Business

State Governments Confounding Objectives of Federal Stimulus: Economist

September 17, 2010

Robert Inman of the Wharton School comments on federal stimulus spending.

How the 30-Year Mortgage Came to Be

September 15, 2010

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses the 30-year-mortgage plan’s history.

How Boomers Can Act Now to Repair Their Nest Egg

September 15, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School says the recession is leading to retiree anxiety.

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

Banks' Plans for Foreclosed Homes Will Drive Market

September 11, 2010

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School discusses housing market regulations.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Signs of Economic Recovery, but Where Are the Jobs? Examining the Housing Market

September 4, 2010

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School participates in a Q&A on the housing market.

Article Source: CNN

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