University of Southern California

Marshall in the Media

10/26/12 Financial Times (UK)
Financial Times (U.K.) featured Dean Ellis, who spoke about the new World Bachelor in Business program, online learning and the Masters in Business for Veterans.
10/15/12 Bloomberg Businessweek
Bloomberg Businessweek ran a column by Warren Bennis about Marshall’s new World Bachelor of Business (WBB) program, which lets students pursue their degrees at USC and two different international schools. Bennis noted that USC Provost Elizabeth Garrett, USC Marshall School Dean James G. Ellis and Vice Dean John Matsusaka were currently finalizing their agreements with the two partner schools, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology and Bocconi University in Milan. The column also noted the role of Academic Director for Undergraduate Programs Ty Callahan in designing the program.
9/29/12 The Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal quoted Edward Lawler about effective management.
9/27/12 Forbes
Forbes ran an op-ed by Robert Bridges about federal housing policy. Bridges wrote that the government is artificially boosting housing demand without a sufficient supply of new housing entering the market.
9/22/12 USA Today
USA Today quoted Larry Harris about index addition bumps on the stock market.
9/19/12 Bloomberg Businessweek
Marshall Dean James G. Ellis, spoke with Bloomberg Businessweek about the new three-continent World Bachelor in Business program that will give the students opportunities to study on three continents and speak with employers in three regions of the world.
9/19/12 Financial Times (U.K.)
Vice Dean John Matsusaka spoke with the Financial Times (U.K.) which reported that the new World Bachelor in Business is one of the first multi-partner, three-continent programs to target undergrads. “We’re really trying to get a global mindset at a very young age.”
9/17/12 Bloomberg Businessweek
Bloomberg Businessweek ran a column by Warren Bennis about the character traits shared by business leaders of all generations. Bennis and a colleague wrote a book about leaders raised before and after the Depression and World War II, finding generational differences, but many similarities. “We discovered that all 45 of our leaders, age 30 or 75, evidenced five basic qualities that seemed organic in their ability to lead,” Bennis wrote.
9/14/12 Bloomberg Businessweek
Bloomberg Businessweek highlighted research by Nandini Rajagopalan of the USC Marshall School and a colleague, finding difficulties between biotech startups and pharmaceutical companies attempting to partner together.