Economics Professor Gary Smith, along with Pomona graduates Naomi Baer '19 and Erica Barry '19 studied the performance of a portfolio of 82 stocks, and found that companies with clever tickers outperformed the market.
Pomona College and Harvey Mudd College were recently awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) Major Research Instrumentation Grant of $442,960 for new lab equipment to support research of next generation solar cells.
Pomona College Economics Professor Gary Smith and Jay Cordes ’93 explore in their new book “The 9 Pitfalls of Data Science” the mistakes that businesses and governments are making in the era of big data.
Pomona College Chemistry Professor Jane Liu received an NIH grant that will provide funding for three years of continued research on the molecular circuitry that allows cholera bacteria to adapt and survive.
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