Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship hosts Tim Draper from Draper University

February 18, 2016 by | Leatherby Center

The Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics at the Argyros School of Business and Economics is hosting an even open to the entire Chapman community. Tim Draper, Founder of Draper Fisher Jurvetson and legendary Silicon Valley venture capitalist, is coming to Chapman University on Thursday, February 25th 2016. He will be guest speaking from 12pm -1:30pm about his new innovative curriculum

Vernon Smith delivers keynote address at Trinity Economic Forum

February 16, 2016 by | Economic Science Institute

February 7, 2016, Dr. Vernon Smith, at Chapman University’s Economic Science Institute, delivers keynote address at the fifth annual Trinity Economic Forum (TEF) in Ireland. TEF is Ireland’s first and largest student run economic forum and was launched by the President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins, to promote student participation in shaping the future direction of

Walk Down Wall Street Leads to Career Paths

January 14, 2016 by | Argyros School News

Many Argyros School students never imagined that participating in the Argyros School’s “Walk Down Wall Street” course would help them find their career paths, but that’s exactly what has happened in many cases. Walk Down Wall Street is offered each interterm session to about 30 Argyros School undergraduates, and includes a seven-day trip to New York

Chapman’s MBA Program Receives 2015 Poets & Quants’ MBA Ranking The Argyros School is listed in the top 100 for U.S. MBA Programs

January 13, 2016 by | Graduate & MBA

Chapman’s MBA program is currently ranked in U.S. News World & Report and Bloomberg Businessweek and now we are pleased to add Poets & Quants to the list! Poets & Quants provides analysis of  business schools rankings and full-time MBA programs.  For the first time, Chapman’s MBA program was ranked among some prominent schools coming in

2016 Graduate Student Workshop in Experimental Economics

January 11, 2016 by | Economic Science Institute

The Economic Science Institute at Chapman recently hosted 20 doctoral students from around the world for the 21st Visiting Graduate Student Workshop in Experimental Economics. In a series of 11 sessions, the students first participated in an economic experiment earning cash as a naive subject would and then afterwards discussed with the faculty member the

The Leatherby Center Hosts the Keith A. Pham Business Model Competition Chapman student and alumni startups get a boost with prize money, real-world experience and the opportunity to pitch to local investor groups

January 6, 2016 by | Leatherby Center

The Leatherby Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Ethics hosted the Keith A. Pham Business Model Competition on December 4, in which teams consisting of Chapman students and alumni competed for prize money and an opportunity to pitch to Angel investor groups. At the competition, the 10 finalists pitched their business models to a panel of

New Veterans’ Club at Chapman

December 10, 2015 by | Students

It has been sometime since my last post at the University.  A lot has happened since then, including the creation of a Veterans’ Club at Chapman University. Although I am an Argyros School student, this club is open to all students, faculty, current and former students, and all Veterans that wish to connect with other

Distinguished Speaker Series with Eric Brandt The Argyros School community learns about his experience with managing Broadcom’s financial, information technology, and corporate services organization.

December 2, 2015 by | Events

As a senior at Chapman University, I like to take full advantage of all the opportunities that the school provides its students. I had heard about the Distinguished Speaker Series dinners and events before, but never seemed to be able to make it to one. The Argyros School of Business and Economics invites top-level executives

When Compassion Creates Suffering Business School Professor Presents “Compassion Competence as a Social Dilemma” at the Strategic Management Society Conference

November 24, 2015 by | Faculty

“In light of the horrific tragedy in Paris, we need to understand how compassion could cause “more harm” to those affected,” said Darcy Fudge Kamal, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Strategic Management at the Argyros School of Business and Economics at Chapman University. Kamal speaks from knowledge as a result of her current research and recent

Should the United States Break Up the Big Banks? Argyros School Professor Joins the Discussion at U.C. Berkeley

November 19, 2015 by | Faculty

This past Wednesday, November 18, 2015, Clas Wihlborg, Ph.D., Professor at the Argyros School, participated in “Debate: The United States Should Break Up the Big Banks,” at the University of Berkeley, California, which focused on the importance and probable risks of the American economy’s largest financial institutions. During the debate, Professor Wihlborg took a negative stance