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November 26, 2014 | In the News | Bloomberg Television
Prof. of Marketing Barbara Kahn discusses the sales strategies used by U.S. retailers during the holiday season.
November 26, 2014 | In the News | Forbes
Prof. of Marketing John Zhang comments on using “hidden city fares” when booking flights.
November 26, 2014 | In the News | The Washington Post
Prof. of Legal Studies and Business Ethics Kenneth Shropshire explains why certain social issues draw a response from professional athletes.
November 25, 2014 | In the News | The Wall Street Journal
Prof. of Management Ethan Mollick is cited for his research on the percentage of crowdfunded projects that were delayed.
November 25, 2014 | In the News | Bloomberg News
Prof. of Real Estate Susan Wachter explains why potential homebuyers with a secondary income are being denied by mortgage lenders.
November 24, 2014 | In the News | CNBC.com
Prof. of Finance Jules van Binsbergen is cited for a study he co-authored on the skill level of effective mutual fund managers.
November 23, 2014 | In the News | Financial Times
Prof. of Operations and Information Management Gerard Cachon is featured for his work with Course Match, Wharton’s new MBA course allocation system.
November 23, 2014 | In the News | The Philadelphia Inquirer
Prof. of Management Chia-jung Tsay is featured for her study on whether classical-music listeners rely more on sight or sound when evaluating a performance.
November 21, 2014 | In the News | Financial Times
Prof. of Finance Itay Goldstein is cited for research he co-authored on how housing price increases affect commercial and industrial loans.
November 20, 2014 | In the News | Wall Street Journal
Prof. of Management Iwan Barankay comments on the extraordinary perks that companies offer to keep their employees happy.
November 20, 2014 | In the News | Marketwatch
Prof. of Real Estate Susan Wachter discusses Fannie Mae’s forecast for home-loan rates in 2015.
November 19, 2014 | In the News | Wall Street Journal
Prof. of Marketing John Zhang explains how loyalty-card mobile apps help retailers target special offers to consumers.
November 18, 2014 | In the News | Vox
Prof. of Business Economics and Public Policy Olivia Mitchell is featured for a new paper she co-authored that finds offering a lump-sum bonus can improve funding for Social Security.
November 18, 2014 | In the News | CNNMoney.com
Prof. of Finance Richard Marston is cited for research on reaching financial goals in the last 10 years before retirement.
November 18, 2014 | In the News | The New York Times
Prof. of Marketing Barbara Kahn comments on the competition between retailers to attract customers through discounts.
November 18, 2014 | In the News | The Huffington Post
Prof. of Operations and Information Management Lynn Wu is noted for her research on the value of social communication in the workplace.
November 17, 2014 | In the News | Fast Company
Prof. of Management Nancy Rothbard is cited for her research that finds how start-of-day moods influence productivity.
November 17, 2014 | In the News | Psychology Today
Prof. of Management Sigal Barsade explains how mindfulness meditation can lead to smarter business decisions.
November 16, 2014 | In the News | Financial Times
Profs. of Operations and Information Christian Terwiesch and Karl Ulrich write an op-ed on the impact of MOOCs on business schools.
November 16, 2014 | In the News | Reuters
Prof. of Management John Paul MacDuffie offers commentary on voluntary, targeted recalls by automakers.