Wharton School

Baby Boomers Selling Shares May Depress Stocks for Decades, Fed Paper Says

August 22, 2011

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School comments on a “baby-boomer selloff.”

Article Source: Bloomberg News

Fairies, Witches and Supply and Demand

August 20, 2011

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School comments on advanced concepts illustrated in children’s literature.

Article Source: New York Times

Cut Medicare, Help Patients

August 22, 2011

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School co-authors an op-ed about Medicare.

Article Source: New York Times

Disaster Plans Crucial to Weathering Crisis

August 14, 2011

Howard Kunreuther of the Wharton School says, “constructing scenarios of what can happen is essential, yet many organizations fail to do so.”

Article Source: Business Insurance

More Women Head to School for M.B.A.s

August 19, 2011

Ankur Kumar of the Wharton School comments on the significant increase in the number offemale applicants for the MBA program.

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

Philadelphia Experts Say Donations Slow for Africa Relief

August 18, 2011

Deborah Small of the Wharton School comments on charitable giving.

When Stock Analysts Get Stubborn, Head for the Hills

August 18, 2011

Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School says “escalation bias hurt all investors.”

Article Source: Time

Audio: Benefits for Severely Disabled Children Scrutinized

August 18, 2011

Mark Duggan of the Wharton School comments on the federal Supplementary Security Incomeprogram for severely disabled children.

Article Source: National Public Radio

On Economy, Raw Data Gets a Grain of Salt

August 16, 2011

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School comments on how “little attention we economists pay to measurement.”

Article Source: New York Times

Video: Wachter Says Home Construction Recovery to Take 2 Years

August 17, 2011

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses the future of the U.S. housing market.

Article Source: Bloomberg Television