Wharton School

Video: Sibling Rivalry? Zeke vs. Rahm Emanuel on Obamacare

December 9, 2013

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School discusses how to measure success for the Affordable Care Act legislation.

Article Source: USA Today

Detroit Ruling Opens Door to Pension Cuts Across the Nation

December 7, 2013

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School shares her thoughts on the effect of possible pension cuts.

Article Source: Los Angeles Times

The 3 Decisions That Made Mandela a Truly Great Leader

December 5, 2013

Paul Schoemaker of the Wharton School contributes his thoughts about the impact of Nelson Mandela’s leadership.

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It Pays for Entrepreneurs to Have Rich Friends

December 3, 2013

Karl Ulrich of the Wharton School discusses how entrepreneurs benefit from having wealthy friends.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Ezekiel Emanuel: Obamacare Site ‘Going in the Right Direction’

December 1, 2013

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on improvements to healthcare.gov.

Article Source: Politico.com
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Media Contact:Jill DiSanto | jdisanto@upenn.edu | 215-898-4820December 2, 2013

Center for High Impact Philanthropy at Penn Releases Guide on ‘Giving Tuesday’

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After “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday,” there is “Giving Tuesday.” “Giving Tuesday” highlights a practice that’s long existed. Traditionally, the holiday season and the end of the year have been active in terms of donations to charities and non-profit organizations. Nearly 25 percent of philanthropic gifts will be made between now and Dec. 31. This year on “Giving Tuesday,” the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy will launch its first multi-platform guidance for donors who want to know that their end-of-year giving will make the greatest difference in the lives of others.

After “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday,” there is “Giving Tuesday.”

“Giving Tuesday” highlights a practice that’s long existed. Traditionally, the holiday season and the end of the year have been active in terms of donations to charities and non-profit organizations. Nearly 25 percent of philanthropic gifts will be made between now and Dec. 31.

This year on “Giving Tuesday,” the University of Pennsylvania’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy will launch its first multi-platform guidance for donors who want to know that their end-of-year giving will make the greatest difference in the lives of others.

Philadelphia to Launch Health-insurance Outreach

November 26, 2013

Mark Duggan of the Wharton School comments on outreach about the Affordable Care Act.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Don’t Count Out the Middle Manager

November 25, 2013

Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School comments on the importance of managers.

Article Source: Forbes.com

Good Judgment in Forecasting International Affairs (and an invitation for season 3)

November 26, 2013

Michael Horowitz of the School of Arts and Sciences writes about forecasting international affairs. An article co-authored by Philip Tetlock of the Wharton School and SAS is included.

Article Source: Washington Post

Retailers Try Out New Ways to Set Prices

November 25, 2013

Z. John Zhang of the Wharton School is quoted about fashion retailers.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal