Business

Liability Questions Loom for BP and Ex-Partners

June 24, 2010

Tom Baker of the Law School discusses big oil’s insurance coverage.

Article Source: New York Times

Building Business, The India Way

June 24, 2010

Michael Useem authors an op-ed discussing “The India Way,” a book he and Wharton professors Peter Cappelli, Harbir Singh and Jitendra Singh co-authored.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Inconspicuous Consumption: Insiders vs. Outsiders

June 21, 2010

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School says name-brand items convey a certain social status.

Article Source: ScienceDaily

Audio: High Demand Backlogs iPhone 4 Orders

June 17, 2010

Peter Fader of the Wharton School comments on iPhone shortages.

Article Source: National Public Radio

HBCUs Need a Culture of Philanthropy

June 4, 2010

Marybeth Gasman of the Graduate School of Education comments on resource management for historically black colleges and universities.

Summer Bummer: Tough Job Market for Delaware Teens

June 13, 2010

Roberta Iversen of the School of Social Policy and Practice says that “breaking into the job market at a young age is important to working up the economic ladder.”

Article Source: Wilmington News-Journal

Sell Losing World Cup Nations as Stocks Share Pain, Study Says

June 14, 2010

Alex Edmans of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a research paper on the economic impact of a nation’s World Cup performance.

Article Source: Bloomberg News

What's in a Name? For Phila. Lawyer, Jury's Still Out

June 16, 2010

Patti Williams of the Wharton School discusses name branding.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Pension Cuts Face Test in Colorado, Minnesota

June 12, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses Minnesota state pension cuts.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

The Employment Report and Market Myopia

June 10, 2010

Sam Chandan of the Wharton School authors an op-ed on economic recovery.

Article Source: New York Observer