.

Apr 10, 2018

Slaughter & Rees Report: Time for a Myspace Comeback?

It is no longer clear that users of Facebook benefit as they once thought they did—could there be a better way? Dean Matthew Slaughter and economist Matthew Rees weigh in.

Apr 09, 2018

New Mentorship Program Connects Dartmouth and Tuck Students

Founded by two Tuck students, the Dartmouth Professional Insights Network matches Tuck and Dartmouth students for mentorship and career guidance.

Mar 27, 2018

The Builder

Christopher J. Williams T'84 harnessed his architectural and business skills to grow the Williams Capital Group into one of the most successful mid-sized investment banks in the world.

Mar 22, 2018