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International Business Week: Business for a Better World

Featured News | May 23, 2022 |

By Claire Curry At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, the iconic torch centerpiece burned 50,000 cubic meters of natural gas every day to stay lit. But when the 2022 Winter Olympics Games were held there in February, the city …

Journalist Gillian Tett Takes an Anthropological Look at Business

Featured News | May 23, 2022 |

Before pursuing her career in journalism, British author and Financial Times’ editor Gillian Tett studied anthropology, living for a time in Tajikistan in the former Soviet Union where she conducted field research for her doctorate. More than a decade later …

Class of 2022 MS and MBA Awards Ceremony

Featured News | May 19, 2022 |

On May 17, the Gabelli School of Business celebrated graduating MS and MBA students who received awards for outstanding academic performance and distinguished achievements. Students, along with faculty award winners, gathered in the E. Gerald Corrigan Conference Center at Fordham’s …

How Lincoln’s Administration Financed the Civil War and Reformed America

Featured News, Gabelli100 | May 02, 2022 |

During the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln and Secretary of the Treasury Salmon Chase asked banks along the east coast for loans totaling $50 million in gold to support the war effort. They agreed, but one leading banker said that …

What Makes the Perfect Investment Portfolio?

Featured News, Finance, Gabelli100 | Apr 20, 2022 |

Investors looking to build their portfolios might look to today’s industry titans for answers but, in fact, the search for the “perfect portfolio” has been in question for centuries, dating back to Aristotle and his hand in ancient Greece’s olive …

Sports Business Initiative Launched at Gabelli School of Business

Featured News, Sports Business | Apr 11, 2022 |

BY KELLY KULTYS The Gabelli School of Business announced the launch of the Gabelli Sports Business Initiative, “a new way to dissect sports” and to “examine the tough issues involving the sports business,” said founder Mark Conrad, J.D. “We’re going …

Gabelli School Celebrates Launch of O’Shea Center for Credit Analysis

Featured News | Mar 25, 2022 |

By Nicole LaRosa At the University Club on March 15, the Gabelli School of Business officially launched the O’Shea Center for Credit Analysis and Investment. On hand to celebrate were the center’s co-founders: Bob O’Shea, GABELLI ’87, and Michael Gatto, …

Nishan Lahood on Revealing the Humans Behind the Numbers

Featured News | Mar 25, 2022 |

By Jessica Jordaan, MS ’22 Nishan Lahood, associate brand lead at Sanofi Consumer Healthcare, joined the Gabelli School Marketing Area’s Industry Speaker Series, discussing a case study where he was tasked with growing the awareness of one of the IBM …

International Business Week 2022 Event Lineup

Featured News | Mar 22, 2022 |

This year’s lineup for International Business Week (IBW) was just announced, with three exciting virtual sessions that focus on different aspects of global business, plus a kickoff event on cultural and business traditions from around the world. Sessions will include …

Weeding Out Flawed Versions of Shareholder Primacy

Featured News | Mar 11, 2022 |

One of the foundational questions in business is: “Who should companies serve?” Should they serve shareholders and put profits first, or should they also serve employees, customers, suppliers, and the community before making decisions—even if the bottom line takes a …


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