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September 1, 2015 | Press Releases

Wharton School to Offer New “Business Analytics” Specialization on Coursera Online Learning Platform

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has announced it will offer a “Business Analytics” Specialization through Coursera: the first comprehensive set of courses to teach not just what Big Data is, but how data is used to make real business decisions.

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August 28, 2015 | Feature Stories | Poets & Quants

Wharton Online in Poets & Quants

Wharton MOOCs in accounting, corporate finance, and social entrepreneurship are noted as “essential business MOOCs in September.”

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August 26, 2015 | In the News | Wall Street Journal

Prof. Jonah Berger in the Wall Street Journal

Prof. of Marketing Jonah Berger comments on marketing the Pope’s visit to Philadelphia in September.

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August 26, 2015 | In the News | Wall Street Journal

Emeritus Prof. Jack Guttentag in the Wall Street Journal

Emeritus Prof. of Finance Jack Guttentag shares his thoughts on a weekly mortgage payment schedule.

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August 26, 2015 | In the News | The New Republic

Prof. Howard Kunreuther in the New Republic

Prof. of Operations, Information and Decisions Howard Kunreuther discusses risk preparedness in the 10 years since Hurricane Katrina.

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August 25, 2015 | In the News | Bloomberg Television

Prof. Susan Wachter on Bloomberg Television

Prof. of Real Estate Susan Wachter explains how the U.S. housing market can be seen as a bright spot in the overall economy.

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August 25, 2015 | In the News | New Yorker

Prof. Maurice Schweitzer in New York Magazine

Prof. of Operations, Information and Decisions Maurice Schweitzer is featured for research from his new book, “Friend and Foe: When to Cooperate, When to Compete, and How to Succeed at Both.”

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August 24, 2015 | In the News | Wall Street Journal

Prof. Adam Grant in the Wall Street Journal

Prof. of Management Adam Grant is featured for his research on introverted and extroverted leaders.

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How Google’s Rules Can Work In Your Office

In a new book, Google’s head of people operations, Laszlo Bock, discusses how what the company believes could make work better for everyone....

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How Data Analytics Is Shaping What You Watch

Behind every success Netflix has had, from its DVD-by-mail rental service business to video streaming to original series, a powerful analytics machine has laid the groundwork....

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Is ASEAN Ready to Become a Single Market?

The realization of the ASEAN Economic Community at the end of this year would be a crowning achievement for ASEAN and a coming of age that could potentially silence its detractors. But how close is ASEAN to achieving its single-market goal?...

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Will India’s New Focus on Financial Inclusion Pay Off?

India's government has made financial inclusion a major priority. Will the new initiatives work?...

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Six Lessons Your Brand Can Learn from Google’s Logo Reboot

Google’s logo redesign is its biggest change in 16 years. But do logos really matter?...

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What’s Behind Chinese Leaders’ Response to the Market Crisis?

While China’s economic fundamentals are solid, the recent market crisis could threaten the country’s reform agenda, writes Christopher Mark, Sr., in this opinion piece....

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Want to Stop Retail Showrooming? Start Training Your Staff

It's obvious that customers will prefer to deal with sales associates who really know their products. But you'll be surprised how huge a difference it makes to the bottom line. ...


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