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Remembering Professor Richard S. Bower

Richard S. Bower, the Leon E. Williams Professor of Finance and Managerial Economics, Emeritus, was a legendary teacher and scholar who was universally loved. He passed away on July 29 at the age of 91.

Aug 05, 2020

The Real Effect of Offshoring

Tuck professors Andrew Bernard and Teresa Fort study the impact of offshoring at the firm level—and find that American firms can offshore and create jobs at home.

Aug 03, 2020

Tuck Social Venture Fund Makes Fifth Investment in FinTech company CNote

Tuck’s impact fund invests $25K in CNote, a financial technology platform that enables investors to put their money towards communities and causes they care about.

Jul 29, 2020

Tuck Alumni-Founded Outrider Is Transforming Yard Operations

Summoning Tuck’s team-building ethos and affinity for the outdoors, T’07s Andrew Smith and Bob Hall are redefining the trucking and logistics industry.

Jul 28, 2020

Strengthening the Bridge Between the Upper Valley and Tuck in a Time of Crisis

A deep dive into why the Nonprofit Board Fellows program at Tuck matters now, more than ever.

Jul 27, 2020

What Does It Take?

In celebration of 50 years of women at Tuck, we asked alumnae what it takes to succeed in today's business world.

Jul 27, 2020

Tuck Diversity Business Programs Celebrate 40th Anniversary

Tuck was the first business school to create its own executive program for diverse entrepreneurs. Marking its 40th anniversary this year, more than 8,000 students have graduated from the program to date.

Jul 22, 2020

Game Theory and the #MeToo Movement

Tuck finance professor Ing-Haw Cheng models the under-reporting of sexual misconduct.

Jul 20, 2020

First-Year Projects Provide Expert-Level Consulting to a Range of Organizations

This spring, 56 teams of first-year students engaged with companies and nonprofits around the world to address real-world business opportunities.

Jul 02, 2020

Hanover, and Beyond: How Tuck Delivers Lifelong Career Support

Heather Law, associate director of Alumni Career Services at Tuck, on her vision for career services, new employment trends in the COVID-19 era, and her advice on how to be successful in today’s job search.

Jul 01, 2020

Are We in for Another Housing Crisis?

Tuck professor Brian Melzer looks at the similarities and differences between the 2008 World Financial Crisis and the economic shock of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Jun 26, 2020

Tuck Looks Toward the Class of 2023 with Few Changes for the Admissions Cycle Ahead

Tuck’s 2020 – 2021 MBA application will open on June 30 and will include the addition of a rolling Round 4 to give more prospective students time to apply.

Jun 25, 2020

“Home Is Wherever I’m with You”

Tuck celebrates the Class of 2020 with a first-ever virtual Investiture and a tribute performance by the Tuck Band.

Jun 17, 2020

Unmistakably Tuck: Inside Spring Term 2020

Amid a pandemic, Tuck’s first-ever term of remote MBA learning was a great success.

Jun 12, 2020

Lecuona and Lynch Receive 2020 Tuck Teaching Excellence Awards

The class of 2020 selected Ramon Lecuona and four-term New Hampshire Governor John Lynch for this year’s Teaching Excellence Awards.

Jun 12, 2020

Racism in America and Hope at the Tuck School

Dean Matthew Slaughter shares his reflections on the latest racial troubles in the United States, inviting all those in the Tuck community to summon their capacity for empathy and understanding.

Jun 01, 2020

China’s Innovation Revolution

Two new papers from Tuck professor Gordon Phillips reveal a China emerging from the shadows of the Cultural Revolution and embarking on a new era of innovation.

May 28, 2020

Over 900 Attend Tuck’s 2020 Virtual Summit on AgTech

Attendees from 48 countries logged online to participate in the student-organized, three-day virtual summit on agricultural technology (AgTech)—the world’s largest online conference on AgTech.

May 27, 2020

Tuck Announces 2020 Virtual Investiture Celebration

To be held on Saturday, June 13, at 12:30 p.m., the virtual celebration will include remarks from Dean Matthew J. Slaughter, Noreen Doyle T’74, Student Board President Caroline Wells T'20, a class-selected student speaker, and more.

May 21, 2020

Deans Convene Virtual Alumni Town Halls

Dean Matthew Slaughter and others addressed alumni in a virtual discussion on how Tuck is moving forward during these historic times.

May 20, 2020

Rethinking the Magnitude of Profit Shifting

Tuck professor Leslie Robinson finds previous estimates of corporate profit shifting to be overstated.

May 19, 2020

Tuck Board Chats Bring Students and Distinguished Alumni Together

A new co-curricular series gives students an opportunity to hear how alumni business leaders are managing during the pandemic.

May 15, 2020

Navigating the Many Routes to Consumers

In a new book, "Getting Multi-Channel Distribution Right," Tuck professor Kusum Ailawadi melds research with practical tools on how suppliers can select and manage the physical and digital channels through which their products reach consumers.

May 15, 2020

Partnering During a Pandemic

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Tuck alumni from near and far are tapping into the strength of the Tuck network to keep business running, show customers how much they care, and to help combat the crisis.

May 12, 2020

The Power of Inclusion

Rising star Jen Dannals, named a best 40-under-40 professor by "Poets & Quants," shows how organizations bring out the best in their people—through her research, teaching, and her own example at Tuck.

May 07, 2020

Three Boxes, One Playbook

Vijay Govindarajan and Manish Tangri T’09 have teamed up to write a how-to book for leading innovation.

May 04, 2020

Slaughter & Rees Report: RIP, Ed Winchester

Ed Winchester, the beloved executive director of marketing and communications at Tuck who died unexpectedly last week, was emblematic of a wise and decisive leader.

Apr 30, 2020

Tuck Launches Virtual Faculty Research Chats

A new virtual series of research talks connects students with some of the rigorous and relevant knowledge created by Tuck faculty.

Apr 27, 2020

A Light for the World: Tuck Community Mourns Ed Winchester

Ed Winchester, executive director of marketing and communications at Tuck—dedicated father, Olympic rower, and proud Canadian—died April 22 at his home. He was 49 years old.

Apr 24, 2020

During a Pandemic, Managing Stakeholders Means Managing a Crisis

Students in a spring term mini course get an inside look at crisis management.

Apr 24, 2020

Tuck OnSite Global Consulting—Creative Business Solutions, Real Results

Two OnSite Global Consulting projects illustrate how Tuck MBAs are putting their rigorous and relevant education into action by tackling real-world problems in the energy and health care sectors.

Apr 21, 2020

International Trade Has Suffered a One-Two Punch. Can It Recover After COVID-19?

How businesses and countries respond to the pandemic will have far-reaching implications for the future of world trade and global production, says Tuck professor Davin Chor.

Apr 14, 2020

Before and After the Pandemic

In a new working paper, Tuck professor Jordan Schoenfeld quantifies the immediate financial impact of the novel coronavirus, and finds that most companies underestimated the risk of a pandemic.

Apr 13, 2020

The Market Underappreciated the Risk of a Pandemic

Investors in the VIX futures market were a step behind in assessing how bad things would get, says Tuck professor Ing-Haw Cheng.

Apr 10, 2020

Nerdy Girls Versus the Pandemic

Clinical professor Lindsey Leininger has teamed up with eight other female public health experts to disseminate evidence-based information and advice about the COVID pandemic.

Apr 02, 2020

CDC Calls on Tuck Alum for Help During COVID-19 Crisis

As demand for testing surges globally amid the COVID-19 outbreak, Brian Kim T’99, president and managing director of the Genomics Division at LGC, is leading a team responsible for providing labs and private diagnostic companies with the raw materials and technology used in testing kits.

Apr 01, 2020