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January 28, 2015 | Feature Stories
It is with great sadness that The Wharton School announces that emeritus faculty member Gerry Hurst passed away on January 15, 2015.
January 23, 2015 | Press Releases
Four Finalists Compete for Rights to Commercialize University of Pennsylvania Nanotech in Third Annual “Y-Prize”
The University of Pennsylvania Y-Prize Competition has announced the four finalists who will battle for $5,000 and rights to commercialize their application of Penn nanotechnology at the third annual Y-Prize Grand Finale.
January 22, 2015 | In the News | Fortune
Prof. of Management Adam Cobb explains how dissent among employees can be good for a company.
January 21, 2015 | In the News | MarketWatch
Prof. of Real Estate Susan Wachter discusses why housing was not featured in President Obama’s State of the Union address.
January 20, 2015 | In the News | Fortune
Prof. of Management Mauro Guillen writes an op-ed on the challenges that Europe faces in the future.
January 20, 2015 | In the News | Nature
Erwann Michel-Kerjan, Managing Director of Wharton’s Risk Management Center, comments on the difficulty in tracking terrorism risk.
January 20, 2015 | In the News | The New York Times
Prof. of Legal Studies and Business Ethics Kenneth Shropshire comments on tactics used to increase diversity in the sports and business worlds.
January 18, 2015 | In the News | Newsweek
Prof. of Management Peter Cappelli is cited for research he co-authored that finds higher wages reduce disciplinary problems in the workplace.
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At the moment, there is no consensus about when to work, where to work or the number of hours one is expected to work....
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The black swans for the U.S. economy in 2015 are more likely to come from overseas than from within the country's borders. ...
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Cloud platforms, data analytics and mobility increasingly are helping CIOs to empower managers while lowering costs....
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Does e-commerce decline on days when TV viewership surges, or do people multitask and shop while they watch? Research by Wharton’s Shawndra Hill provides some answers. ...
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What can be done about this multi-trillion-dollar sword hanging over the American economy? ...
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Target’s attempt misfired on multiple levels, and now the company is closing all 133 Canadian stores. What went wrong? ...
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Falling oil prices and the threat of regional terrorism have generated uncertainty over finances and prospects in the Middle East. ...