Business

Audio: Take Our Quiz: Are You a Giver or a Taker?

April 8, 2014

Adam Grant of the Wharton School discusses what it means to be a giver or a taker in the workplace.

Article Source: “Marketplace”

‘Selfie’ Promotion: Did David Ortiz Punk the President With a Not-so-candid Camera Ploy?

April 2, 2014

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School shares his thoughts about Red Sox player David Ortiz taking a picture with President Obama.

Article Source: Washington Post

Audio: So You Think You’re Smarter Than a CIA Agent

April 2, 2014

Philip Tetlock of the Wharton School and the School of Arts and Sciences is cited for collaborating with psychologists on the Good Judgment Project.

Article Source: National Public Radio

GM Enters Harsh Spotlight as U.S. Congress Hearings Begin

April 1, 2014

John Kimberly of the Wharton School shares his comments on congressional hearings on General Motors.

Article Source: Reuters

Audio: Shop and Charge: Stores Offer Cellphone Charging

March 31, 2014

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School discusses the effectiveness of “ChargeIT Spot” kiosks in retail stores.

Article Source: “Marketplace”

For Janet Yellen, a Single Mandate Now

March 20, 2014

Krista Schwarz of the Wharton School is quoted about Janet Yellen’s writings.

Wharton’s New Dean Garrett Promises to Bring Global Perspective

March 18, 2014

The appointment of Geoffrey Garrett as the new dean of the Wharton School is featured.

Article Source: Bloomberg

New Social App Has Juicy Posts, All Anonymous

March 18, 2014

Kartik Hosanagar of the Wharton School comments on a new social app, Secret.

Article Source: New York Times

How to Succeed Professionally by Helping Others

March 17, 2014

Adam Grant of the Wharton School writes about how research shows that contributing to the success of others will be professionally rewarding.

Article Source: Atlantic

A 401(k) Loan? The Answer Isn’t So Obvious.

March 17, 2014

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School discusses borrowing from 401(k) retirement accounts.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal