Monthly Archives: January 2013

IBiS Supports Educating the UVA Community about the National Debt

The University of Virginia was one of ten colleges across the nation selected to participate in student-led campaigns to increase awareness about the rising federal debt, which now is over $16 trillion.  The ongoing Up to Us campaign at UVA … Continue reading

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Professor Tom Massaro Engaged Darden’s Health Care Leadership Club

Professor Thomas A. Massaro engaged a Darden student group in a stimulating lunch conversation about the role of Health Care in Business and in the broader US and Global economy. Today’s talk, organized by Darden’s Health Care Leadership Club and … Continue reading

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To All the Entrepreneurs Out There – Don’t Forget about Operations

In his January 19th Case in Point for the Washington Post, Assistant Professor Tim Kraft explains how new business owners confront operational challenges such as identifying and increasing existing capacity.  He discusses how at NoBull Burger, a Charlottesville-based vegetarian burger … Continue reading

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Join Darden’s MLK Celebration activities!!

January 22, 9:30 am, PepsiCo Forum: Remembering MLK and “I Have a Dream”
Dean Bruner will make remarks, Committee will make announcements, “I Have a Dream” speech video will play on loop throughout the day.

 

January 25, 4:30 – 6:00 pm, Reception to follow, CR … Continue reading

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Water as a Comparative Advantage in International Trade

Even though experts refer to water supply issues in terms of a world crisis, there is more than enough water across the globe for domestic and agricultural demands.  The world’s supply of usable water, however, is unevenly distributed so that … Continue reading

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