Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a paper alleging bias among NBA referees.
Arts & Humanities
The NFL will consider running a study that would examine whether playing in the league is more likely to result in long-term brain disease than only playing college football. Northwestern University's Hunt Batjer, co-chairman of the NFL's head, neck and spine medical committee, said Thursday that the proposed study would test a group of 100 to 150 former NFL players who are 55 to 65 years old and compare them to "an age-matched and position-matched cohort of football players who played NCAA but not the pros."
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on the marketing tactics and thoughtfulness involved in gift giving.
Penn’s football team is featured for its winning 2010 season.
Executive Director, Center for High-Impact Philanthropy
School of Social Policy & Practice
University of Pennsylvania