USC Marshall in the Media: May 2021

USC Marshall and Leventhal faculty are featured in national and regional media as opinion leaders and expert sources.

May 17, 2021

USC Marshall and Leventhal faculty were quoted widely in media outlets in May.


Gene Del Vecchio was quoted in about how the pandemic has changed consumers' tastes about movie going. (April 30, 2021)

Larry Harris was cited in an article about SPACS in (May 2, 2021)

Larry Harris was interviewed by CBS Los Angeles about the increasing cost and scarcity of computer chips, in a broadcast report on inflation.

Larry Harris was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article about new SEC chief Gary Gensler's questioning of payment of order flow. (PDF)(May 9, 2021)

Thomas Phelps was quoted in an LA Business Journal story about a Santa Monica-based accelerator program, Snap. (May 3, 2021)

Maria Rodas was quoted in an AP story picked up widely (here in the Greenville Sun) about how not to break the bank when buying wellness products. (May 17, 2021)

Joe Nunes research on authenticity research was picked up by the AMA (American Marketing Association). (May 6, 2021)

Alumni Cecilia Owens was interviewed by Forbes about her leadership role at a Los Angeles-based entertainment management and production firm. (May 4, 2021)

Geoff Garrett wrote his inaugural column on Chinese-American relations under the Biden administration for Politico. (May 6, 2021)

Lacey Leone McLaughlin, formerly of the Center for Effective Organization (CEO), is quoted in an article about changing entertainment executive management styles in The Hollywood Reporter. (May 6, 2021)

Linda Hagen was quoted in an article on the psychology of leftovers in the Huffington Post. (May 10, 2021)

Gene Del Vecchio was quoted about Streaming Services in The Wrap. (paywall) (May 10, 2019)

Arthur Korteweg was quoted in a Los Angeles Business Journal article about the increase in pension and retirement funds investing in private equity investment vehicles. (May 10, 2021)

Emily Nix appeared on ABC7 to talk about the April jobs report. (May 12)

Marco Giacoletti wrote an Op-Ed for Fast Company about post-pandemic trends in the rental market. (May 12, 2021)

John Matsusaka's research was quoted in a National Review story about the influence of proxy-advisory firms in corporate decision making. (May 12, 2021)

David Carter was quoted in the Los Angeles Times in an article about upheavals in the horse racing industry. (May 14, 2021)

Tim Blakesly, assistant dean and executive director of Marshall Executive Education, was quoted in Executive Courses about Marshall's upcoming series of exec ed courses in humanistic leadership. (May 13, 2021)

Kalinda Ukwana wrote an Op-Ed for the Boston Globe about how if not better regulated, AI will continue to propagate existing racial biases. (May 23, 2021)