Wharton School

Why the Week Before Vacations Seems Longer When Going Far Away

July 18, 2012

Gal Zauberman of the Wharton School is cited for collaborating on a study about consumer decision making.

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Secrets of Success Hidden in Kickstarter's Numbers

July 17, 2012

A report by Jeanne Pi and Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School discusses Kickstarter, a funding platform for creative projects.

Article Source: Forbes

The Broken Escalator; Or, Can You Ever Really Retract a Paper?

July 17, 2012

Uri Simonsohn of the Wharton School discusses scientific papers that have to be retracted.

Give More Time to Have More Time

July 14, 2012

Cassie Mogilner of the Wharton School is cited for her research about people feeling a sense of “time famine.”

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Michael Useem and Climbing the Everest of Leadership

July 15, 2012

Michael Useem of the Wharton School is featured for his ideas about leadership.

Article Source: Philly.com

Zeke Emanuel Teaches You Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Health Policy

July 15, 2012

A snippet of an online course taught by Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is highlighted.

Article Source: Washinton Post

Facing Up to Change: The Executive Challenge

July 13, 2012

Jerry Wind and David Heckman of the Wharton School explain the importance of peer-group learning experiences.

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Why Job Openings Don’t Translate Into Jobs

July 11, 2012

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School comments on monthly job data.

Article Source: Business Week

Most Things (Even Funny Things) Aren’t Funny

July 11, 2012

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School is cited about a study in which comedy clips were given ratings from “not funny” to “very funny.”

Article Source: The Huffington Post

Audio: Aspen Ideas Festival: Panel on the Health-care Ruling

July 9, 2012

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School discusses the Supreme Court’s health-care ruling.

Article Source: Minnesota Public Radio