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No Ordinary Network

Pay it forward. It’s the philosophy embedded within the heart of the Tuck alumni network—and it’s an adage that alumni do not take lightly.

Jul 18, 2017

Slaughter & Rees Report: There Are Not Plenty More Fish in the Sea

With many of the planet’s fish populations at or approaching “biologically unsustainable levels” an intergovernmental mechanism that induces fishermen to internalize the harm they do by overfishing is needed now more than ever.

Jul 17, 2017

Borrowing for Experiences

A new study led by Tuck professor Eesha Sharma finds that Americans are more willing to go into debt for experiences than material goods.

Jul 13, 2017

Keeper of the Culture

From behind the scenes, Penny Paquette T’76 has played an outsize role in the evolution of Tuck.

Jul 11, 2017

Anup Srivastava Wins Best Paper Award

Srivastava, an assistant professor of business administration, received the award at this year’s annual European Financial Management Association conference.

Jul 06, 2017

What If Foreign Imports Create U.S. Jobs?

As a populist backlash against globalism fuels cries for protectionism, our research suggests that foreign inputs benefit domestic firms, making them more competitive in the global economy.

Jul 05, 2017

Slaughter & Rees Report: India’s Tryst with Revolutionary Tax Reform

On July 1, India’s famously labyrinthine tax code was scrapped for a much simpler one that may unleash enormous potential.

Jul 03, 2017

Andy Bernard and Phillip Stocken Receive New Endowed Professorships

Dean Matthew J. Slaughter announced the appointments of Bernard and Stocken and the promotion of four other professors in an email to the community.

Jun 30, 2017

Knowledge in Practice

A New Lens on Innovation

Jun 21, 2017

Slaughter & Rees Report: The Global Economy and Domestic Jobs

"Leaders in Washington should base their policy ideas on data and research, not anecdotes and assertions," say Slaughter & Rees.

Jun 19, 2017

Going Public

Tuck professors Colin Blaydon and Steven Kahl D’91 are creating the first strategic history of the venture capital industry in the U.S.

Jun 14, 2017

Class Speaker Courtney Miller Shares What Tuck Taught Her about Leadership

Courtney Miller T’17, a former officer in the U.S. Army, was selected to deliver the class address at this year’s Investiture ceremony.

Jun 13, 2017

Stacy Brown-Philpot on Being True to Your Values

The 117th Tuck Investiture ceremony took place on Saturday, June 10 in front of Tuck Hall, where 283 MBA degrees were awarded to members of the class of 2017.

Jun 13, 2017

Why We Still Need Retail Stores

Tuck marketing professor Scott Neslin studies the role of physical stores in a multichannel landscape.

Jun 07, 2017

Bernard and Vogel Receive 2017 Teaching Excellence Awards

Students lauded the veteran professors for being rigorous yet personable, and making their courses relevant to business practice and life in general.

Jun 06, 2017

A Car Care Business, Started at Tuck

T’17s Russ Walker and Edward Warren are the founders of Zippity, a convenient car care startup launched in Hanover.

Jun 02, 2017

Slaughter & Rees Report: The Paradox of Dynamism

Economic dynamism has historically brought an upward spiral of growth in productivity, opportunity, and thus incomes, but in the U.S., dynamism is fading.

May 30, 2017

When a Hotel Is Better Than a Hospital

Solving a hospital bed shortage with connected care.

May 23, 2017

Slaughter & Rees Report: What So Many Miss about China

Entrepreneurs represent a vibrant and powerful force with great potential to reshape the Chinese economy.

May 22, 2017

When Business Is Next

Tuck’s new certificate program, Next Step: Transition to Business, is customized for veterans and elite athletes.

May 17, 2017

Vijay Govindarajan Receives 2017 Global Strategy Journal Best Paper Award

A leading expert on strategy and innovation, Govindarajan pioneered the concept of reverse innovation.

May 10, 2017

A Trusted Source

Two Tuck alumni running a mission-focused company were faced with a global expansion opportunity. For help, they reached out to an organization they knew intimately: Tuck.

May 10, 2017

Easing the Burden of Warehouse Pickers

Tuck professor Santiago Gallino finds a better way for warehouse pickers to locate items quickly.

May 08, 2017

Tuck Names Luke Anthony Peña New Executive Director of Admissions and Financial Aid

Peña’s selection followed a comprehensive, three-month search.

May 04, 2017

When Tax Return Disclosure Stokes Outrage

Tuck professor Leslie Robinson examines the effects of publicizing tax information.

May 03, 2017

Slaughter & Rees Report: Don’t Download This Song

New technologies invariably produce winners and losers, but the music industry in particular has been pummeled.

May 01, 2017

Across Oceans, a Bond Over Health Care

Through a special partnership between Tuck and a business school in the Netherlands, students are swapping places to learn more about their host country’s health care system—and shared challenges and opportunities.

Apr 26, 2017

Slaughter & Rees Report: The Tide Recedes or the Tsunami Builds?

Sunday April 23, 2017 may be the date that future historians identify as the starting point for a receding tide of global populism in the 21st century.

Apr 24, 2017

Bettering the World of Business—and Nature

Tuck Professor Len Greenhalgh talks preserving wildlife, leading minority business programs at Tuck, and the “greatest honor of his life”—the Dartmouth Lifetime Achievement Award.

Apr 19, 2017

High Marks for Students Competing in Annual Case Challenges

Tuck students put classroom knowledge to the test in MBA case competitions.

Apr 14, 2017

Matthew J. Slaughter Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

A scholar of international economics, an expert in globalization, and a renowned academic, Dean of Tuck Matthew J. Slaughter is founding faculty director of the Center for Business, Government & Society and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research.

Apr 12, 2017

Slaughter & Rees Report: Can Public-Sector Innovation Drive Private-Sector Growth?

Government and business are fundamentally different, but a focus on technology and data infrastructure innovation within the federal government could drive significant job creation.

Apr 10, 2017

An Entrepreneurial Spirit

Some students build startups at Tuck. Others, like Ken Martin T’17, join Tuck with an existing business they want to grow.

Apr 06, 2017

Slaughter & Rees Report: Mar-a-Lago Cheat Sheet

Economists Slaughter & Rees of the Tuck School debunk Trump's claims about the U.S. trade deficit and its impact on jobs.

Apr 03, 2017

How To Reach Consumers Today

Tuck professor Kevin Lane Keller shares his latest research findings on how to use various forms of communication to reach consumers.

Mar 30, 2017

TaskRabbit CEO to Deliver Tuck Investiture Address

Stacy Brown-Philpot, CEO of TaskRabbit, spent nearly a decade at Google heading online sales and operations.

Mar 29, 2017