Wharton School

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

Will You Be E-Mailing This Column? It’s Awesome

February 8, 2010
Jonah Berger and Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School are cited for research on online article forwards.
Article Source: New York Times

Economists Link Athletics to Success in School, Job Markets

February 8, 2010
Betsey Stevenson of the Wharton School discusses a potential link between student athletics and future career success.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Olympics Make for Market Winners

February 8, 2010
Alex Edmans of the Wharton School says sporting event outcomes can impact economic markets.
Article Source: Financial Post (Ontario)

What Kinds of Articles Go Viral?

February 8, 2010
Jonah Berger and Katherine Milkman of the Wharton School are cited for research on viral e-mails.
Article Source: Psychology Today