Wharton School

Audio: Gov't Rethinks Role of Fannie, Freddie

February 18, 2010
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses subprime lending’s impact on the housing market.

Big Musical Questions, and Some Answers

February 18, 2010
Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School moderates a World Economic Forum–sponsored panel on arts leadership.
Article Source: New York Times

Toyota’s President Softens on Speaking to Congress

February 17, 2010
Michael Useem of the Wharton School comments on Toyota President Akio Toyoda’s decision to address Congress.
Article Source: New York Times

Quattrone’s First IPO Since Return Leaves Buyers With Losses

February 17, 2010
Raphael Amit of the Wharton School comments on stock-market forecasting.
Article Source: Bloomberg News

Fighting Pandemics Like Swine Flu in Digital Age

February 16, 2010
David Bell of the Wharton School discusses new media’s impact on pandemic reporting.
Article Source: Associated Press

As Girls Become Women, Sports Pay Dividends

February 15, 2010
Betsey Stevenson of the Wharton School is cited for research on sports’ impact on young females’ future success.
Article Source: New York Times

An Economist’s Thoughts on Happiness

February 12, 2010
Justin Wolfers discusses Wharton School colleague Betsey Stevenson’s views on the “interplay between happiness research and behavioral economics.”
Article Source: New York Times

New Camera System Takes the Guesswork Out of Baseball Stats

February 12, 2010
Shane Jensen of the Wharton School says new technology is making sports-statistics tracking more manageable.
Article Source: Popular Science

Key Elements of Any Turnaround Business Plan

February 11, 2010
Marc Kramer of the Wharton School offers business-strategy advice.
Article Source: Forbes

E-Book Price Increase May Stir Readers’ Passions

February 10, 2010
Joel Waldfogel of the Wharton School discusses digital-piracy rates.
Article Source: New York Times