Wharton School

USC’s Sarkisian Isn’t First Coach to Give His School a Black Eye

August 28, 2015

 

Kenneth Shropshire of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on the responsibility university administrators bear when addressing the behavior of USC football coach Steve Sarkisian.

Article Source: Los Angeles Times

Video: Is Housing the Engine Driving U.S. Economic Growth?

August 25, 2015

 

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School talks about the strength of the U.S. housing market and its role in the nation’s economic recovery.

Article Source: Bloomberg Business

Pope Francis Memorabilia Gets Really Cheesy; Mozzarella, Anyone?

August 25, 2015

 

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comment comments on marketers who hope to capitalize off the papal visit in terms of selling memorabilia.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Why You Should Make a Very Precise Offer When You’re Negotiating

August 25, 2015

 

Maurice Schweitzer of the Wharton School is cited for conducting collaborative research on negotiation tactics and the psychology behind them.

Article Source: New York Magazine
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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820August 25, 2015

Engineering Sophomore at Penn Researches Deception and Humor in Business

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Mark Liam Murphy, a sophomore from Wilmington, N.C., spent his summer exploring business psychology topics, like humor and deception, as a part of the Penn Undergraduate Research Mentoring program.

As students, engineers-to-be rarely get a chance to examine topics in business psychology, but Mark Liam Murphy, a sophomore from Wilmington, N.C., spent his first summer on campus at the University of Pennsylvania doing just that. 

75% of Obamacare Plans in California Use Narrow Networks, Study Shows

August 25, 2015

 

Daniel Polsky of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted about Affordable Care Act health-care plans in California.

Article Source: Los Angeles Times

Video: Wharton’s Siegel: We’ll Test, Possibly Break Morning’s Lows

August 24, 2015

 

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School shares his predictions about the financial fourth quarter.

Article Source: CNBC

Audio: China, Its Economy and the World

August 24, 2015

Jacques DeLisle of the Law School and Mauro Guillen of the Wharton School are interviewed about China’s economy and its effect on the U.S.

Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Why Introverts Make Great Entrepreneurs

August 24, 2015

A study by Adam Grant of the Wharton School finds that introverted leaders are an asset.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal