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STANFORD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS—They tend to hit the headlines for the wrong reasons. The practice of short-selling made news after the attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. Terrorist groups were suspected of profiting from their foreknowledge by taking short positions in...
  STANFORD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS - "Live by your own personal compass and speak honestly and openly. If you do that, you'll be fine." That was the simple advice offered by Herb Allison at this year's Graduate School of Business commencement ceremony on June 11. Allison, who received his...
The following is a pre-written transcript of the commencement address given by Herb Allison In the 40 years since Allison graduated from the GSB with an MBA in 1971, he has led a multifaceted career in the world of finance, in both the private and public sectors. In his 28 years at Merrill Lynch...
STANFORD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS - Finance services industry leader and public servant Herb Allison will be the alumni speaker at the June 11, 2011 graduation ceremony of the Stanford Graduate School of Business. In recent years Allison's career has been devoted to solving some of the most...