Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on retailers creating lower-end labels for outlet locations.
Penn in the News
President Amy Gutmann is quoted about Penn co-sponsoring the RoboLancers of Central High School of Philadelphia to attend a competition.
Penn’s “Off the Beat” will participate in the Super Bowl of a cappella competitions.
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on the revitalization of Philadelphia’s Gallery Mall.
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School explores the value of a college degree in his upcoming book, Will College Pay Off? A Guide to the Most Important Financial Decision You’ll Ever Make.
Eric Clemons of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on the antitrust charges against Google.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School recommends John Kenneth Galbraith’s The Great Crash: 1929 to gain insight into today’s economy.
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on Medicare and hospital costs.
Dirk Krueger of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited for a 2014 working paper about people’s standard of living and economic growth.
Andrea Segal of the Perelman School of Medicine is the author of this article on the practice of “curing” homosexuality.
Alan Kors of the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted on free speech vs. hate speech.
Kathryn Schmitz of the Perelman School of Medicine is quoted on the use of apps to recruit test subjects.
Jeffrey Kallberg of the School of Arts & Sciences talks about Penn’s newly announced Price Lab for Digital Humanities.
Glenn Bryan of Government and Community Affairs, Michael Dausch of Facilities and Real Estate Services and Pat Dorris of Penn Medicine are quoted about briefing minority- and women-owned subcontractors on upcoming capital projects at Penn.
Marilyn Howarth of the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the affects on air quality by new development in Philadelphia.
Danielle Bassett of the School of Engineering and Applied Science is quoted on her research on graphing brain activity.
Harvey Rubin of the Perelman School of Medicine discusses the choice of doctors’ neckwear.
Michael Useem of the Wharton School is quoted on the success of G.E.’s executive leaders.
Joseph E. Lin of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses China’s defense exports.
The robotics lab at the School of Engineering and Applied Science has developed a cell phone drone.