USC Marshall News + Events
INSIGHT + ANALYSIS
DIVERSITY, EQUITY, + INCLUSION
Interview: Shaun Harper on Dimensions of Diversity
HARPER, university professor of business and education, discusses the influence the Supreme Court's ruling to end Affirmative Action will have on the private sector and what strategies D&I leaders may employ to effect change within their companies.
Quoted: Shaun Harper on The 19th*
Quoted: Shaun Harper on Inside Higher Ed
Quoted: Shaun Harper on Inside Higher Ed
REAL WORLD — RIGHT NOW
Quoted: David Carter on Front Office Sports
CARTER, adjunct professor of management and organization, posits that Shohei Ohtani's influence on the Los Angeles Angels' record and bottom line since arriving is not a true indication of his national and global brand value.
Quoted: Anthony Dukes on Law360
DUKES, co-director Initiative on Digital Competition, presents recent precedents where digital economies blur the definition of certain markets may enable Google to frame their position in Search as one of many versus what the DOJ and FTC are claiming to be one of one. [Paywall]
Quoted: Sanjay Sharma on Variety
SHARMA, adjunct professor of finance and business economics, offers the angle that the market in recent years has undervalued conglomerates and that Endeavor, should it remain a publicly traded entity, could ultimately double their market cap.
Quoted: Shon Hiatt on The Trends Journal
HIATT, Director of the Business of Energy Transition Initiative, offers insight as to the motives behind many countries not following through on pledges made in 2015 to cut fossil fuel production and use in the interest of minimizing global warming.
Op-Ed: A Company’s Pro-choice Stance on Abortion is the Equivalent of a 12% Wage Increase, New Research Into Job Seekers’ Interest Shows
Op-Ed: Banks Must Help Communities Combat Climate Change
Op-Ed: Why Digital Platforms' Regulations are Required to Preserve Small Businesses
DANIEL SOKOL, affiliated professor of marketing, and colleagues present the case for informed regulation for digital platforms is essential in order to preserve the interests of small businesses.
Op-Ed: Regulatory Discretion Fosters Clean Tech
SHON HIATT, associate professor of management and organization, and colleague Jake B. Grandy co-authored a piece showcasing work looking at the positive influence regulatory discretion presents for entrepreneurs and activists in the energy market.
Op-Ed: Hollywood Strike Can End if Studios and Writers Agree on These 2 Points About AI
21ST CENTURY LEADERSHIP
Article: Why Online Moderation Often Fails During a Conflict
RAVI IYER, managing director of The Neely Center, presents a case for prioritizing legislation challenging platforms to eliminate models that incentivize divisive misinformation rather than focusing on moderation after the fact.
Quoted: Norbert Schwarz in the Santa Monica Daily Press
SCHWARZ, provost professor of psychology and marketing, cites financial incentives as key to editorial decisions cable and social networks make when weighing the negative social effect of publishing rage-inducing content.
Cited: Emily Nix in the Financial Times
Feature: Miao "Ben" Zhang on Dow Jones
Cited: Davide Proserpio in The Wall Street Journal
Cited: Miao "Ben" Zhang on The Regulatory Review
Work by ZHANG, assistant professor of finance and business economics, and colleagues studying the effect of regulation on small, medium, and large businesses is called out in the TRR's Week in Review.
News: Two Indonesian Organizations Each Establish $1M Scholarships
DEAN GEOFFREY GARRET was in Jakarta to memorialize two $1M scholarships for Indonesian students aspiring to enroll in the IBEAR program at USC Marshall.
News: Dean Garrett in Jakarta to Announce the TAMBA Scholarship
The Mochamad Thohir Foundation and the USC Indonesian Alumni Foundation are establishing a $1M scholarship for IBEAR students from Indonesia.
News: Marshall and the Mochamad Thohir Foundation Establish the TAMBA Scholarship
DEAN GEOFFREY GARRETT was on hand in Jakarta to announce the $1M scholarship for 5 Indonesian students entering the IBEAR program.
News: The Mochamad Thohir Foundation Establishes $1M Scholarship for Incoming IBEAR Students
DEAN GEOFFREY GARRETT joined the Mochamad Thohir Foundation and the Alumni Foundation of USC Indonesia to announce the landmark opportunity.