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October 22, 2014 | In the News | Inc.

Prof. Jonah Berger in Inc.

Prof. of Marketing Jonah Berger shares ways that companies can leverage word of mouth to attract the most qualified job candidates.

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October 22, 2014 | In the News | Inc.

Prof. Adam Grant in Inc.

Prof. of Management Adam Grant is featured for research on character types in the workplace.

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October 21, 2014 | In the News | Marketplace

Prof. Kent Smetters on Marketplace

Prof. of Business Economics and Public Policy Kent Smetters discusses whether slow economic growth in China or in Europe affects the United States more.

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October 21, 2014 | In the News | The Huffington Post

Prof. Nancy Rothbard in the Huffington Post

Prof. of Management Nancy Rothbard is cited for her comments on the rarity of an employee being chosen for a promotion without explicitly asking for one.

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October 20, 2014 | In the News | Bloomberg Businessweek

Prof. Robert Meyer in Bloomberg Businessweek

Prof. of Marketing Robert Meyer writes an op-ed explaining how climate change is helping the real estate industry in Miami.

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October 19, 2014 | In the News | Financial Times

Vice Dean Peggy Bishop Lane in the Financial Times

Peggy Bishop Lane, vice dean of Wharton’s MBA for Executives program, comments on the decline in corporate funding for Executive MBA candidates.

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October 18, 2014 | In the News | The Economist

Prof. David Bell in the Economist

Prof. of Marketing David Bell is cited for research from his new book, “Location is (Still) Everything,” on the importance of location to online retailers.

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October 17, 2014 | Feature Stories | Financial Times

Marketing, statistics and rock ‘n’ roll

Wharton Professors Reed, Edmans and Niedermeier are featured in a story about rock bands formed by business school faculty.

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Stressed Out by Work? You’re Not Alone

For workers today, the pressure is on more than ever before. To ease the stress, a widespread culture change is in order, experts say. ...

(Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:38:17 +0000)

Radical Innovation, Part II: Managing the Unmanageable

A new BCG survey shows that corporate innovation works best when workers are part of a separate product development team....

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Will Rousseff’s Reelection Move Brazil Forward?

What factors drove Dilma Rousseff’s reelection as Brazil's president – and what are the greatest challenges she faces during her second term?...

(Tue, 28 Oct 2014 18:43:14 +0000)

Amazon’s Future: Looking Beyond the Balance Sheet

Amazon faces sharp scrutiny after a disappointing quarter and a weak holiday season forecast. Wharton experts analyze the company’s evolving strategies and suggest where it could place its future bets....

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Why the Next Financial Crisis Will Be Different

When it comes to global financial crises, planning must focus on the future, not the past, says Wharton’s Franklin Allen. ...

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The Takata Recall: What’s at Stake for Automakers, Regulators and Consumers

The recent recall of U.S. vehicles with defective Takata airbags will help upgrade vehicle safety standards and raise awareness about regulation, experts say....

(Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:14:46 +0000)

A La Carte TV Is Coming — but Will Consumers Be Better Off?

Recent announcements by HBO and CBS seem to herald the beginning of an era of a la carte plans for TV. But that doesn’t mean prices will go down. ...


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