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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

As Remote Learning Begins, Tuck Convenes a Virtual Town Hall for Students

Dean Matthew J. Slaughter and other senior leaders provided information and inspiration, and answered questions from students.

Mar 27, 2020

Slaughter & Rees Report: How to Avoid a Coronavirus Depression

In a new essay for "Foreign Affairs," Dean Matthew J. Slaughter and coauthor Matthew Rees outline a three-step policy plan to halt the coming coronavirus recession.

Mar 26, 2020

Tuck First-Year Projects and Spring Classes Kick Off—Virtually

Students are gathering in virtual classrooms as the spring academic term gets underway.

Mar 26, 2020

The Impact of Weather on Business

Tuck professor Jordan Schoenfeld uses linguistic analyses to measure firm-level weather exposure.

Mar 23, 2020

Predicting Price Changes on Amazon Marketplace

Tuck marketing professor Sharmistha Sikdar employs a novel machine learning tool that can help small businesses be more competitive on Amazon.

Mar 10, 2020

Tuck Team Wins Media and Entertainment Case Competition

A team of five first-year Tuck students prevailed over competition from media-specialty schools such as UCLA, USC, Columbia, and NYU.

Mar 09, 2020

Tuck Social Venture Fund Inks Fourth Investment

TSVF directors diversified the portfolio by taking a $25K stake in New/Mode, a civic tech startup that helps activate grassroots campaigns to drive policy change.

Mar 02, 2020

Slaughter & Rees Report: The Essential Health-Care Question Missing from the Debates

How can we make America’s health-care system more productive? It’s a key question absent from the health-care reform debate, say Slaughter and Rees.

Feb 27, 2020

Inventing the Edge

Through research that is rigorous and relevant, Tuck faculty members have an outsize impact on business knowledge.

Feb 26, 2020

Three Ways to Encourage People to Bring Their Whole Self to Work

Susan Hunt Stevens T’98, founder and CEO of WeSpire, on how managers can foster an open and supportive work environment for their employees.

Feb 19, 2020

How Tuck’s Davin Chor Found Economics

An associate professor in Tuck’s Economics group, Chor brings a personal history of embracing globalization to his study of international trade.

Feb 13, 2020

Students Quiz 2020 Candidates at Climate Town Hall

In a town hall co-hosted by Tuck, Stonyfield Organic, and the Hubbard Brook Research Foundation, students shared the stage with 2020 presidential candidates and asked about their plans to combat climate change.

Feb 06, 2020

The New Industrial Revolution

A new revolution is headed our way. Brian Tomlin, senior associate dean for faculty and research, examines how 3D printing, the Internet of Things, and advanced automation are ushering in a new industry.

Feb 04, 2020

Slaughter & Rees Report: The U.S.-China Trade War—The End of the Beginning

Tuck School Dean Matthew J. Slaughter and co-author Matthew Rees provide three main lessons from the U.S.-China trade war’s first phase and a potential solution for lasting peace between the world’s two largest economies.

Jan 30, 2020

‘Current Issues’ Speaker Series Brings Cutting Edge Concepts to Tuck Community

A new campus speaker series bolsters the rigor and relevance of Tuck’s core curriculum.

Jan 29, 2020

The Unwitting Ease of the Echo Chamber

Tuck professor Adam Kleinbaum studies the impact of language style similarities on social networks.

Jan 24, 2020

Tuck Expands Geographic Regions of International Councils

Effective January 1, Tuck's international councils are now the Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) Council, the Asia Pacific Council, and the Latin America and Caribbean Council.

Jan 22, 2020

Tuck Launches New Program for Lifelong Learning

The new Tuck Alumni Lifelong Learning program will provide timely and timeless content for alumni of all ages and interests.

Jan 21, 2020