Wharton School

Fix Social Security by Hiking Retirement Age

July 2, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School debates a proposed change to the Social Security retirement age.

Article Source: CBS Marketwatch

Let's Make a Deal: The Art of Haggling

July 1, 2010

David Bell of the Wharton School discusses consumer price negotiation.

Article Source: The Seattle Times

Calpers and Risk: Together Forever?

June 30, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses pension funds.

Article Source: CNN

The Economy's Lasting Impact on Your Retirement

June 28, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School says, "Just as it matters what the economy is doing when you first enter the job market, it also matters what the economy is doing when you retire."

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

If Hayward Beats a Retreat, It's Unclear Who Could Lead BP

June 27, 2010

Michael Useem of the Wharton School discusses leadership changes for British Petroleum.

Article Source: Washington Post

Building Business, The India Way

June 24, 2010

Michael Useem authors an op-ed discussing “The India Way,” a book he and Wharton professors Peter Cappelli, Harbir Singh and Jitendra Singh co-authored.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Inconspicuous Consumption: Insiders vs. Outsiders

June 21, 2010

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School says name-brand items convey a certain social status.

Article Source: ScienceDaily

Audio: High Demand Backlogs iPhone 4 Orders

June 17, 2010

Peter Fader of the Wharton School comments on iPhone shortages.

Article Source: National Public Radio

Is New York Ready for No-Fault Divorce?

June 15, 2010

Betsy Stevenson of the Wharton School discusses a proposed no-fault divorce in New York.

Article Source: New York Times

Sell Losing World Cup Nations as Stocks Share Pain, Study Says

June 14, 2010

Alex Edmans of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a research paper on the economic impact of a nation’s World Cup performance.

Article Source: Bloomberg News