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Should We Be Afraid of Accruals?

Jonathan Lewellen and Robert Resutek debunk a corporate accounting myth.

Apr 21, 2014

When Journalists Talk, the Market Listens

Diego Garcia studies the effect of financial journalism on stock prices.

Apr 21, 2014

Redefining 21st Century Business

Tuck faculty study the distinction between manufacturers and wholesalers.

Apr 09, 2014

Products of Their Environment

Competition has a surprising effect on quality, says Praveen Kopalle.

Apr 09, 2014

What Really Grows Exports?

Andy Bernard reframes the conversation on how to increase trade from developing nations.

Mar 25, 2014

Flying High

Richard Townsend finds that venture capitalists can play an important role in innovation and growth.

Mar 19, 2014

How Italian Chefs Share Knowledge

Social norms dictate how Italian chefs share recipes, says Professor Andrew King.

Feb 26, 2014

Following the Leader Q&A with Sydney Finkelstein

Sydney Finkelstein uses social media to share his insights on leadership.

Feb 03, 2014

Rethinking Retail in a Multichannel World

Retailers should integrate their brick-and-mortar and online sales, says Santiago Gallino.

Jan 07, 2014

The Future of Everything

Tuck faculty foresee distance learning, personalized pricing, the rise of women leaders and more.

Dec 10, 2013

When Retailers Do Good, Are Consumers More Loyal?

Exploring the impact of corporate social responsibility efforts.

Dec 09, 2013

Tracking Managerial Myopia

Katharina Lewellen studies how incentives impact CEOs.

Nov 20, 2013

Putting the Right Products on the Shelves

Robert Rooderkerk creates a methodology for optimizing retail assortments.

Oct 25, 2013

What the Bankers Knew

Ing-Haw Cheng studied the personal real estate transactions of mortgage securities traders.

Sep 24, 2013

How Scarcity Drives Car Sales

Car dealers that carry greater inventory enjoy higher sales

Sep 23, 2013

Health Lessons from India

The hospital of the future is operating now.

Sep 11, 2013

Saving the Children, Not Just the Child

Charities can encourage gifts for multiple beneficiaries.

Aug 08, 2013

Slaughter & Rees Report: A Day for the History Books

U.S. economic policy must encourage investment and job creation.

Jul 30, 2013

Slaughter & Rees Report: The Remarks Chairman Bernanke Dreams of Delivering

Jul 08, 2013

How to Reduce Wait Times Without Sacrificing Service

Professor Robert Shumsky's model calculates optimal caseloads.

Jun 28, 2013

Slaughter & Rees Report: Pork Goes Global

The Slaughter & Rees Report notes growing foreign investment in U.S. firms.

Jun 24, 2013

For Fallen Brand Leaders, an Uphill Climb

Brand leadership has enormous benefits and is unlikely to be regained once lost.

May 28, 2013

A New Measure of Government Efficiency: The Post Office

Rafael La Porta measures government efficiency by sending letters to fake addresses.

May 10, 2013

Are Advances in Communication Driving Jobs Overseas?

Teresa Fort challenges assumptions on offshoring.

May 10, 2013

A Particle Theory of Social Media

Yaniv Dover uses mathematical models to understand the dynamics of social networks.

May 01, 2013

The Psychology of Strategy

Giovanni Gavetti applies cognitive science to strategy to shake up the status quo.

Apr 26, 2013

In Brief

Notes on Research at Tuck

Apr 26, 2013

Making New Products Feel Familiar

Ways to prepare consumers for innovative offerings.

Apr 26, 2013

Prices and Memory: Leave It to Intuition

Ellie Kyung says you may be better off not pondering what you used to pay.

Apr 23, 2013

The Dynamics of Change: A Conversation with Constance Helfat

Why do some firms thrive in an era of rapid technological change?

Mar 26, 2013

Using Neuroscience to Predict Consumer Preferences

Praveen Kopalle knows what you want to buy‚ even before you do.

Mar 26, 2013

Slaughter & Rees Report: Three Labor-Market Specters

Can monetary and fiscal stimulus create high-productivity, high-paying jobs?

Mar 26, 2013

For Digital Medical Records, A Second Opinion

Study shows encouraging results as hospitals implement electronic health records.

Mar 14, 2013

Fiscal Cliff Will Bring Taxing Situation

With the White House and Congress struggling to reach a deal to avoid the automatic tax hikes and spending cuts due to take effect in 2013, Tuck Professor of Accounting Richard Sansing looks at how going over the fiscal cliff would affect what you’ll pay the Internal Revenue Service next year.

Dec 21, 2012

Tax Policy and the “Fiscal Cliff”

Tuck faculty weigh-in on the fiscal cliff tax debate and the federal deficit.

Dec 20, 2012

Bringing Macs Back to the U.S.

Building Mac computers in the U.S. makes sense, says operations professor Brian Tomlin, but it’s not evidence of a larger shift to domestic manufacturing.

Dec 13, 2012