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Peter Petri, Brandeis IBS Interim Dean

November 15, 2017

Commentary on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) by Interim Dean Peter Petri

Brandeis International Business School (IBS) Interim Dean Peter Petri shares commentary on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

Lan Xue '90, MA '91

March 2, 2017

Lan Xue '90, MA '91 to Receive 2017 Brandeis IBS Dean's Medal, Address Students at Commencement

Professor Benjamin Gomes-Casseres '76 to deliver faculty remarks at ceremony

Interim Dean Peter Petri shares news that Brandeis University and International Business School (IBS) alumnus to receive Dean's Medal at 2017 Diploma Ceremony as part of Brandeis University's Commencement weekend.

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February 6, 2017

Abe to Tout Japan's U.S. Investment Plans in Trump Meeting

by Mitsuru Obe | The Wall Street Journal

Interim Dean Peter Petri weighs in on potential direction of meeting discussions between Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and President Donald Trump.

Graddy Petri Announcement

August 15, 2016

Senior Faculty Appointed to Leadership Positions at Brandeis International Business School

Peter Petri, the Carl J. Shapiro Professor of International Finance and a Senior Fellow of the East-West Center, has been appointed interim dean of Brandeis International Business School. Kathryn Graddy, the Fred and Rita Richman Distinguished Professor in Economics, has been named senior associate dean.

Bruce Magid

July 27, 2016

Bruce Magid to Step Down as Dean of Brandeis International Business School

Will join global educational company

Bruce Magid, dean of Brandeis University’s International Business School since 2007, will step down in August to accept a position with a British-based company that specializes in developing international public-private educational partnerships.

Dean Bruce Magid

February 18, 2016

Venezuela Taking Tiny Steps Toward Fixing Economy

by Hannah Dreier | Associated Press

Can Venezuela's economy be saved? Or is it too little, too late? Dean Magid shares his perspective on the country's situation.

November 4, 2015

Pursuing Business Education Diplomacy

Dean Bruce Magid and Board Co-Chair Alan Hassenfeld advocate for business education diplomacy in Cuba

Dean Bruce Magid

July 13, 2015

Op-ed: Unlocking the Full Potential of Our International Students

by Bruce Magid | Boston Business Journal (subscription required)

Dean Bruce Magid calls for an increase in number of H1B visas issued to international graduates looking to stay and work in the U.S.

From the Associated Press

July 10, 2015

Colleges in Cuba, US Build Ties as Diplomatic Tensions Ease

by Collin Binkley | AP

Dean Bruce Magid contributes to discussion on future of Cuba-U.S. school partnerships; notes a "gold rush mentality" to form new academic ties.

June 22, 2015

Financial Times ranks MA program at Brandeis International Business School (IBS) among top 10 in the U.S. for 5th year in a row

by Samantha Mocle

Program noted for accomplishments in career goal fulfillment, international curriculum

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May 18, 2015

Brandeis International Business School graduates encouraged to apply skills, make an impact around the world


by Samantha Rose Mocle



Brandeis International Business School (IBS) honored 244 graduates at the school’s 21st annual Diploma Ceremony on Sunday.

FT Biz Ed Photo

May 4, 2015

US Business Schools set their sights on Cuba

Jonathan Moules | Financial Times

Brandeis IBS Dean Magid encourages b-schools to seize opportunities to have "profound impact" on future of US-Cuba economic relations. Article includes video interview.

February 24, 2015

Dean's Forum Spurs Rich, Compelling Debate

by Dana Trismen '15

Does capitalism have a future? This dynamic question narrated the Sixth Annual Dean’s Forum, held by the Adam Smith Society and the Perlmutter Institute for Global Business in the format of a lively debate.

February 11, 2015

Massachusetts a model for partnership with Israel

By Bruce Magid and Orna Berry | The Jerusalem Post

Brandeis IBS Dean Bruce Magid and Orna Berry, Corporate Vice President for EMC, discuss the importance of the Massachusetts-Israel partnership.

January 28, 2014

Brandeis IBS celebrates its global diversity at unique, first annual Global Gala

Adam Rabinowitz

Brandeis IBS prides itself on its global reach, its ability to unite diverse communities in a unique Olympic Village.