Stephanos Bibas of the Law School says shame is still an effective deterrent in mass media.
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J. Scott Armstrong of the Wharton School is cited for his research on competitor-oriented business models.
Martin Seligman of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his research into the psychology of happiness.
Martha Farah of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for her research in the field of childhood development.
Laurie Olin of the School of Design is profiled.
“America's Kingdom: Mythmaking on the Saudi Oil Frontier” by Robert Vitalis of the School of Arts and Sciences is picked as one of the most influential books of the year.
Stephen Hoch of Penn’s Wharton School discusses holiday marketing strategies.
Arthur Bartolozzi of the School of Medicine comments on Eagles’ quarterback McNabb’s recent injury.
Ann Mayer of Penn’s Wharton School says there is a growing movement to include women in Islamic lawmaking.
Andrew Newberg of the School of Medicine says moments of extreme stress or jubilation can cause spiritual mental experiences.
Nathaniel Persily of the Law School says the political climate in Washington, D.C., sees many new lobbyists vying for power.
Jack Guttentag of Penn’s Wharton School authors an op-ed on mortgage brokers.
Peter Fader of the Wharton School discusses Internet advertising strategies.
Tom Wadden of the School of Medicine provides insight into the psychology of healthy eating.
Dean Richardson and Corinne Sweeney of the School of Veterinary Medicine provide updates on Barbaro’s recovery.
Jiahong Yuan of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the differences in phone conversations between cultures.
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.