Christian Terwiesch of the Wharton School discusses how emergency rooms might improve their admissions processes.
G. Richard Shell of the Wharton School offers advice about gaining success from his new book, Springboard: Launching Your Personal Search for Success.
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School says, “My work confirms that people are reaching the threshold of retirement much more in debt than in the past.”
Adam Grant of the Wharton School is cited for his study of “ambiverts.”
Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School joins a discussion about Americans spending more during the holiday season.
Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School suggests policy changes to help reverse the “baby bust.”
Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School joins a conversation about understanding personal finance.
Centuries of economic theory have been based on one simple premise: when given a choice between two items, people make the rational decision and select the one they value more. But as with many simple premises, this one has a flaw in that it is demonstrably untrue.