Monica McGrath of the Wharton School writes about workplace gender inequalities.
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Susan Wachter of the Wharton School joins a discussion about the housing market.
Edward Rock of the Law School is quoted.
Graduate student Johannes Eichstaedt of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for analyzing tweets to help answer the question, “Could those profiles help determine which countries were likely to have more deaths from heart disease?”
Carl June of the Perelman School of Medicine is highlighted for leading research therapy that transforms the body’s immune system, using a deactivated HIV virus, to identify and kill leukemia cells.
Christopher Yoo of the Law School writes about how net neutrality affects the startup culture in Silicon Valley.
Dean Geoffrey Garrett of the Wharton School weighs in on the latest developments in Sino-American economic relations.
Clark Erickson of the Museum is quoted about curating the reviewed exhibit “Beneath the Surface: Life, Death and Gold in Ancient Panama.”
Ian Lustick of the School of Arts & Sciences reacts to the Israeli election.
Kevin Platt of the School of Arts & Sciences is mentioned for moderating an event featuring Russian punk-political activist duo Pussy Riot. William Burke-White of the Law School is also mentioned as the director of the Perry World House that is set to officially open in January.
President Amy Gutmann is quoted about the opening of the Penn Wharton China Center.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education praises a California community college system’s program to help support students to transfer to historically black colleges and universities.
Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School comments on a Comcast-Time Warner merger.
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg Public Policy Center talks about the difficulties minority lawmakers face when trying to turn their ideas into law.
Thomas Wadden of the Perelman School of Medicine says health-care practitioners are cautious about weight-loss medications because of their inconsistent history.
Steve Donahue has been named the new head coach for men’s basketball.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School is cited for her research on financial literacy.
Erin Maloney and Joseph Cappella of the Annenberg School for Communication discuss their research on the use of electronic cigarette advertisements.
Alex Edmans of the Wharton School is cited for a collaborative study titled “Sports Sentiment and Stock Returns.”
Stefan Al of the School of Design comments on city planning in Philadelphia.