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April 16, 2014 | Press Releases
CEOs of Lucky Brand, Warby Parker, Alice + Olivia and Triumph Motorcycles Are Among Speakers at Knowledge@Wharton’s Retail and Consumer Goods Summit April 28-29 in NYC
Industry executives and Wharton faculty will discuss how to achieve high-velocity growth in the highly competitive retail and consumer goods industries.
April 14, 2014 | Press Releases
The Wharton School announced that the inaugural Wharton Business Plan Competition Social Impact Prize has been granted to Susli Lie WG’14, team leader of Dana Cita, a loan platform targeting Indonesian youth.
April 9, 2014 | Feature Stories | Wharton Magazine
At a recent panel discussion Wharton professors and Penn policymakers diagnosed the Affordable Care Act as the federal insurance exchange ended its first sign-up effort.
April 9, 2014 | In the News | CMSWire.com
Prof. of Marketing Barbara Kahn is interviewed about her new Wharton Digital Press book, Global Brand Power, and how brands can stay relevant as times change.
April 9, 2014 | In the News | Quartz
Prof. of Management Adam Grant is noted for his research on helping companies avoid hiring selfish employees.
April 9, 2014 | In the News | The Washington Post
Prof. of Management Peter Cappelli explains why employers and employees view discussing pay information as taboo.
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New global trends such as aging or geo-political risks compel companies to recast their growth strategies. Mauro Guillen of Wharton’s Lauder Institute offers ways to navigate these uncharted waters....
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Israeli start-ups focused on medical devices are building a strong pipeline of innovations that are redefining the way different conditions are treated. ...
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While quotas have proven to be a successful method for motivating employees in some situations, they also tend to spur a host of unintended consequences. ...
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:57:39 +0000)
The eye-popping price tag for the hepatitis C drug Sovaldi has insurers and patient advocates up in arms. The fault doesn't rest with drugmaker Gilead, Wharton experts say, but with the U.S. health care system as a whole....
(Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:49:17 +0000)
Amid predictions that China’s GDP growth rate will slow to 7.5% this year, a recent report by Morgan Stanley suggests that the country will soon experience a “disorderly unwind” of private sector and local government debt. ...
(Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:17:04 +0000)
Technological advances are changing the playing field for investors, allowing for high-frequency trading that can skirt the spirit or letter of the law. But they also allow for practices that can make the market more efficient, new Wharton research s...
(Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:01:04 +0000)
Companies are missing opportunities to innovate by overlooking the ideas of their entrepreneurial-minded employees, according to business strategist and best-selling author Kaihan Krippendorff....