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Medtronic's Covidien Deal Would Mean Tax Hit for Long-term Investors

Jerry Caruso in the Pioneer Press — Saturday, July 26, 2014


The Nostalgia Effect: Do Consumers Spend More When Thinking about the Past?

Prof. Vohs in Phys.org — Tuesday, July 22, 2014


Nostalgia Prompts People to Spend More

Prof. Vohs in Business Standard — Monday, July 28, 2014


How Private Colleges Are Like Cheap Sushi

Prof. Rao on NPR — Saturday, July 12, 2014


Nostalgia 'Makes People Spend More Money'

Prof. Vohs in BBC News — Wednesday, July 23, 2014


A Look at ACA appeals Court Decisions

Prof. Parente on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Wednesday, July 23, 2014


Alibaba - Meet China's Online Giant

Prof. Cui in Against the Grain — Monday, July 21, 2014


Economic Dependence Promotes Prudishness

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Wednesday, July 09, 2014


Strategies: For Bokos Shoes' McManus brothers, working with Mom was no small feat

Prof. Forbes in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal — Friday, July 04, 2014


An Indulgent Life Isn't Necessarily a Happy Life

Prof. Vohs in New York Magazine — Monday, July 14, 2014


Opponents of Day-care Unionization Efforts Triumphant after Supreme Court Decision

Profs. Budd and Sojourner in MinnPost — Tuesday, July 01, 2014

Profs. Budd and Sojourner in MinnPost — Tuesday, July 01, 2014


Student Businesses Thrive in Competition

John Stavig in the Minnesota Daily — Wednesday, July 02, 2014


U of M Big Data Lab SOBACO On-boards Thrivent Financial

Prof. Bapna in Tech{dot}MN - 6//30/14


There's a Vast Difference Between Being Messy and Being Dirty

Prof. Vohs in the Montreal Gazette — Monday, June 30, 2014


Has MN's Job Market Really "Recovered"?

Prof. Sojourner in Twin Cities Business — Friday, June 20, 2014


Union Votes at Two Charter Schools Could Open Door to Others

Prof. Sojourner on MPR — Monday, June 30, 2014


People Will Buy Bad Products If They Are Reviewed Negatively But Politely

Prof. Vohs in New York Magazine — Friday, June 27, 2014


Guest Oped: La.'s Obamacare future bleak

Prof. Parente in The Advocate — Sunday, June 29, 2014


Medical Biz Prof Stephen Parente on Medtronic Move: "It's Kinda Hard to See This Occur"

Prof. Parente in City Pages — Wednesday, June 18, 2014


Medtronic Deal: Analysts Weigh Tax Advantages vs. Market Gains

Prof. Vaaler in the Pioneer Press — Tuesday, June 17, 2014


Medtronic Merger Means HQ Move from Minnesota, No Job Losses

Prof. Vaaler on KSTP — Monday, June 16, 2014


3 Surprising Ways To Find More Time Each Day

Prof. Vohs in Business Insider — Sunday, June 15, 2014


How the Twin Cities Hope to Get Ahead of Demographic Change

Prof. Sojourner in CityLab - June 2014


Gender Bias Alleged at UCLA's Anderson Business School

Wall Street Journal — Wednesday, June 04, 2014


Rock-star Researchers on Early Ed to Talk at U of M Event

Prof. Sojourner in MinnPost — Saturday, June 14, 2014


What Happens to a Society That Does Not Believe in Free Will?

Prof. Vohs in Scientific American (requires subscription) - June 2014


When To Say Yes To The Messy Desk

Prof. Vohs in Forbes — Friday, May 23, 2014


U of M Students Dig Deep on Mining Question

Star Tribune — Monday, June 02, 2014


Healthy Kids, Healthy City

Prof. Sojourner in the Southwest Journal — Wednesday, May 28, 2014


4 Reasons You Can't Trust Yourself

Prof. Vohs in Psychology Today — Wednesday, May 28, 2014


7 Breakthrough Business Thinkers to Watch

Prof. Vohs in Inc. Magazine — Tuesday, May 27, 2014


Why The MBA Is Now The Most Popular Master's

Dean Zaheer in Poets & Quants — Monday, May 26, 2014


Insured Rate to Drop Sharply over Next Decade

Prof. Parente in Fierce Health Payer — Thursday, May 29, 2014


After Obamacare: the Future of Health Care Reform

Prof. Parente on MPR News Presents — Tuesday, May 27, 2014


Minneapolis Mayor Hodges Forms Cradle to K Cabinet

Prof. Sojourner in the Star Tribune — Friday, May 23, 2014


Why the Major Test for Obamacare Premiums Might Wait until 2017

Prof. Parente in the Washington Post — Tuesday, May 27, 2014


Best Buy's Website Is Trying to Take on Amazon

Prof. Bapna on Marketplace — Thursday, May 22, 2014


When Walmart Leaves, There Go the Shops in the Neighborhood

Prof. Bergen in the Pioneer Press — Monday, May 19, 2014


Why We Should Embrace (and Be Inspired) by Our Untidy Homes

Prof. Vohs in Financial Times — Friday, May 16, 2014


Learning to Move Fast and Break Things

Prof. Tracy Yue Wang in Slate — Monday, May 19, 2014


Health Insurers Pull Back the Curtain on Pricing

Prof. Parente on Marketplace — Thursday, May 15, 2014


Why Negative Reviews Can Be Good For Business

Prof. Vohs' research in Forbes — Tuesday, May 06, 2014


Why Outpatient Surgery Centers Are Vital to Obamacare

Prof. Parente in The Street — Thursday, May 15, 2014


Good Question: Why Isn't Dental Work Covered Under Most Health Plans?

Prof. Parente on WCCO-TV — Thursday, May 15, 2014


UnitedHealth to Share Cost Data for Online Price-comparison Tool

Prof. Parente in the Business Journal — Wednesday, May 14, 2014


The Beer Ritual

Prof. Vohs' research in JonahLehrer.com — Tuesday, May 13, 2014


Publicis + Omnicom ≠ Merger

Dean Zaheer on Marketplace Business — Friday, May 09, 2014


Good Question: Why Do We Pay CEOs So Much To Leave?

Prof. Vaaler on WCCO — Monday, May 05, 2014


What Target's Steinhafel Did Wrong, and Didn't

Prof. Forbes and Rao on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Monday, May 05, 2014


Target CEO Resigns after Breach

Prof. Rao on FOX9 — Monday, May 05, 2014


White House Eyes Control of After-hospital Medicare Costs

Prof. Parente in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — Sunday, April 27, 2014


3 Surprising Ways Your Office Shapes Your Success

Prof. Meyers-Levy in Business Insider — Monday, May 05, 2014


Study Says Surgery Centers More Efficient than Hospitals

Prof. Parente in The Courier Journal — Monday, May 05, 2014


You Want Me to Give You Money for What?!

Prof. Burtch on BBC Capital — Thursday, May 01, 2014


Questioning Wage Law Built on the Kindness of Strangers

Prof. Benson in the Baltimore Sun — Friday, April 18, 2014


Fighting to Keep Ideas

Senior Lecturer Rand Park in the Minnesota Daily — Thursday, April 17, 2014


Growing Discount Airlines Learn The Hard Way You Can't Leave Workers Behind

Prof. Budd in the Huffington Post — Thursday, April 24, 2014


Do You Have What It Takes for Success?

Prof. Vohs in Bloomberg Businessweek — Thursday, April 24, 2014


A More Affordable Health-care Law

Prof. Parente on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Thursday, April 17, 2014


Ask The Experts: Making Sense of Dynamic Pricing

Prof. Gupta in Wallet Hub — Wednesday, April 16, 2014


Republicans Claim Near-total Power to Cancel Minimum-wage Raises

Prof. Sojourner in MinnPost — Friday, April 11, 2014


Hooked on Public Benefit Corporations

MBA student Jeff Ochs and Senior Lecturer Steve Spruth in Minnesota Business — Monday, April 14, 2014


Brands May Benefit from Negative Reviews

Prof. Vohs in Consumer Affairs — Tuesday, April 15, 2014


Tax Reform -- the Players and the Playing Field: The House

Paul Gutterman's piece in the Star Tribune — Friday, April 11, 2014


The Psychology of Messiness: How Disorder Can Make You More Creative

Prof. Vohs in Inc. — Wednesday, April 02, 2014


Work This Way: Using a Treadmill Desk Can Lead to Better Health and Greater Productivity

Prof. Ben-Ner in Tech Republic — Tuesday, April 01, 2014


Schafer: It's Scary How Well Marketers Know You

Prof. Bapna in the Star Tribune — Saturday, March 29, 2014


When Crowdfunding Goes Corporate: Kickstarter Backers Vent Over Facebook's Oculus Buy

Prof. Burtch in TIME — Wednesday, March 26, 2014


New Study Says That Ovulating Women May Buy More Status Goods

Prof. Griskevicius in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, March 25, 2014


Treadmill Desks: The Hidden Benefits

Prof. Ben-Ner in Human Capital — Tuesday, March 25, 2014


The Best Cities to Find a Job

Prof. Wanberg in WalletHub


Clashing Over Office Clutter

Profs. Redden and Vohs' research in the Wall Street Journal — Tuesday, March 18, 2014


Credit Card Fees: Most Common Types, How to Avoid Them & More

Prof. Vitorino in CardHub


Top 20 Best-Paying Jobs For Women 2014

Prof. Budd in Forbes — Friday, March 14, 2014


Treadmill Desks Helps Productivity at Work, Says Study

Prof. Ben-Ner in the Liberty Voice — Thursday, March 13, 2014


Almanac: At the Capitol

Prof. Sojourner on TPT's Almanac — Wednesday, March 12, 2014


Minimum Wage Hike May Raise Prices, Won't Cost Jobs

Prof. Sojourner on Minnesota Public Radio — Friday, March 07, 2014


The Secret to Improving Health and Productivity at Work

Prof. Ben-Ner on the PBS News Hour — Wednesday, March 12, 2014


Vaping, Chevron in Ecuador & Crowdsourcing Science

Prof. Burtch on KCRW — Wednesday, March 05, 2014


New Study: Treadmill Desks Boost Productivity

Prof. Ben-Ner and Meyers-Levy in Forbes — Tuesday, March 11, 2014


The Long-Run Benefits of Treadmill Desks

Prof. Ben-Ner in the Wall Street Journal — Tuesday, March 04, 2014


Study Shows Why It's Worth Your Employer's Money To Buy Everyone Walking Desks

Prof. Ben-Ner in TechCrunch — Friday, March 07, 2014


Touching Boxer Shorts Makes Women Think Differently

Prof. Vohs in Scientific American — Tuesday, March 04, 2014


Study: Treadmill Desks Improve Productivity, Creativity At Work

Prof. Ben-Ner on WCCO — Monday, March 03, 2014


Want to Work Better? Try a Treadmill

Prof. Ben-Ner in the Minnesota Daily — Monday, March 03, 2014


Treadmill Desks, Wireless Headsets Make Workers Better, U Study Finds

Prof. Ben-Ner in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, March 04, 2014


Study: Treadmill Desks Boost Productivity

Prof. Ben-Ner in the Business Journal — Tuesday, March 04, 2014


VIDEO: Treadmill Desks Good for Productivity, Study Finds

Prof. Ben-Ner's research in the Wall Street Journal — Tuesday, March 04, 2014


Interview: Walking at Your Work Desk

Prof. Ben-Ner on KSTP — Monday, March 03, 2014


The Compassion Gap

Prof. Vohs's research in the New York Times — Saturday, March 01, 2014


Researchers Say Ovulation Alters Women's Economic Decisions

Prof. Griskevicius in Phys.Org — Wednesday, February 26, 2014


Women get super-competitive once a month

Prof. Griskevicius in Science Blog — Wednesday, February 26, 2014


Scott Walker Says Federal Government Reneged on Medicaid Payments to Wisconsin

Prof. Parente in the Journal Sentinel — Sunday, February 23, 2014


Where insurance Premiums are Highest, New Health Law's Subsidies Are, too

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Friday, February 28, 2014


Experts: Target Will Survive Profit Drop

Prof. John on KARE — Wednesday, February 26, 2014


Good Question: Why Is WhatsApp Worth $19 Billion?

Prof. Gupta on WCCO-TV — Thursday, February 20, 2014


Family, Business Inseparable for Abdos

John Stavig in the Star Tribune — Sunday, February 16, 2014


Two Carlson Professors Honored

Profs. Vohs and Griskevicius in the Minnesota Daily — Thursday, February 13, 2014


Indian-origin Academicians Lead Top Global Institutes


St. Paul Teachers Union Sets Feb. 24 Strike Vote

Prof. Sojourner in the Pioneer Press — Monday, February 10, 2014


Could Workers in a Southern State Join an Auto Union?

Prof. Sojourner on Marketplace — Monday, February 10, 2014


The 2014 (Real) Power 50

John Stavig in Minnesota Business magazine


Naming Rights Deal Whispers Begin, Years ahead of Schedule


Not So Fast; Here's How to Count Health Sign-ups

Prof. Parente's opinion piece in the Star Tribune — Thursday, January 30, 2014


The CARE Act: A New GOP Approach to the ACA or a Missed Opportunity?

Prof. Parente in California Healthline — Wednesday, February 05, 2014


Desperate Measures: Why Some People Fake Their Resumes

Prof. Duffy in CNBC — Friday, February 07, 2014


Early-ed Gleanings: Pre-3 Magic, What's Working -- and What's Not

Prof. Sojourner in MinnPost — Wednesday, February 05, 2014


After Bitter Labor Battle, Minnesota Orchestra Seeks Harmony

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, February 05, 2014


Capital Infusion has St. Paul's ThisClicks Aiming for Growth

John Stavig in the Star Tribune — Monday, February 03, 2014


Sucking the Marrow out of Life - with Ritual

Prof. Vohs in Psychology Today — Friday, January 31, 2014


What Will Shout-out from Obama Deliver for Punch Pizza?

Dave Hopkins in Bring Me The News — Wednesday, January 29, 2014


What is Ego Depletion?

Prof. Vohs on BBC Radio — Monday, January 13, 2014


The Need For A Smart Approach To Big Health Care Data

Prof. Parente in the Health Affairs — Monday, January 27, 2014


U.S. Device Companies Organize to Change Foreign Business Cultures

Prof. Shaver in the Star Tribune — Monday, January 27, 2014


Luxury Brands Add Value with Charity Partnerships


The Pop-up Store May Be Here to Stay

Prof. George John in the Pioneer Press — Sunday, January 19, 2014


Target Beta Testing Small Format Store In Dinkytown

Prof. George John on WCCO — Friday, January 17, 2014


MNsure Leaders Face Big Decisions, Bleak Projections


Target Lays off Nearly 500 Workers

Prof. Akshay Rao on KARE — Wednesday, January 22, 2014


Target to Drop Health Insurance for Part-timers

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, January 22, 2014


Ask the Experts: Should Small Business Owners Seek Venture Capital Financing?

Prof. Sapienza in CardHub — Wednesday, January 22, 2014


St. Paul, Minneapolis Mayors Look ahead in New Terms

Prof. Sojourner's research discussed on MPR's Daily Circuit — Tuesday, January 21, 2014 (8:00 min. mark)


This New Kind of Kickstarter Could Change Everything

Prof. Burtch in TIME — Monday, January 20, 2014


New Study: High-quality Preschool for Poor Kids under 3 Would Eliminate Achievement Gap

Prof. Sojourner in MinnPost — Monday, January 20, 2014


College Students Crowdsource on the Quest for Information, Advice

Prof. Bapna in USA Today College — Monday, January 20, 2014


Data Breach Highlights Pros, Cons of Credit vs. Debit

Prof. George John on KARE — Monday, January 20, 2014


Good Question: Do Airline Mergers Hurt Or Help Us?

Prof. Myles Shaver on WCCO — Thursday, January 16, 2014


St. Paul German Immersion School Teachers Vote for Union

Prof. Sojourner in the Pioneer Press — Wednesday, January 15, 2014


St. Paul Charter School Votes to Unionize

Prof. Sojourner in the Star Tribune — Thursday, January 16, 2014


St. Paul Charter School's Teachers Join Union

Prof. Sojourner on MPR — Wednesday, January 15, 2014


Schafer: Food Firms Scramble to Embrace Latest Fads

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Monday, January 13, 2014


5 Ways You'll Be Seduced Into Buying More This Year

Prof. Meyers-Levy in The Huffington Post — Friday, January 10, 2014


Are We Really Irrational, or Just Adaptively Rational?

Prof. Griskevicius in reasearch. — Tuesday, January 07, 2014


This Is What Could Close The Achievement Gap Among Young Kids, Study Says

Prof. Sojourner in the Huffington Post — Tuesday, January 07, 2014


Turn Down Perfectionism and Turn Up Success:Four Possible Ways

Prof. Vohs in Psych Central - Jan. 2014


The Perfect Workspace (According to Science)

Prof. Vohs in 99U - Jan. 2014


How to Manage the Financial Risk of Investing in College

Prof. Benson's opinion piece in the L.A. Times — Thursday, January 02, 2014


Kathleen Vohs Receives Anneliese Maier Research Award

Prof Vohs in Observations — Thursday, January 02, 2014


Target Offers Discounts while Card Numbers Trade on the Black Market

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Star Tribune — Saturday, December 21, 2013


Target Security Breach Fallout Continues

Prof. Akshay Rao on KARE — Saturday, December 21, 2013


10 Retirement Resolutions for 2014

Prof. Manchester Flaherty in Yahoo News — Monday, December 23, 2013


The Greatest Gift of All (Economically Speaking)

Prof. Waldfogel in Bloomberg Opinion — Monday, December 23, 2013


The Macroeconomic Case for Christmas

Prof. Waldfogel in Slate.com — Monday, December 23, 2013


Women Hate Sexy Ads, Unless They're for Something Expensive Read more: Women Hate Sexy Ads, Unless They're for Something Expensive

Prof. Vohs in TIME — Wednesday, December 04, 2013


Schafer: MNsure boss' Exit Driven by Politics

Prof. Gupta in the Star Tribune — Thursday, December 19, 2013


Self-Affirmation May Combat Cognitive Effects Of Poverty: Remembering Past Successes Improves IQ By Several Points

Prof. Vohs in Medical Daily — Tuesday, December 17, 2013


Luxury Shopping, from the Other Side of the Register

Prof. Vohs's research in The New Yorker — Tuesday, December 03, 2013


How Poverty Depletes Brain Power

Prof. Vohs in The Times — Monday, December 16, 2013


MN Biz. Leaders Offer Expertise For New U Of M Program

Twin Cities Business — Monday, December 16, 2013


Health Care Gets a Checkup

Prof. Parente on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Thursday, December 12, 2013


New Research: Rituals Make Us Value Things More

Prof. Vohs in the HBR Blog Network — Thursday, December 12, 2013


Eyes Aren't on the Prize, They Are Closed to Sexism of Ads

Prof. Vohs in the Belfast Telegraph — Thursday, December 12, 2013


Tevlin: Punch Giving Its Employees a Bigger Slice of the Pizza

Dave Hopkins in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, December 10, 2013


Study Finds Sex Doesn't Sell -- Or At Least Not Cheap Crap to Women

Prof. Vohs in PolicyMic — Friday, December 06, 2013


Jury Still out on Minnesota's Q Comp Program

Prof. Sojourner in the Star Tribune — Friday, November 29, 2013


10 Traits Men Appreciate Most in Women

Prof. Griskevicius in Shy Magazine


The Dark Side of the Green Consumer

Prof. Griskevicius in Psychologies Today


Sexual Ads Turn Women Off, Unless It's For Posh Items

Prof. Vohs in PsychCentral — Thursday, December 05, 2013


Why Buying Presents For The Holidays Makes No Economic Sense

Prof. Waldfogel in Business Insider — Thursday, December 05, 2013


Sexual Ads Turn Women Off, Unless It's For Posh Items

Prof. Vohs in PsychCentral — Thursday, December 05, 2013


Schafer: Frugality at Home Carries to the Corner Office, too

Prof. Dey's research in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, December 04, 2013


Man Cave Worldwide Expands to Retail Sales

John Stavig in the Star Tribune — Sunday, December 01, 2013


Target Preps for Black Friday with Multimedia Deals

Prof. Akshay Rao in USA Today — Wednesday, November 27, 2013


CardHub's 8 Gift Card Tips for 2013

Prof. Cui in CardHub — Monday, November 25, 2013


The Real Costs of Keeping a Toxic Employee

Prof. Duffy in Inc. magazine — Wednesday, November 20, 2013


Minnesota's Teacher Pay Option Has Only Minor Impact on Test Scores

Prof. Sojourner in the Star Tribune — Sunday, November 17, 2013


Healthcare.gov Fix a Make-or-Break Moment for UnitedHealth's Digital Health Reputation

Prof. Parente in MedCity News — Sunday, November 17, 2013


Ask the Experts: Outlook for Holiday Shopping 2013

Prof. Akshay Rao in CardHub — Monday, November 18, 2013


Retailers Will Try Bag of Tricks to Woo Black Friday Shoppers

Prof. Bergen in the Star Tribune — Monday, November 18, 2013


Thanks-buying? Stores to Start Shopping Season on the Holiday

Prof. Loken in the Star Tribune — Friday, November 15, 2013


Stadium naming rights could reach $10 million a year

Prof. Akshay Rao on KARE — Tuesday, November 12, 2013


Mayo Picks Carlson Dean, 5 Others, To Steer Rochester Plan

Twin Cities Business — Monday, November 11, 2013


Not-So-Traditional Ideas for Holiday Gifts

Prof. Waldfogel in U.S. News & World Report — Monday, November 11, 2013


Luxury and Lies

Prof. Dey in The Economist — Monday, November 11, 2013


Is College Worth It? 2 New Reports Say Yes (Mostly)

Prof. Benson's research in The Chronicle of Higher Education — Monday, November 04, 2013


University of Minnesota Professor Looks into How Timing Affects Decisionmaking

Prof. Albert in the Star Tribune — Sunday, November 10, 2013


Equity Crowdfunding Platforms: How Many Will There Be?

Prof. Burtch's Q&A with Nerd Wallet — Thursday, November 07, 2013


Twins Exec, Carlson School Dean to Help Guide Rochester Development

Dean Zaheer in the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal — Friday, November 08, 2013


Hallmark Apologizes For Omitting 'Gay' From Holiday Ornament

Prof. Akshay Rao on WBUR — Monday, November 04, 2013


Bad News for Anybody's Who Has Messed Up at a New Job

Prof. Kammeyer-Mueller in TIME — Monday, November 04, 2013


Retail Clinics: Convenient, Cost-Effective, Quality Care

Prof. Parente's research cited by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation — Monday, November 04, 2013


Public Cost of Fast-Food Industry's Low Pay Remains Unclear

Prof. Sojourner in the Wall Street Journal — Friday, November 01, 2013


A Messy Desk Encourages a Creative Mind, Study Finds

Prof. Vohs in American Psychological Association - Oct. 2013


Too Many Pictures on Instagram Ruins Appetite

Prof. Redden's research in Metro India — Thursday, October 31, 2013


How to Avoid a Price War

Prof. Bergen and Prof. Akshay Rao in Entrepreneur — Monday, October 28, 2013


What if the GOP Raised Taxes and Nobody Noticed -- Not Even the GOP?

Paul Gutterman's article in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, October 22, 2013


NerdWallet Book Club: The Rational Animal

Prof. Griskevicius's book in the NerdWallet Investing — Tuesday, October 29, 2013


Should You Bribe Your Kids?

Prof. Vohs's research in the New York Times — Saturday, October 26, 2013


Don't Tidy Up Before You Do Your Creative Thinking

Prof. Redden and Vohs's research in the Harvard Business Review — Wednesday, October 23, 2013


How Our Choices May Be A Question Of DNA

Prof. Griskevicius on KUOW — Monday, October 21, 2013


How Poverty Depletes Brain Power

Prof. Vohs in the Deseret News — Thursday, October 17, 2013


Can Psychologists Predict Whether Just-Christened George Is Heading for a Happy or a Meaningful Life?

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Thursday, October 24, 2013


Investing along with the Crowd

Prof. Burtch in the Los Angeles Times — Thursday, October 24, 2013


Mexico Rises

Prof. Donohue in the Business Journal — Wednesday, October 09, 2013


Silence from the Minnesota Orchestra Sides, but Community Efforts Grow

Prof. Remington in MinnPost — Monday, October 21, 2013


Halloween Spending Expected to Decline Slightly this Year

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Sunday, October 20, 2013


Caveman Rationality

Review of Prof. Griskevicius's book in Psychology Today — Monday, October 14, 2013


It's a Prime Week for Warehouse Sales in Minnesota

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, October 08, 2013


Small Business: Twin Cities Business Peer Network

Prof. Benson in the Star Tribune — Monday, October 14, 2013


Obamacare still suffering tech issues, W.H. hopes for turnaround

Prof. Parente's quoted in Politico — Wednesday, October 09, 2013


Mapping the Trends in Employer-Sponsored Insurance

Prof. Parente in the Health Affairs Blog — Tuesday, October 08, 2013


Mapping The Trends In Employer-Sponsored Insurance

Prof. Parente's new study in the Health Affairs Blog — Tuesday, October 08, 2013


States taking Medicaid opt-out option leave 'larger impact than expected'

Prof. Parente on PBS Newshour — Monday, October 07, 2013


Validation for Our Messiness

Prof. Vohs in the Petoskey News — Monday, October 07, 2013


Why Consumer Irrationality Isn't So Irrational

Prof. Griskevicius's presentation at Advertising Week — Thursday, September 26, 2013


MNsure Still Working on Way to Track Health Insurance Purchases

Prof. Parente in MinnPost — Friday, October 04, 2013


No Orchestra, No Government and No Compromise

Prof. Pri Shah on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Thursday, October 03, 2013


Rationality and Evolution

Prof. Griskevicius on Access Minnesota — Monday, September 16, 2013


Is the Gender Ratio in Your Town Making You Broke?

Prof. Griskevicius in Men's Fitness


What Your Messy Desk Says About You (It's a Good Thing)

Prof. Vohs in Smithsonian Magazine — Wednesday, September 25, 2013


Minnesota's Health Insurance Marketplace Opens for Business Today

Prof. Parente on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Tuesday, October 01, 2013


Quick Reads: "The Rational Animal" by Douglas T. Kenrick and Vladas Griskevicius

Prof. Griskevicius's book in Mother Jones — Monday, September 16, 2013


Dear Diary... Is the Written Journal's Pen Mightier than the Blogging Sword?

Prof. Glomb's research in Metro — Tuesday, September 24, 2013


The Crowdfunding Caveat: Most Campaigns Fail

Prof. Burtch in PC World — Thursday, September 26, 2013


Women Use Luxury Accessories to Deter Romantic Rivals

Prof. Griskevicius's research in the Harvard Business Review — Thursday, September 26, 2013


The Crowdfunding Economy Is About to Pop

Prof. Burtch in TIME magazine — Tuesday, September 24, 2013


Before You Straighten Up Your Desk, Read This

Prof. Vohs in TIME — Friday, September 20, 2013


Want a More Relaxed Evening? Do This Before You Leave Work

Prof. Vohs in the National Post — Friday, September 20, 2013


TCF Tops Study's Complaint List

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, September 18, 2013


Want a More Relaxed Evening? Do This Before You Leave Work

Prof. Glomb's research in The Huffington Post — Friday, September 20, 2013


A Messy Desk? You're Just Creative

Profs. Redden and Vohs's research on Marketplace — Thursday, September 19, 2013


Cereals Return from the Grave

Prof. Griskevicius in the Star Tribune — Sunday, September 15, 2013


MNsure Security Breach Shows Need for Oversight, Expert Says

Prof. Parente on KARE — Friday, September 13, 2013


Worker for Minnesota ObamaCare 'Exchange' Releases Private Info in Security Breach

Prof. Parente in the Associated Press — Friday, September 13, 2013


Minnesota Cup Has Grown into Largest State Contest for Emerging Business Ideas

MinnPost — Monday, September 16, 2013


It's Not 'Mess.' It's Creativity.

Prof. Vohs's op-ed piece in the New York Times Sunday Review — Friday, September 13, 2013


MN Cup Provides Mentorship, Money for Business Startups

Minnesota Daily — Thursday, September 12, 2013


Compensation Research Summer Camp

Profs. Manchester and Sojourner in Workspan - August 2013


MNsure Marketing Ramps Up Ahead of Key Deadlines

Prof. Akshay Rao on KSTP-TV — Wednesday, September 04, 2013


Small business: Minneapolis Entry-level Recruiting Firm Grows Nationally

John Stavig in the Star Tribune — Sunday, September 01, 2013


7 Ways To Make Things Taste Better (With Zero Extra Effort)

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Wednesday, September 04, 2013


Legislators Challenge Wisconsin's Business-climate Claims

Prof. Shaver's House testimony in the Star Tribune — Thursday, August 29, 2013


Stressed at Work? Reflect on the Positive

Prof. Glomb in the Wall Street Journal — Wednesday, September 04, 2013


Schafer: Here's How Our Stupid Choices May Be Rational

Prof. Griskevicius in the Star Tribune — Thursday, August 29, 2013


Do Rituals Make Beverages and Foods Taste Better?

Prof. Vohs in USA Today — Saturday, August 24, 2013


Messy Desk, Creative Mind? Study Says Yes

Profs. Vohs and Redden's research on NBC's TODAY — Thursday, August 22, 2013


Rituals Make Our Food More Flavorful

Prof. Vohs in the New York Times -


Cluttered Rooms Jump-Start Creative Minds

Prof. Vohs in Healthline News — Saturday, August 10, 2013


Health Care Debate Hits State Fair

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Saturday, August 10, 2013


Home> Technology Tidy or Messy Environment Can Impact Decisions and Behavior, Study Says

Prof. Vohs on Good Morning America — Sunday, August 11, 2013


Messy Office a Fertile Ground for Creative Mind: Study

Prof. Vohs in U.S. News & World Report — Saturday, August 17, 2013


St. Paul Firm Helps Schools Manage Their Finances

John Stavig in the Star Tribune — Sunday, August 11, 2013


Keep that Messy Desk? U Study Finds 'Chaotic Clutter' may Promote Creativity

Prof. Redden in MinnPost — Monday, September 09, 2013


Why It's Good to Have Military Vets in the Classroom

Dean Zaheer in MPR's On Campus — Friday, August 09, 2013


From Union Halls to City Hall: How Unions Create Middle Class Public Leaders

Prof. Sojourner's piece in Demos — Friday, August 09, 2013


Veterans: Minnesota B-School Wants You!

Dean Zaheer in Bloomberg Businessweek — Thursday, August 08, 2013


Study: Messy Desks Get Creative Juices Flowing

Prof. Vohs on Morning Edition — Wednesday, August 07, 2013


Women's High-dollar Products Used as Deterrents

Prof. Griskevicius in the Edmund Sun — Friday, July 26, 2013


A Very Expensive, Designer Way to Keep Other Women Away From Your Man

Prof. Griskevicius's research in Glamour — Monday, July 29, 2013


Sorry, Food Porn Haters: Instagramming Your Meal Makes It Taste Better

Prof. Vohs in Jezebel.com — Wednesday, July 31, 2013


Ad Giants Likely to Find 'Merger of Equals' a Tough Balancing Act

Dean Zaheer in the Wall Street Journal — Monday, July 29, 2013


Women May Buy Designer Bags to Protect Their Relationships, Study Suggests

Prof. Griskevicius on CBS News — Tuesday, July 30, 2013


Ritual Behaviours Enhance Food and Drink

Prof. Vohs in Science Omega — Monday, July 29, 2013


Say on Executive Pay: Thumbs up -- or Thumb in the Eye

Prof. Maitland in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, July 30, 2013


General Mills' Betty Crocker Toasts Same-sex Marriage

Prof. Rao on KARE — Monday, July 29, 2013


Boom or bust? Reaction to Publicis-Omnicom deal

Dean Zaheer in PR Week — Monday, July 29, 2013


Cheating Study Reveals That Designer Handbags Could Deter Infidelity

Prof. Griskevicius in the Huffington Post — Friday, July 26, 2013


UK Falls Behind Rest of Europe in Business Start-ups

Senior Lecturer Bartlett in the Financial Times — Monday, July 29, 2013


Singing 'Happy Birthday' Makes the Cake Taste Better

Prof. Vohs on NBC News — Tuesday, July 30, 2013


Women Use Designer Goods to Ward off Rivals, Suggests U of M Study

Prof. Griskevicius in MinnPost — Monday, July 29, 2013


You Can Help by Improving to Healthier Choices


Why Women Shop: To Ward off Love Rivals

Prof. Griskevicius in The Times of India — Saturday, July 27, 2013


Study: Luxury Items Play a Role in Protecting a Relationship

Prof. Griskevicius on CBSAtlanta.com — Thursday, July 25, 2013


Study: A Designer Purse Can Prevent Women From Flirting With Your Man

KSTP-TV — Wednesday, July 24, 2013


'U' Study: Women Buy Expensive Gear To Ward Off Rivals

Prof. Griskevicius on WCCO — Thursday, July 25, 2013


Big Names Populate Mayo Expansion Board

Prof. Parente on WCCO — Tuesday, July 23, 2013


How You Unwrap Candy Can Make It Taste Better: The Power Of Food Rituals

Prof. Vohs in Forbes — Thursday, July 25, 2013


Rituals Make Food (and Drinks) Taste Better

Prof. Vohs in TIME — Wednesday, July 24, 2013


Singing Happy Birthday Before Having a Slice of Cake Makes It Taste BETTER, Claim Scientists

Prof. Vohs in the Daily Mail — Monday, July 22, 2013


Food Rituals Tickle Your Taste Buds

Prof. Vohs in Medical News Today — Tuesday, July 23, 2013


Small Rituals Before Eating Can Make Food More Enjoyable: A Study

Prof. Vohs in Nature World News — Tuesday, July 23, 2013


Mealtime Routines and Rituals Improve Flavor

Prof. Vohs in Salon — Monday, July 22, 2013


How Obamacare's 'Privacy Nightmare' Database Really Works


Perform a Short Ritual before Eating to Improve Food Taste

Prof. Vohs in Business Standard — Monday, July 22, 2013


Does Performing A 'Ritual' Make Food Taste Better?

Prof. Vohs in RedOrbit — Monday, July 22, 2013


University Salary Gap among the Highest in Big Ten, State

Prof. Budd in the Minnesota Daily — Wednesday, July 10, 2013


More Parents are Keeping Their Kids on the Family Phone Plan

Prof. Vittorio in the Star Tribune — Friday, July 05, 2013


Step away from the Cookie Plate! How Exercising Self-Control is 'the Key to Happier Living'

Prof. Vohs in The Daily Mail — Monday, July 08, 2013


Observers Gloomy about Minnesota Orchestra's Future

Prof. Budd on Minnesota Public Radio — Wednesday, July 03, 2013


The IRS: Necessary Evil, but Thwarted

Paul Gutterman's commentary in the Star Tribune — Sunday, June 30, 2013


Pentagon Cancels Emergency Measures, Lets UnitedHealthcare Approve Tricare Referrals

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, July 02, 2013


Willpower & Self Control in Consumer Decision Making

Prof. Vohs in AARP Washington — Thursday, June 27, 2013


The Pros & Cons Of Cell Phone Insurance

Prof. Whitman on WCCO-TV — Monday, June 24, 2013


The Power of a 'Project Beard' and Other Office Rituals

Prof. Vohs in the Wall Street Journal — Tuesday, June 25, 2013


You Pay Him, and He'll Lie for You

Prof. Maitland in the Pioneer Press — Saturday, June 22, 2013


Think NSA Spying Is Bad? Here Comes ObamaCare Hub

Prof. Parente in Investors Business Daily — Tuesday, June 25, 2013


How Money Makes You Lie and Cheat

Prof. Vohs in TIME — Wednesday, June 19, 2013


Schafer: Target missing an opportunity to take the lead on Bangladesh

Prof. Sinha in the Star Tribune — Saturday, June 08, 2013


Six Research-Backed Tips on Maximizing Your Happiness Now!

Prof. Vohs in Psychology Today — Wednesday, June 12, 2013


Large Companies: Employee Engagement Comes through Loud and Clear

Prof. Glomb in the Star Tribune — Monday, June 17, 2013


Some Carriers Opt out of Minnesota Insurance Marketplace


Names, Number of Companies on Minnesota Health Exchange for 2014 is Unclear

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Sunday, June 02, 2013


Three Professors Share Crowdfunding Research--Tune In To Learn How To Make Your Campaign A Success

Prof. Burtch in Forbes — Monday, June 03, 2013


British Pop Bubble Bursts - but Robbie Williams Still Flies the Flag

Prof. Waldfogel in The Observer — Sunday, June 02, 2013


Brit-pop Bubble Bursts as People Shun Songs from the UK and Choose to Listen to Their Own Country's Music Instead

Prof. Waldfogel in the Daily Mail — Sunday, June 02, 2013


Prominent MN Women React To Facebook COO's 'Lean In' Book

Dean Zaheer on WCCO-TV — Sunday, June 02, 2013


Cracking the Case

Senior Lecturer Corrie Feilder in Perspectives at Singapore Management University — Wednesday, May 29, 2013


Slow the Seed to Happiness and Success

Prof Vohs in Psychology Today — Tuesday, May 28, 2013


American Crystal Sugar Lockout Ends

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, May 28, 2013


The More You Think About Money, The Less People Like You

Prof. Vohs in Business Insider — Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Prof. Vohs in Business Insider — Wednesday, May 29, 2013


Thought of Money Makes You Less Social, Study Suggests

Prof. Vohs in LiveScience — Tuesday, May 28, 2013


SEC Should Adopt Franken Plan on Credit Ratings Agencies

Prof. Vaaler quoted in Star Tribune Editorial — Thursday, May 23, 2013


Women in Business 2013--Srilata Zaheer

Dean Zaheer honored in the Business Journal — Friday, May 24, 2013


Tax Reform: Are You Really a Believer?

Paul Gutterman's commentary in the Star Tribune — Thursday, May 23, 2013


Good Question: Why Do Gas Prices Go Up Faster Than They Go Down?

Prof. Akshay Rao on WCCO-TV — Thursday, May 23, 2013


This is Your Brain on Antidrug Ads

Prof. Vohs's research in Cognitive Neuroscience Society — Saturday, May 18, 2013


Research: What JPMorgan Shareholders Should Know About Splitting the CEO and Chair Roles

Prof. Dey's HBR Blog Network entry — Monday, May 13, 2013


Why JPMorgan's Jamie Dimon Is Wall Street's Indispensable Man

Prof. Dey's research in Bloomberg Businessweek — Thursday, May 16, 2013


Fast Fashion, Cheap Clothes and the Bangladesh Disaster

Prof. Maitland on KQED's Forum — Monday, May 06, 2013


High-risk Health Providers Stay in Business Thanks to State Insurance

Senior Lecturer Frank Beil - Star Tribune — Sunday, May 05, 2013


High-risk Health Providers Stay in Business Thanks to State Insurance

Senior Lecturer Frank Beil - Star Tribune — Sunday, May 05, 2013


Minnesota Health Exchange Board is Strong

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Monday, May 06, 2013


Good Question: Should We Force People To Save For Retirement??

Prof. Sojourner on WCCO-TV — Thursday, May 02, 2013


Translating Savings to Retirement Income

Prof. Manchester in the Squared Away Blog — Tuesday, April 30, 2013


Interview: Marilyn Carlson Nelson On Retirement, Business & Human Rights

Marilyn Carlson Nelson (Board of Overseer Member and Senior Lecturer) on WCCO-TV — Tuesday, April 30, 2013


Is Stock Market Trading Good for Society?

Prof. Fang in OUPblog — Monday, April 29, 2013


Is Your Life Strategy Like Walmart or the Apple Store?

Prof. Griskevicius in Psychology Today — Saturday, April 27, 2013


Minnesota Companies and Workers Cache in on Big Data

Prof. Bapna in the Star Tribune — Thursday, April 25, 2013


How Can We Conserve Water? Do What Strangers Do

Prof. Griskevicius in Psychology Today — Thursday, April 11, 2013


After Lockout, Crystal Claims Success, but Prices Paid by Workers, Company

Prof. Budd in the Grand Forks Herald — Sunday, April 21, 2013


For Crystal Union Workers, It's Back to Work, but not to Normal

Prof. Budd in The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead — Saturday, April 20, 2013


Trimmed hedges

Prof. Aggarwal's research on hedge fund transparency in The Economist — Saturday, April 06, 2013


To Get More Hours out of Your Day, Look at Something Awesome

Prof. Vohs in Quartz — Monday, April 15, 2013


Women in Business Award Winners Announced

Dean Zaheer in the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal — Friday, April 12, 2013


Easy, Big Guy

Prof. Griskevicius in Men's Health Malaysia — Friday, April 12, 2013


Minnesota Hospital Merger Talks Derail

Prof. Parente in Kaiser Health News — Thursday, April 11, 2013


Sanford Ends Bid for Fairview

Prof. Parente on Minnesota Public Radio — Thursday, April 11, 2013


Strengthen Your Willpower

Prof. Vohs in the McClatchy News Service — Saturday, April 06, 2013


A Scare Tactic Could Boost Savings

Prof. Sojourner and Manchester in the Wall Street Journal's MarketWatch — Tuesday, April 09, 2013


Caribou To Close 80 Stores, Change 88 More To Peet's

Prof. Kaul on WCCO — Monday, April 08, 2013


University of Minnesota, Sanford Courting Fairview Health Systems

Prof. Parente on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Monday, April 08, 2013


Schafer: Pressure to Grow Drives Talks at Fairview

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Sunday, April 07, 2013


Do Income Projections Affect Retirement Saving?

Profs. Manchester and Sojourner in Nerd's Eye View — Friday, April 05, 2013


Joel Waldfogel's Ambilavence about Amazon's Acquisition of Goodreads

Prof. Waldfogel in Economist's View — Thursday, April 04, 2013


Income Projections Have Small but Significant Effect on Participant Savings Rates

Profs. Manchester and Sojourner in the Retirement Income Journal — Thursday, April 04, 2013


Sex Ratio Influences Choices Made by Men and Women: Study

Prof. Griskevicius in The Indian Express — Thursday, April 04, 2013


Minnesota Health Plans See Increased Spending in 2012

Prof. Parente in the St. Cloud Times — Tuesday, April 02, 2013


Minnesota Health Plans See Increased Costs in 2012

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Monday, April 01, 2013


These Charts Reveal The Secrets To Motivation

Prof. Vohs's chart in Business Insider — Friday, March 29, 2013


Study: Female Dean at Business Schools Doesn't Impact Female Enrollment

Dean Zaheer in The Daily Iowan - 3/281/3


Federal, State Battles Waged over Minimum Pay

Prof. Sojourner in The Forum — Friday, March 22, 2013


How can I get Rich? Your Response to Financial Trouble

Prof. Griskevicius in Psychology Today — Sunday, March 17, 2013


SEIU Local 26 Vabor Victory Moves Working Poor Closer to Middle Class

Prof. Sojourner in the Twin Cities Daily Planet — Monday, March 18, 2013


Statistics Should Not Deter Women From Applying to Business School

Dean Zaheer in U.S. News — Sunday, March 17, 2013


Budgeting for Love: Money and Multicultural Weddings

Prof. Akshay Rao on Marketplace Money — Friday, March 15, 2013


Bill to Prioritize Veteran Admission

Dean Zaheer in the Minnesota Daily — Wednesday, March 13, 2013


Even With a Female Dean, Most MBAs Are Still Men

Dean Zaheer in Bloomberg Businessweek — Wednesday, March 13, 2013


Rochester IBM Production Heading to Mexico, N.Y.

Prof. Marcus on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Wednesday, March 06, 2013


IBM Moving Rochester Production to NY, Mexico

Prof. Marcus on Minnesota Public Radio — Wednesday, March 06, 2013


5 Signs You're Meant to be an Entrepreneur

Prof. Vohs in Yahoo Finance — Monday, March 04, 2013


Vohs Interviewed on New BBC Radio 4 Program

Prof. Kathleen Vohs on Episode 1 of The Human Zoo — Tuesday, March 05, 2013


Sam's Club Offers Discounted Membership through Daily Deal Site

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Monday, March 04, 2013


Minnesota GOP Must Learn Social Media is a Two-way Street

Prof. Bapna in MinnPost — Monday, March 04, 2013


Twin Cities Security Officers Reach Tentative Agreement; Union Claims Win

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Friday, March 01, 2013


Pres. Kaler: U of M Needs 'Bold Ideas' That Fit 'Minnesota Way'

Dean Zaheer in MPR News — Thursday, February 28, 2013


Sun Country Airlines Ex-CEO Gadek Say Split was Mutual Decision

Prof. Marcus in the Star Tribune — Friday, March 01, 2013


Good Question: Is Telecommuting A Failure?

Prof. Leslie on WCCO-TV — Tuesday, February 26, 2013


Medicare Needs Fixing, but Not Right Now

Prof. Parente in the New York Times — Tuesday, February 26, 2013


Best Buy Cutting 400 HQ Jobs

Prof. Akshay Rao on WCCO-TV — Tuesday, February 26, 2013


Best Buy to Cut 400 Jobs at Corporate Headquarters

Prof. Akshay Rao on KARE — Tuesday, February 26, 2013


Veterans Recruited for MBA Programs at University of Minnesota's Carlson School of Management

Star Tribune — Monday, February 25, 2013


Should Minnesota Raise Minimum Wage? Yes.

Prof. Sojourner's OpEd in the Star Tribune — Sunday, February 24, 2013


Minnesota Orchestra and SPCO Musicians Learn to Play the Field

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Saturday, February 23, 2013


Schafer: Talent is the Key to Twin Cities' Cluster of Giant Firms

Prof. Shaver in the Star Tribune — Friday, February 22, 2013


What is a Good Life?

Prof. Vohs in The Week — Wednesday, February 13, 2013


Mayo Clinic Gets Good Bill of Financial Health

Prof. Parente in the Post Bulletin — Friday, February 22, 2013


American Job Seekers Think Increasing the Minimum Wage Would be Good for Them, and the Country

Prof. Sojourner's piece on The Economic Policy Institute Blog — Wednesday, February 20, 2013


What a Mess: Chaos and Creativity

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Wednesday, February 20, 2013


New Trend in Teen Saving: Allowance Switches to Plastic

Prof. Marcus on KARE-TV — Monday, February 18, 2013


Evaluating the U's Social Media Prowess

Prof. Bapna in the Minnesota Daily — Tuesday, February 19, 2013


Comcast's Twin Cities Cable TV Rates Increase

Prof. George John in the Minneapolis St. Paul Business Journal — Monday, February 18, 2013


Business Research Questions Return on Corporate Political Cash

Profs. Aggarwal and Wang in the Star Tribune — Sunday, February 17, 2013

Profs. Aggarwal and Wang in the Star Tribune — Sunday, February 17, 2013


Home Business Research Questions Return on Corporate Political Cash

Profs. Aggarwal and Wang in the Star Tribune — Sunday, February 17, 2013


Tevlin: New Frac-sand Job for Red Wing Mayor is Legal but Dumb

Prof. Maitland in the Star Tribune — Sunday, February 17, 2013


Comcast's Rate Increase Masked by 'Drip Pricing'

Prof. George John in the Pioneer Press — Sunday, February 17, 2013


Far Out Friday: Why Single Men May Be Your Most Lucrative Clients

Prof. Griskevicius in Australian Broker Online — Friday, February 15, 2013


M&A Deals: Minnesota Merges Globally

Prof. Shaver in the Minneapolis - St. Paul Business Journal — Friday, February 15, 2013


Valentine's Day a Show of Wealth for Single Men?

Prof. Griskevicius in HealthDay News — Wednesday, February 13, 2013


If Wife Earns More, Husband's Sexual Performance May Suffer

Prof. Vohs in Health Day — Monday, February 11, 2013


The Nerve-Racking, Soul-Searching, Exhilarating Process of Shopping for a Handbag

Prof. Vohs in the Wall Street Journal — Saturday, February 09, 2013


Schafer: A Thriving Rochester is Mayo Clinic's Only Option

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Sunday, February 10, 2013


MBA Programs in Supply Chain Management: Beyond Logistics

Profs. Linderman, Sinha, and Donohue in Find MBA — Tuesday, February 05, 2013


Campus Banking to Get Look from Feds

Prof. Houston in the Minnesota Daily — Tuesday, February 05, 2013


Mayo Clinic Pitch Reminiscent of Vikings Stadium? Some Think So

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Friday, February 01, 2013


Don't Bet on Tax Reform Anytime Soon

Paul Gutterman in the Star Tribune — Thursday, January 31, 2013


TECHdotMN TV short: BigDataMN with Ravi Bapna

Prof. Bapna in TECHdotMN — Tuesday, January 29, 2013


Good Question: Is The 401(k) Program A Success Or Failure?

Professor Manchester on WCCO-TV — Wednesday, January 23, 2013


How Scarcity Leads to Spending

Prof. Griskevicius in TIME — Monday, January 21, 2013


Why a Recession (and Cavemen) Could Lead People to Save Less Money

Prof. Griskevicius in News.Com.Au — Wednesday, January 23, 2013


Tax Rates Rise for All in the New Year

Senior Lecturer Paul Gutterman in the Minnesota Daily — Wednesday, January 23, 2013


Go West? Big Data Fits Nicely Right Here

Prof. Bapna in the Star Tribune — Friday, January 18, 2013


People Who Grow up Poor More Likely to Splash out in a Recession, Study Claims

Prof. Griskevicius in the Mail Online — Tuesday, January 15, 2013


Mayo Clinic, UnitedHealth Form Health Research Lab in Massachusetts

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Tuesday, January 15, 2013


How to Manage Your Time Better at Work

Prof. Leroy on WCCO-TV — Thursday, January 10, 2013


What Leads to a Happy Life: Meaning or Pure Pleasure?

Prof. Vohs's research in The Globe and Mail — Monday, January 09, 2012


There's More to Life Than Being Happy

Prof. Vohs in The Atlantic — Wednesday, January 09, 2013


Study Finds Single Successful Women Are Career Driven Because They Are Not Marriage Worthy, What?

Prof. Griskevicius in The Inquisitr — Tuesday, January 01, 2013


Can't Ring the Register on Tax Reform

Paul Gutterman's commentary in the Star Tribune — Friday, January 04, 2013


The Psychology of Desire Reveals How to Achieve Any New Year's Resolution

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Monday, December 31, 2012


Rise of the High-flying Singletons

Prof. Griskevicius in the Daily Mail — Monday, December 31, 2012


Consumer-behavior Research Can Teach Us About Pitfalls

Prof. Redden in The Seattle Times — Saturday, December 22, 2012


The Psychology of Christmas Presents

Prof. Waldfogel in the Huffington Post — Tuesday, December 25, 2012


Good Question: Is It Better To Give Or To Receive?

Prof. Waldfogel on WCCO-TV — Monday, December 24, 2012


Factory fires bedevil garment industry

Prof. Sinha in the Star Tribune — Saturday, December 22, 2012


Factory fires bedevil garment industry

Prof. Sinha in the Star Tribune — Saturday, December 22, 2012


Waiting Pays Off For Holiday Bargain Hunters

Prof. Akshay Rao on WCCO-TV — Friday, December 21, 2012


It Hurts Unions, but Does It Help States' Economies?

Profs. Budd and Sojourner in the Fargo Forum — Saturday, December 15, 2012


Scroogenomics: Three in Four Say They Will Not Buy Christmas Presents This Year

Prof. Waldfogel in The Telegraph — Tuesday, December 11, 2012


Benefit of Right-to-Work Laws Hard to Measure

Profs. Budd and Sojourner in the Grand Forks Herald — Saturday, December 15, 2012


Benefit of Right-to-Work Laws Hard to Measure

Profs. Budd and Sojourner in the Grand Forks Herald — Saturday, December 15, 2012


Measuring Success in New Ways

Dean Zaheer in Inside Higher Ed — Monday, December 17, 2012


Eco-Friendly Christmas Tips: How To Save Energy During The Holidays

Prof. Waldfogel in the Huffington Post — Sunday, December 16, 2012


Buying Useless Gifts Again? Try Giving an Experience Instead

Prof. Waldfogel in National Times — Wednesday, December 12, 2018


Stop the (holiday) music

Prof. Redden in the Star Tribune — Thursday, December 13, 2012


Learn to Stretch Success

Prof. Ahluwalia in Business Standard — Monday, December 10, 2012


Shopping in the Ever-expanding Lap of Luxury

Prof. Loken in the Star Tribune — Monday, December 10, 2012


Tarullo Telegraphs Fed's Plans to Cap Bank Size

Prof. Boyd's research in Bloomberg — Sunday, December 09, 2012


Dreaming of a Tight Christmas

Prof. Waldfogel in FT Magazine — Friday, November 30, 2012


The Economics of Gift Giving

Prof. Waldfogel on Marketplace — Friday, December 07, 2012


Column: Potential ObamaCare Privacy Nightmare

Prof. Parente's op-ed in USA Today — Thursday, December 06, 2012


Why the 'Tax the Rich' Debate Doesn't Matter

Senior Lecturer Paul Gutterman's commentary in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, December 05, 2012


Counting Bites May Help to Lose Weight

Prof. Redden's research in UPI — Wednesday, December 05, 2012


The Perfect Gift for That Perfect Person: You

Prof. Waldfogel on American Public Media's Marketplace — Monday, December 03, 2012


American Crystal Sugar Workers Vote Today on Contract

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Saturday, December 01, 2012


Are Women More Charitable Than Men?

Prof. Leslie in GoodTherapy.org — Monday, December 03, 2012


Holiday Shopping Tips From Behavioral Economists

Prof. Waldfogel in Bloomberg View — Tuesday, November 27, 2012


Children's Hospitals Christens Its Renovated Emergency Room

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Thursday, November 29, 2012


Children's Hospitals Christens Its Renovated Emergency Room

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Thursday, November 29, 2012


Working Hard at Cyber Shopping

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Thursday, November 29, 2012


Minneapolis: Neiman's, Target Hope for a hit, Not a Missoni

Senior Lecturer John Marinovich in the Pioneer Press — Friday, November 30, 2012


Players Blast Minnesota Orchestra Moves

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, November 28, 2012


Teetering on the Edge

Senior Lecturer Paul Guterman on WCCO-AM — Saturday, November 17, 2012


Analysis: U.S. pilots vote on deals, other airline staff agitate

Prof. Budd in Reuters — Wednesday, November 28, 2012


Scroogenomics and the Reality of the Reindeer Sweater

Prof. Waldfogel in The Spec — Tuesday, November 27, 2012


Ladies Nights Amp up the Fun and Spending

Prof. Vohs in the Star Tribune — Saturday, November 24, 2012


Republicans Rethink Strategy for Obamacare Repeal

Prof. Parente in Newsmax — Monday, November 26, 2012


Court Allows Liquidation of Hostess

Prof. Budd in the New York Times — Wednesday, November 21, 2012


Black Friday Sales Encroach Earlier on Thanksgiving

Prof. Akshay Rao on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Tuesday, November 20, 2012


Thanksgiving Now - Will Stores Open Christmas Day Next?

Prof. Waldfogel on WCCO-TV — Monday, November 19, 2012


Consumers Get Optimistic, but CEOs Hold Back

Prof. Maitland in the Star Tribune — Friday, November 16, 2012


Thanks-buying? Stores to Start Shopping Season on the Holiday

Prof. Loken in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, November 14, 2012


Minnesota Orchestra Dispute Intensifies, with 21 More Concerts Canceled

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Friday, November 09, 2012


High Government Exposure Stocks "Outperform" under Democrats

Prof. Belo in The Financial — Thursday, November 08, 2012


Get What You Pay For? Not Always

Profs. Aggarwal and Wang in the New York Times — Tuesday, November 06, 2012


Even at Liquidators, Sales Are Drying Up

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Monday, November 05, 2012


St. Jude Medical's Job Cuts May Pay Off

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Saturday, November 03, 2012


12 Easy Ways to Eat Less Without Realizing It

Prof. Vohs in Shine from Yahoo! — Friday, November 02, 2012


With Hindsight (Bias), Everyone is a Brilliant Political Pundit

Prof. Vohs in MinnPost — Friday, November 02, 2012


Lockouts Gain Momentum as Minnesota Employers Seek Upper Hand

Prof. Budd in MinnPost — Friday, November 02, 2012


Facebook 'More Addictive than Sex'

Prof. Vohs's research in The Times of India — Friday, November 02, 2012


US Political Stereotypes and Investing

Prof. Frederico Belo in Financial Times — Tuesday, October 30, 2012


Health Platforms: Romney Focuses on Cost Control

Prof. Parente in MedPage Today — Thursday, November 01, 2012


World's Best B-School Professors: Aks Zaheer

Prof. Aks Zaheer in Poets & Quants — Monday, October 29, 2012


World's Best B-School Professors: Myles Shaver

Prof. Shaver in Poets & Quants — Monday, October 29, 2012


World's 50 Best Business School Professors

Profs. Aks Zaheer and Myles Shaver in Poets & Quants — Monday, October 29, 2012


That Guy Won? Why We Knew It All Along

Prof. Vohs in the New York Times — Monday, October 29, 2012


Employers Get Control by Turning to Lockouts

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Sunday, October 28, 2012


The Future of Retail: Shopping More at Smaller Stores

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Star Tribune — Sunday, October 28, 2012


Facebook, Email More Irresistible Than Sex

Prof. Vohs's research on ABC News — Sunday, October 28, 2012


Health Insurers Adding 'Pop-up' Stores to Malls, Shopping Centers

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Wednesday, October 24, 2012


Best Buy Banks on Boost from Windows 8 Debut

Prof. Akshay Rao on FOX-9 — Wednesday, October 24, 2012


The Experience of Awe Can Slow Down Perceived Time in People's Lives

Prof. Vohs's research in the Washington Post — Wednesday, October 24, 2012


'Addictive' Cigarette Smoking Games On Smartphones Target Kids

Prof. Loken on NPR — Tuesday, October 23, 2012


The Experience of Awe Can Slow Down Perceived Time in People's Lives

Prof. Vohs in the Washington Times — Tuesday, October 23, 2012


HuffPo: The Psychology of Hindsight Bias

Prof. Vohs's Huffington Post blog — Wednesday, October 17, 2012


Locked-out Minnesota Orchestra Musicians Put on Their Own Show

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Friday, October 19, 2012


The Harsh Reality Of Flexible Work Schedules

Profs. Leslie and Manchester in HuffPost Business — Thursday, October 18, 2012


Medicare: Sorting out Fact from Fiction in Proposals

Prof. Parente on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Thursday, October 18, 2012


Clinic Touts Insurance-free Pay Plan

Prof. Parente in the Business Journal — Friday, October 12, 2012


Warehouse Sales Undergo Wholesale Decline

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Friday, October 12, 2012


Tumultuous Times for American Orchestras

Prof. Budd on MPR — Wednesday, October 10, 2012


The Hard Truth About Flex Time

Profs. Leslie and Manchester in the Wall Street Journal — Tuesday, October 09, 2012


Good Question: Does Shopping Early For The Holidays Save You Money?

Prof. George John on WCCO-TV — Monday, October 08, 2012


Internet 'Flips' the Idea of How to Teach a Class

Prof. Manchester in the Star Tribune — Monday, October 08, 2012


Romney Favors Health Care Competition, Gives Few Details

Prof. Parente in the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel — Sunday, October 07, 2012


Can Low-Cost Interventions Affect Retirement Saving Behavior?

Profs. Manchester and Sojourner in the NBER Bulletin on Aging and Health


Mattress Buyers Turn Away from the Middle

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune -


Getting the Message Across

Q&A with Prof. Loken in the Star Tribune — Sunday, September 30, 2012


5 Reasons To Eat Something Sweet

Prof. Redden in Men's Fitness — Friday, September 28, 2012


Call of the Mall: Tricks They Use to Make You Spend More

Prof. Akshay Rao in First Post — Friday, September 28, 2012


Why Our Hindsight Bias Really Matters

Prof. Vohs in the British Psychological Society — Thursday, September 27, 2012


Lockouts Becoming More Common in labor Disputes

Prof. Remington on MPR — Thursday, September 27, 2012


Is Carlson As Good As Ross or Haas? Sri Zaheer Thinks So

Poets & Quants — Thursday, September 27, 2012


The Fallacy of Willpower and Complexities of Overeating

Prof. Redden on Access Minnesota — Wednesday, September 26, 2012


How To Feel More Time-Rich

Prof. Vohs in the MIT Sloan Management Review — Wednesday, September 26, 2012


How Awe Stops Your Clock

Prof. Vohs in Scientific American — Tuesday, September 25, 2012


Orchestra Headed Toward Lockout?

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Monday, September 24, 2012


The Choice Obama (And My 4-Year-Old Son) Won't Make

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Thursday, September 20, 2012


Some Things are Worth the Wait

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Star Tribune — Friday, September 21, 2012


Tight Time for Seasonal Jobs in Retail

Prof. Akshay Rao on KARE — Thursday, September 20, 2012


Why Did You Know It All Along?

Prof. Vohs in Psychology Today — Thursday, September 20, 2012


General Mills' Earnings Unhurt by Boycott over Marriage Issue

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Pioneer Press — Thursday, September 20, 2012


Schafer: 'Customer' Gives Way to 'Guest' at Regis Corp.

Prof. Zellmer-Bruhn in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, September 18, 2012


Ego Depletion, Motivation and Attention: A New Model of Self-Control

Prof. Vohs in Big Think — Tuesday, September 18, 2012


Good Question: Do Strikes Pay Off?

Prof. Budd on WCCO-TV — Monday, September 17, 2012


The Surprising Economics of Sex Ratios

Prof. Griskevicius in The Atlantic Cities — Monday, September 17, 2012


Are ADHD Medications Overprescribed?

Prof. Parente's research in the Wall Street Journal — Friday, September 14, 2012


Offices Go to the Dogs

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, September 11, 2012


Eat Dessert First? It Might Help You Control Your Diet

Prof. Redden in Medical Xpress — Tuesday, September 11, 2012


Hindsight - Can We Really Predict Certain Outcomes?

Prof. Vohs in Medical News Today — Monday, September 10, 2012


Why We Think We 'Knew it All Along': Researchers Reveals the Secrets of Hindsight

Prof. Vohs in The Daily Mail — Friday, September 07, 2012


Expert Prognosticator? Not So Fast, Researchers Warn

Prof. Vohs's research in RedOrbit.com — Monday, September 10, 2012


House Calls Ring a Bell

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Sunday, September 09, 2012


How You Knew Something Was Going to Happen Even Before It Did

Prof. Vohs in TruthDive.com — Friday, September 07, 2012


Dieting and Willpower

Prof. Redden in the The British Psychological Society — Monday, September 03, 2012


Men Are More Economically Impulsive When They Outnumber Women

Prof. Griskevicius in The Daily Stat — Wednesday, September 05, 2012


Mind Hack: Use Postcard Moments to Bend Time

Prof. Vohs in Deliberatism.com — Sunday, September 02, 2012


Is the 'Lipstick Effect' Rooted in Evolutionary Psychology?

Prof. Griskevicius on ABC News — Tuesday, September 04, 2012


HealthPartners, Park Nicollet to Merge

Prof. Parente on MPR — Thursday, August 30, 2012


Is the 'Lipstick Effect' Rooted in Evolutionary Psychology?

Prof. Griskevicius on ABC News — Tuesday, September 04, 2012


2 Giants - HealthPartners, Park Nicollet - Plan to Merge

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Thursday, August 30, 2012


Area Retailers Already Hiring For The Holidays

Prof. George John on WCCO-TV — Thursday, August 30, 2012


Union Angst at Supervalu

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Sunday, September 02, 2012


HealthPartners-Park Nicollet Merger Greeted with Caution

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Friday, August 31, 2012


Possessed by Money

Feature on Prof. Kathleen Vohs in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, August 29, 2012


XLRI confers alumnus award on 80s' alumnus

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Business Standard — Monday, August 27, 2012


XLRI confers Distinguished Alumnus Award on Dr. Akshay Rao, an alumnus of BM batch of 1980

Prof. Akshay Rao in the India Education Diary — Thursday, August 23, 2012


U of M Launching a Data Science Lab

Prof. Bapna in TECHdotMN — Friday, August 17, 2012


The Republican Plan to Overhaul Health Care

Prof. Parente in the Washington Post — Monday, August 27, 2012


Imagining a World of no Patents - or Patent Wars

Prof. Bapna in the Star Tribune — Sunday, August 26, 2012


For Hubert Joly at Best Buy: A To-do List

Prof. Forbes in the Mpls. St. Paul Business Journal — Friday, August 24, 2012


Want More Self-control over What You Eat? Just Pay Attention, U of M Study Suggests

Prof. Redden in MinnPost — Thursday, August 23, 2012


Study: Engagement Ring Spending Increases When There Are Fewer Ladies

Prof. Griskevicius in JCK — Tuesday, August 21, 2012


Company Reacts to Carlson CEO Moving to Best Buy

Prof. Forbes on KARE — Monday, August 20, 2012


A Sense of Awe Extends Time

Prof. Vohs's research in the Wall Street Journal — Tuesday, August 14, 2012


When Women Are Scarce, Men Spend More and Save Less: Study

Prof. Griskevicius in Yahoo Canada — Wednesday, August 15, 2012


Mayo Clinic Paying $64 Million to Buy Red Wing Clinic

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Monday, August 13, 2012


'Scarcity' of Women Leads to Costlier Dates, Engagement Rings

Prof. Griskevicius on ABC News — Saturday, August 11, 2012


Med-tech Manufacturer Tackles own Ideas

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Sunday, August 12, 2012


Focus on Research: Something for the Weekend

Prof. Akshay Rao in Financial Times — Friday, August 10, 2012


Pawlenty on 7 corporate boards, raising new VP questions

Prof. Maitland in the Star Tribune — Thursday, August 09, 2012


The Number of Women Around Affects What Men Will Spend on a Date

Prof. Griskevicius in Business Insider — Thursday, August 09, 2012


Best Buy Founder Reveals Plan to Buy up All Company Stock

Prof. Winton on KARE — Monday, August 06, 2012


Can't Make a Decision? This May Be Why

Prof. Vohs in USA Today — Thursday, August 02, 2012


Students Petition to Oust Chick-fil-A

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Minnesota Daily — Wednesday, August 01, 2012


Restricted Stock Grants Powered Trio of Newcomers into the Big 10

Prof. Aggarwal in the Star Tribune — Saturday, July 28, 2012


Watching the Olympics in Search of Awe

Prof. Vohs's research in Psychology Today — Thursday, July 26, 2012


How Aadhaar's Massive ID Project Could Transform the Indian Banking Industry

Prof. Bapna in Fast Company — Thursday, July 26, 2012


Has File-Sharing Hurt the Quality of Music? The Debate Rages On

Prof. Waldfogel in the Wall Street Journal — Tuesday, July 24, 2012


Akshay Rao | Complex Maths Confuses People

Akshay Rao's Q&A with liveMint.com — Wednesday, July 25, 2012


Is That Discount a Good Bargain for You?

Prof. Akshay Rao in liveMint.com — Wednesday, July 25, 2012


Shopping to Go

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Monday, July 23, 2012


Money Can Bring out Our Inner Gordon Gekko

Prof. Vohs on TODAY — Tuesday, July 24, 2012


The Cost of the Medicaid Opt-outs (in One Chart)

Prof. Parente in the Washington Post — Tuesday, July 24, 2012


Minnesota Blue Cross CEO Pushed out after 6 months

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Thursday, July 19, 2012


Awesome Experiences Seem to Slow the Passage of Time

Prof. Vohs in PsychCentral — Monday, July 23, 2012


Tiny Knight is New Voice of Spam

Dave Hopkins in the Star Tribune -


Goin' Cracker(s)

Prof. Waldfogel in Digitopoly — Friday, July 20, 2012


Shoppers Struggle with Math

Prof. Akshay Rao in The Bulletin — Wednesday, July 18, 2012


Legacy of a Jerk

Prof. Vohs on Freakonomics Radio at 16:53 mark — Thursday, July 19, 2012


Study: Families Will Spend $688 On Back-To-School Shopping This Year

Prof. George John on WCCO-TV — Thursday, July 19, 2012


Trying to Resist Temptation? Think about God

Prof. Vohs in Scientific American — Tuesday, July 17, 2012


Target Stocks Cards for Same-sex Couples

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Star Tribune — Monday, July 16, 2012


'People Prefer 50% Free to 33% Lower Price, which is the Same Choice'

Prof. Akshay Rao in DNA — Monday, July 16, 2012


DeMarrais: Beware of Those Advertising Claims That Say 'up to'

Prof. Meyers-Levy in The Record — Sunday, July 15, 2012


Higher-ed Beat: Stopping the Clock Hurts Pay, U Profs' Study Finds

Prof. Leslie in the Star Tribune — Thursday, July 12, 2012


Research Shows College-Aged Women Buy Cosmetics, Strive for Physical Beauty More During Recession

Prof. Griskevicius's research in College Times — Monday, July 09, 2012


More Research Is Proving That Wealth Makes Us Horrible People

Prof. Vohs in Business Insider — Tuesday, July 10, 2012


Consumers Don't Do the Math on Discounts, Study Finds

Prof. Akshay Rao - CNBC — Friday, July 06, 2012


Why Use an Axe when a Scalpel Will Do?

Prof. Akshay Rao in Inside Retailing — Monday, July 09, 2012


The 11 Ways That Consumers Are Hopeless at Math

Prof. Akshay Rao's research in The Atlantic — Friday, July 06, 2012


For Small Businesses, Trademark Battles Are Life or Death

Prof. Torelli in the Star Tribune — Saturday, June 30, 2012


Researchers Say That The More Money You Have, The Less Humane You Become

Prof. Vohs in Business Insider — Thursday, July 05, 2012


The Money-Empathy Gap

Prof. Vohs in New York magazine — Sunday, July 01, 2012


Free Products Are More Enticing For Consumers Than Discounts, Study Finds

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Huffington Post — Thursday, July 05, 2012


Bonus or Discount? The Science of Sales

Prof. Akshay Rao in Yahoo Finance — Wednesday, July 04, 2012


Consumers Opt for 'Extra Product' Deals over Discounts

Prof. Akshay Rao in BizReport — Wednesday, July 04, 2012


Study: Consumers Easily Fooled by Discounts, Freebies

Prof. Akshay Rao in Retail Customer Experience — Monday, July 02, 2012


Something Doesn't Add Up

Prof. Akshay Rao in The Economist — Saturday, June 30, 2012


Supreme Court Upholds Health Care Reform

Prof. Parente on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Thursday, June 28, 2012


General Mills Boycott Urged over Marriage Amendment Stance

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Pioneer Press — Wednesday, June 27, 2012


Self Control is a Finite Renewable Resource

Professors Akshay Rao and Kathleen Vohs in Examiner.com — Tuesday, June 19, 2012


Aetna and Inova Unveil Joint Venture for Improved, Cost-effective Health Care

Prof. Parente in the Washington Post — Friday, June 22, 2012


How Taxes Can Ruin Employee Incentive Programs

Prof. Waldfogel in The Globe and Mail — Wednesday, June 20, 2012


Services Diagnose, Treat Medical Billing Errors

Prof. Parente in USA Today — Thursday, June 21, 2012


A CEO's high living could be red flag for investors

Prof. Dey in the Business Journal — Tuesday, June 19, 2012


General Mills Opposes Marriage Amendment

Prof. Akshay Rao on MPR — Thursday, June 14, 2012


General Mills Against Gay Marriage Ban

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Star Tribune — Thursday, June 14, 2012


The Economics of the Affordable Care Act

Prof. Parente on MPR's The Daily Circuit — Friday, June 15, 2012


A 'Stop the Clock' Penalty

Prof. Leslie in Inside Higher Ed — Thursday, June 14, 2012


Phew! The Science of the Close Call

Prof. Vohs's research on MSNBC — Tuesday, June 12, 2012


If the CEO Owns a Yacht, Should You Sell the Stock?

Prof. Dey's research in CNBC — Monday, June 11, 2012


Having Trouble with Self-Control? It's All In Your Head!

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Tuesday, June 12, 2012


Mayo Clinic to Offer Organ Transplant Consultations at the Mall of America

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Saturday, June 09, 2012


More Minnesotans Driven to Choose High-deductible Health Insurance

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Saturday, June 02, 2012


Forget B-School, D-School Is Hot

Wall Street Journal — Thursday, June 07, 2012


10 Jobs That Won't Be Taken By Robots...Yet

Prof. Subramani in The Fiscal Times — Thursday, June 07, 2012


Donors Hit by Lower Returns

Profs. Aggarwal and Tracy Yue Wang's research in Financial Times — Sunday, May 27, 2012


Psychologists Find That Exposure To Awesome Things Is Good For You

Prof. Vohs in Business Insider — Tuesday, June 05, 2012


Half-Asleep at Your Desk? Easy Fixes to Fight Fatigue

Prof. Vohs's research on TODAY — Thursday, May 31, 2012


The Psychology of 'Phew'

Prof. Vohs in the Wall Street Journal — Tuesday, June 05, 2012


Sights Set on the Global Stage

Dean Zaheer in the Financial Times — Monday, June 04, 2012


Why Cake and Beer Look so Tempting at Night

Prof. Vohs in The Globe and Mail — Tuesday, May 29, 2012


Academic Elites Migrate to 'Green Cities' in Increasing Numbers

Prof. Waldfogel in the Christian Science Monitor — Thursday, May 31, 2012


More Than All-American

Sri Zaheer's video interview with Financial Times — Wednesday, May 09, 2012


Bagged Cereal is Booming at Malt-O-Meal

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Star Tribune — Sunday, June 03, 2012


Used Cars in High Demand Despite Improving Economy

Prof. Akshay Rao on KARE — Monday, May 28, 2012


Why the 7 Deadly Sins Can Be Good

Prof. Vohs in the Herald Sun — Saturday, June 02, 2012


Search for Free Will Pits Scientists Against Philosophers

Prof. Vohs in The Conversation — Friday, June 01, 2012


'Shopkick' App Launches at Target Stores

Prof. Bapna on KARE — Thursday, May 31, 2012


State of the Unions

Prof. Budd in Human Resource Executive Online — Wednesday, May 30, 2012


Lead Essay: How Markets Crowd Out Morals

Prof. Waldfogel in Boston Review - May/June 2012


Investor Sentiment and Stock Prices

Prof. Jianfeng Yu in Morningstar — Monday, May 28, 2012


Laptop Squatters

Prof. Leslie in the Oman Tribune - May 2012


How to Improve Willpower: 3 Research-Based Tips

Prof. Vohs in Thriveworks — Wednesday, May 23, 2012


'Unlikely Partnerships' Work on Sustainability Issues

Prof. Akshay Rao in Finance & Commerce — Wednesday, May 23, 2012


General Mills, Medtronic Announce Job Cuts

Prof. Budd on WCCO — Tuesday, May 22, 2012


Families Pay Average of $20K A Year in Health Care Costs

Prof. Parente on KSTP — Friday, May 18, 2012


Mitt Romney, One Night Stands, and the Economics of Relationships

Prof. Waldfogel's research in The Atlantic — Wednesday, May 16, 2012


Investor Sentiment and Stock Prices: Explaining the Ups and Downs

Prof. Jianfeng Yu in Knowledge@Wharton — Wednesday, May 09, 2012


Riding the Job-search Roller Coaster

Prof. Wanberg in the San Francisco Chronicle — Thursday, May 10, 2012


State of the Unions: What It Means for Workers -- and Everyone Else

Prof. Budd in Knowledge@Wharton — Wednesday, May 09, 2012


Best Buy's Richard Schulze: Stereo Seller to Retail Giant

Prof. George John on MPR — Tuesday, May 15, 2012


Riding the Job-search Roller Coaster

Prof. Wanberg in the Houston Chronicle — Thursday, May 10, 2012


State's Corporate Headquarters a Boon for Real Estate Market

Prof. Shaver in the Star Tribune — Friday, May 11, 2012


Hormones Make 'Sexy Cads' Look Like 'Good Dads'

Prof. Griskevicius's research in USA Today -


India's Unique ID Program Bringing Needy into the Mainstream

Prof. Bapna in IndiaWest — Friday, May 11, 2012


Medical Billing, a World of Hurt: The Most Common Errors, Explained

Prof. Parente in The Plain Dealer — Sunday, May 06, 2012


Cerner's Neal Patterson is a company man to his core

Prof. Parente in the Kansas City Star — Saturday, May 05, 2012


Medical Billing, a World of Hurt: Error-prone System is Headache for Insurers, Providers, Patients

Prof. Parente in The Plain Dealer — Sunday, May 06, 2012


Study of the Day: To Land a Job, Grin and Bear It for More Than 4 Months

Prof. Wanberg in The Atlantic — Friday, May 04, 2012


Car Insurance: Tips On Getting Better Rates

Prof. Whitman on WCCO-TV — Tuesday, May 01, 2012


Corporate Political Donations Linked To Lower Stock Value: Study

Profs. Aggarwal and Wang in the Huffington Post — Wednesday, May 02, 2012


Ladies, dating can be bad for your career goals

Prof. Griskevicius in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, May 01, 2012


Losing Your Job: How It Affects Your Mental Health

Prof. Wanberg in Forbes — Monday, April 30, 2012


8 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Save for Retirement

Prof. Manchester in U.S. News — Monday, April 30, 2012


Choose Health Coverage Like An Economist

Prof. Parente in NPR's Health Blog — Friday, April 27, 2012


Unemployment gets worse before getting better, then it gets worse again, finds U of M study

Prof. Wanberg in City Pages — Monday, April 30, 2012


Lack of Men Leads Women To Choose Career Over Family

Prof. Griskevicius in PsychCentral — Wednesday, April 18, 2012


A Study on Job Seekers' Mental Health

Prof. Wanberg in the Wall Street Journal — Tuesday, April 24, 2012


Why Indians Are at the Helm of So Many Biz Schools in US

Dean Zaheer on NDTV — Wednesday, April 25, 2012


Study Shows Unique ID's Reach to India's Poor

Prof. Bapna in the Wall Street Journal — Tuesday, April 24, 2012


Business Blocs

Twin Cities Business - May 2012


Job prospects looking up for college grads

Prof. Wanberg in UPI — Sunday, April 22, 2012


Communications of the ACM Covers Protein Mapping Tools

Prof. Waldfogel's research in HPC Wire — Thursday, April 19, 2012


Study: Women Are Successful When Men Are Scarce (TCB)

Prof. Griskevicius in Twin Cities Business — Tuesday, April 17, 2012


Scarcity of Men Drives Women's Career Aspirations, Especially True for Less Desirable Women

Prof. Griskevicius in the Medical Daily — Tuesday, April 17, 2012


Scarcity of Men Leads Women to Pursue Careers, Delay Families (KTSP)

Prof. Griskevicius's research on KSTP — Tuesday, April 17, 2012


Study Claims Women Pick Career when Men are Scarce

Prof. Griskevicius's research on FOX9 — Tuesday, April 17, 2012


What Your Taxes Are Telling You About Your Personality

Prof. Vohs in EmpowHer — Monday, April 16, 2012


The Sexual Paradox of Women's Economic Advancement

Prof. Griskevcius's research on MPR — Tuesday, April 17, 2012


U of M Study Says Fewer Men on Campus Leads Women to Careers

Prof. Griskevicius's research on KARE — Tuesday, April 17, 2012


Job-hunt Success Hinges on Positive Attitude, Study Finds

Prof. Connie Wanberg in The Globe and Mail — Friday, April 13, 2012


What Kind of Health Insurance Do Health Economists Buy?

Prof. Parente in the LDI Health Economist - April 2012


Welcome to the Coffeehouse Cubicle

Prof. Leslie in the Star Tribune — Thursday, April 12, 2012


Board: Dunn's Resignation Hasn't Ended Personal Conduct Probe

Prof. Maitland on MPR — Wednesday, April 11, 2012


The Psychology of Whew!

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Sunday, April 10, 2011


Best Buy CEO resigns amid personal conduct investigation

Prof. Akshay Rao on KARE — Tuesday, April 10, 2012


Study: Marriage Market Shapes Career Choices for Women

Prof. Griskevicius's research in USA Today — Wednesday, April 11, 2012


The Easiest Way to Get People to Save More

Profs. Manchester and Sojourner in U.S. News & World Report — Tuesday, March 27, 2012


For HealthEast's Leader, a Lifelong Fascination with How Health Care Works

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Saturday, April 07, 2012


Who Should Replace Brian Dunn As CEO Of Best Buy?

Prof. Akshay Rao in Forbes — Tuesday, April 10, 2012


The Truckless Trucking Company

Prof. Donohue in the Star Tribune — Sunday, April 08, 2012


How the Seven Deadly Sins Can Be Good

Prof. Vohs in the Daily Express — Thursday, April 05, 2012


City Woman is 1st Indian Dean at B-school in U.S.

Dean Zaheer in The Hindu — Friday, April 06, 2012


Another US Business School Gets Indian-born Dean

Dean Zaheer in the Hindustan Times — Tuesday, April 03, 2012


How Facebook Built Its Legal Defence Against Yahoo

Prof. Adomavicius in the Financial Times — Wednesday, April 04, 2012


Snapshot of a Humbled Giant

Prof. Benner in the Financial Times — Monday, April 02, 2012


Pinnacle Airlines Bankruptcy Affects Minnesota

Prof. Marcus on KARE — Tuesday, April 03, 2012


Best Buy Trimming Stores And Corporate Staff, Hoping To Cut Prices

Prof. George John on WCCO-TV — Thursday, March 29, 2012


Decline in High-Quality Applicants from India into US Business PhD Courses

Dean Zaheer in Business Standard — Thursday, March 22, 2012


The Will Is Caused, Not Free

Prof. Vohs cited in Practical Ethics — Monday, March 19, 2012


Rising Gas Prices Aren't As Bad As You Think

Prof. Akshay Rao in CNN Money — Wednesday, March 21, 2012


Insurers Say Reform Will Flop Without a Mandate

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Monday, March 19, 2012


Sen. Thompson Sees So-called Right to Work Amendment Advance

Prof. Sojourner in HometownSource.com — Monday, March 12, 2012


Incoming Carlson School Dean Brings Outgoing Charm

Dean Zaheer in the Star Tribune — Monday, March 12, 2012


March Madness Leads a Week of Distractions

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Monday, March 12, 2012


Carlson School looks to itself for new dean

Dean Zaheer in the Star Tribune — Friday, March 09, 2012


New Dean at Carlson School of Management

Dean Zaheer in the Wall Street Journal — Thursday, March 08, 2012


Meet Carlson School's New Dean, Sri Zaheer

Dean Zaheer in Bloomberg Businessweek — Thursday, March 08, 2012


Interim Dean Named Dean of Carlson School

Dean Zaheer in the Minnesota Daily — Thursday, March 08, 2012


Minn. Retailers Mine Their Customers' Every Move for Data

Prof. Bapna on Minnesota Public Radio — Wednesday, March 07, 2012


Silver and White: The New Green

Profs. Loken and Torelli in the Star Tribune — Sunday, March 04, 2012


General Mills Makes Cheerios a Serial Business

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Star Tribune — Sunday, March 04, 2012


Bloggers Misinterpret BitTorrent Study

Prof. Waldfogel in Billboard Magazine — Tuesday, February 28, 2012


Consumers Increasingly Shopping for a Cause

Prof. Carlos Torelli in the Pioneer Press — Thursday, March 01, 2012


Professor Ian Maitland to present "Theory X: Questioning Hold-Up

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Friday, March 2, from 10:15 to 11:45 a.m. in 2-215 Carlson School... »


New Airline Could Lower All Fares at MSP International

Prof. Marcus on KARE-TV — Monday, February 27, 2012


UnitedHealth Launches New Mobile App for Customers

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, February 28, 2012


Greed Isn't Good: Wealth Could Make People Unethical

Prof. Griskevicius in Wired — Monday, February 27, 2012


Rich People More Likely To Take Candy From Children: Real Report

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Monday, February 27, 2012


Blame Those Darn Negative Analysts

Prof. Benner in CFO World — Friday, February 24, 2012


New Worlds: Clear Vision Summary

Prof. Griskevicius in The Jerusalem Post — Saturday, February 25, 2012


Delta's Use of Temps Worries Full-timers

Prof. Sojourner in the Star Tribune — Sunday, February 26, 2012


Mayo Clinic Sees Jump in Revenue

Prof. Parente in the Pioneer Press — Wednesday, February 22, 2012


Doing Poorly by Doing Good: Corporate Social Responsibility and Brand Concepts

Prof. Torelli in MIMA — Wednesday, February 22, 2012


Piracy Reduces Foreign Box Office Receipts 7%, Study Says

Prof. Waldfogel in the Los Angeles Times — Monday, February 20, 2012


Why It Matters That Our Politicians Are Rich

Prof. Kathleen Vohs in the Boston Globe — Sunday, February 19, 2012


For Unhappy Consumers, Social Media Are Mighty Sword

Prof. Bapna in the Star Tribune — Monday, February 20, 2012


Looking for Work? State Job Site Is for You

Prof. Wanberg in the Star Tribune — Sunday, February 19, 2012


Something for the Weekend

Prof. Kathleen Vohs in the Financial Times — Friday, February 17, 2012


Spinning the Online-Piracy Debate

Prof. Waldfogel in the Wall Street Journal — Thursday, February 16, 2012


Optum Takes Health Care to the Cloud

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, February 14, 2012


Searching for LOVE in All the Right Places?

Prof. Griskevicius's research in The Jakarta Post — Tuesday, February 14, 2012


21st Century Savings: Coupons Go Hi-tech

Prof. George John on KARE-TV — Monday, February 13, 2012


BitTorrent doesn't hurt US box-office, delayed international releases drive downloading

Prof. Waldfogel's research in BoingBoing — Monday, February 13, 2012


Is Twitter Really More Addictive than Alcohol? The Vagaries of Will and Desire

Prof. Vohs's research in TIME — Tuesday, February 07, 2012


Good Question: Which Cars Are The Most American?

Prof. Torelli on WCCO-TV — Monday, February 06, 2012


Why 'Experience' Shoppers Are Happier

Prof. Vohs in MinnPost — Tuesday, February 07, 2012


MetLife's Cartoon Ads Are The Latest In Nostalgia Marketing

Prof. Rao in The Hartford Courant — Tuesday, February 07, 2012


Study: Social Media More Addictive than Cigarettes or Alcohol

Prof. Vohs in DigitalJournal.com — Saturday, February 04, 2012


Basic Instinct Behind Many Consumer Choices

Prof. Griskevicius in the Star Tribune — Sunday, February 05, 2012


Twitter is Harder to Resist than Cigarettes and Alcohol, Study Finds

Prof. Vohs's research in The Guardian — Friday, February 03, 2012


The Pitfalls of Too Many Men

Prof. Griskevicius's research in UMNews — Thursday, February 02, 2012


Showing Kids Photos of Vegetables May Get Them to Eat a Bit More

Prof. Redden's research in the Los Angeles Times — Thursday, February 02, 2012


Sen. Dave Thompson Offers Controversial Constitutional Amendment

Prof. John Budd in HometownSource.com — Friday, February 03, 2012


Union Fight Builds at Capitol

Prof. John Budd in the Star Tribune — Friday, February 03, 2012


Get Kids to Eat Their Veggies

Prof. Redden's research in the Star Tribune — Thursday, February 02, 2012


From the Department of Healthy School Lunches

Prof. Redden's research in the Washington Post — Thursday, February 02, 2012


Union Membership Rates Are No Longer Falling

Prof. John Budd - MSNBC — Monday, January 30, 2012


Making Time Stand Still. Awesome.

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Friday, January 27, 2012


Carlson School Class Weighs in on Would-be Medical Devices

Medical Industry Valuation Lab in the Star Tribune — Sunday, January 29, 2012


Study Finds Lure of Entertainment, Work Hard for People to Resist

Prof. Vohs's research in HealthCanal.com — Saturday, January 28, 2012


CSOM Begins Sustainability Research

Prof. Rao in the Minnesota Daily — Thursday, January 26, 2012


How Risky Is It to Speak out on such a Controversial Issue?

Prof. Rao in MinnPost — Wednesday, January 25, 2012


Shoreview Man Wins Benefits Fight, Months after His Death

Prof. Budd in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, January 25, 2012


Carlson Adds New MBA Admissions Program for Honors Undergrads

Associate Dean Art Hill in the Minnesota Daily — Tuesday, January 24, 2012


Men Likely To Spend More, Save Less When Women Are Scarce: Study

Prof. Griskevicius in the Huffington Post — Monday, January 23, 2012


Health Care Expert Ezekiel Emanuel to Speak at U of M

Prof. Parente in MinnPost — Monday, January 23, 2012


Peeps the Latest Brand to Use Mall of America as Retail Lab

Prof. Rao in the Pioneer Press — Thursday, January 19, 2012


Men Willing to Spend More When Women are 'Scarce,' Study FindsI

Prof. Griskevicius in Fox Business — Thursday, January 19, 2012


Single Chicago Men Seeking Women Can Get Hurt in Heart as Well as Wallet

Prof. Griskevicius in the Chicago Sun-Times — Saturday, January 21, 2012


The True Costs of Online Piracy

Prof. Waldfogel on APM's Marketplace — Wednesday, January 18, 2012


For Small Business, Loan Well is Still Dry

Prof. John Boyd in the Star Tribune — Sunday, January 22, 2012


U of M study: Men Spend More (and Save Less) when Women Are Scarce

Prof. Griskevicius in MinnPost.com — Thursday, January 19, 2012


Political Campaign Financing Needs to Be Overhauled

Prof. Aggarwal in The Economic Times — Thursday, January 19, 2012


When Women Are Scarce, Men Spend, Borrow, And Deplete Savings -- Study

Prof. Griskevicius in L.A. Weekly — Tuesday, January 17, 2012


For Love and Money: Why Men Spend More When Women Are Few

Prof. Griskevicius in TIME — Wednesday, January 18, 2012


Study Suggests Yet Another Cause of Personal Debt: Searching for the Ideal Mate

Prof. Griskevicius in PhysOrg.com — Wednesday, January 18, 2012


Men Pay More When Women Are Scarce, Says Study/Many Pop Songs

Prof. Griskevicius in the Huffington Post — Tuesday, January 17, 2012


Best Buy CEO Again Responds to Critics

Prof. John Budd in Twin Cities Business — Tuesday, January 17, 2012


The 10 Best Cities for Finding a Job

Prof. John Budd in U.S. News & World Report — Friday, January 13, 2012


Men Spend More When Women Are Scarce

Prof. Griskevicius in UPI.com — Tuesday, January 17, 2012


Scarcity of Women Causes Men to Spend More, Save Less

Prof. Griskevicius in USA Today — Tuesday, January 17, 2012


$44 million hospital bill highlights overbilling problems

Prof. Parente in MedCity News — Monday, January 16, 2012


Do Men Flash Cash to Find a Mate?

Prof. Griskevicius in U.S. News & World Report — Sunday, January 15, 2012


Times of India: Scarcity of Women Makes Men Impulsive

Prof. Griskevicius in the Times of India — Friday, January 13, 2012


Men Spend More When Women are in Demand

Prof. Griskevicius in PsychCentral — Friday, January 13, 2012


More Men, More Debt

Prof. Griskevicius in GoodTherapy.org — Tuesday, January 10, 2012


The Willpower Trick

Prof. Vohs in Wired Magazine — Monday, January 09, 2012


Just How Free is Free Will?

Prof. Vohs in the Smithsonian Magazine — Thursday, January 05, 2012


Department Stores Past Their Prime as Retail Anchors

Prof. George John in the Star Tribune — Monday, January 09, 2012


Q&A, Kathleen Vohs, Marketing Professor

Prof. Vohs in JWT Intelligence — Wednesday, January 04, 2012


Gender And Humor: Was Christopher Hitchens Right When He Said Women Aren't Funny?

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post — Tuesday, January 03, 2012


Look Anew at Minnesota's Job Creation Challenge

Prof. Myles Shaver in the Star Tribune — Sunday, January 01, 2012


About Those Gift Cards

Prof. Waldfogel in the New York Times — Wednesday, December 28, 2011


20% of Adults Got Lousy Gifts This Christmas--Good News?

The Atlantic — Wednesday, December 28, 2011


Christmas Gifts Are Stupid, Scrooge Economist Says

Prof. Waldfogel in MarketWatch — Friday, December 23, 2011


Sites Help You Manage Your Social Networking Imprint

Prof. Bapna on WCCO-TV — Thursday, December 22, 2011


So Did Santa Treat You Well Today?

The Wall Street Journal — Sunday, December 25, 2011


Do Not Buy Dad a Tie

Prof. Waldfogel in Slate — Tuesday, December 20, 2011


Parking by Phone at MOA

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Star Tribune — Tuesday, December 20, 2011


Good News for Scrooges: Why Giving Christmas Presents is Pointless and Bad for the Economy

Prof. Waldfogel in The Daily Mail — Saturday, December 24, 2011


Think We're Big Holiday Spenders? Think Again

Prof. Waldfogel in ConsumerAffairs.com — Monday, December 26, 2011


Of Deadweight Loss and Gift Giving

Prof. Waldfogel in the Business Recorder — Tuesday, December 27, 2011


Brain Strain: Christmas Shopping When Money's Tight

Prof. Vohs in the Associated Press — Monday, December 19, 2011


Ruining Christmas: An Economist's Guide

Prof. Waldfogel in Forbes — Sunday, December 18, 2011


Christmas on credit

Prof. Waldfogel in Financial Times -


Supervalu Has a Tough Time Living up to Its Name

Prof. Marcus in the Star Tribune — Friday, December 16, 2011


U of M to Focus on Consumer Behavior and Environment


U of M Prof. Initiative to Nudge Consumers Toward Sustainability Practices

Prof. Rao on Minnesota Public Radio — Wednesday, December 14, 2011


'Tis Not the Season to Be Shopping

Prof. Waldfogel in FT Magazine — Friday, December 02, 2011


Is Christmas Bad For the Economy?

Prof. Waldfogel in The Atlantic — Wednesday, December 07, 2011


Gift Registry for Everyone? Why Surprise Presents Are a Bad Idea

Prof. Waldfogel in TIME — Friday, December 02, 2011


After Years of Saving, Shoppers Treat Themselves

Prof. Kathleen Vohs in USA Today — Friday, December 09, 2011


Shopping in Person: A Ritual Made of Bricks and Mortar

Prof. Akshay Rao in the Star Tribune — Saturday, November 26, 2011


Black Friday Creep Stirs Up a Backlash

Prof. Budd on KCRW's "To The Point" — Wednesday, November 23, 2011


Online Spending on Cyber Monday Breaks Records

Prof. George John in the Minnesota Daily — Wednesday, November 30, 2011


Scroogenomics: Why You Shouldn't Buy Presents for the Holidays

Prof. Joel Waldfogel interviewed in Failure Magazine


Music for Love not Money

Prof. Waldfogel in Financial Times — Friday, November 18, 2011


Minneapolis Target Store's New Checkout System 'Test' Raises Customer Hackles -- and Questions

Prof. George John in MinnPost — Tuesday, November 22, 2011


Retailers Take Heat for Earlier Black Friday Openings

Prof. Mark Bergen on MPR — Wednesday, November 23, 2011


State Bank Profits Soar as Costs of Credit Fall

Prof. Winton in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, November 23, 2011


New York's Mandate Disorder

Prof. Parente in the Wall Street Journal — Friday, November 04, 2011


Is Neuroscience the Death of Free Will?

Prof. Vohs in the New York Times — Sunday, November 13, 2011


Good Question: Why Do So Many Prices End in 99?

Prof. Bergen on WCCO-TV — Monday, November 07, 2011


UnitedHealth Sees New Market in Middle East

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Sunday, November 06, 2011


Kline Wades into Growing Labor Spat

Prof. Sojourner in MinnPost — Tuesday, November 08, 2011


Green Becomes Tennant's Favorite Color

Senior Lecturer David Bartlett in the Star Tribune — Sunday, October 30, 2011


Fear for Your Wallet

Prof. George John in the Boston Globe — Tuesday, October 25, 2011


Pawlenty Signs on to Board of Company with University Ties

Prof. Forbes in the Minnesota Daily — Monday, October 24, 2011


Big Health Groups Flocking to Dakota County

Professor Parente in the Pioneer Press — Sunday, October 16, 2011


Biovest's Cancer Vaccine Gets Personal

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Sunday, October 23, 2011


Ads Add up for Airlines, but Some Fliers Say It's Too Much

Prof. Houston in USA Today — Tuesday, October 18, 2011


The Falling Price of Sex

Prof. Vohs in the Star-Ledger — Saturday, October 15, 2011


Want to Stop Spending? Try Thinking About Cash

Prof. Vohs in TIME — Monday, September 26, 2011


Pink May Repel Women from Breast Cancer Awareness

Prof. Meyers-Levy on MSNBC — Wednesday, October 12, 2011


Union Seeks to Resume Talks with American Crystal

Prof. Sojourner on Minnesota Public Radio — Monday, October 10, 2011


Despite a Down Economy, Students Can Expect Increases in Holiday Hiring

Prof. John in the Minnesota Daily — Thursday, October 06, 2011


Envy May Lead to Workplace Hazards

Prof. Duffy in The Province — Friday, October 07, 2011


Study: Envy Leads to Sabotage in the Workplace

Prof. Duffy in the Business Journal — Thursday, October 06, 2011


Is the "Price" of Sex at an All-time Low?

Prof. Vohs on WCCO-AM — Thursday, October 06, 2011


Child Care Union Push Stretches the Definition

Prof. Sojourner in the Star Tribune — Saturday, October 01, 2011


Good Question: Why Aren't Gas Prices Falling Quicker?

Prof. Bergen on WCCO-TV — Tuesday, September 27, 2011


More seasonal jobs available this holiday season

Prof. Bergen on KARE-TV — Monday, September 26, 2011


CMU professor to lead institute analyzing health care spending

Prof. Parente in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette — Wednesday, September 21, 2011


Want to Stop Spending? Try Thinking About Cash Read

Prof. Kathleen Vohs in TIME magazine — Monday, September 26, 2011


Medtronic, UnitedHealth Group Want to Export U.S. Health Care

Prof. Parente in the Star Tribune — Monday, September 26, 2011

Professor Steve Parente comments on efforts to sell the country's "health ecosystem" internationally. Read the full article here.

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Insurers Open up Claims Data

Prof. Parente in Star Tribune — Tuesday, September 20, 2011


Get to Know Your Campus Authorities

Dean Zaheer in the Minnesota Daily — Thursday, September 22, 2011


Self-Control: Helpful Or Harmful?

Prof. Vohs in the Huffington Post - 9//20/11


Sinking the Digital Pirates

Prof. Waldfogel in The Australian — Tuesday, September 13, 2011


Franken, Unions Divided by Cellphone Merger

Prof. Sojourner in the Star Tribune — Friday, August 26, 2011


Missoni Mania Crashes Target

Prof. Rao in the Star Tribune — Wednesday, September 14, 2011


Passion and lifestyle the real bottom line

Prof. Waldfogel in The Syndey Morning Herald — Monday, September 12, 2011


Hard Rock at Block E to close Sept. 30

Prof. Rao on KARE-TV — Friday, September 09, 2011


How to End Your Energy Shortage

Prof. Kathleen Vohs in ABC News/Health — Saturday, August 13, 2011


Market madness getting to you? Seek some boundaries

Prof. Kathleen Vohs in OregonLive.com — Saturday, August 13, 2011


Audiences Put off by Charity of the Upscale

Prof. Carlos Torelli in Star Tribune — Tuesday, August 16, 2011


'Consumers Are Not Stupid': It's Tough Making Some Brands 'Responsible'

Prof. Torelli in The Atlantic — Tuesday, August 09, 2011


The Perils of Corporate Social Responsibility

Prof. Torelli in Psychology Today — Tuesday, August 09, 2011


New Pizza Joint Hopes to Top the Competition

Prof. Mark Bergen in Minnesota Daily — Wednesday, August 03, 2011


American Crystal locks out 1,300 workers

Aaron Sojourner in Star Tribune — Monday, August 01, 2011


MetLife to Sell Its Banking Operations

Prof. Winton on American Public Media's Marketplace — Thursday, July 21, 2011


We Shop 'til the Mouse Drops

Prof. Rao in Star Tribune — Thursday, July 14, 2011


Medical Device Group Says Its Prices Are Stable

Prof. Parente in Star Tribune — Thursday, July 14, 2011


Wellbeing: How Money Manipulates our Relationships

Kathleen Vohs in the National Post — Wednesday, July 06, 2011


Hard Lesson: Unions Will Find Retail No Easy Target

John Budd in Star Tribune — Tuesday, June 21, 2011


Corporate Social Responsibility: How to Avoid a Backlash

Carlos Torelli on MPR — Tuesday, June 21, 2011


Science Links Porsches, Peacocks

Griskevicius and Vohs in Star Tribune — Monday, June 20, 2011


Target Union Vote a Test for Industry

Star Tribune — Sunday, June 12, 2011


A Marketing Downside to Being Good?

Star Tribune — Sunday, June 12, 2011


House Revives Bill to Allow Interstate Health Insurance Sales

American Medical News — Monday, June 06, 2011


Twin Cities 'Power' Expert Not Surprised by Bad Political Behavior

FOX 9 News — Monday, June 06, 2011


Let Them Eat Cake Or Don't Bake At All

New Republic — Monday, June 06, 2011


Medtronic Aims for Growth with Next CEO

Star Tribune — Monday, May 23, 2011


Blackburn pushes bill to allow interstate health insurance

WBIR — Wednesday, May 25, 2011


Union Effort Turns Its Focus to Target

New York Times — Tuesday, May 24, 2011


It's Over: Ackman Sells his Target Shares

Star Tribune — Tuesday, May 17, 2011


Altru Partners with Mayo Clinic

Grand Forks Herald — Friday, May 20, 2011


With Dividend, Will St. Jude Still Innovate?

Star Tribune — Thursday, May 12, 2011


It's Over: Ackman Sells his Target Shares

Star Tribune — Wednesday, May 18, 2011


Good Question: Are Car Insurance Ads Taking Us For a Ride?

WCCO-TV — Wednesday, May 04, 2011


Building a Thinking Room

Wall Street Journal — Saturday, April 30, 2011


McGladrey N.Y. rainmakers defect to rival J.H. Cohn Read more: McGladrey N.Y. rainmakers defect to rival J.H. Cohn

Minneapolis / St. Paul Business Journal — Thursday, April 21, 2011


Target's Goals: $100B in Sales and Doubled Earnings

Star Tribune — Tuesday, April 12, 2011


Gas Prices Drive New Habits

Star Tribune — Monday, April 11, 2011


Are Bankers Bonkers?

Cambridge News — Friday, April 08, 2011


Music Piracy War: Are the Big Labels Wasting Their Time?

Sydney Morning Herald — Monday, March 28, 2011


Marx Prophecy May yet be Overturned

Sydney Morning Herald — Monday, March 28, 2011


Health News: Bottling Up Emotions Linked to Agression

UPI.com — Friday, March 25, 2011


PsychCentral: Suppressed Emotions Can Lead to Aggression

PsychCentral — Thursday, March 24, 2011


Self-Control Can Lead to Heightened Aggression, Study Shows

Technoratti — Wednesday, March 23, 2011


The Canberra Times: Illegal file sharing 'hasn't hurt music industry'

The Canberra Times — Wednesday, March 23, 2011


Researcher Looks at Impact of File Sharing on Music Industry

MPR — Wednesday, March 23, 2011


People can exercise only so much self-control

USA Today — Wednesday, March 23, 2011


Study: People Can Exercise Only So Much Self-control

Chicago Sun-Times — Wednesday, March 23, 2011


Good Question: Are Mergers Ever Good For Consumers?

WCCO-TV — Monday, March 21, 2011


What AT&T and T-Mobile Merger Means for Customers

KARE-TV — Monday, March 21, 2011


Do You Have Free Will? Yes, It's the Only Choice

New York Times — Monday, March 21, 2011


Big Banks Raise Dividends; Shares Surge

Star Tribune — Friday, March 18, 2011


3M May Settle Age Bias Suit for $12 Million

Star Tribune — Saturday, March 19, 2011


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