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Business School Experts: High CEO Pay Hurts American Companies, Stockholders April 15, 2014 | Fox News

J. Scott Armstrong of the Wharton School co-writes an op-ed about how high CEO compensation hurts American companies and stockholders.

Percentage Change in Applications to the Ivies April 7, 2014 | New York Times

Penn’s Ivy League-leading increase in applications is highlighted.

College Students Flocked to STEM Fields During Great Recession April 14, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Jerry Jacobs of the School of Arts and Sciences is highlighted for collaborating on research that shows increasing number of college students pursued degrees in science and technology during the Great Recession.

How Wall Street’s Life-ruining Work Habits Hurt All of Us April 13, 2014 | Huffington Post

Alexandra Michel of the Graduate School of Education comments on bankers that leave Wall Street mid-career but keep their taxing work practices.

Penn Panel Explores Ways Asian, Western Cities Can Learn From Each Other April 8, 2014 | University City Review

A panel discussion hosted by the Penn Institute for Urban Research, including Stefan Al of the School of Design, is highlighted.