Penn in the News

Los Angeles Times — June 9, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School discusses the Supreme Court’s decision to delay the Chrysler-Fiat deal.
Baltimore Sun — June 9, 2009
The Wharton School’s Pension Research Council advises the Dixon administration on Baltimore City’s pension regulation.
“Marketplace” (National Public Radio) — June 9, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School comments on the Supreme Court’s halting the Chrysler-Fiat deal.
WHYY Radio (Philadelphia) — June 8, 2009
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses the recession’s impact on the baby-boomer generation.
New York Times — June 8, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School comments on legal action involving the sale of Chrysler to Fiat.
Associated Press — June 7, 2009
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School says the recession can be a motivational tool for employers.
Philadelphia Inquirer — June 7, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School discusses bankrupt Chrysler’s susceptibility to lawsuits.
Philadelphia Inquirer — June 7, 2009
Deborah Watkins Bruner of the School of Nursing discusses medical decision-making.
Minneapolis Star Tribune — June 6, 2009
Jack Nagel of the School of Arts and Sciences authors an op-ed on instant-runoff voting.
New York Times — June 5, 2009
Jennifer Blouin of the Wharton School discusses the Homeland Investment Act.
Science — June 5, 2009
Christopher Murray of the School of Engineering and Applied Science and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses molecular processes.
Scientific American — June 5, 2009
Patrick McGovern of Penn Museum and the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his expertise in ancient brewing.
WTXF-TV (Philadelphia) — June 4, 2009
The School of Veterinary Medicine aids the Pennsylvania SPCA with an outbreak of “Strep Zoo.”
Reuters — June 4, 2009
Yongwon Choi of the School of Medicine says a diabetes pill may help treat other conditions.
The Economist — June 4, 2009
Rahul Mangharam of the School of Engineering and Applied Science says cars are becoming more integrated with other facets of society.
Philadelphia Inquirer — June 3, 2009
Joni Finney of the Graduate School of Education discusses student retention in higher education.
Wall Street Journal — June 3, 2009
Ian MacMillan of the Wharton School is cited for his research on consumer shift.
United Press International — June 3, 2009
Peter DeScioli and Robert Kurzban of the School of Arts and Sciences say friendship is about finding an ally.
TV Ontario — June 3, 2009
James Pawelski of the School of Arts and Sciences and the Positive Psychology Center participates in a panel discussing happiness.
Philadelphia Inquirer — June 2, 2009
Steven Vaughn-Lewis, a student in the School of Arts and Sciences, is profiled.