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Business and Management Sciences

Cornell Launches Environmental Impact Finance Program

The Center for Sustainable Global Enterprise at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University, in collaboration with the Cornell Institute of Public Affairs (CIPA), announces the launch of its fellows program in Environmental Finance & Impact Investing (EFII). This is the first program of its kind to be jointly offered by any graduate school of business and graduate program in public affairs.

Through a series of courses, coupled with applied projects, EFII fellows will be trained to invest in, manage, or regulate businesses or projects seeking financial, environmental, and/or social goals. 

 

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Business Excellence Across and Between Colleges

With leadership across five colleges and schools, the university is building upon five distinctive foundations to strengthen undergraduate and graduate programs in the business and management sciences and encourage more cross-unit research and teaching.

Our top-level programs in finance—including banking and asset management, marketing, real estate, labor economics, sustainable global business, entrepreneurship, hospitality, health care, and human resources—can be found at the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University, the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, the School of Hotel Administration, the College of Human Ecology, and the ILR School.

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Cornell Strengthens Strategic, Cross-College Connections

Strategic coordination of business and management sciences at Cornell will solidify the university's reputation as a place that attracts the most creative, productive, and diverse scholars in the field to study, teach, learn, and conduct research. Our goals are to:

  • Secure worldwide recognition as a top university in the business and management sciences at both the graduate and undergraduate levels
  • Strengthen our energized and collaborative academic community—comprised of faculty, researchers, visiting scholars, and retired practitioners—involved in outstanding research, scholarship, and teaching across the university
  • Continue to enroll gifted and engaged undergraduate and graduate students who come to Cornell to learn from and participate in research with the world's best scholars.

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Our Plan

Greater university-wide coordination of the business and management sciences will allow each of the participating colleges and schools to foster their own unique academic strengths and also benefit from increased cross-unit collaboration. Our objectives are to:

  • Cultivate pockets of academic excellence 
  • Encourage cross-unit teaching and research
  • Improve the scholarly and research opportunities available to students

Support will ensure that academic excellence in the business and management sciences continues to thrive. It will allow each of the colleges and schools to strengthen their top programs, build a world-class faculty, fund scholarships and fellowships that attract the best students, and develop programs that will encourage cross-unit collaboration and coordination.

Priority Areas

Cornell seeks to raise $75 million in private support for business and management sciences, with target goals for the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University, the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, the Cornell School of Hotel Administration, the College of Human Ecology, the ILR School, and the Cornell University Library. Areas include:

  • Faculty support and renewal
  • Faculty diversity
  • Scholarships and graduate fellowships
  • Program funds

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People, Places, and Spaces

Stephanie Ball '13 used to think that sending clothing to Haitians would help them weather their economic difficulties. A …
Richard Baker '88, a classic American success story in real estate who gave $11 million to Cornell's Program in Real …
Three generations of the Marriott family were on hand Oct. 26 to help dedicate the School of Hotel Administration's …
Experts discuss barriers and opportunities for investors at the Cornell China Conference
Diversity Symposium speaker identifies “6 Skills that Enable Diversity in Your Business”
The paper showed that the income growth of the U.S. middle class, long portrayed as stagnant, may be more than 10 times …
Graduate students at the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station raise scholarship money for local students …
SHA hosted Career Week 2012, welcoming representatives from 69 companies across many sectors of the hospitality industry.
Eleven veterans recently participated in the first Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities held at Cornell.
Watch the video from the Marriott Student Learning Center dedication on October 26, 2012.
A $4 million gift from Ed Meyer '48 has established the Edward H. Meyer Professorship of Economics, the first newly …
"All of us learn better, and contribute more, if we engage in both reflection and action," says associate professor of …
Rajit Manohar, professor of electrical and computer engineering, has been named associate dean at the Cornell NYC Tech …
Cornell Financial Engineering Manhattan is finally returning to normal after major disruptions from Hurricane Sandy.
A new universitywide minor in business, sponsored by four Cornell colleges, will be available to all undergraduates in the …
New survey shows MBA applications down for many, but not all, top U.S. business schools
Four MBA students take first-place in GE-sponsored contest
App offers prospective students a rich, dynamic connection to the Johnson MBA experience 
Citigroup vice chairman, former Kellogg’s CEO, and U.S. Secretary of Commerce illustrates growing scope of opportunities …
Johnson is the only Ivy-League MBA program among the top-five for quality of instruction, largely due to small class sizes …
MBA students gave Johnson's Career Management Center high enough marks to make it the only Ivy League School n Bloomberg …
After visiting numerous business schools, Andrew Davis decided Cornell was the place he wanted to be. With its …
How often a firm issues earnings guidance can tell a lot about the company
Bringing together top female MBA students to explore careers in asset management with leading firms
At an ILR School talk Nov. 8, Daniel Katz told of parallels between today and the 1930s, when the nation and its labor …
As initially formulated in the seminal analysis of Lazear and Rosen (1981), an important perspective for understanding …
[Excerpt] Income distribution is only one indicator of economic well-being useful in gauging improvements in the economic …
[Excerpt] Many development agencies seek to channel economic assistance to those less-developed countries (LDCs) and …
Forty-two students spent the Nov. 4 weekend in a sort of boot camp for budding student entrepreneurs; it generated six …
The event hosted by Fidelity, that has rocked Johnson's Sage Hall every year for 10 years, takes place Friday, Nov. 4
Cited by multiple outlets including ScienceDaily, Robert Jarrow et al. research on mathematically identifying …
[Excerpt] Income distribution is only one indicator of economic well-being useful in gauging improvements in the economic …
[Excerpt] In Ricci v. DeStefano , the "New Haven Firefighters" case, whitefirefighters and one Hispanic firefighter sued …
As initially formulated in the seminal analysis of Lazear and Rosen (1981), an important perspective for understanding …
A paper published Oct. 10 and co-authored by law professor Robert Hockett, advances a 'way forward' for the U.S. economy …
John Alexander '74, MBA '76, a founder of the CBORD Group Inc., has been named Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year 2012.
Community workforce agreements (CWAs) -- increasingly common provisions of project labor agreements that often require …
Gururaj Deshpande inspires a new generation of innovators to "combine innovation and social relevance" for maximum impact
Seeking a competitive advantage over Cornell and other universities with a presence in the city, Stanford announced on …
The formation of Cornell¿s first universitywide economics department will leverage the university¿s considerable strengths …

Contacts

Jon Denison
Associate Vice President for Colleges & Units
jdd93@cornell.edu
607-254-7497