Hanming Fang of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for co-authoring a working paper about corruption in China’s housing sector.
Penn in the News
Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School poses the questions, “Why does it seem more and more disasters are happening? And, as a nation, who’s supposed to pay for them?”
Bridgette Brawner of the School of Nursing is featured for leading Project Gold, a program that teaches teenagers with mental illnesses how to avoid HIV.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education suggests that states should support historically black colleges and universities.
Howard Kunreuther and Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School provide commentary on the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act.
The Milken-Penn GSE Education Business Plan is cited in an article written by an incoming graduate student of the Graduate School of Education.
Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education is cited for thoughts on the UNCF receiving money from the Koch brothers.
Brian Daniels of the Penn Museum talks about the Heritage Task Force training Syrians to protect artifacts.
William Burke-White of the Law School and Perry World House discusses the geopolitical impact of the crash.
David Dinges of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on how repeatedly getting 30 minutes less than the minimum sleep recommendation of seven hours can slow cognitive speed.
Michael Holmes of the Perelman School of Medicine says, “If you reduce your alcohol intake, your risk of heart disease is lower.”
Richard Doty of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on research about the sense of smell and age.
Kevin Platt of the School of Arts & Sciences writes about the Russian media’s role in covering the Malaysian flight tragedy.
David Mandell of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on budgeting for child-care costs for children with autism.
Undergraduate student Clare Lombardo of the School of Arts & Sciences blogs about gifted education.
The Penn DARPA project is mentioned, and Michael Kahana of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted.
Sigal Barsade of the Wharton School is quoted about co-authoring a study on mindfulness in the workplace.
Marybeth Gasman and doctoral candidates Thai-Huy Nguyen and Andrés Castro Samayoa of the Graduate School of Education blog about a report recently released by the Education Trust entitled “Tough Love: Bottom-Line Quality Standards for Colleges.”
Adam Grant of the Wharton School talks about how givers succeed more.
President Amy Gutmann and Mark Alan Hughes of the School of Design are quoted about the new Kleinman Center for Energy Policy, made possible by a gift from alum Scott Kleinman.