Tepper in the News

Tepper in the News

  • September 2014

    • MarketWatch

      Carnegie Mellon University Research Explains Why People Endure Discomfort For Philanthropic Purposes

      09/16/2014

      This press release features research conducted by Christopher Olivola, assistant professor of marketing. Read More

    • The Guardian

      EVA developer for Lok Jack lecture

      09/12/2014

      This item previews a talk by Joel Stern, adjunct professor of finance.

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    • Pittsburgh Business Times

      4Moms Raises $41M

      09/10/2014

      This article highlights funding for 4Moms, a CMU related startup that is an active participant in Carnegie Mellon University Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship activities and events, including LaunchCMU, and quotes CEO and co-founder Robert Daley, adjunct professor of entrepreneurship. Read More

    • Exchange Rates

      New Zealand Dollar Forecasts - GBP/NZD Exchange Rate Gains; NZ Lower Against Euro & US Dollar

      09/10/2014

      This article cites Allan Meltzer, the Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy. Read More

  • August 2014

    • Daily News

      Study shows social welfare may fall in a more ethical market

      08/26/2014

      This article cites research coauthored by Kannan Srinivasan, H.J. Heinz II Professor of Management, Marketing and Information Systems. Read More

    • The Motley Fool

      Should Nike Investors Be Worried About Johnny Manziel?

      08/25/2014

      This blog mentions research by Kannan Srinivasan, H.J. Heinz II Professor of Management, Marketing and Information Systems, and Timothy Derdenger, assistant professor of marketing and strategy; Frank A. and Helen E. Risch Faculty Development Professor of Business. Read More

    • Money Science

      Taking Optimization With You After Graduation

      08/07/2014

      Money Science reposted an article from the operations research blog of Michael Trick, senior associate dean of faculty and research and the Harry B. and James H. Higgins Professor of Operations Research, describing how the Tepper MBA program incorporates optimization into courses. Read More

    • Ethisphere

      Ethisphere Delivers First Issue of World’s Most Ethical Companies® Executive Briefing

      08/07/2014

      This article features a piece written by John Hooker, T. Jerome Holleran Professor of Business Ethics and Social Responsibility; professor of operations research, which was used in an Executive Briefing of the world’s most ethical companies. Read More

  • July 2014

    • University Herald

      CMU Invests $800,000 in 16 Alumni Startups

      07/18/2014

      This article discusses the Open Field Entrepreneurs Fund and mentions the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. It quotes Dave Mawhinney, executive director of Donald H. Jones Center for Entrepreneurship; co-director, CMU Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship; associate teaching professor of entrepreneurship. Read More

    • Chicago Tribune

      The inflation alarms are still false

      07/18/2014

      Allan Meltzer, the Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy, has predicted high inflation as a result of Fed policies. This article says Meltzer is now backing off from that 2009 forecast. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

      Pittsburgh dominates in entrepreneurs tourney

      07/17/2014

      The Open Field Entrepreneurs Fund, established by Jonathan Kaplan, BS '90, has awarded $800,000 to 16 startup companies. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Business Times

      CMU alum's fund invests in 16 startups with ties to Pittsburgh university

      07/16/2014

      The Open Field Entrepreneurs Fund, established by Jonathan Kaplan, BS '90, has awarded $800,000 to 16 startup companies. Read More

    • Inside Philanthropy

      What Are These Two Hedge Fund Guys Doing in Jersey City?

      07/15/2014

      David Tepper and fellow hedge fund manager Alan Fournier have teamed up to finance a principal training program in Jersey City public schools. Read More

    • PR Newswire

      Quantitative Easing = Virtual $Trillions in Reserve & Danger Looming at the Fed

      07/01/2014

      This press release about the Federal Reserve features Allan Meltzer, the Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

      A passion for innovation

      07/01/2014

      This profile of Richard Simmons mentions his donation to the Tepper Quadrangle project and Finn Kydland, The Richard P. Simmons Distinguished Professorship; University Professor of Economics, Nobel Laureate (2004). Read More

  • June 2014

    • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

      Modern parking: CMU shows how technology can benefit drivers

      06/30/2014

      this op-ed piece highlights a study on Pittsburgh parking by Mark Fichman, associate professor of organizational behavior and theory; and Stephen Spear, professor of economics. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Business Times

      Shift to diversified economy leads to fewer public companies

      06/13/2014

      This article about the decline of public companies quotes Dave Mawhinney, Executive Director of Donald H. Jones Center for Entrepreneurship; Co-Director, CMU Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Assistant Teaching Professor of Entrepreneurship. Read More

    • New York Times

      Markets Are Restacking the Building Blocks of a Financial Crisis

      06/12/2014

      This article about the financial crisis quotes David Tepper. Read More

    • WBIR.com

      Entrepreneur gets a big break for his small business

      06/11/2014

      This article features Haseeb Quereshi, BS '06, and his growing company. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

      Pittsburgh's New Immigrants: A Nigerian immigrant brings an entrepreneurial drive to his new country

      06/07/2014

      This article about Pittsburgh immigrants features Emeka Onwugbenu, MBA ’11. Read More

    • The Street

      All-Time Records Were Hit on Friday, but Are These Highs Sustainable?

      06/06/2014

      This article discusses the stock market's new record high with the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Allan Meltzer, The Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy, is mentioned. Read More

    • Seeking Alpha

      The World In Transition: Little Economic Growth, But Plenty Of Investment Opportunities

      06/05/2014

      This article mentions Allan Meltzer, The Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy. The articles discusses how the current international economic transition will create new investment opportunities. Read More

    • American Mathematical Society

      Scheduling Sports

      06/05/2014

      This podcast features an interview with Michael Trick, Senior Associate Dean, Education; Harry B. and James H. Higgins Professor of Operations Research. He discusses the process by which sporting events are scheduled. Read More

    • The Root

      Will Smith’s Next Movie Tackles NFL Concussions

      06/04/2014

      This article discusses a forthcoming movie about Bennet Omalu, MBA ’08. Omalu will be played by Will Smith. Read More

    • Money News

      Dove Yellen Turns Goose for US Stocks Rising on Speech Days

      06/04/2014

      This article regarding trends in stock prices mentions Allan Meltzer, The Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Business Times

      CMU gets $300K grant for innovations, entrepreneurship

      06/04/2014

      This article mentions Dean Robert Dammon and David Mawhinney, executive director of Donald H. Jones Center for Entrepreneurship; co-director, Carnegie Mellon University Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Assistant Teaching Professor of Entrepreneurship. The article features a grant from the National Science Foundation to establish an Innovation Corps Site at Carnegie Mellon. Read More

    • E&E Publishing

      Scars from last climate bill show up in ambitious EPA power plant rule

      06/03/2014

      This article discussing EPA power plants quotes Jay Apt, professor of technology and director of Carnegie Mellon Electricity Industry Center. Read More

  • May 2014

    • Defining Ideas

      Ronald Regan is Alive in India

      05/29/2014

      This piece was written by Allan Meltzer, the Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy. Read More

    • Forbes

      Carnegie Mellon's Integrated Innovation Institute's Vision To Build Innovators Of Tomorrow

      05/27/2014

      This article features the work of Carnegie Mellon University's Integrated Innovation Institute. Read More

    • Silicon Valley Business Journal

      Launch CMU to Feature Startups, New Technology and Research Innovations from Carnegie Mellon University's Entrepreneurship and Technology Community

      05/22/2014

      This article features a press release focusing on the June 5 LaunchCMU event in Silicon Valley, spearheaded by the CMU Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Read More

    • New York Times

      After Fed, Bernanke Offers His Wisdom, for a Big Fee

      05/20/2014

      In this article, David Tepper expresses regret that he did not trade on Mr. Bernanke’s guidance at the dinner. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Business Times

      PNC CEO Demchak keynote speaker at CMU's Tepper graduation event

      05/08/2014

      This article, which discusses the keynote speaker at the Tepper School’s diploma ceremony, quotes Dean Robert Dammon. Read More

    • Wall Street Journal

      How the Fed Fuels the Coming Inflation

      05/06/2014

      This article regarding inflation was written by Allan Meltzer, The Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy. Read More

  • April 2014

    • The Tartan

      Tepper talks business, philanthropy

      04/27/2014

      This article features a talk given by David Tepper and includes remarks from Robert Dammon. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Business Times

      Fish Sandwich Chronicles: Dave Mawhinney at Big Jim's

      04/18/2014

      This article about Greenfield bar, Big Jim's, features Dave Mawhinney, executive director of Donald H. Jones Center for Entrepreneurship; co-director, CMU Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship; assistant teaching professor of entrepreneurship. Read More

    • Detroit News

      Detroit's changing numbers in bankruptcy deal to face scrutiny

      04/17/2014

      This article regarding bankruptcy deals and bailouts quotes Chester Spatt, Pamela R. and Kenneth B. Dunn Professor of Finance. Read More

    • Historinhas

      I Had a Dream

      04/16/2014

      This blog post about unemployment, inflation and the media's depiction of the two quotes Allan Meltzer, the Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy. Read More

    • NPR All Things Considered

      Addiction And Seduction On Yelp: The Language Of Food Love

      04/16/2014

      This broadcast news story regarding restaurant reviews on Yelp focuses on research coauthored by Bryan Routledge, associate professor of finance. Read More

    • GVEP International Blog

      Best Practice in Micro-Grid Development

      04/15/2014

      This blog features a discussion of research regarding grid-based rural electrification, coauthored by Jay Apt, professor of technology and Director of Carnegie Mellon Electricity Industry Center. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Business Times

      Couple gives CMU $1M for Tepper Quadrangle construction

      04/14/2014

      This article, which quotes Dean Robert Dammon, features a gift by Sridhar Tayur, Ford Distinguished Research Chair; professor of operations management, and Gunjan Kedia, MSIA ’94. This gift is earmarked for the Tepper Quadrangle. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Business Times

      Couple gives CMU $1M for Tepper Quadrangle construction

      04/14/2014

      This article, which quotes Dean Robert Dammon, features a gift by Sridhar Tayur, Ford Distinguished Research Chair; Professor of Operations Management, and Gunjan Kedia, MSIA ’94. Read More

    • The Guardian

      Will Panasonic's 'hazard pay' make a difference to air pollution in China?

      04/14/2014

      This article includes perspective on air pollution from Alan Scheller-Wolf, professor of operations management and head of the Ph.D. Program at the Tepper School of Business. Read More

    • Epoch Times

      Do Yelp Food Reviews Expose the Inner Self?

      04/13/2014

      This article, which speculates on the nature of people who post reviews to Yelp, discusses research coauthored by Bryan Routledge, associate professor of finance. Read More

    • Aftenposten

      Hjerneeksporten

      04/11/2014

      This article (published in Norwegian) features Finn Kydland, The Richard P. Simmons Distinguished Professorship, university professor of economics and Nobel Laureate, 2004. Read More

    • Aspen Institute

      Business and Society Program – Past Faculty Pioneers

      04/10/2014

      This posting recognizes former university professor Lester Lave among the organization’s listing of faculty pioneers. Read More

    • Our Region's Business

      Pittsburgh's Connection to Major League Baseball Scheduling

      04/06/2014

      The April 6th installment of Our Region’s Business leads off with an 8-minute discussion with Michael Trick, senior associate dean for education and the Harry B. and James H. Higgins Professor of Operations Research. The segment discusses the process by which MLB games are scheduled. Read More

  • October 2013

    • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

      ‘Performance parking’ can lower average parking rates while raising more money for Pittsburgh

      10/08/2013

      This article was coauthored by Mark Fichman, associate professor of organizational behavior and theory; Stephen Spear, professor of economics; and Tayo Fabusuyi, adjunct professor of economics and public policy and faculty affiliate, Center for International Policy and Innovation (CIPI). It highlights Fichman and Spear's study on optimizing parking in Pittsburgh.

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