Business

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

G.M. Hires Finance Chief From Microsoft

December 21, 2009
Michael Useem of the Wharton School discusses executive-employee placement.
Article Source: New York Times

Video: Fast Draw: Guide to Holiday Shopping

December 20, 2009
Joel Waldfogel of the Wharton School discusses the holiday economic theories put forth in his new book, "Scroogenomics.”
Article Source: CBS News

Retailers Fear Snow's Effect on Shopping

December 19, 2009
Stephen Hoch of the Wharton School comments on snow’s effect on holiday-shopping numbers.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Health Reform's True Colors

December 18, 2009
Michael Bader of the Wharton School authors an op-ed on health-care reform's racial implications.
Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Why It Wasn’t a ‘Lost Decade’ for Investors

December 18, 2009
Stock analysis by Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School is referenced.
Article Source: “Moneywatch” (CBS News)

Students' Worries Ease With Release of Schools' Money

December 18, 2009
The School of Veterinary Medicine will receive $30 million in funding from the state.
Article Source: Harrisburg Patriot-News

Oh, Honey, You Shouldn't Have: When Well-Intentioned Gifts Go Bad

December 17, 2009
Joel Waldfogel of the Wharton School says gifts others buy for us are worth 20% less to us than the gifts we buy for ourselves.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

What to Do in 2010: New Investing Strategies

December 16, 2009
Mauro Guillen of the Wharton School comments on the stock-market forecast.
Article Source: “Moneywatch” (CBS)