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Harvard Finances

Yale Capitulates

Eli President Richard C. Levin signals deeper endowment losses and spending cuts. What are the implications for Harvard’s finances?
9.11.09

Brevia

Short takes on recent news
8.31.09

Liquidity and Leverage

Understanding the University’s financial challenges—beyond the endowment’s fall
6.30.09

Looming Layoffs

With the endowment down sharply and employee compensation accounting for nearly half of University expenses recently, the administration plans to trim staff jobs.
6.30.09

"Thank You, Alumni"

Reunioners and seniors of 2009 give the University a welcome assist.
6.30.09

Layoffs Begin

The University has begun laying off employees, part of its efforts to reduce costs to cope with the projected 30 percent decline in the value of the endowment.
6.23.09