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A Year at the FTC

Combinations, conduct, and competition in healthcare

Policy

Freed from Employment Lock

Obamacare may lead people to choose to leave the labor market.

Economics

The Risks and Rewards of Experience Abroad

Do past international investments help or hurt a company’s chances of succeeding in a new market?

Economics

How to Win at Risk

A Q&A with Russell Walker about risk management

Strategy

The Importance of Appearing Savvy

Women especially benefit from knowing market rates for car repairs

Economics

Teaming Up to Cash In

How does competition work in the venture capital industry?

Policy

All Gain from Guaranteed Access to Key Goods and Services

A guaranteed minimum distribution system is optimal

Economics

Who Wants to Be First Mate On a Sinking Ship?

Companies in financial distress have trouble attracting the talent they need to right themselves

Social Impact

Being Smarter with CSR

This special issue devoted to corporate social responsibility (CSR), with articles written by our faculty, was published in conjunction with the Kellogg-Aspen Conference

Policy

Mapping Toxicity

Bringing transparency to risk assessment

Economics

Principles of Pricing

Counterintuitive ideas on pricing in a competitive environment

Is Wikipedia Biased?

Verifying the “neutral point of view”

Economics

All in the Family

Grantmaking of family and non-family foundations differ in predictable ways

Is democracy the best form of government?
Policy

Which Government Is Best?

Democracies may not outlast dictatorships, but they adapt better.

Policy

Why Are Presidents Less Effective than Prime Ministers?

Using game theory to model political systems leads to surprising insights.

Marketing

Balancing Results and Revenue

Tweaking keyword auctions to benefit search engines and Internet users

Policy

The Low Cost of Capturing Carbon

A climate-friendly technology may be cheaper than we thought

Economics

Who Wins with the Smart Grid?

Uncertain economics cloud the grid’s future