James English of the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for his new book, "The Economy of Prestige: Prizes, Awards, and the Circulation of Cultural Value.”
Penn in the News
Penn researchers are cited for their study concerning peoples’ truthfulness when putting their pets up for adoption.
Linda Aiken of the School of Nursing and the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the shortage of facilities for the booming nursing major.
Mark Pauly of Penn’s Wharton School says Americans might not be prepared for President Bush’s planned health-care reform.
Don Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences, Howard Kunreuther of Penn’s Wharton School and Provost Ron Daniels are spotlighted for their work on a new book, “On Risk and Disaster: Lessons from Hurricane Katrina."
Renee Post of the Law School says the LSAT isn’t always a direct indicator of performance in law school.
John Pollack of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses
Franklin exhibits in the Art Museum.
Ingrid Olson of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses her study involving human assessment of attractiveness.
Penn’s Wharton School tops the Financial Times'
Global MBA Rankings.
Penn research studies are cited for their work on lie detection through use of brain scans.
Don Kettl of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the effect the State of the Union speech has on congressional politics.
Barbara Wingate of the School of Medicine says coincidence seems to affect some more than others.
Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses Ford’s pioneering minimum-wage policies.
Michael Useem of Penn’s Wharton School discusses the Enron collapse.
Philip Jenkins of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses religious transitions in Africa.
Michael Carasik of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on a new book examining the Torah from the perspective of four different medieval rabbis.
Daniel Rader of the School of Medicine discusses the future of heart attack risk assessment.
Linda Aiken of the School of Nursing and the School of Arts and Sciences says most patients have very little information on their hospitals’ nurses.
Arthur Caplan of the School of Medicine discusses how pledge money might have led to a biased hiring decision.
Peter Capelli of Penn’s Wharton School says increased life expectancy has lead to many CEOs working into very old age.