Winter 2007

In Brief

Faculty Honors


Faculty Cited for Excellence


Haas School faculty demonstrated their excellence in 2005 and in 2006 by winning honors for their research.


Assistant Prof. Christopher Hennessy recently won first prize for the best corporate finance paper published in 2005 in the Journal of Finance.


Assistant Prof. Jacob Sagi and Associate Prof. Richard Stanton were honored with the Best Paper award at the prestigious Utah Winter Finance Conference for their work solving the "closed-end fund puzzle."


An article by Professor Jennifer Chatman examining how men and women react to the gender composition of project teams at work was selected by The Aspen Institute as notable research into gender related topics conducted at business schools.


Professor Philip Tetlock's new book, Expert Political Judgment: How Good Is It? How Can We Know?, has won the American Political Science Association's Robert E. Lane award for best book in political psychology.


Professor John Quigley was elected a foreign member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering Sciences at its spring meeting in Stockholm.

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