Wharton School

Don’t Forget: Memory Competition Being Held in NYC

March 23, 2012

Wharton sophomore Mike Mirski is highlighted for remembering the order of a fully shuffled deck of cards.

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Audio: U. Penn Wharton School Excels in Silicon Valley

March 26, 2012

Bernadette Birt of the Wharton School – San Francisco discusses the impact of the satellite campus on the West Coast.

Article Source: Marketplace

Existing Home Sales: Foreigners Are Buying. What’s Their Impact?

March 21, 2012

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School is quoted about foreigners buying U.S. real estate.

Calls Grow for Leader of Komen to Step Down

March 21, 2012

Thomas Donaldson of the Wharton School says, “With charity, even the smallest excuse can tip the scales of a donor’s decision.”

Article Source: New York Times

McDonald’s Recipe for Success Brought New CEO to the Table

March 22, 2012

Peter Cappelli the Wharton School shares his thoughts on the success of the popular fast-food restaurant.

Article Source: Forbes

Patients Becoming Shoppers Under High-deductible Health Plans

March 23, 2012

Jonathan Kolstad of the Wharton School comments on the price of health-care plans.

Article Source: Philly.com

U.S. Drug Scarcity Puts Lives in Jeopardy

March 20, 2012

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School comments on pharmaceutical sales.

Article Source: The Patriot-News

Stereotypes Hurt Black-teen Programs

March 21, 2012

Deborah Small of the Wharton School is cited for research about negative associations attached to black students.

Article Source: The Root

Rainwater Toilets in Apartments Add Premium for U.S. Developers

March 21, 2012

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School says, “The green label is attractive to … high-end apartment renters who are increasingly looking to quality of life and to green investments as a statement.”

Article Source: Business Week

Audio: Is the Weather Helping the Economy?

March 18, 2012

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School discusses whether or not the warm weather is improving the economy.

Article Source: NPR