Tracy is managing editor of the McCombs TODAY news site and McCombs alumni magazine. She is also the voice behind the @UTexasMcCombs Twitter account. Tracy has been at the university since 2005 and at the business school since 2008. She is also a UT alumna, having earned her B.S. in Public Relations.
The American workplace has evolved in such a way that people from as many as four different generations can work together in the same office. With a six-decade age difference between the oldest and youngest workers, something as simple as a team meeting can be a potential minefield for conflict. But surface-level battles don’t have to become full-blown war.
Professors Robert Prentice and Dain Donelson are challenging recent arguments that claim insider trading would improve corporate efficiency and promote a flow of information between subordinates and managers. In an increasingly regulatory world, they contend, the key is to have intelligent regulation.