Penn in the News

Washington Post — August 28, 2007

Thomas McLellan of the School of Medicine says addiction treatment involves lifestyle changes.

Washington Post — August 28, 2007

Stephen Burbank of the Law School is cited for his role as a National Football League arbitrator.

New York Times — August 27, 2007

Adam Kendon of the Graduate School of Education is cited for research on hand gestures and their underlying meaning.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 27, 2007

David Rudovsky of the Law School discusses prison-inmate statistics in Philadelphia.

Washington Post — August 26, 2007

Joel Waldfogel of the Wharton School authors an op-ed on the benefits of television for disempowered female audiences.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 26, 2007

Erin Gautsche of Kelly Writers House discusses Jack Kerouac's "On the Road" and its legacy.

Roanoke Times — August 26, 2007

Richard Ingersoll of the Graduate School of Education is cited for his research on teacher turnover.

Philadelphia Inquirer — August 26, 2007

Penn’s Great Expectations forum hosts mayoral candidates.

New York Times — August 25, 2007

Howard Kunreuther of the Wharton School authors an op-ed about dealing with the financial consequences of natural disasters.

KYW Radio — August 24, 2007

Penn’s Urban Nutrition Initiative is featured.

New York Times — August 24, 2007

Joseph Bernstein of the School of Medicine authors a letter on Medicare incentives.

Ivanhoe Newswire — August 24, 2007

Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses how the brain deals with self control.

Voice of America — August 24, 2007

Ian Lustick of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the Israeli viewpoint of the religious turbulence in the Middle East.

New York Times — August 23, 2007

Michael Knoll of the Law School discusses the possible outcomes of proposed tax increases on managers of private equity.

New York Times — August 23, 2007

David Hsu of the Wharton School says small business owners are more vulnerable to changes in consumer spending.

New York Times — August 23, 2007

Marshall Meyer of the Wharton School discusses the recent Mattel toy recall.

Reuters — August 23, 2007

Marshall Meyer of the Wharton School says that added inspections to prevent recalls are cost prohibitive for many companies.

Chicago Sun-Times — August 22, 2007

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses the relationship between home equity and consumer spending.

Associated Press — August 22, 2007

Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says there is a conflict of interest when it comes to drug advisers accepting money from drug makers.

Catholic News Service — August 22, 2007

Richard Estes of the School of Social Policy and Practice is cited for research on human trafficking.