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This book covers the method of metric distances and its application in probability theory and other fields. The method is fundamental in the study of limit theorems and generally in assessing the quality of approximations to a given probabilistic model.
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Stony Brook University has garnered national recognition for its innovative efforts to improve the efficiency of Operating Room block time scheduling at Stony Brook University Hospital, and for a supply-chain cost reduction initiative that saves the hospital $2 million annually.
Stony Brook University was named the 35th best value in public colleges and universities for in-state students and the 29th best value for out-of-state students by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance in their top 100 rankings of public four-year institutions for combining “outstanding education with economic value.”
On April 17th, Nassau County Comptroller George Maragos visited the Wang Center where he spoke with 60 students from the Investment Analysis class as part of the College of Business Speaker Series. Read more >>
COB Undergraduates William Carmona and Maxx Tissenbaum among Stony Brook baseball players in the quest for sucess at the College World Series. For more information, click here.
College of Business congratulates Erica Robey, winner of the 2012 Dean's Award for Excellence in Service. Erica Robey of the College of Business has been honored with the 2012 Dean's Award for Excellence in Service to Graduate Education by a Graduate Program Coordinator.
The College of Business would like to recognize all of the teams that participated in this year's Target Case Study Competition. Special congratulations to the winning team, Victorious Secret. Read more>>
The Living Learning Center for Leadership Development and Professor Tom Sexton, from the College of Business, are pleased to welcome Peter Elkowitz to speak at The Center for Leadership Development on February 22nd at 7 PM.
The College of Business students, under Prof. Camille Abbruscato, collected data from over 500 Stony Brook students, faculty, and staff to compile a set of recommendations in various significant areas including the selection of restaurant themes/menus, the development of elements that will contribute to customer price/value perceptions and speed of service, and the creation of seating spaces that will best support student and community socialization.
Read more about the data collected and the recommendations here >>
Stony Brook University has been named a Best Value Public College by Kiplinger's Personal Finance in its 2011-2012 Rankings. It is ranked as the 29th best value for out-of-state students and 35th best value for in-state students in public colleges and universities by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance in their top 100 rankings of public four-year institutions for combining “outstanding education with economic value.”
Obinna Ndum, a candidate of the dual MD/MBA Degree, discusses the choice and the endless possibilities it opens up.
Gino Veneroso, a May 2011 College of Business graduate, who received his B.S. in Business with specializations in Management and Operations, will be honored on January 26, 2012 at the Long Island Business News' 40 Under 40 Awards. These prestigious awards recognize future leaders of Long Island who have already begun to distinguish themselves in their careers.
The College of business is proud to announce a collaboration with the Real Estate Practitioners Institute of Long Island. We look forward to working together on student internships and real estate curriculum.
Second Stony Brook Poll Results (June 13 , 2011)
College of Business Launches First Public Interest Poll to Focus Solely on America's Understanding of Money, Finance (SBU News Release, Nov. 19, 2010)
Business Students Make a Case for Target (SBU Happenings, June 9, 2010)
Stony Brook College of Business Students Visit China (YouTube video, Aug. 11, 2009)
Business Honors Program Application Now Available
Apply for the College of Business Dean's Choice Award: Deliver COB Department Convocation Address and receive $1,000
Each year a College of Business graduating student is selected to be the recipient of the Dean's Choice Award. The selected student will deliver the COB Department Convocation Address and receive a $1,000 award. This is a great opportunity to address the College of Business graduating class, family members, friends, faculty and staff. Both undergraduate and MBA students who are participating in the May 21 College of Business department convocation are invited to apply for this prestigious honor.
Speeches should be no more than 3 minutes. Speech submissions are due by 4:00 pm on Friday April 17, 2015. A winner will be selected by a committee of College of Business faculty and staff.
MBA Information Sessions (RSVP to MBA@stonybrook.edu)
- Saturday, April 18 at 11 am; Wang 201
- Wednesday, April 29 at 6:30, Wang 201
Center for Behavioral Finance launches website: The Center for Behavioral Finance at Stony Brook University brings together researchers from different disciplines to conduct research in behavioral finance. We aim at producing cutting-edge research in all fields of behavioral finance and (financial) decision making, mostly using experiments, publishable in top-tier journals in finance, judgment and decision making and psychology.