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Asking More Commentary: Perspectives from Mendoza College of Business

The real business lesson of 'Moneyball'

by Richard G Sheehan

September 27, 2011

The story of Oakland A's GM Billy Beane and how he used statistics to beat the big moneyed franchises missed an essential point about exploiting market inefficiencies. Read More

Not rain, sleet or even the Internet should stop the mail

by James S. O'Rourke

September 7, 2011

Even though technology has taken the place of traditional mail for many, the USPS still provides a much-needed service, and a lot of jobs. Read More

Steve Jobs' resignation is the best thing for Apple

by Mike Mannor

August 26, 2011

Jobs' has been a stellar leader for Apple, but his resignation removes the ever-present uncertainty hovering over the company this last few years. Read More

Warren Buffett: How Experience Can Sometimes Systematically Blind Us

by Mike Mannor

May 23, 2011

Mannor discussed the biases that might have led Buffett to make the wrong decision about David Sokol in the Lubrizol case. Read More