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I recently got back from almost three weeks traveling to Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Ahmedabad, Agra, and Delhi. In each of these cities I met with lots of great prospective students to answer questions about our graduate programs and offer conditional letters of admission to qualified students who want to study at the Stuart School of Business in Chicago. Meeting such talented students always gets me...

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Shruti Khetan, MSF '18, recently sat down with us to detail how she made the most of her time in graduate school - and how her efforts and extracuriculars are paying off. 

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I was born and brought up in the financial capital of India and was raised in a business family. Money and investing were common breakfast conversation topics....

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The Illinois Tech Stuart School of Business and Institute of Design were recently honored by Plant Chicago for the research collaborations led by Weslynne Ashton, Associate Professor of Environmental Management and Sustainability, ...

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Liad Wagman, Associate Professor of Economics, Jian Jia, Stuart Finance Ph.D. student, and Ginger Jin,
Professor of Economics at the University of Maryland, College Park, have published an op-ed in Vox EU. The article entitled, "The short-run effects of GDPR on technology venture investment" is based on a recent paper of the same title, in which the...

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A recent working paper by Liad Wagman, Associate Professor of Economics, and Jian Jia, Ph.D. student, was featured in a number of online articles. The paper entitled, "The Short-Run Effects of GDPR on Technology Venture Investment" looks at the short-run impact on investment in technology firms. 
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George Batah (B.S.B.A, '15) has been awarded a Schwarzman scholarship for the 2019/2020 academic year. The fully-funded, postgraduate scholarship from Schwarzman College at Tsinghua University in Beijing, was given to 147 scholars chosen from over 2,800 applicants. Read more about the scholarship. ...

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A paper by Smriti Anand, Associate Professor of Management, titled “Leader-member exchange as a linking pin in the idiosyncratic deals - performance relationship in workgroups” has been accepted for publication in the Leadership Quarterly (LQ). LQ is a leading interdisciplinary journal of leadership, and is an A+ journal in the ABDC list. Co-authors on this paper are: Dr. Jia Hu (Ohio State University), Dr. Prajya Vidyarthi (...

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John R. Twombly, Director of Undergraduate Programs in Business and Clinical Professor of Accounting and Finance, was featured in WalletHub's piece about first credit cards. Read the article.

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A paper entitled "Big Data at the Crossroads of Antitrust and Consumer Protection", by Liad Wagman, Associate Professor of Economics, and Ginger Zhe Jin, University of Maryland, has been invited for presentation at the 2019 American Economic Association meeting.

Another paper by Wagman entitled "Platform, Anonymity, and Illegal Actors: Evidence of Whac-A-Mole Enforcement from Airbnb", in collaboration with Stuart doctoral student, Jian Jia, has been accepted as a ...

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A paper entitled 'Excess Returns to Buying Low Options-Volume Stocks and Selling High Options-Volume Stocks: Information or Characteristics?' authored by Li Cai, Assistant Professor of Finance, and Jian Du, University of Massachusetts Amherst, has been accepted for publication in the Journal of Futures Markets. ...

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