Wharton School

Is a Double-Dip Recession on the Horizon?

August 3, 2011

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School says, "We're on the cusp of recession. We maybe already have had one — that's really just one data revision away."

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

Shaking the MBA Martini – Diversity Is the New Cocktail of Choice

August 3, 2011

Ankur Kumar of the Wharton School discusses diversity in student enrollment.

Article Source: Forbes.com

Groupon Groupies

August 3, 2011

John Zhang of the Wharton School shares his perspective on deal-a-day Websites.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

The Video Store, Reinvented by Necessity

July 30, 2011

Peter Fader of the Wharton School says “video stores should position themselves not as an adversary of Netflix but rather as an alternative.”

Article Source: New York Times

Ceiling's Falling: What the Debt Debate Means to Us

July 28, 2011

Kent Smetters of the Wharton School comments on the federal budget and the debt ceiling debate.

Article Source: Philadelphia Daily News

Jeremy Siegel: ‘Make Cuts to Medicare’

July 27, 2011

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School talks about making cuts to Medicare to reduce the national debt.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Baby Boomers Worry About Finances, Health Costs

July 29, 2011

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School says not all baby boomers have the same retirement options and suggests they push back retirement as long as possible.

Article Source: Associated Press

Baby Boomers Worry About Finances, Health Costs

July 29, 2011

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School says not all baby boomers have the same retirement options and suggests they push back retirement as long as possible.

Article Source: Associated Press

9/11 Revealed the Benefits of Psychology Are Limited, Review Finds

July 29, 2011

Philip Tetlock of the Wharton School and the School of Arts and Sciences notes that intelligence agencies employ scientists to try to predict the behavior of foreign leaders and terrorists, and that their track record has been mixed.

Article Source: New York Times

Behind Wharton’s Record-Breaking Female Enrollment

July 25, 2011

Ankur Kumar of the Wharton School discusses how the school recruited more female applicants than its competitors.

Article Source: CNNMoney.com