P.J. Brennan of the Perelman School of Medicine it quoted on patient satisfaction as a factor in better patient care.
Penn in the News
A study co-authored by Katherine L. Milkman of the Wharton School is summarized.
Linda Aiken of the School of Nursing is quoted on how quality staffing offers better medical care.
Robert H. Vonderheide of the Abramson Cancer Center comments on the weakening federal funding for cancer research.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education writes about alumni giving at Morgan State University.
Jeremy Greenwood of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for studying how assortative mating increases the Gini coefficient, a measure of income inequality.
Dominic Sisti of the Perelman School of Medicine says the closure of all large facilities should be rethought in the case of mental illness.
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on retailers creating lower-end labels for outlet locations.
President Amy Gutmann is quoted about Penn co-sponsoring the RoboLancers of Central High School of Philadelphia to attend a competition.
Penn’s “Off the Beat” will participate in the Super Bowl of a cappella competitions.
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on the revitalization of Philadelphia’s Gallery Mall.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School explores the value of a college degree in his upcoming book, Will College Pay Off? A Guide to the Most Important Financial Decision You’ll Ever Make.
Eric Clemons of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on the antitrust charges against Google.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School recommends John Kenneth Galbraith’s The Great Crash: 1929 to gain insight into today’s economy.
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on Medicare and hospital costs.
Dirk Krueger of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for a 2014 working paper about people’s standard of living and economic growth.
Andrea Segal of the Perelman School of Medicine is the author of this article on the practice of “curing” homosexuality.
Alan Kors of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted on free speech vs. hate speech.
Kathryn Schmitz of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on the use of apps to recruit test subjects.
Jeffrey Kallberg of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about Penn’s newly announced Price Lab for Digital Humanities.