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Wharton Executive Education Brings Managers a Roadmap for Effective AI Oversight with new Strategies for Accountable AI Program

Live online executive program will run October 16 – December 18, 2024 PHILADELPHIA, April 25, 2024 – It’s well established that artificial intelligence (AI) has changed and will continue changing the way we work. Yet with so many organizations rapidly adopting AI technologies, risks are growing as well, including well-known concerns such as bias, hallucinations, privacy ...Read More

Seacology Wins $250,000 Lipman Family Prize

Food for Education and Simprints Win $125,000 Each PHILADELPHIA, April 22, 2024 – Seacology has been named the winner of the 2024 Barry & Marie Lipman Family Prize. Chosen from approximately 130 applicants around the globe, Seacology protects threatened island ecosystems all over the world by working directly with communities to help improve their quality of life ...Read More

Wharton in the News

U.S. banks remain the world’s largest funders of fossil fuels
Marketplace | May 16, 2024
Prof. Dan Garrett explains why American banks are the biggest investors in fossil fuels.

Why the GameStop meme stock rally won’t last, according to a behavioral finance expert
Quartz | May 14, 2024
Prof. Itay Goldstein is quoted discussing the proliferation of meme stocks.

NRF rejects Shein membership as retailer pursues U.S. IPO
CNBC | May 13, 2024
Prof. John Zhang explains why an NRF membership would help Shein in its IPO pursuit.

Technology crushing human creativity? Apple’s new iPad ad has struck a nerve online
Associated Press | May 10, 2024
Prof. Americus Reed explains why Apple’s recent iPad ad missed the mark.

The do’s and don’ts of lending money
NPR | May 8, 2024
Prof. Wendy De La Rosa shares a few tips for lending money to friends and family.

Airbnb Unveils Listings for ‘Up’ House, Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ Mansion, and Other ‘Icons’ Experiences in a Bid to Stay Relevant
Inc. | May 7, 2024
Prof. Cait Lamberton discusses the marketing techniques of short-term rental companies.

Why Maternity Care Is Underpaid
TIME | May 7, 2024
Research from Prof. Diane Alexander on declining compensation for pregnancy and delivery care workers is discussed.

Here’s why entry-level jobs feel impossible to get
CNBC | May 7, 2024
Prof. Peter Cappelli says that employers are “not developing talent internally.”

Starbucks sales are slumping. Is it a bellwether for the economy?
ABC News | May 6, 2024
Prof. Cait Lamberton explains why Starbucks has to fundamentally rethink the value it offers in a post-pandemic environment

The 100 Best & Brightest MBAs: Class Of 2024
Poets & Quants | May 3, 2024
Three WG’24 students are included in this year’s 100 best & brightest MBAs list.

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