Wharton School

Global Business Leaders Can Help Drive Positive Social Outcomes

October 18, 2010

Dean Thomas Robertson of the Wharton School says “global business leaders must continue to examine their roles in addressing economic challenges and creating social value.”

Article Source: Huffington Post

Erasing Excessive Loan Fees

October 17, 2010

Jack Guttentag of the Wharton School shares his opinion on the relationship between government, lenders and exorbitant loan fees.

Article Source: Boston Globe

Mortgage Damage Spreads

October 18, 2010

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School comments on the controversy surrounding banks and mortgage foreclosures.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Pa. Man to Give $1K for Each Jobless Worker Hired

October 17, 2010

Lawrence Gelburd of the Wharton School discusses the effect of publicity for a program to encourage putting people to work.

Article Source: Associated Press

Mexican Firm Sticks by ‘Bimbo’ Bread Name

October 17, 2010

Leonard Lodish of the Wharton School comments on the name of a bread produced in Mexico.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

FACT CHECK: How Much Pain From COLA Freeze?

October 14, 2010

Kent Smetters of the Wharton School says the poor housing market directly affects retirement age.

Article Source: Associated Press

Video: Inside Mortgage Mess

October 13, 2010

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School analyzes mortgage company scandals.

Article Source: CNBC

Euphemisms for China

October 8, 2010

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School authors an op-ed on U.S. political rhetoric concerning China.

Article Source: New York Times

Supermarket Science

October 13, 2010

David Bell of the Wharton School discusses supermarket sales tactics.

Article Source: Chicago Tribune

Many Sympathetic to Strategic Default

October 13, 2010

Tom Donaldson of the Wharton School comments on strategic mortgage defaulting.

Article Source: Chicago Tribune