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Ford credits change for success

...the secret formula and we were going to be slaves to it," he said.James Schrager, a professor at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, said it's commendable that Mulally and Ford recognize the company hasn't changed quickly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-01-09/ford-credits-change-succes
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GM roars back to profit, but can it repay the government?

...now has a shot at repaying taxpayers.Some experts were skeptical.James Schrager, professor at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, said GM has a history of making boastful claims, only to disappoint. A recent television...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-05-17/gm-roars-back-profit-can-i
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High-end retail woos male shoppers with pizza, beer

...create shopping experiences for their customers, said Jean-Pierre DubDe, a marketing professor at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. "A kind of store that's competing on prices doesn't invest on creating experience anyhow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/19/bus_33935.shtml
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Buffet: Berkshire Hathaway on the prowl for acquisitions

...Charlie Munger are going to have to work hard to find new assets, said Steve Kaplan, a professor at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Like the past year, 2005 will prove a seller's market, Kaplan said, adding that activity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/08/bus_446708.shtml
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Keeping an eye on what your employees are doing

...ways to avoid it," said James Schrager, a professor of entrepreneurship and strategic management at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Schrager advocates what he calls "management by walking around" - watching what's going...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/02/18/bus_334092.shtml
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Nasdaq, Amex discussing odd couple merger

...to be good for every party involved," said Randall Kroszner, a professor of business economics at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. "Technological innovation will help to lower costs for trading, which will be a boon to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/13/bus_224022.shtml
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Berkshire without Buffett? Shareholders' outlooks mixed

...choosing a successor, said Steven Kaplan, an expert in corporate governance and professor of finance at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Openly declaring a list of possible successors would enlighten shareholders, but it could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/10/fin_415115.shtml
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Berkshire without Buffett? Shareholders' outlooks mixed

...choosing a successor, said Steven Kaplan, an expert in corporate governance and professor of finance at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Openly declaring a list of possible successors would enlighten shareholders, but it could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/10/fin_415214.shtml
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Value mutual funds still have edge over growth funds

...returns over time - up to 7 percent a year on average, said Lubos Pastor, a finance professor at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. This "value premium" seems to support the theories of famous investors like Warren Buffett...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/07/fin_407978.shtml
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Wall Street jolted by a pair of critical analysts' reports

...be skeptical about most analyst reports, said Robert Aliber, an economics and finance professor at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. That's because brokerages that provide analyst services make much of their money off investment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/11/bus_344098.shtml
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