Business

Stores and Shoppers Turn to Holiday Online Wish Lists

December 9, 2010

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on the marketing tactics and thoughtfulness involved in gift giving.

Article Source: ABC News

Insurance Brokers Seek Way Out of Rules Squeeze

December 8, 2010

Mark V. Pauly of the Wharton School comments on the how health-insurance brokers are coping financially with the marketplace.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Wal-Mart Plans to End Extra Pay in U.S. for Sunday Shifts

December 8, 2010

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on Wal-Mart plans for Sunday “wage cuts.”

Article Source: Bloomberg News

Stock Research Rules May Be Unaffected by U.S. Trading Probe

December 3, 2010

Eric Orts of the Wharton School contributes his perspective on stock research.

Article Source: Bloomberg News

Audio: Paper Checks… Remember Those?

December 2, 2010

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comments on the rise and fall of checks.

Article Source: American Public Media

Public Still Feels Inflation’s Pinch

November 29, 2010

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School comments on the low U.S. inflation rate and the effects on consumers’ wallets.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Don’t Hike City Receipts Tax

November 30, 2010

Robert Inman of the Wharton School expresses his concern about possibly raising the Philadelphia’s gross-receipts tax.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Can a Publisher Run Schools? The Experts Debate

November 24, 2010

Michael Useem of the Wharton School suggests that leaders from outside a field have the ability to contribute new perspectives.

Article Source: New York Times

Video: Where to Put Your Money

November 19, 2010

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School offers suggestions on financial and investing issues.

Article Source: CNBC

Feds Probe 2007 Tribune Employee Stock Plan

November 18, 2010

Michael Knoll of the Law School comments on a stock-transfer dispute.

Article Source: Chicago Tribune