Feb 17th, 2012
3:48 pm
February 17th, 2012 | City
Yale raised $580 million in 2011, report says

An annual report released by the Council for Aid to Education on Wednesday showed that 14 Connecticut universities raised a combined $746 million in 2011, with Yale receiving more than three quarters of all donations. Spurred by the end of the Yale Tomorrow fundraising campaign, the University’s $580 million total was the third largest in […]

Feb 15th, 2012
10:59 pm
February 15th, 2012 | University
Yale bought $23.2 million in Chinese index fund

Yale acquired a roughly $23.2 million stake in a Chinese index fund during the last fiscal quarter. According to a report the University filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the three-month period that ended Dec. 31, the Yale Investments Office also sold shares in TiVO, Inc. and bought shares of Zipcar, Inc. The […]

Feb 12th, 2012
10:56 pm
February 12th, 2012 | University
$tanford fundraising totals top Yale Tomorrow

Yale celebrated its $3.88 billion Yale Tomorrow campaign this September, turning the campus blue in recognition of a record-breaking campaign during one of the worst economic recessions in U.S. history. But Stanford University upstaged Yale Wednesday, announcing that the five-year Stanford Challenge campaign, which ended Dec. 31, 2011, had raised $6.2 billion. According to a […]

Jan 18th, 2012
7:22 pm
January 18th, 2012 | University
Yale still faces budget shortfall

More than three years after the onset of the recession, administrators say Yale’s budget has still not fully recovered. In a letter to faculty today, University President Richard Levin and Provost Peter Salovey said that although the University endowment rose by 21.9 percent in the fiscal year that ended June 30, a rise in spending […]

Jan 12th, 2012
9:28 am
January 12th, 2012 | University
Prof. Shiller says bond market may face bubble

When Yale economics professor Robert Shiller uses the word “bubble,” people listen. The Arthur M. Okun Professor of Economics said Wednesday that the United States bond market could be in a bubble, according to a report by Bloomberg News. At a conference in Oslo, Shiller said long-term interests are currently at a “record low.” Shiller’s […]

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