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Terrorism and CEO pay

CEOs at firms near terrorist attacks earn 8.8 per cent "compensation premium" over CEOs employed far from attacks, finds new study co-authored at Cambridge Judge Business School. Chief executives employed at companies near terrorist attacks earn an 8.8 per cent…

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Le Monde: Leaders, disasters and the sense of risk

An article about business leaders and how the personal story can influence their strategic decisions. A study co-authored by Raghavendra Rau, Sir Evelyn de Rothschild Professor of Finance at Cambridge Judge Business School, suggests that experiencing a natural disaster at…

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CNBC: Some closed funds ready to open for business again

A study led by Raghavendra Rau, Sir Evelyn de Rothschild Professor of Finance at Cambridge Judge Business School, is featured in the article. The study compares 125 open and closed investment funds between 1993 and 2004. Professor Rau advises not…

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Crowdfund Insider: The future of finance tackled at an annual event in Cambridge

Innovation in alternative finance and what the future looks like was discussed at the second annual conference recently held by the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF). Bryan Zhang of CCAF said: “This year’s annual conference focused on the big…

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Cambridge Business Magazine: Alternative finance grows in the Americas

According to the latest report by the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF) alternative finance market grew 23 per cent in the Americas in 2016, led by strong growth in the United States. “The United States is one of the…

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Financial Review: Why being the boss could cause brain damage

A study co-authored by Raghavendra Rau, Sir Evelyn de Rothschild Professor of Finance at Cambridge Judge Business School, is referenced in the article about leadership and mental state. The study titled “What doesn’t kill you will only make you more…

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Cambridge Business Magazine: Innovation boosted by ‘shared’ directors

The “interlocking” of corporate boards – in which directors sit on the boards of different companies at the same time – significantly boosts both research and development spending and patenting, according to a study co-authored by Raghavendra Rau, Sir Evelyn…

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Crowdfunding struggles in emerging markets

Developing markets are lagging in crowdfunding, finds study at Cambridge Judge Business School. Regulation and corruption control are key factors in boosting crowdfunding volume. Based on the experience of mobile-phone banking, which rapidly took off in developing countries in Africa…

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BBC World Service Radio: Business Matters

Raghavendra Rau, Sir Evelyn de Rothschild Professor of Finance at Cambridge Judge Business School, talks about power and how leaders lose mental capacities – most notably for reading other people and recognising social cues that were essential to their rise.…

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The Atlantic: Power causes brain damage

A study co-authored by Raghavendra Rau, Sir Evelyn de Rothschild Professor of Finance at Cambridge Judge Business School, is referenced in the article about how leaders lose mental capacities - most notably for reading other people - that were essential…

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