Wharton School

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

Google’s Deal to Buy Motorola Mobility Could Shake Up the Smartphone Market

August 16, 2011

Kartik Hosanagar of the Wharton School comments about Google’s purchase of Motorola Mobility.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Low Interest Rates Bad for Savers

August 12, 2011

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School says “when [interest] rates go down, it’s a double-edged sword.”

It’s a Wawa World

August 15, 2011

Stephen Hoch of the Wharton School comments on the convenience-store chain Wawa.

Article Source: Philadelphia Magazine

U.S. Trade Deficit Jumps

August 12, 2011

Mauro Guillen of the Wharton School comments on the future of the U.S. trade deficit.

Article Source: Los Angeles Times