Wharton School

The Vicious Cycle of the Gender Pay Gap

June 8, 2012

A Knowledge@Wharton post features the research of Janice Madden of the Wharton School and the School of Arts and Sciences.

Article Source: Time

Startup RightCare in Growth Mode Thanks to Prize Money

June 8, 2012

Graduate student Eric Heil of the Wharton School and Kathryn Bowles of the School of Nursing are featured for their collaborative development of RightCare Solutions.

Article Source: The Business Journals

Labor Market Losing Vigor With Few Changing Jobs

June 8, 2012

Betsey Stevenson of the Wharton School comments on the effect of people not changing jobs.

Article Source: SFGate

Labor Faces New Challenge

June 6, 2012

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School comments on the wage difference between union workers and nonunion workers.

Article Source: The Wall Street Journal

Why Businesses Need to Stop Whining, Step Up and Close the ‘Skills Gap’

June 5, 2012

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School says, “Employers, too, can be so dazzled by the choices that they wait too long to fill positions.”

Article Source: Forbes

Practitioner of ‘Combative Collegiality,’ Penn’s Premiere Bioethicist to Speak in Philly

June 6, 2012

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is featured.

Article Source: Newsworks

Researchers Show Ease of Finding Dubious Results

June 5, 2012

Uri Simonsohn and Joseph Simmons of the Wharton School are featured for collaborative research on how results labeled having “statistical significance” allow debatable studies to be published in respected journals.

Article Source: Philly.com

Average Startup Evolves Over Time, Not Overnight

June 5, 2012

Graduate student Eric Heil of the Wharton School and Kathryn Bowles of the School of Nursing are featured for developing RightCare Solutions.

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Weak Economy Points to Obama’s Constraints

June 2, 2012

Franklin Allen of the Wharton School comments on the U.S. announcing that it would not increase its contribution to the International Monetary Fund.

Article Source: New York Times

Privacy, Please: This Is Only for the Two of Us

June 2, 2012

Andrea Matwyshyn of the Wharton School comments on user privacy and companies’ attempts to customize their services.

Article Source: New York Times