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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 19, 2015 | In the News | Huffington Post

Prof. Judd Kessler in the Huffington Post

Prof. of Business Economics and Public Policy Judd Kessler is featured for a new study on the impact that summer employment programs have on young people.

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August 19, 2015 | In the News | Fast Company

Prof. Katherine Milkman in Fast Company

Prof. of Operations, Information and Decisions Katherine Milkman is featured for her research on temptation bundling and the “fresh start effect.”

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August 19, 2015 | In the News | Wall Street Journal

Prof. Peter Conti-Brown in the Wall Street Journal

Prof. of Legal Studies and Business Ethics Peter Conti-Brown discusses the raise that Bank of America’s directors voted to give themselves.

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August 19, 2015 | In the News | People Magazine

Prof. Peter Fader in People Magazine

Prof. of Marketing Peter Fader shares his thoughts on a retailer “divorcing” a customer.

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August 17, 2015 | In the News | U.S. News & World Report

Prof. Lawton Burns in U.S. News & World Report

Prof. of Health Care Management Lawton Burns is noted for his research on the cost and quality of hospitals in 15 major health care markets.

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August 17, 2015 | In the News | CNNMoney.com

Prof. Matthew Bidwell on CNNMoney.com

Prof. of Management Matthew Bidwell discusses his research on women working in the finance industry.

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Will Obama’s Push for Renewable Energy Get a Tailwind?

President Barack Obama’s new push for more wind and solar power could help drive clean energy innovation. But the game-changer would be a carbon tax, says a Penn expert....

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‘Kosher’ Reverse Mortgages: Fixing a Dysfunctional Market

A high number of retirees have equity in a home that could generate income, but few tap its potential. Wharton’s Jack Guttentag offers suggestions on how the reverse mortgage market could be substantially improved. ...

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Can China Defuse the Panic over Its Economy?

China’s all-out efforts to address fears over its growth prospects have raised fresh questions about the underlying factors affecting its economy....

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Why Latin America Is Feeling the Brunt of China’s Slowdown

China’s yuan depreciation is the latest blow to Latin American commodity exporters. Is it a significant threat to the region’s future growth?...

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Jeremy Siegel on Stocks: This Is a Correction, Not a Bear Market

In an interview with Knowledge@Wharton, finance professor Jeremy Siegel says he thinks the Dow ultimately could drop 15% from recent highs before recovering to around 19,000 by the end of the year....

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How CEOs Stymie Their Own Digital Transformation

The biggest hurdle top executives face in their digital education often is themselves....

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Should Hiring Be Based on Gut – or Data?

At a recent Wharton People Analytics Conference, panelists from business and academia talked about some innovative new ways to apply data analytics to predict employee performance....


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