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Audio: Why Peer Pressure Doesn’t Add Up to Retirement Savings July 31, 2015 | “Morning Edition,” National Public Radio

Research from Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School about the effects of peer pressure on retirement savings decisions is featured.

Penn and Others Drop an Essay Requirement for Standardized Tests July 30, 2015 | Washington Post

Yvonne Romero DaSilva of Admissions talks about Penn’s shift in its application requirements.

Critics Besiege Presidential Debate Commission July 30, 2015 | Politico.com

The Annenberg Public Policy Center is mentioned for organizing a bipartisan group that critiques the Presidential Debate Commission.

To Fix the Fed, Simplify It July 29, 2015 | New York Times

Peter Conti-Brown of the Wharton School pens an op-ed about repairing the Federal Reserve System.

Los Angeles Olympics 2024: After Successful 1984 Games, Can LA Pull It Off Again? July 30, 2015 | International Business Times

Kenneth Shropshire of the Wharton School comments on what factors cities should consider before hosting the Olympics.