- Professor Kent Smetters and the Penn Wharton Budget Model are cited in a Washington Post article about proposed tax cuts.
- Professor Kevin Werbach speaks with CNBC about the growing popularity of blockchain among students.
- Professor of Accounting Jennifer Blouin speaks with CNN about whether proposed tax cuts will really help the middle class.
Eduardo Azevedo, Wharton Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy, Named Among 2018 Sloan Research FellowsNew York, NY, February 15, 2018 – The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation announces the selection of 126 outstanding U.S. and Canadian researchers as the recipients of the 2018 Sloan Research Fellowships. The fellowships, awarded yearly since 1955, honor early-career scholars whose achievements mark them as among the very best scientific minds working today. A full ...Read More
We are pleased to announce our 2018 Graduation speakers, four visionary business leaders who exemplify the qualities that we imbue in our students throughout their Wharton education — innovation, global awareness, collaboration, and responsible leadership. Wharton undergraduate alumna Safra Catz, W’83, L’86, Chief Executive Officer of Oracle Corporation Wharton MBA alumnus F. William McNabb III, WG’83, Chairman ...Read More
Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen Named Inaugural Luddy Family President’s Distinguished Professor at the Wharton SchoolPhiladelphia, PA, January 31, 2018 — Eric Tchetgen Tchetgen has been named the inaugural Luddy Family President’s Distinguished Professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Thomas M. Luddy, WG’76 and Janice Hotra Luddy, WG’77 generously endowed the Luddy Family President’s Distinguished Professorship for faculty appointments at the Wharton School with a gift ...Read More
Ingrid M. Nembhard Named Inaugural Fishman Family President’s Distinguished Associate Professor at the Wharton SchoolPhiladelphia, PA, January 30, 2018 — Penn President Amy Gutmann and Wharton Dean Geoff Garrett are pleased to announce the appointment of Ingrid Nembhard as the inaugural Fishman Family President’s Distinguished Associate Professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, effective January 1, 2018. The Fishman Family President’s Distinguished Professorship was endowed by Mrs. ...Read More
Washington, D.C. – January 23, 2018 — Switzerland held its position as the No. 1 country in the world, according to the 2018 Best Countries report, a rankings and analysis project by U.S. News & World Report, Y&R’s BAV Group and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. In its third year, the rankings evaluate 80 ...Read More
Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists to Hold No-Cost Program on Funding & Scaling Startups at Wharton San Francisco, March 8, 2018What: Through intensive lectures and hands-on exercises, the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists, led by the Wharton School’s most prominent professors, help reporters gain a better understanding of key business and economic issues. This no-cost, one-day program will feature Wharton Professor Gad Allon and Adjunct Professor David Wessels on “Scaling Firm Operations and How Firms Use ...Read More
Intensive Program will Expand Financial Acumen of Senior-level Executives Philadelphia, PA – Dec. 14, 2017 – The Aresty Institute of Executive Education at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania has launched the Advanced Finance Program, a new, first of its kind program for finance professionals looking to accelerate their career advancement by significantly ...Read More