David Abrams of the Law School says, “We find evidence of significant inter-judge disparity in the racial gap in incarceration rates, providing support for the model where at least some judges treat defendants differently based on their race.”
During the past five years, the number of international students at the University of Pennsylvania has seen record growth at the undergraduate and the graduate level.
Penn is among the top destinations for international students from around the world seeking to study in the United States. Currently, the University hosts 5,751 international students from 137 different countries, including China, Japan, Thailand, Canada, Taiwan and Singapore.
Reed Schuldiner of the Law School comments on the victims of Madoff’s ponzi scheme.
Stephen Morse of the Law School and the Perelman School of Medicine comments on the sensation of driving without paying attention to the road.
Jill Fisch of the Law School comments on proxy advisory firms.
Burgeoning India is facing historic macroeconomic instability, and 2014 is shaping up to be a contentious election year there. Add a rapidly growing population and an overtaxed infrastructure, and it’s clear India is a case study in the urgent need for innovation.