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Engineering Sophomore at Penn Researches Deception and Humor in Business

Mark Liam Murphy, a sophomore from Wilmington, N.C., spent his summer exploring business psychology topics, like humor and deception, as a part of the Penn Undergraduate Research Mentoring program.

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College Calculus September 7, 2015 | New Yorker

 

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is quoted about his book Will College Pay Off?

Public Private, Health Benefits Face Strategic Pruning August 31, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

 

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on employee health benefits.

Why Is Bachelorhood So Uncommon Among College Football Head Coaches? August 28, 2015 | CampusRush.com (Sports Illustrated)

 

Nikolai Roussanov of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a research paper that revealed that companies run by unmarried CEOs “exhibit higher stock return volatility, pursue more aggressive investment policies and do not respond to changes in idiosyncratic risk.”

It’s Hard to Foretell a Brady Ruling, If There Is One August 30, 2015 | New York Times

 

Scott Rosner of the Wharton School comments on a potential ruling for NFL player Tom Brady.

When Katrina Evacuees Moved to New Places, People’s Attitudes Changed – for the Worse August 30, 2015 | Washington Post

 

Dan Hopkins of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for writing about how dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina was a “tragic experiment of sorts.”

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