• Impact Investing

    Impact Investing is catching fire globally. Among the offerings is a new second-year elective, developed jointly by MBA students and Darden Associate Professor Elena Loutskina, to explore the promise and the challenges of this investment approach. 

    What Draws Entrepreneurs to a New Industry?

    How can policymakers influence the direction of entrepreneurial activity? A recent paper by Batten Fellow Jeffrey York and Darden Professor and Batten Institute Academic Director Michael Lenox suggests that economic incentives are not the only tool at their disposal.  


    For Second Year student Sarah Rumbaugh, the MBA recruiting process led not to a job but to a business idea and an opportunity to develop it in UVA's i.Lab Incubator.