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Why CEOs Rarely, if Ever, Get Fired

January 26, 2011

Luke Taylor of the Wharton School shares his views on why CEOs are seldom dismissed from their positions.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Sherrie Madia | madia@wharton.upenn.edu | 215-898-1190January 26, 2011

Penn, Wharton Get $6.5 Million Gift From Barry R. Lipman for Lipman Family Prize in Leadership, Innovation

The University of Pennsylvania and the Wharton School are pleased to announce  a $6.5 million gift from Barry R. Lipman to establish the Lipman Family Prize.  Awarded annually, the Prize will recognize and amplify the work of an organization devoted to positive social impact and the creation of sustainable solutions to significant social and economic challenges.

Stores Within Stores: Retail’s Savior?

January 24, 2011

Z. John Zhang of the Wharton School comments on the future of the consumer market as stores merge and develop larger partnerships.

Article Source: Fortune

Just Say No

January 24, 2011

Kent Smetters of the Wharton School comments on the details of equity indexed annuities.

Panel Seeks Ways to Better Cope with Disasters

January 20, 2011

Howard Kunreuther of the Wharton School says, “We are facing losses that are far, far greater than what we’ve has in the past.”

Article Source: Associated Press

A Deep Bench of Leadership at Apple

January 17, 2011

Michael Useem of the Wharton School comments on maintaining the level of innovation while Steve Jobs is taking another medical leave of absence.

Article Source: New York Times

The Generation Gap at Work: Managing the Older Worker – or Younger Boss

January 19, 2011

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on building productive work relationships with coworkers regardless of age differences.

Article Source: BNet (CBS)

The Generation Gap at Work: Managing the Older Worker – or Younger Boss

January 19, 2011

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on building productive work relationships with coworkers regardless of age differences.

Article Source: BNet (CBS)

Audio: African-Americans Hit Hard by Housing Crisis

January 17, 2011

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School says, “African-Americans have been subject to more subprime lending and targeting.”

Jobs Takes Sick Leave at Apple Again, Stirring Questions

January 17, 2011

Michael Useem of the Wharton School says, “He may be the most vital C.E.O. of our era.”

Article Source: New York Times