Wharton School

Don’t Blame Subprime for the Foreclosure Crisis – It’s About Home Values, Period

June 24, 2015

Fernando Ferreira and Joseph Gyourko of the Wharton School are featured for researching the impact of subprime mortgages on the financial crisis.

Article Source: Forbes.com

Ride-hailing Firm Uber Faces Big Challenges in China

June 23, 2015

Minyuan Zhao of the Wharton School comments on the competition of car services in China.

Article Source: Los Angeles Times

How a Court Ruling Could Create Healthcare Chaos

June 22, 2015

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School describes health-care policy and insurance as being “interconnected.”

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Go Ahead, Get That Liberal Arts Degree

June 17, 2015

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School critiques the shift toward “occupationally-focused majors and degrees.”

Article Source: CNBC

The Subprime Mortgage Crisis Wasn’t About Subprime Mortgages

June 17, 2015

Fernando Ferreira and Joseph Gyourko of the Wharton School are mentioned for their new working paper that argues “the idea that subprime lending triggered the crisis is misguided.”

Article Source: Fortune.com

Greece: ‘The Odds of Default Get Shorter and Shorter’

June 17, 2015

Commentary on Greece’s financial problems from Mauro Guillen of the Wharton School is cited.

Article Source: CBS News

Audio: Fixing the TSA Will Take Time, Expert Says

June 16, 2015

Michael Useem of the Wharton School talks about what it takes to improve the Transportation Security Administration.

Article Source: “Marketplace”

Penn’s Emanuel on High-priced Drugs, High-price Technology, Including Penn’s

June 16, 2015

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School addresses the high costs to produce drugs and the effect on the health-care system.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
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Media Contact:Ron Ozio | ozio@upenn.edu | 215-898-8658June 16, 2015

Michael Platt Appointed Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor

Michael Platt has been named the University of Pennsylvania’s 16th Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor, effective July 1.  

Women, Especially, Are Failing Financial Literacy

June 14, 2015

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a report titled “Financial Literacy and Economic Outcomes.”

Article Source: Wall Street Journal