Management Magazine
Autumn 2014

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Students Study the Business of Behavior in Lab
Jan 28, 2015 — How people learn and the causes of irrational behavior are critical issues in research conducted by Jindal School doctoral students Bahriye Cesaret and Blair Flicker in the Center and Laboratory for Behavioral Operations and Economics. …read more

Jindal Team Prescribes Winning Plan at Competition
Jan 23, 2015 — A UT Dallas team that delivered no-nonsense advice for a struggling health care company placed first at a student case study competition sponsored by the North Texas chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives. …read more

U.S. News Ranks Online Business Programs in Top 10
Jan 13, 2015 — The Jindal School of Management at UT Dallas' online MBA and online graduate business programs are listed among the nation's top 10 by U.S. News & World Report in its 2015 Best Online Programs rankings. …read more

Jindal School Student Uses Coding Skills to Win Charity Competition
Dec 16, 2014 — UT Dallas student Shobhit Dalal and a team of peers from other universities used their creativity and technical skills to win first place in JPMorgan Chase's Code for Good Web application challenge. …read more

Achievements of Students Take Center Stage
Dec 12, 2014 — The hard work of more than 2,000 fall graduates will be celebrated during ceremonies next week. In keeping with UT Dallas tradition, a student will speak at each of the six graduations. …read more

Ethnic Diversity Can Deflate Stock Market Bubbles, Study Finds
Dec 10, 2014 — A team of researchers, led by UT Dallas assistant professor Dr. Sheen S. Levine, found that stock market bubbles happen when people mindlessly trust the behavior of others, particularly when surrounded by ethnic peers. …read more

JSOM Scholarship Breakfast Raises $124,500
Dec 4, 2014 — Robert Safian, editor and managing director of Fast Company, described the challenges of a fast-changing business world in his keynote address at the annual breakfast, which netted $124,500 for more than 60 scholarships. …read more

New Hires Bolster Jindal School's Academic, Research Programs
Dec 2, 2014 — Dr. Hasan Pirkul, dean of the Naveen Jindal School of Management, says the newest tenure and tenure-track faculty members are helping strengthen the school as it continues to grow in size and climb in business school rankings. …read more

Bloomberg Businessweek Ranks MBA Program Among 50 Best in U.S.
Nov 20, 2014 — UT Dallas' Naveen Jindal School of Management's full-time MBA program has been named among the top 50 in the nation by Bloomberg Businessweek, which also ranked the school No. 11 overall for return on investment. …read more

Jindal School's Startup Program Earns Innovation in Teaching Honor
Nov 18, 2014 — A curriculum that teaches budding entrepreneurs how to develop and start new ventures has helped earn UT Dallas a top peer-reviewed award in innovation from a worldwide consortium of university-based entrepreneurship centers. …read more

Jindal School Duo Places First at Case Competition
Nov 6, 2014 — Practice made perfect for Naveen Jindal School of Management seniors Katherine Huston and Lewis Warne, who came in first this year at the 12th Annual Collegiate Ethics Case Competition at the University of Arizona. …read more

Jindal School to Address Business of Health Care with New Degree
Nov 4, 2014 — Beginning in the spring semester, the Naveen Jindal School of Management will be offering a bachelor's degree in health care management, which blends business acumen with health care-specific technical knowledge. …read more

Club Fosters Students' Entrepreneurial Spirit Across Fields of Study
Oct 31, 2014 — By promoting cross-disciplinary academic and outreach programs, the UT Dallas Entrepreneurship Club appeals to students across disciplines. Its members network with and seek guidance from veteran entrepreneurs to help grow the club. …read more

McDermott Scholar Helps Underprivileged Youths with Own Nonprofit
Oct 30, 2014 — Rebecca Tjahja turned a small volunteer opportunity into a full-scale nonprofit organization. The McDermott Scholar combined her passion for helping children and interest in business and founded Truly Absolute. …read more

UT Dallas Stock Competition Draws National Interest
Oct 21, 2014 — An online stock trading competition sponsored by UT Dallas' Naveen Jindal School of Management is drawing participation from teenagers all over the country. Top Trader has junior high and high school students spend $1 million in virtual money t…read more