Insight Through Inquiry: Capital Ideas

Why are
Round Numbers
so Powerful?

In the latest Big Question, professors Nicholas Epley,
George Wu, and Devin Pope discuss the influence
of numbers on our expectations and behavior.

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School News

Raghuram Rajan
Named 2014 Top
Central Banker

Euromoney  honors Rajan, governor of the Reserve Bank of India, as Central Bank
Governor of the Year. Rajan, Distinguished Service Professor of Finance, is on leave
from Booth. The publication credited Rajan's "tough monetary medicine" for India's
deficit-ridden economy.

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When Monopoly
Is Not a Dirty Word

Entrepreneurs succeed when they tap new markets that have no competitors,
PayPal founder Peter Thiel tells an overflow audience at Booth.

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'We Support a Broad
Range of Careers'

Known for its strength in finance, Chicago Booth excels in many other areas,
dean Sunil Kumar says as he tells The Wall Street Journal what sets Booth apart.

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Executive program
targets next
generation of leaders

New community partnership between Booth's Executive Education Program and Chicago Urban League
focuses on leadership skills for emerging executives in business and nonprofits.

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