Management Magazine
Autumn 2014

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Study Links Credit Default Swaps, Mortgage Delinquencies
May 25, 2015 — Dr. Harold H. Zhang and Dr. Feng Zhao of the Naveen Jindal School of Management recently published the first empirical investigation connecting credit default swaps to mortgage defaults that helped lead to the 2007-2008 financial crisis. …read more

New Model Predicts Readmission of Congestive Heart Failure Patients
May 14, 2015 — Readmission of patients with chronic diseases is a growing problem, costing the U.S. health care system about $25 billion each year. Researchers at The University of Texas at Dallas developed a predictive analytics model that can identify congestiv…read more

Pair Make Dallas Business Journal's List of Top Young Leaders
May 14, 2015 — Dustin Gadberry BS'07 and Archie D. Nettles Jr., BS'11 were recently named to the Dallas Business Journal's "40 Under 40" list for their professional achievements and contributions to the community. The UT Dallas graduates were chosen from more tha…read more

Cybersecurity Institute Works to Untangle Web of Concerns with Interdisciplinary Approach
May 13, 2015 — The Internet of Things - a time in the near future when trillions of electronic devices will be connected to the Internet - will increase the need for this strategy and UT Dallas is well-positioned to be a leader in the field, researchers say. …read more

Fraud Conference Offers Prevention Tips, Unveils Scholarship
May 12, 2015 — The conference, which attracted more than 700 participants and a lineup of 35 speakers, featured tips on uncovering corruption, sessions on cybersecurity and insights into a fraudster's mind, and the unveiling of a new Jindal School scholarship. …read more

Spring Graduates to Celebrate at 8 Ceremonies
May 8, 2015 — Families, friends and well-wishers will celebrate the accomplishments of more than 3,550 graduates from The University of Texas at Dallas during eight commencement ceremonies May 14-16 in the Activity Center. …read more

McRaven Taps Daniel as Deputy Chancellor
May 6, 2015 — Chancellor William H. McRaven today announced the appointment of President David E. Daniel to the new post of deputy chancellor for The University of Texas System. Daniel will assist with the implementation of the System's major goals and will …read more

Hobson Wildenthal to Serve as Interim President of UT Dallas
May 6, 2015 — Dr. Hobson Wildenthal, provost and executive vice president at The University of Texas at Dallas, has been appointed interim president of the University by UT System Chancellor William McRaven. …read more

Poster Contest Offers Full Picture of Undergrad Research Projects
May 4, 2015 — Dozens of student researchers from multiple disciplines displayed their work in the Undergraduate Research Scholar Awards and Poster Contest held on campus recently as part of the Exhibition of Excellence in Undergraduate Education. …read more

Jindal School Students Land Recognition, Jobs at Sales Competitions
Apr 21, 2015 — Collegiate sales competitions are helping UT Dallas students, such as marketing seniors Jessie Richardson and Abbey Hagin, bring home trophies along with job offers from companies looking for top talent. …read more

Jindal School Launching Master's Program in Energy Management
Apr 14, 2015 — The Jindal School's energy management master's program, which starts this fall, is designed to create economic leaders in the oil, gas, wind and renewable energy business. Dr. Anastasia Shcherbakova will serve as program director. …read more

Faculty Lead Jindal Students on Rare Trip to Cuba
Apr 13, 2015 — The Naveen Jindal School of Management at UT Dallas recently made one of the first U.S. higher education forays to Cuba since the move to re-establish diplomatic relations with the socialist country. …read more

Study Details How Competitors Should Invest in Capacity of Supplier
Apr 10, 2015 — Firms considering investing in suppliers that also supply their competitors need to think strategically about how their competitors or other firms may respond to their action, according to a study from The University of Texas at Dallas. …read more

University to Promote Undergraduate Research This Week
Apr 6, 2015 — During this week's Exhibition of Excellence in Undergraduate Research, students will learn about research opportunities on campus, get advice from researchers and learn how to craft a science/research-oriented résumé. …read more

Investiture Ceremony to Recognize Faculty Achievements, Donors
Mar 30, 2015 — UT Dallas will celebrate 11 of its most accomplished faculty members at an Investiture Ceremony, which also will honor the donors who helped establish endowed chairs and professorships that play a critical role in advancing the faculty members' ins…read more