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Powell Pushed to Edge of Fed’s Boundaries in Fight for Economy

Quotes Peter Fisher in an article about the Fed’s outsize efforts to boost the economy amid the COVID-19 pandemic and how it could impact the institution moving forward.

Apr 09, 2020

Business Schools That Trained Fortune 500 CEOs

Highlights Tuck among business schools that count Fortune 500 CEOs within their alumni.

Apr 07, 2020

Being a Digital-First Leader

Quotes Alva Taylor in an article about how organizations can transform their cultures and embrace new technologies.

Apr 07, 2020

Many Companies Take 90-Day No-Layoff Pledge

Quotes Vijay Govindarajan in an article about a number of large firms that have taken a 90-day no-layoff pledge amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Apr 04, 2020

VIX Clues Show How Stock Investors Underpriced the Risk of the Coronavirus Pandemic

Ing-Haw Cheng writes how the VIX futures contract market indicated that investors underappreciated the risks that a pandemic posed.

Apr 03, 2020

Federal Reserve Eases Capital Rule to Encourage Bank Lending

Quotes Peter Fisher in an article about the Fed’s decision to ease the “supplementary leverage ratio”.

Apr 01, 2020

Should You Jump on Coronavirus Flight Deals?

Quotes Dan Richards T’03, CEO of Global Rescue, in an article exploring whether consumers should take advantage of discounted airfares amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Mar 31, 2020

This Is How WHO Plans to Use Popular Games to Fight Coronavirus

Quotes Michael Aragon T’01, SVP of content at Twitch, in an article about the #PlayApartTogether campaign.

Mar 31, 2020

Meet India’s Top MBAs from the Class of 2021

Features Nakul Arora T’21 in an article highlighting the top MBAs from India in the class of 2021 at business schools around the world.

Mar 31, 2020

What the Shift to Virtual Learning Could Mean for the Future of Higher Ed

Vijay Govindarajan and co-author Anup Srivastava explore the shift to remote learning initiated by the COVID-19 pandemic and its potential impact to higher education.

Mar 31, 2020

Top MBA Startups of 2020

Highlights Zippity, an onsite car maintenance company founded by T’17s Ed Warren and Russ Walker, as one of the top 100 MBA startups of 2020.

Mar 30, 2020

The 2020 Real Estate Power 100

Features Steven Roth T’63, CEO of Vornado Realty Trust, as one of the five most powerful real estate figures in New York.

Mar 29, 2020

Streamers Ramp up Free Trials and Other Giveaways for Housebound Americans

Quotes Tom Christie T’85, chief operating officer at Showtime, in an article about how entertainment companies are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mar 27, 2020

The New COVID-19 MBA Admissions Round

Highlights Tuck in an article about how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted MBA admissions.

Mar 27, 2020

COVID-19 Stirs Questions about Medical Supply Chains

Features Emily Blanchard in a piece about how COVID-19 has raised concerns about medical supply chains.

Mar 26, 2020

How to Avoid a Coronavirus Depression

Dean Matthew J. Slaughter and Matthew Rees provide three step plan to avoid a financial crisis cause by the coronavirus pandemic.

Mar 26, 2020

As the Coronavirus Crisis Heats Up, Why Isn’t America Hearing from the CDC?

An article about the lack of communication from the Centers for Disease Control amid the COVID-19 pandemic quotes Paul Argenti.

Mar 25, 2020

How Coronavirus Has Changed 2020 MBA Admissions

Highlights Tuck in an article about how MBA admissions teams are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mar 24, 2020

Rams Reveal New Logos

Features Kevin Demoff T’06, COO of the Los Angeles Rams, in an article about the team's new logos and color scheme.

Mar 23, 2020

Creating a Digital-First Strategy

Quotes Alva Taylor in an article about how organizations, particularly nonprofits, can adopt a digital-first strategy.

Mar 23, 2020

OK, Fine, Let’s All Get Back on Facebook

Quotes Roger McNamee T’82 in an article about how the COVID-19 pandemic has given Facebook an opportunity to regain trust with some users.

Mar 21, 2020

Congress Passes Coronavirus Spending Bills

Features Dean Matthew J. Slaughter in a piece about the world’s response to the economic hardships caused by COVID-19.

Mar 19, 2020

How the Federal Reserve Can Help Small Businesses Right Now

Quotes Peter Fisher in an article about how the Fed can provide economic relief during the coronavirus crisis, particularly to small business owners.

Mar 13, 2020

Communicating through the Coronavirus Crisis

Paul Argenti illustrates how organizations should communicate during a crisis, such as the coronavirus pandemic.

Mar 13, 2020

Fridays from the Frontline: From Boots to Suits – How Tuck Supports Veterans in Transition

Features a recent Tuck360 blog by Andrew Ho T’21 illustrating his transition from the military to being a Tuck MBA student.

Mar 13, 2020

Fed Promises to Pump Trillions of Dollars into Financial Markets

Quotes Peter Fisher in an article about the Fed’s plan to counteract the economic impact of COVID-19.

Mar 12, 2020

The Brand Manager’s Refresher Guide for the Next Decade

A piece about the key branding themes to watch for in the next decade mentions Kevin Lane Keller among the experts whose work made branding principles relatable to marketing professionals worldwide.

Mar 11, 2020

I am Tech: The Narrative-Stretching Playbook

References a Harvard Business Review article written by Vijay Govindarajan in a piece exploring the growing number of firms that identify as tech companies.

Mar 11, 2020

The Most Popular MBA Programs

Lists Tuck among the most popular programs for future MBA candidates, based on data compiled from applicants by Poets & Quants.

Mar 10, 2020

The Expertise Trap: When a Lot of Knowledge Is a Dangerous Thing

Highlights research by Sydney Finkelstein examining the expertise trap and how it can be avoided.

Mar 10, 2020

When Goop Went Viral for the Wrong Reasons, the Company Took These Steps to Rebuild Its...

Quotes Paul Argenti in an article about the rise of lifestyle brand Goop and how the company has taken control of its narrative.

Mar 10, 2020

Power Corp.’s Portag3 Venture Fund Hires Canadian Silicon Valley Star Chris O’Neill

A feature story about Chris O’Neill T’01, who recently joined Portag3 Ventures as partner.

Mar 09, 2020

Jack Welch Transformed American Capitalism as Boss of GE

A feature story about Jack Welch’s broad impact on American capitalism quotes Vijay Govindarajan.

Mar 05, 2020

Ambition Is Not the Problem: Women Want the Top Jobs—They Just Don’t Get Them

Features Noreen Doyle T’74, chair of the Newmont Mining Corporation, in an article about a new survey examining ambition of women in the workplace.

Mar 05, 2020

Fed Likely Won’t Cut Rates before March Meeting Because of Coronavirus Concerns, Dartmouth Fellow Sa

Features Peter Fisher, discussing the Fed's reaction to economic concerns caused by the coronavirus.

Mar 03, 2020

Why Emotional Intelligence Is Now a Staple of MBA Admissions

Quotes Luke Anthony Peña, executive director of admissions and financial aid, in an article about the increasing importance of emotional quotient to MBA admissions.

Mar 02, 2020