Business

Philadelphia-Area Companies Line Up to Reduce Energy Use

July 7, 2010

The success of Penn’s “Power Down Challenge” is highlighted.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

U. of Southern California Plans $900-Million Retail Redevelopment

July 6, 2010

Penn influences redevelopment at USC.

The University Endowment Model: Cracked, Not Broken

July 6, 2010

Penn’s endowment performance is cited.

Article Source: CNN

Fix Social Security by Hiking Retirement Age

July 2, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School debates a proposed change to the Social Security retirement age.

Article Source: CBS Marketwatch

Let's Make a Deal: The Art of Haggling

July 1, 2010

David Bell of the Wharton School discusses consumer price negotiation.

Article Source: The Seattle Times

Calpers and Risk: Together Forever?

June 30, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses pension funds.

Article Source: CNN

In U.S. Bailout of A.I.G., Forgiveness for Big Banks

June 29, 2010

David Skeel of the Law School discusses the aftermath of the AIG bailout.

Article Source: New York Times

The Economy's Lasting Impact on Your Retirement

June 28, 2010

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School says, "Just as it matters what the economy is doing when you first enter the job market, it also matters what the economy is doing when you retire."

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

If Hayward Beats a Retreat, It's Unclear Who Could Lead BP

June 27, 2010

Michael Useem of the Wharton School discusses leadership changes for British Petroleum.

Article Source: Washington Post

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