Business

Audio: Divorced Couples Aren't the Half of It

December 24, 2009
Betsey Stevenson of the Wharton School discusses the U.S. divorce rate.

Audio: What Is It About 'It' Gifts?

December 24, 2009
Jonah Berger of the Wharton School provides insight on the holiday season’s impact on the economy.

Radio: Yahoo! Takes Holiday Shutdown Offline

December 23, 2009
Peter Capelli of the Wharton School comments on Yahoo!'s decision to shut offices during the holiday.

Radio: The Business of Christmas

December 23, 2009
Joel Waldfogel of the Wharton School answers questions on his new book, "Scroogenomics."
Article Source: WNPR Radio (Connecticut)

The Hidden Costs -- and Benefits -- of Giving Gifts

December 23, 2009
"Scroogenomics," the new book by Joel Waldfogel of the Wharton School, is featured in a discussion about holiday-shopping's impact on the economy.
Article Source: Toronto Globe and Mail

Wall Street Journal

December 22, 2009
Stephen Burbank of the Law School is cited for his work as the National Football League special master.
Article Source: Washington Post

On a Scale of One to Four, How Happy Are You?

December 22, 2009
Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School discusses the relationship between happiness surveys and economics.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Economists to Sen. Reid: 'We Urge Enactment' of Your Healthcare Reform Bill

December 21, 2009
Patricia Danzon of the Wharton School coauthors a letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid on health-care reform.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Give Gold, Not Myrrh

December 21, 2009
Joel Waldfogel of the Wharton School is cited for holiday economic theories put forth in his new book, "Scroogenomics.”
Article Source: The Economist

Entrepreneurs Seek Ways to Draw Out Workers' Ideas

December 21, 2009
David Hsu of the Wharton School says employee-incentive programs help encourage creativity in the workplace.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal