Wharton School

World Series a Marketing Windfall for Philadelphia

October 27, 2009
Jerry Wind of the Wharton School says the World Series is an economic boon for Philadelphia.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Charlie Manuel, Model of Management Savvy

October 25, 2009
Kenneth Shropshire of the Wharton School comments on Phillies manager Charlie Manuel’s leadership style.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Financial Games: It Can Pay to Play

October 25, 2009
Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School says games can be good for training programs.
Article Source: Chicago Tribune

Report: City Should Shift Tax Burden to Property Owners

October 23, 2009
Robert Inman of the Wharton School comments on Philadelphia’s tax system.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Competition and Health Insurance

October 21, 2009
Scott Harrington of the Wharton School authors an op-ed on competition in the health-insurance industry.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Bonuses Put Goldman in Public Relations Bind

October 16, 2009
Michael Useem of the Wharton School discusses Goldman Sachs’ bonus practices.
Article Source: New York Times

Why Americans Disagree About Healthcare Reform

October 15, 2009
Sarah Gollust of the Wharton School is cited for her research on the socio-economic factors that impact obesity.
Article Source: Reuters

E-Mail Shows Concerns Over Merrill Deal

October 14, 2009
Michael Useem of the Wharton School discusses the Bank of America-Merrill Lynch merger.
Article Source: New York Times

Sept U.S. Retail Sales Ex-Autos Up 0.5%, Boost Holiday Hopes

October 14, 2009
Stephen Hoch of the Wharton School discusses retail sales numbers.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Aetna Dropping Some Medicare Supplement Subscribers

October 9, 2009
Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on Aetna and its discontinuation of enhanced Medicare coverage for some people.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer