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Do Deals and Exits Aimed at Producing Social Good Sacrifice Returns? October 7, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

Christopher Geczy of the Wharton School says, “The tension between profit and social purpose may not be as pronounced as people suggest.”

U.S. Businesses Doing More M&A Deals but Making Same Mistakes October 6, 2015 |

Research on M&A deals conducted by Robert Holthausen of the Wharton School is cited.

Change the Course of Biomedical History October 7, 2015 | Washington Monthly

President Amy Gutmann writes about the impact the 21st Century Cures Act can have on biomedical research and history.

For Think Tanks, It’s Either Innovate or Die October 6, 2015 | Washington Post

James McGann of the School of Arts & Sciences shares his thoughts on the challenges facing think tanks.

The Power of Precise Predictions October 2, 2015 | New York Times

Philip Tetlock of the Wharton School and the School of Arts & Sciences co-writes an article about using forecasting tournaments to depolarize political debate.