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Video: Is Housing the Engine Driving U.S. Economic Growth? August 25, 2015 | Bloomberg Business


Susan Wachter of the Wharton School talks about the strength of the U.S. housing market and its role in the nation’s economic recovery.

Audio: Study Tracks Vast Racial Gap in School Discipline in 13 Southern States August 25, 2015 | “All Things Considered,” National Public Radio


Shaun Harper of the Graduate School of Education says, “Black kids on the whole are suspended for reasons that have absolutely nothing to do with safety.”

Pope Francis Memorabilia Gets Really Cheesy; Mozzarella, Anyone? August 25, 2015 | Wall Street Journal


Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comment comments on marketers who hope to capitalize off the papal visit in terms of selling memorabilia.

Why You Should Make a Very Precise Offer When You’re Negotiating August 25, 2015 | New York Magazine


Maurice Schweitzer of the Wharton School is cited for conducting collaborative research on negotiation tactics and the psychology behind them.

75% of Obamacare Plans in California Use Narrow Networks, Study Shows August 25, 2015 | Los Angeles Times


Daniel Polsky of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted about Affordable Care Act health-care plans in California.