Wharton School

Attack of the Chicago Climate Change Maggots

July 23, 2014

Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School poses the questions, “Why does it seem more and more disasters are happening? And, as a nation, who’s supposed to pay for them?”

Article Source: Washington Post

The Future of Terrorism Insurance for Corporate America

July 22, 2014

Howard Kunreuther and Erwann Michel-Kerjan of the Wharton School provide commentary on the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act.

Article Source: CNBC

Does Short-term Meditation Work? Here’s What New Research Found

July 18, 2014

Sigal Barsade of the Wharton School is quoted about co-authoring a study on mindfulness in the workplace.

Article Source: Huffington Post

Regulators Come Up With Own Plan to Coordinate Bank Supervision

July 17, 2014

David Zaring of the Wharton School writes about bank supervision.

Article Source: New York Times

Would Graduate School Work Better If You Never Graduated From It?

July 17, 2014

Christian Terwiesch and Karl Ulrich of the Wharton School are highlighted for publishing a paper titled “Will Video Kill the Classroom Star? The Threat and Opportunity of Massively Open Online Courses for Full-Time MBA Programs.”

4 Life Lessons That Lead to Happiness, Success and Longevity

July 17, 2014

Adam Grant of the Wharton School talks about how givers succeed more.

Article Source: Time

Just Whose Job Is It to Train Workers?

July 16, 2014

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on how the employer-employee relationship has been reduced to a transaction.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Three Radical Changes That Can Save Business Schools From Extinction

July 16, 2014

Karl Ulrich and Christian Terwiesch of the Wharton School are highlighted for co-authoring a paper about the financial effects of using video technology for MBA courses.

Article Source: Bloomberg BusinessWeek

F.C.C. Is Deluged With Comments on Net Neutrality Rules

July 15, 2014

Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School says, “The way this has been framed for a lot of people is that the FCC is trying to change the Internet as we know it.”

Article Source: New York Times

Why the Anti-Obamacare Ad Blitz May Have Backfired

July 11, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a paper about the favorable effects of negative publicity.

Article Source: Bloomberg Businessweek