Penn in the News

BBC — November 6, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Scotland’s disaster-preparation capabilities.
Expansion.com (Spain) — November 6, 2008
Rogers Smith of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the role of racial and ethnic minorities in Barack Obama’s win.
USA Today — November 6, 2008
Michael Knoll of the Law School discusses Barack Obama’s tax plans.
USA Today — November 6, 2008
Kathleen Hall Jamieson of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on the McCain campaign’s loss.
New York Times — November 6, 2008
James McGann of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses financial-donor transparency.
Philadelphia Daily News — November 5, 2008
Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy and Practice and Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discuss Barack Obama’s victory.
Dallas Morning News — November 5, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences analyzes the challenges Barack Obama will face as president.
Philadelphia CityPaper — November 5, 2008
Sarah Paoletti of the Law School comments on Philadelphia’s enforcement of illegal-immigrant laws.
Folha Online (Brazil) — November 5, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the crises Barack Obama’s presidency will confront.
938Live (Singapore) — November 5, 2008
David Thornburgh of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on Pennsylvania voting.
San Jose Mercury News — November 5, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the economic challenges Barack Obama will face.
Washington Post — November 4, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the appointee process for the next president.
Wall Street Journal — November 4, 2008
Justin Wolfers and student David Rothschild of the Wharton School author a column on election-watching tips.
BBC — November 4, 2008
Camille Charles of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her research on race in American higher education.
BusinessWeek — November 4, 2008
Judith Hodara of the Wharton School says MBA candidates many times are concerned with balancing the degree with employment.
Le Parisien (France) — November 3, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on John McCain’s campaign.
Philadelphia Inquirer — November 3, 2008
Robert Kurzban of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on positive spin and self image.
Dallas Morning News — November 3, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences says political partisanship is becoming less and less popular among the electorate.
Times of London (U.K.) — November 3, 2008
Donald Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences analyzes the impact of the economy on the election.
New York Times — November 3, 2008
Factcheck.org of the Annenberg Public Policy Center analyzes presidential-campaign claims.