Wharton School

Gift Cards Are Useful; Give Me Cash

November 19, 2009
Joel Waldfogel of the Wharton School, cited for his book, "Scroogenomics: Why You Shouldn't Buy Presents for the Holidays,” says gift cards are a “a value-preserving choice.”
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Addicted to Mammograms

November 19, 2009
Robert Aronowitz of the School of Arts and Sciences and the School of Medicine authors an op-ed on breast-cancer screening and is cited for his book, “Unnatural History: Breast Cancer and American Society.”
Article Source: New York Times

Health Care: GE Gets Radical

November 19, 2009
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School discusses the recessions’ impact on employee management.
Article Source: BusinessWeek

Private-Equity Funding Plunges 62% at Calpers Amid Fee Review

November 18, 2009
Pavel Savor of the Wharton School discusses the state of private-equity firms.
Article Source: Bloomberg News

Can the Law Keep Up with Technology?

November 17, 2009
Andrea Matwyshyn of the Wharton School says enforcement laws can’t keep up with cutting-edge technology.
Article Source: CNN

Insurer Plans Its Own Clinic in North Philadelphia

November 16, 2009
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on the use of insurance-based health clinics.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Health-Care Heresy?

November 16, 2009
Richard Cooper of the School of Medicine and the Wharton School is featured commenting on the health-care-reform debate.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Bah Humbug! Why You Shouldn't Buy Presents for the Holidays

November 13, 2009
Joel Waldfogel of the Wharton School is cited for his new book, "Scroogenomics.”
Article Source: Yahoo Finance

Resources, Services Increase for Vets on Campus

November 11, 2009
Rick Lund, a student in the Wharton School, discusses the School’s Veterans Club.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Video: Countdown to Christmas

November 11, 2009
Stephen Hoch of the Wharton School discusses holiday spending.
Article Source: CNBC