Dan Romer of the Annenberg Public Policy Center comments on Philadelphia’s cigarette tax.
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Edna Foa of the Perelman School of Medicine is featured for developing a therapy that requires patients to relive a horrific event to lessen its power.
Matthew Steinberg of the Graduate School of Education shares his thoughts on how seniority is not a good indicator of teacher effectiveness.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School says, “The investment banks are just not nearly as popular as they were.”
Stephen Burbank of the Law School is noted as an arbitrator who ruled that NFL player Jimmy Graham “can only be considered a tight end for the purposes of his franchise tag designation.”
Carlo Siracusa of the School of Veterinary Medicine is featured for discussing pet behavior.
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School comments on Chief Justice John Roberts’ willingness “to accept superficial consensus.”
Pooja Mehta of the Perelman School of Medicine and Mark Pauly of the Wharton School contribute their thoughts on the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision.
Pinar Yildrim of the Wharton School comments on the effectiveness of social media on business.
Jianghong Liu of the School of Nursing writes, “Young children are particularly vulnerable to the toxic effects of lead, because lead can affect children’s developing nerves and brains.”
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School contributes his thoughts on the Supreme Court’s Hobby Lobby decision.
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School comments on small office space for employees.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses the challenges facing Wilberforce University.
Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School predicts massive changes in the traditional role of health insurers by 2025.
Jonathan Moreno of the Perelman School of Medicine and the School of Arts & Sciences writes about social network analysis.
John Hollway of the Law School is quoted about legal issues surrounding the evolution of arson science.
Janice Fanning Madden of the School of Arts & Sciences comments on factors that contribute to the pay gap between men and women with college degrees.
Louis Rulli of the Law School contributes his thoughts on civil forfeiture.
Theodore Ruger of the Law School shares his thoughts on the Supreme Court’s decision on a requirement of the ACA.
Gita Suneja of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses a study of HIV-infected patients who are less likely to receive cancer treatment.