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December 13, 2013 | Feature Stories
The speed of past technological change pales in comparison to the speed of future change, says Wharton Prof. Kevin Werbach. (via Wharton Magazine)
December 11, 2013 | Press Releases
The Wharton School has announced the application period for its new online-only executive education course is now open.
December 6, 2013 | Feature Stories
A panel at the Wharton Africa Business Forum discusses dynamic new opportunities with the revival of talent and “passionate entrepreneurship.” (via Wharton Magazine)
December 4, 2013 | Press Releases
Knowledge@Wharton Announces Dates, Speakers and Venue for High Velocity Growth 2014, the Retail and Consumer Goods Summit
Knowledge@Wharton, the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania’s online research and business analysis journal, today announced it will launch a conference for senior executives in the consumer goods and retail industries.
December 3, 2013 | In the News | Forbes
Prof. of Operations and Information Management Lorin Hitt is noted for his research on examining talent shortages at the regional level.
December 3, 2013 | In the News | ThinkAdvisor
Prof. of Business Economics and Public Policy Olivia Mitchell comments on the challenges facing Americans nearing retirement age, such as changes in pension plans and financial insecurity.
December 2, 2013 | In the News | The Philippine Star
Assoc. Prof. of Marketing Deborah Small is cited for her study on how emotions drive charitable giving.
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Two Wharton experts explain how the unique aspects of health care reform and flood insurance make it hard for consumers – and some insurers themselves – to understand the industry....
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When the FDA asked personal genomics firm 23andMe to stop selling its genetic tests directly to consumers, observers questioned whether the move would stifle innovation. However, experts say that the controversy provides important lessons for future ...
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Online shopping sites trying to reel in customers this holiday season may be tempted to cram their web pages with a plethora of images of gift choices. It’s the wrong strategy, according to new Wharton research. ...
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New research co-authored by Wharton professor Laura Huang notes a bias against people who speak with nonnative accents. One way to combat this, she says, is for nonnative English speakers to find ways to prove their “political skill.” ...
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Ras al-Khaimah, one of the seven sheikhdoms that constitute the United Arab Emirates, is looking for ways to create its own brand....
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Sports goes green and blows past the “good PR” stage. Greening now adds to the bottom line....
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In sports, ‘go big green’ is now more than just a touchdown cheer. ...