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Cover A Fan Takes Over

Longtime Chicago Cubs fan Tom Ricketts, AB ’87, MBA ’93, talks about what it took to buy Major League Baseball’s iconic team. Plus: Professor Tobias Moskowitz analyzes the deal.

By Patricia Houlihan with Kate Fratar |

Cap Ideas

Capital Ideas: A Successful Venture

The venture capital model is not broken, nor does it require radical change. In fact, its future looks quite bright, according to research by Steven Kaplan.

By Vanessa Sumo |


The Snyder Years

Chicago Booth Magazine takes a look at the extraordinary progress of the school under the leadership of dean Edward A. Snyder.


Management Conference 2010

Given the potent mix of factors affecting the economy, Management Conference drew a worldwide audience to hear Chicago Booth experts weigh in on what lies ahead.

by Phil Rockrohr |

Faculty Digest

MBA mom

The Smaller Paycheck of the MBA Mom

Compared to their male counterparts, women who work in consulting and corporate and financial services see their pay lag — if they’ve had children, according to research by Marianne Bertrand.

By Patricia Houlihan |

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