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Did Ticketmaster’s Market Dominance Fuel the Chaos for Swifties?

Taylor Swift fans scrambling for concert tickets faced endless queues and crashes on the Ticketmaster website. Yale SOM economist Florian Ederer explains the antitrust issues at play and the tradeoffs inherent in satisfying overwhelming demand.

Taylor Swift performs at the MTV Video Music Awards in 2019.
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Not having the opportunity to space or time your decisions around reproductive health has ramifications that go well into the future, and in some cases determines whether families are brought out of generational poverty. Meshie Knight ’23 in a conversation with faculty and alumni about the role of business in reproductive health after the Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization decision.
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Confronting the Climate Crisis

Yale Insights is talking with the scholars and practitioners who are providing the expertise and leadership to make the adaptation and mitigation of this unprecedented challenge a reality.

ESG data is exposing climate risk
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Leading through COVID

COVID-19 has created leadership challenges for every kind of organization. Some are working to help the sick or the hungry, or to maintain vital services. All are scrambling to stay connected with their employees and remain economically viable. We've been talking with Yale SOM alumni about the challenges that they are facing, and hearing about their professional and personal lives during the global pandemic.

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Values Propositions

All leaders encounter complex situations without easy answers, where they must navigate conflicting priorities, cultural differences, and human emotion. We talked with Yale SOM alumni about how they draw on their core values in critical moments.

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