Wharton School

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

What Happens if China's 'Bubble' Pops?

February 5, 2010
Marshall Meyer of the Wharton School offers insight on China’s economic history.
Article Source: Fortune

Something for the Weekend

February 5, 2010
Cassie Mogilner of the Wharton School comments on public opinion surrounding non-profits.
Article Source: Financial Times (U.K.)