Wharton School

How Boomers Can Act Now to Repair Their Nest Egg

September 15, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School says the recession is leading to retiree anxiety.

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

For Blacks, Progress in Happiness

September 14, 2010

Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School discuss their research on people’s happiness in various demographic categories.

Article Source: New York Times

Banks' Plans for Foreclosed Homes Will Drive Market

September 11, 2010

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses housing market regulations.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Signs of Economic Recovery, but Where Are the Jobs? Examining the Housing Market

September 4, 2010

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School participates in a Q&A on the housing market.

Article Source: CNN

Student Business on Facebook Helps Students Save on Retail Brands

September 9, 2010

Wharton students Cherif Habib and Stephan Jacob are profiled for creating Kembrel, a company focused on providing online retail discounts to students.

Article Source: AOL Money College

The New Young Investor: Shunning Stocks

September 7, 2010

Christopher Geczy of the Wharton School says, "We're coming off a series of financial crises that hit this young generation at points in their lives where external events shape strong opinions.”

Article Source: CNN

Making the Same Mistakes

September 6, 2010

Iwan Barankay of the Wharton School says peer employee comparison ratings can be counter-productive.

Article Source: Toronto Globe and Mail

Pay-TV Industry Shrinks for First Time

September 1, 2010

Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School says the pay-TV model has reached saturation.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Chief Mentor: Jugaad on the Road to Success

August 31, 2010

Peter Cappelli, Harbir Singh, Jitendra Singh and Mike Useem of the Wharton School co-author an op-ed on “jugaad,” a term referring to innovation in India.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

The Death of an American Dream

August 27, 2010

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences and Joseph Gyourko of the Wharton School say real estate can be an inconsistent investment.

Article Source: Toronto Globe and Mail