Faculty News

Feb 17 2017

What’s in America’s Fiscal Future?
At a Predictions event in New York City, New York Federal Reserve CEO William C. Dudley displayed cautious optimism about economic growth.

Feb 14 2017

Are you a supertaster or a nontaster?
Marketers can change labels, packaging, and size — but more recently, research explores biological aspects of taste preferences to inform marketing strategies, as alumni and others learned from Cornell researchers at the Ithaca Predictions Dinner.

Feb 01 2017

Why Wall Street’s Scandals Keep Coming
The author of Something for Nothing: Arbitrage and Ethics on Wall Street discusses the ethics of arbitrage.

Feb 01 2017

The Clean Get Cleaner
As more information about toxic chemical releases have become public, the environmental improvements linked to these disclosures have disproportionately benefited wealthy communities.

Jan 23 2017

Addressing the Role of Business in Generating Food Waste
The Rockefeller Foundation awards Mark Milstein and the Center for Sustainable Global Enterprise a grant focused on helping businesses reduce food waste.

Jan 16 2017

People balk at influence if it threatens 'free will' - Futurity
Outlet: Futurity ...notions of their essence.” The study appears in the Journal of Marketing Research. Stijn van Osselaer of Cornell University...

Nov 23 2016

The marketing life – up close and personal
Johnson’s tenth annual Marketing Executive Coaching Program celebrates a decade of mentoring and relationship building.

Nov 10 2016

A rising force: Emerging economies are gaining ground in wealth and influence
The Emerging Markets Institute’s 2016 conference and inaugural Emerging Multinationals Report convey powerful evidence of “a new global landscape” showing a sharp increase in emerging economies as foreign investors and a “blossoming of some of their firms as world champions.”

Aug 25 2016

How winning teams navigate conflict to stay on course
Award-winning research by Beta Mannix and colleagues details strategies successful teams used to manage conflict.

Aug 15 2016

Global Innovation Index 2016: China Joins Top 25 Nations
Soumitra Dutta, dean of the Cornell College of Business, is co-editor of the report, which ranks nations on their innovation capacity and results. 

Aug 12 2016

What's Driving the Dramatic Reduction in Public Firms?
Research by Professor Roni Michaely and co-authors points to a rise in M&As and decline in IPOs.

Aug 04 2016

Paying It Forward: Dean Emeritus Swieringa designates Cornell as recipient of $1M GE gift
Former GE board member and his wife establish the Robert J. and Pamela B. Swieringa Faculty Development Fund 

Jul 26 2016

Frank: Luck looms larger in success than most of us think
Frank’s book, “Success and Luck: Good Fortune and the Myth of Meritocracy” (2016), outlines his view that successful people are almost always talented and hardworking, but very few would have succeeded if they hadn’t been lucky, too.

Jul 25 2016

Launched and ready
Introducing the Cornell College of Business

Jul 24 2016

Johnson Welcomes Dean Mark Nelson
Collaborating for Excellence

Jul 23 2016

The Nuances of “Buy the Rumor, Sell the News”
Who benefits and who’s harmed by short-term trades related to big news about stocks?

Jul 20 2016

Online reviews only partially reveal what hotel customers think
Hotels can learn a lot about what their guests value the most from text reviews.

Jul 19 2016

5 Reasons Startups Fail
Understanding your customers can’t be delegated

Jul 08 2016

Soumitra Dutta Elected as Vice Chair of AACSB
Cornell College of Business dean to lead the board of international business school accreditation body

Jul 06 2016

CCB Dean’s Research Identifies Countries Leading Fourth Industrial Revolution
Annual ranking of nations’ networked readiness co-authored by Soumitra Dutta, the World Economic Forum, and INSEAD