If there's one sports novel you should read, it's probably The Damned Utd, David Peace's 2006 account of Brian Clough's disastrous 44-day tenure with a Leeds United side that detested him as much as he detested him. On one level it works...Show More Summary
Brian D. Galle (Boston College) presents Nonprofit Executive Pay as an Agency Problem: Evidence from U.S. Colleges and Universities (with David I. Walker (Boston University)) at Pepperdine today as part of its Tax Policy Colloquium Series hosted by Paul Caron: We analyze the determinants of the compensation of private college...
American Realty Capital Properties Inc. (ARCP) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call February 27, 2014 01:00 PM ET Executives Nicholas Schorsch - Chairman and CEO David Kay - President Brian Block - CFO Analysts Chris Lucas - Capital OneShow More Summary
Brian Lam, creator of The Wirecutter had a Google Hangout conversation with Kevin Kelly, creator of Cool Tools. David Hobby called the hangout a "masterclass on web/business models." (A day earlier, Kevin hung out with Tim O'Reilly)
Ghost Tree Capital is a healthcare-oriented hedge fund headquartered in New York, New York. It was founded in 2013 by David Kim, who is the portfolio manager, Ken Greenberg and Brian Kim, as Senior Analysts and Matt Diaz, trader, former colleagues at Richard Schimel‘s Diamondback Capital. David Kim also worked as a portfolio manager at Ken […]
Gibraltar Industries (ROCK) Q4 2013 Earnings Call February 20, 2014 9:00 am ET Executives David C. Calusdian - Executive Vice President and Partner Brian J. Lipke - Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Executive Officer of Gibraltar New York Kenneth W. Show More Summary
Comics publishing imprint Skybound Entertainment, founded by "The Walking Dead's" Robert Kirkman, has announced it is producing a sci-fi movie titled Air. The film will be produced by Kirkman, David Alpert, Brian Kavanaugh-Jones, and Chris Ferguson, with a script from Christian Cantamessa and Chris Pasetto. Show More Summary
Sir Bobby Charlton, Ryan Giggs, George Best, David Beckham, Duncan Edwards, Paul Scholes, Brian Kidd, Mark Hughes... The list of household names in football who started their careers in the youth teams of Manchester United goes on and on. But what about the players who learned their trade at The Cliff or Carrington but made a name for themselves elsewhere? Begin Slideshow
EnerNOC, Inc. (ENOC) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call February 13, 2014, 5:00 PM ET Executives Brian Norris - Senior Director of Investor Relations Tim Healy - Chairman and CEO David Brewster - President Neil Moses - Chief FinancialShow More Summary
Molson Coors Brewing (TAP) Q4 2013 Earnings Call February 13, 2014 2:00 pm ET Executives David Dunnewald - Vice President of Global Investor Relations Brian Tabolt Analysts Ian Shackleton - Nomura Securities Co. Ltd., Research Division...Show More Summary
CNBC’s David Faber continues on the media beat today. In addition to his interview with his boss’s boss’s boss’s boss, Comcast CEO Brian Roberts, about the company’s proposed acquisition of Time Warner Cable, Faber just wrapped up an interview with CBS Corp. Show More Summary
Brian Stetler on Twitter: …Timely example: David Cohen, Comcast’s head of lobbying, corporate communications, etc was a guest at the […] The post Comcast-Time Warner Deal Announced, Creating Cable Monster appeared first on Taylor Ma...
Two reviews of Brian Tamanaha (Washington U.), Failing Law Schools (University of Chicago Press, 2012)): David Burk (Ph.D. Candidate, University of Chicago Department of Economic), Book Review, 63 J. Legal Educ. 349 (2013): Failing Law Schools is not the right title for Professor Brian Tamanaha’s book. A better one might...
Wrapping up the capsule reviews from last week. Some superhero books, some fantasy, some western, and some oddball humor, even. Conan: The Nightmare of the Shallows by Brian Wood, Davide Gianfelice, Mirko Colak, Andrea Mutti et al. The blurb: In the wake of an unthinkable tragedy, Conan and Belit find their bond buckling under [...]
Deadline is reporting that former "Mad Men" executive producers Andre and Maria Jacquemetton are teaming up with Gravity producer David Heyman to bring the Vertigo comic series DMZ to television. Created by Brian Wood and Riccardo Burchielli, DMZ ran for over 70 issues from 2005 to 2012. Show More Summary
If you haven't had a chance to look at Brian Murphy's take on Christie's desperate email fireball thrown at David Wildstein yesterday, definitely give it a look. In addition to having a really strong grasp of New Jersey politics, Murphy used to work for Wildstein. Show More Summary
The Indiana Pacers will take a chance on Andrew Bynum. The Indiana Pacers plan to sign free agent big man Andrew Bynum, according to ESPN's Brian Windhorst. However, Bynum's agent David Lee told the Indy Star's Candace Buckner that while...Show More Summary
Brightcove (BCOV) Q4 2013 Earnings Call January 30, 2014 5:00 pm ET Executives Brian Denyeau - Senior Vice President of Technology Software David R. Mendels - Chief Executive Officer, President, Chief Operating Officer and Director Christopher Menard - Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President Analysts Tom M. Show More Summary
The following interview comes from a chapter of the new book Disruption Revolution, written by my friend David Passiak. Disruption Revolution features 20+ leading innovators including Brian Solis, Chris Anderson,...