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March 3, 2014 | In the News | Inc.
Asst. Prof. of Marketing Rom Schrift is highlighted for his study on why people will work harder to complete a task, even when told they do not have to.
February 27, 2014 | In the News | CNNMoney.com
Assoc. Prof. of Marketing Jonah Berger explains why people believe the same economic myths that are recycled every few years.
February 27, 2014 | In the News | WHYY-FM
Prof. of Health Care Management Kevin Volpp is interviewed about incentives that can help people quit smoking.
February 27, 2014 | In the News | The Street
Prof. Emeritus of Finance Jack Guttentag discusses the potential of bitcoin and the markets in which it could and could not survive.
February 27, 2014 | In the News | CEO World Magazine
Prof. of Management Matthew Bidwell is noted for his research on why companies are better suited to promote from within rather than hire from the outside.
February 26, 2014 | In the News | Reuters
Profs. of Finance Robert Stambaugh and Luke Taylor are featured for their research on how fund managers are gaining more skills but the overall management of funds is getting worse.
February 25, 2014 | In the News | The Economist
Assoc. Prof. of Legal Studies and Business Ethics Kevin Werbach talks about how Netflix and Comcast have rewritten the definition of net neutrality.
February 25, 2014 | In the News | U.S. News and World Report
Prof. of Business Economics and Public Policy Olivia Mitchell explains why baby boomers should look to save more money in retirement than they had originally planned.
February 25, 2014 | In the News | MarketWatch
Prof. of Real Estate and Finance Susan Wachter discusses a new problem created by the large amount of foreclosures throughout the mortgage servicing industry.
February 22, 2014 | In the News | CBS
Prof. of Management Peter Cappelli appears on CBS This Morning to discuss his research on how to reach the top of the pay pyramid.
February 20, 2014 | In the News | Business Insider
Prof. of Management Adam Grant is featured in Business Insider for his research how to be happier while at work.
February 19, 2014 | In the News | The Washington Post
The Washington Post features research from Uri Simonsohn on the best and worst times of the day to get work done.
February 17, 2014 | In the News | U.S. News & World Report
Prof. of Insurance and Risk Management and Executive Director of the Pension Research Council Olivia Mitchell discusses why older Americans have emerged as winners under the new health care law.
February 17, 2014 | In the News | The Boston Globe
Prof. of Management Nancy Rothbard and Prof. of Management Ethan Mollick are highlighted in The Boston Globe for their research on how to make gamification work in an office.
February 14, 2014 | In the News | Psychology Today
Prof. of Management Sigal Barsade explains how just 15 minutes of meditation can help you make smarter decisions.
February 14, 2014 | In the News | Business News Daily
Prof. of Management Peter Cappelli talks about why companies are worried about talent retention and how they plan to keep their best employees with the company.
February 14, 2014 | In the News | CNBC.com
On CNBC.com, Howard Kunreuther, co-director of the Risk Management Center, lists four tips for managing catastrophic risk.
February 13, 2014 | In the News | Psychology Today
Psychology Today highlights a study by Mark Pauly on why politicians do not understand the insurance bailout.
February 12, 2014 | In the News | Philadelphia Inquirer
Prof. of Legal Studies and Business Ethics Kenneth Shropshire and Practice Assoc. Prof. of Legal Studies and Business Ethics Scott Rosner of the Wharton Sports Business Initiative explain why Philadelphia is a leading center for the academic study of sports.
February 12, 2014 | In the News | The Atlantic
Assoc. Prof. of Marketing Jonah Berger and Asst. Prof. of Operations and Information Management Katherine Milkman are featured for their study on how emotions drive the content we choose to share online.