Jiahong Yuan of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the differences in phone conversations between cultures.
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Stephen Hoch of Penn’s Wharton School says Christmas retail is a market-share system.
Daniel Romer of Penn’s Annenberg School for Communication discusses holiday-related depression.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine says ethics codes at NIH might need adjusting.
Francis Bremer of the School of Arts and Sciences provides insights into the Pilgrims’ beliefs.
Eric Birks of the School of Veterinary Medicine authors a letter on the genealogy of thoroughbreds.
Dean Lee Stetson of Admissions discusses grade inflation.
Dean Richard Gelles of the School of Social Policy and Practice comments on the Department of Human Services’ investigation methods.
Dave Chokshi of the School of Medicine discusses a movement to make pharmaceuticals more affordable for the poor.
Peter Stallybrass of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses historical encrypted messages.
William Ewald of the Law School critiques “Fear of Knowledge,” a new book discussing cognitive relativism.
Penn’s Wharton School is among those chosen to collaborate on and publish the world’s largest business management text.
Yoram Wind of Penn’s Wharton School studies the importance of commercial-free music programs on satellite radio as opposed to talk radio.
Michelle Antonio of Penn’s Wharton School participates in a career recruitment Q&A.
Walt Palmer of the School of Social Policy and Practice says disenfranchised children benefit from an environment that encourages leadership.
Jonathan Steinberg of the School of Arts and Sciences authors a letter on the Iraq war.
Serguei Netessine of Penn’s Wharton School discusses online retail.
David Silverman of the School of Arts and Sciences and Penn Museum provides insight into ancient Egyptian lore, as Penn hosts the "Amarna: Ancient Egypt's Place in the Sun" exhibit.
Lawrence Sherman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for research on using aggressive search tactics to combat concealed firearms.
Mauro Guillen of Penn’s Wharton School authors an op-ed on Spain’s rising stake in international business.