Business

HBCU Stimulus Funding Has Helpful Yet Limited Impact

September 8, 2010

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education discusses stimulus funding and its effect on historically black colleges and universities.

Student Business on Facebook Helps Students Save on Retail Brands

September 9, 2010

Wharton students Cherif Habib and Stephan Jacob are profiled for creating Kembrel, a company focused on providing online retail discounts to students.

Article Source: AOL Money College

How Far Can Her Universe Reach?

September 8, 2010

Katherine Sender of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses gay marketing.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

The New Young Investor: Shunning Stocks

September 7, 2010

Christopher Geczy of the Wharton School says, "We're coming off a series of financial crises that hit this young generation at points in their lives where external events shape strong opinions.”

Article Source: CNN

Making the Same Mistakes

September 6, 2010

Iwan Barankay of the Wharton School says peer employee comparison ratings can be counter-productive.

Article Source: Toronto Globe and Mail

Platitudes Won’t Help; Steady Paychecks Will

September 6, 2010

Chad Dion Lassiter of the School of Social Policy & Practice discusses African-American unemployment rates.

Article Source: Philadelphia Tribune

L'american Dream d'une Société de Propriétaires est Mort

September 3, 2010

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the history of economics in the U.S.

Article Source: L’Echo (Brussels)

Vitamins + Water + Sugar

September 3, 2010

Amy Jordan of the Annenberg Public Policy Center authors an op-ed on fraudulent beverage advertisement.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Pay-TV Industry Shrinks for First Time

September 1, 2010

Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School says the pay-TV model has reached saturation.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Chief Mentor: Jugaad on the Road to Success

August 31, 2010

Peter Cappelli, Harbir Singh, Jitendra Singh and Mike Useem of the Wharton School co-author an op-ed on “jugaad,” a term referring to innovation in India.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal