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Outside Insiders

Does access to information prior to an initial public offering (IPO) generate a trading advantage after the IPO? That's the question posed by researchers from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management, who find that the information obtained by non-insider institutions through their connections prior to the IPO may remain valuable after the IPO.

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Hunger Gaming

When the augmented reality (AR) game Pokémon Go made its debut in 2016, it quickly became the most popular mobile game in U.S. history with more than 20 million active users daily. It’s now at the top of the menu in an industry that last year generated more than $1 billion in revenues. According to research from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management, however, tech companies aren’t the only businesses getting a taste of the profits.

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Transformative Learning

Purdue’s recently restructured Weekend MBA program has boosted master’s degree enrollment, earned awards for a veteran Krannert Prof. Charlene Sullivan and two instructional designers from ITaP, and drawn accolades from faculty including Brian Chupp. But the real winners behind the innovations in teaching and learning technologies are students.

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Fulton, Indiana

Partners in Progress

Pat Brown has been concerned about the economic future of his hometown, a small city with about 330 residents in northeast Indiana. Krannert Dean David Hummels recommended he reach out to faculty member Chad Allred, whose marketing students had already found success helping preserve the economy of a village of woodcarving artisans in Baan Tawai, Thailand.

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In the news

Case by Case: Krannert students compete to win
A growing number of Krannert undergrads and master’s students are recording top marks for their analytical and communication skills with a string of victories in recent business plan competitions. A staple at b-schools worldwide, case competitions require students to analyze a business case in brief time frames and present their solutions to a group of judges representing industry-leading corporations, offering numerous opportunities for those involved. The competitions showcase students’ abilities to work with teams, present information and generate insights while also preparing themselves for successful careers.

Professor Mara Faccio elected to the board of the American Finance Association
Krannert finance professor Mara Faccio, Purdue’s Hanna Chair in Entrepreneurship, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the American Finance Association (AFA), the premier academic organization devoted to the study and promotion of knowledge about financial economics.

Krannert master’s program in business analytics earns top rankings from employers
Graduates of the Purdue University Krannert School of Management’s Master of Science in Business Analytics and Information Management (MS BAIM) program are among the best in the world, according to the 2018 QS World University Rankings. Based on data collected from a global survey of employers and other sources, Krannert’s MS BAIM program ranks 4th for employability with 92 percent of its Class of 2017 students accepting job offers within 180 days of graduation. The program ranks 9th overall, including marks of 10th in thought leadership, 13th in alumni outcomes and 20th in value for money.


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Management Department Head:
Ananth Iyer
Assistant Department Head:
Meara Habashi
Assistant to the Department Head:
Mary Schultz

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