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JANUARY / FEBRUARY 2013

Lessons from Global Leaders

Global leaders representing companies, organizations and even countries speak with Fuqua students throughout the year. These leaders give students a glimpse into their industries. They share insights on current business issues and strategies. They speak about leadership lessons and offer advice. Such interactions provide significant educational enrichment that is a natural complement to the school's curriculum. In some cases, these leaders also provide insights with external Fuqua audiences. Click on the image of each leader on the right to learn more about some of the recent Fuqua guest speaker events.

 

Q and A with Mexican Tourism Secretary
Q and A Article with Mexico Tourism Secretary Gloria R. Guevara Manzo

Interview with Former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe
Interview with
Former Colombian President Alvaro
Uribe

Distinguished Speaker Series Address Shelly Lazarus of Oglivy & Mather
Distinguished
Speaker Series:
Shelly Lazarus of
Oglivy & Mather

India Business Leader Shiv Nadar's Address to Students
Indian Industrialist
and Philanthropist
Shiv Nadar's
Address to Students

Recap of Speech from Former Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers
Recap of Speech
from Former Duke Energy CEO Jim
Rogers

Insights from BET Founder during MBA Workshop for Minority Applicants
Insights from BET Founder Bob
Johnson

 Intellectual Capital At Fuqua

 
LATEST RESEARCH

CFOs: Latin American Outlook Bright for 2013

CFOs are not feeling so optimistic these days. Unemployment, debt and uncertainty have many CFOs concerned throughout the world. The one outlier region is Latin America. The Latin America Business Outlook survey explains why. WATCH VIDEO | READ MORE

New Research Shows 'Death Panel' Myth Hard to Correct

More than three years after she coined the phrase "death panel," Sarah Palin's remark continues to inflame the debate over health care. Professor Peter Ubel looks into why the myth is hard to debunk.READ MORE
CONVERSATIONS

Allan Lind

The Economics of Collusion

What can you do to defend your business against paying high prices due to collusion among your input suppliers? Professor Leslie Marx provides insights on the economics of collusion in the latest Fuqua Faculty Conversation.WATCH RECORDED WEBINAR
SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP
The Past, Present and Future of Social Entrepreneurship

A foreign concept a decade ago, Fuqua has been at the forefront in defining social entrepreneurship through the work of the Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship (CASE), which celebrated its 10 year anniversary this past month. Professor Greg Dees shared his views on the past, present and future of social entrepreneurship.
READ Q & A

Impact Investing

People invest to make money, but lately more investors want a return beyond dollars. The concept of "impacting investing" aims for monetary and societal returns. Professor Cathy Clark explains the practice and how it is working in a Fuqua Q and A.
LEARN MORE

 Opinion

 

Why Washington Has It Wrong on Small Business

Professor Ronnie Chatterji, a former Senior Economist at the White House Council of Economic Advisors, writes about why government needs to get a lot smarter about small business policy in the Wall Street Journal.
READ MORE.

 

Best B-School Road Trip: Fuqua School of Business

Bloomberg BusinessWeek's film crew visits Durham to discover the unique Team Fuqua culture.

WATCH VIDEO

Fuqua on Twitter    

Politicians @bowlessimpson: Fuqua School of Business survey shows strong support among CFOs for Simpson-Bowles style plan to fix the debt

Student @byelzhan: GEMBA 2013: visiting DUBAL aluminum and desalination factory

Applicant @TuesdayGirl5: @DukeFuqua's 25 random things question was intimidating at first, turned out to be pretty fun

Student Organization @DukeBOLD: Team 1 is ready to rock it! They head to base camp tomorrow! So excited! pic.twitter.com/hovIjzVL

Recruiter @Bain_AC: Getting back into the swing of things. Adding a new team member, a CTL who graduated from @DukeFuqua

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