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The Coronavirus Recession

For the U.S. economy, these are dark days. Social distancing steps aimed at stemming a pandemic's spread have people and businesses closing their doors. Uncertainties and worries are high. Here is our expert's outlook.

Mar 25, 2020
Tax Advice for the Pandemic Era

Your tax donations, your home office, your added childcare costs. Here's the tax advice our expert is giving to his clients.

Mar 23, 2020
When the coronavirus gets tough, the tough get stockpiling

Maryland Smith research explains what drives consumers to clear store shelves and to hoard goods in the face of risks, and explains how retailers should respond.

Mar 19, 2020
How to work from home with kids (without losing it)

Step one: Don't try to pretend everything is normal.

Mar 19, 2020
Lessons From Penicillin In The Race Against COVID-19

Researchers who scrambled to fight infections during World War II discovered more than the power of penicillin. They also learned lessons about human enterprise that can guide efforts today to stop COVID-19.

Mar 19, 2020
3 Steps To Protect the Supply Chain

How government and industry can work together to protect the supply chain that provides food, medicine and other necessary goods.

Mar 19, 2020
Is the ETF Boom Stoking Market Volatility?

Do ETFs contribute to market volatility? New research may hold the answer.

Mar 18, 2020
What’s Your Personal VaR?

Managing your own investment risk like a bank can provide a way to quantify your appetite for risk under a wide range of outcomes in a consistent and easily understood manner.

Mar 17, 2020
In the Eurozone, a Familiar Worry Over a New Disease

What will the pandemic mean for the future of the eurozone? It’s a new fear with familiar echoes.

Mar 12, 2020
Don't Touch Your Face. Or Your Stocks.

For investors concerned about market uncertainty invoked by the coronavirus: Don’t touch your face and certainly don’t touch those stocks.

Mar 12, 2020

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Managing Motherhood: Intro
Smith School professor Nicole Coomber applies management principles at home as a mother of four boys (1:01)

 

Branding Yourself Like Barbie
Don't toy with your brand, Mattel president and chief operating officer Richard Dickson tells Smith School graduates (7:51)

Nine Risk Management Secrets
Smith School professor Anil Gupta says smart entrepreneurs are fearless but not reckless. They do these nine things (4:17).

 

Are You Too Productive?
Smith School professor Roland Rust, discusses the tradeoffs between prductivity and customer service (2:52).

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