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Excellent educational podcasts

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I especially enjoyed the one about software giant Infosys

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Excellent educational podcasts

By Orio 🌜 - Sep 11 2016
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I especially enjoyed the one about software giant Infosys

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University of Chicago Booth School of Business Podcast Series

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Chicago Booth Podcast - Fireside chat with Mark Leavitt and Danny Meyer

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Mark Leavitt,’83, CIO, Union Square Hospitality and Danny Meyer, CEO, Union Square Hospitality Group and Founder of Shake Shack, share their experiences as part of the Fireside chat series hosted by Alumni relations office. The chat is moderated by Dean Stacey Kole.

Apr 05 2016

1hr 15mins

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Chicago Booth Podcast - Finding meaning in our work: Barry Rowan

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CFO of Coolplanet and former EVP and CFO of Vonage and Nextel, Barry Rowan discusses his experiences as part of Navigating the grey speaker series. He is joined by Linda Rowan, his wife, who is a CPA with experience in public and industry accounting and has served on numerous non-profit boards and committees. The session is chaired by Dean Stacey Kole.

Feb 26 2016

1hr 24mins

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Chicago Booth Podcast - Fireside Chat with Braintree Founder, Bryan Johnson

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Entrepreneur, investor and adventurer, Bryan Johnson, MBA '07 discusses his experience as the founder of OS Fund and Braintree, an online and mobile payments provider.

May 28 2015

2hr

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Chicago Booth Podcast: Leader of the House of Lords on the Free Market

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Despite fierce economic competition provided by such emerging countries as Pakistan and China, the developed world must resist the temptation to legislate economic security, according to Baroness Valerie Amos, leader of the House of Lords and lord president of the council of the United Kingdom.

May 02 2015

26mins

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Becker Brown Bag: How Productivity Benefits from Competition

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There's nothing like a little competition to suddenly boost productivity. Competition forced miners to double the amount of iron ore they dug per hour, as told in one case study. In another, competition forced concrete companies to become more efficient or go under, said Chad Syverson, associate professor of economics at the University of Chicago and a productivity specialist. Syverson spoke to students and faculty at a Brown Bag lunch lecture hosted by The Becker Center of Chicago Price Theory and sponsored by Vishal Verma, '07 (XP-76), May 10 at the Charles M. Harper Center.

May 02 2015

44mins

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Former President of Mexico on "the Destructive Power of Government"

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Former President of Mexico, Ernesto Zedillo Ponce de Leon, took a historical look at the risks threatening globalization's resilience. Currently the director of the Yale Center for the Study of Globalization, Zedillo reminded attendees at the Myron Scholes Global Markets Forum Series of the "destructive power of government."

May 02 2015

38mins

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Chicago Booth Podcast - Road to CEO Series: Bob Mariano and Maria Kim

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This podcast features Bob Mariano '87, CEO and Chairman of Roundy's and Maria Kim '12, CEO and President of The Cara Program. They share their learning experience and the journey to becoming a CEO. The discussion is moderated by Professor Ram Shivakumar, clinical professor of economics and strategy.

Apr 15 2015

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Chicago Booth Podcast - Understanding the Wage Gap and Board Quotas

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Marianne Bertrand, the Chris P. Dialynas Distinguished Service Professor of Economics, discusses her research on the pay gap as well as some new findings on corporate board quotas.

Apr 10 2015

1hr 23mins

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Chicago Booth Podcast - Nicholas Epley on Gender Differences

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Nicholas Epley, professor of behavioral science, debunks some dangerous myths about gender differences. Prof. Epley is the author of "Mindwise: Why We Misunderstand What Others Think, Believe, Feel, and Want". This talk kicked off the Annual CWiB (Chicago Women in Business) Open House event.

Apr 08 2015

1hr 9mins

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Entrepreneurship - Buying a Business

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Dean Sunil Kumar interviews Rick Kimball,’83, about his career. Rick, a co-founder of Technology Crossover Ventures, has been a venture capitalist and technology investor for 30 years. Rick has been recognized numerous times by Forbes on its Midas List as one of the industry’s top technology investors. He graduated Cum Laude from Dartmouth College with an A.B. degree in History and received his M.B.A. with an emphasis in finance from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Mar 09 2015

56mins

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Distinguished Speaker Series: David Booth and Eugene Fama

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This podcast features David Booth, MBA '71, and professor Eugene Fama. The discussion, moderated by Dean Edward Snyder, looks at Mr. Booth's co-founding of Dimensional Fund Advisors, which pioneered small cap investing, as well as the continuing contribution professor Fama and his research have made to the firm.

Jun 07 2010

1hr 22mins

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Chicago Booth Podcast: Faculty Panel on Ethics and Wall Street

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Booth faculty members Steve N. Kaplan, Tobias Moskowitz and Luigi Zingales spoke at a Myron Scholes Global Market Forum event sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets. They offered advice to MBA students about making ethical decisions on the job.

Jan 11 2010

1hr

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Chicago Booth Podcast: Should Executive Pay Be Regulated?

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Steven N. Kaplan, Neubauer Family Professor of Entrepreneurship and Finance spoke at a Myron Scholes Global Market Forum event sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets. He approaches the questions is by examining the relationship between CEO pay and performance.

Dec 02 2009

1hr 1min

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Chicago Booth Podcast: Household Leverage and the Recession of 2007 to 2009

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Associate Professor of Finance Amir Sufi talked to students at a Becker Brown Bag Series sponsored by the Becker Center on Chicago Price Theory about research that suggests household leverage plays an important role in recessions.

Nov 11 2009

1hr 2mins

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Chicago Booth Podcast: Inflation or Deflation?

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John H. Cochrane, AQR Capital Management Professor of Finance spoke at a Myron Scholes Global Market Forum event sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets. He discusses his research on fiscal and monetary policy in 2008 – 09 as he seeks to determine whether the U.S. is headed for a large fiscal inflation, and what that inflation will look like.

Oct 28 2009

1hr 2mins

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Chicago Booth Podcast: Market-Based Health Insurance Reform

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AQR Capital Management Professor of Finance John H. Cochrane talked to students at a Becker Brown Bag Series sponsored by the Becker Center on Chicago Price Theory about proposed solutions to public policies distorting the health care market.

Oct 14 2009

59mins

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Chicago Booth Podcast: The Future of Markets

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In the midst of the worst recession since the 1930s, six Chicago Booth faculty members reexamined the role of government in the economy at a special forum at the 57th annual Management Conference in Chicago. Veteran journalist Ray Suarez moderated the panel.

Jun 29 2009

2hr 7mins

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Chicago Booth Podcast: Why Regulations Must Be Consistent Across Financial and Geographical Borders

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The Vice Chairman of Deutsche Bank's Global Group, Malcom Knight, spoke at a Myron Scholes Global Markets Forum on the need to address regulatory arbitrage across financial and geographical borders.

May 04 2009

1hr 1min

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Chicago Booth Podcast: Obama's Election Ushered Out Conservatism

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New York Times columnist David Brooks examines the new political landscape ushered in by Barack Obama’s election. Brooks spoke at an event sponsored by the Initiative on Global Markets.

Apr 20 2009

53mins

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Chicago Booth Podcast: How to Avoid an Unsuccessful Merger

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Michael Gibbs, Clinical Professor of Economics, presents research that takes an innovative look at mergers. In the current economic climate, his study of the integration costs of mergers offers some cautionary lessons. Professor Gibbs presented his findings at a Becker Brown Bag series lecture.

Apr 06 2009

1hr 22mins

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