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  • Krannert receives STEM designation for MBA specialization areas

    Friday, June 21, 2019

    Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management will begin offering a STEM-designated Master of Business Administration degree option this fall for students in four specialization areas: business analytics and information management, finance, global supply chain management or marketing. The STEM-designated MBA will offer an immersive set of quantitative classes grounded in statistics, computer applications and data analysis, along with core business classes that will develop students’ analytical and problem-solving skills. In addition, the 60-credit-hour, four-semester program will enhance leadership skills, preparing students to manage teams in a technology-driven world.

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  • Krannert prof Mara Faccio wins her second Sharpe Award

    Friday, May 3, 2019

    Mara Faccio, the Duke Realty Chair in Finance in the Krannert School of Management, recently won the William F. Sharpe Award for Scholarship in Financial Research for the best papers published in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis in 2018. The title of the paper is “Taxes, Capital Structure Choices, and Equity Value.” Faccio and co-author of Jin Xu, a former Krannert faculty member, also won the Sharpe Award in 2015 for a paper titled, “Taxes and Capital Structure.” The Sharpe Award recognizes researchers who, through their articles published in the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, have most contributed to the understanding of important areas of financial economics.

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  • Dr. Mara Faccio named as a 2018 Sharpe Award Winner

    Monday, April 29, 2019

    Dr. Mara Faccio named as a 2018 Sharpe Award Winner

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  • Faculty promotions at Purdue approved by board

    Monday, April 15, 2019

    Purdue University’s Board of Trustees on Friday (April 12) approved the following faculty promotions within the Krannert School of Management effective with the 2019-20 academic year: Timothy N. Bond and Cathy M. Zhang; associate professor of economics; Sergey Chernenko and Thanh T. Nguyen; associate professor of management; Roy M. Dejoie, clinical associate professor of management; Troy D. Janes, clinical professor of management. Congratulations to all.

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  • Holland Research

    Is government bad for business? Study shows investors with political agendas hurt shareholders and firms

    Monday, April 15, 2019

    Privately owned businesses are more efficient and profitable than governments. So goes the prevailing thought among financiers in the United States and many other countries. “The general conclusion is government ownership has a negative influence on firms,” said Kateryna Holland, an assistant professor of finance in the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University.

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  • Wednesday WOW

    Wednesday, February 13, 2019

    Wednesday WOW lists recent publications by Krannert Management Faculty

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  • Wednesday WOW

    Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    Wednesday WOW lists recent publications by Krannert Management Faculty.

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