Business

International Students: a $100 Billion Business?

September 27, 2009
Alan Ruby of the Graduate School of Education authors an op-ed on the economics of international students.
Article Source: University World News

Kraft Foods' Bid for Cadbury Likely to Move Swiftly in U.K.

September 25, 2009
David Skeel of the Law School is cited for research on hostile takeovers of companies.
Article Source: Chicago Tribune

Great Recession Transforms Workplace, Work Force

September 24, 2009
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School discusses unemployment rates.
Article Source: Associated Press

Radio Coverage: “Radio Times With Marty Moss-Coane”

September 23, 2009
Tom Baker of the Law School discusses tort reform.
Article Source: WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Why Bankers Are Like Bacteria

September 21, 2009
Harvey Rubin of the School of Medicine and the Institute for Strategic Threat Analysis and Response authors an op-ed relating the financial crisis to nature.
Article Source: NewScientist

Major Choices Move on Economy

September 20, 2009
Alyssa D’Alconzo of the Graduate School of Education, Kathleen McCauley of the School of Nursing and student Priya Patel of the School of Medicine comment on the recession’s impact on higher-education decisions.
Article Source: Metro Philadelphia

MIT Endowment Off by 21%

September 16, 2009
Penn’s endowment performance, relative to its peers, is cited.
Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Fed's Actions Helped Save Banking System, but Also Bring New Risks for Consumers, Businesses

September 14, 2009
Kenneth Thomas of the Wharton School comments on Federal Reserve transparency in the future.
Article Source: Chicago Tribune

No Job Is Safe in Today's Tough Labor Market

September 14, 2009
Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on the instability of the current job market.
Article Source: Associated Press

Where Home Prices Are Likely To Rise

September 14, 2009
Susan Wachter of the Wharton School comments on the price direction of home real estate.
Article Source: Forbes