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October 31, 2013 | In the News | Wall Street Journal
Asst. Prof. of Real Estate Jessie Handbury is cited for her research, which finds that consumer price indexes tend to overstate true inflation.
October 30, 2013 | In the News | Inc.
Wharton alumnus Peter Cohan, WG’85, shares lessons entrepreneurs can learn from Wharton’s Lauder Institute, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year.
October 30, 2013 | In the News | Bloomberg Businessweek
Prof. of Management Adam Grant is interviewed about his research on the relationship between economics and greed.
October 28, 2013 | In the News | Marketing Tech
Assoc. Prof. of Marketing Jonah Berger and Asst. Prof. of Operations and Information Management Katherine Milkman are featured for their research on how emotions drive the content we choose to share.
October 27, 2013 | In the News | Wall Street Journal
A Wharton study is cited on the prevalence of flood insurance in areas affected by Hurricane Sandy.
October 26, 2013 | In the News | Lifehacker
Prof. of Operations and Information Management Maurice Schweitzer is noted for his study of how apologies impact perceptions of trustworthiness.
October 22, 2013 | In the News | CNBC
Prof. of Marketing Barbara Kahn is interviewed about whether Americans will spend more money than last year during the upcoming holiday shopping season.
October 22, 2013 | In the News | Psychology Today
Prof. of Management Adam Grant writes about whether studying economics discourages cooperation, altruism, and generosity.
October 22, 2013 | In the News | New York Times
“Penn Integrates Knowledge” Prof. Ezekiel Emanuel writes an op-ed about how to fix the glitches on HealthCare.gov.
October 22, 2013 | In the News | Huffington Post
Practice Prof. of Management Stewart Friedman, author of the new Wharton Digital Press book “Baby Bust,” writes about policy changes needed to support the next generation of parents and children.
October 21, 2013 | In the News | Les Echos (France)
October 21, 2013 | In the News | WHYY’s “Radio Times"
Prof. of Business Economics and Public Policy Olivia Mitchell discusses money management education as a means of improving financial literacy.
October 20, 2013 | In the News | Los Angeles Times
Assoc. Prof. of Marketing Jonah Berger explains how technology has impacted word-of-mouth marketing.
October 19, 2013 | In the News | El País (Spain)
Prof. of Management Mauro Guillen co-authors an op-ed on growth strategies for multinational companies. (in Spanish)
October 19, 2013 | In the News | The Economist
Prof. of Finance Itay Goldstein is cited for his research on how housing price increases affect commercial lending.
October 18, 2013 | In the News | American Public Media’s “Marketplace”
Prof. of Medicine and Health Care Management Kevin Volpp is interviewed about the effectiveness of employer-sponsored health incentive programs.
October 18, 2013 | In the News | Bloomberg News
Asst. Prof. of Management Ethan Mollick is interviewed about his research on fraudulent Kickstarter projects.
October 18, 2013 | In the News | Tampa Tribune
Prof. of Operations and Information Management Howard Kunreuther discusses flood insurance options in Florida.
October 17, 2013 | In the News | Bloomberg Television
Prof. of Finance Jeremy Siegel and alumnus Mark Zandi (W’81, GR’06) are interviewed about the economic impact of the government shutdown.
October 16, 2013 | In the News | USA Today
Prof. of Health Care Management Mark Pauly offers commentary on the federal health insurance exchange website.