Business

Millions of Americans Lack Basic Financial Literacy, Studies Show

December 27, 2013

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School says, "By and large, people are pretty clueless.”

Article Source: Los Angeles Times

Real-Estate Tech Takes NYC

January 5, 2014

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School shares her thoughts on the likelihood of New York being the center for an “intersection of commercial real estate and technology.”

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Landlord Loses Round One in Ohio School Tax Fight

December 23, 2013

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School comments on the U.S. homeownership rate.

Article Source: Bloomberg News

No Space Too Small, No Lease Too Short

December 20, 2013

David Bell of the Wharton School says, “Storefront matches excess capacity with the demand for capacity in an efficient and scalable way.”

Article Source: New York Times

Student Entrepreneur Sees Bright Future in Sunglasses

December 20, 2013

Undergraduate Daniel Fine of the Wharton School is interviewed for starting a sunglass company, Glass-U.

Article Source: Philadelphia Daily News

Video: Some Retailers Showing Signs of Panic: Analyst

December 18, 2013

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School discusses online versus in-store shopping.

Article Source: CNBC

Bitcoin Value – and Reputation – Plunges After China Balks

December 18, 2013

Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on the fluctuating value of Bitcoins.

Article Source: Christian Science Monitor

It’s Not OK That Your Employees Can’t Afford to Eat

December 16, 2013

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School writes about employee wages.

Article Source: Harvard Business Review

Three Ways to Keep Your Financial Resolutions in 2014

December 17, 2013

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School shares advice about keeping financial resolutions and cites colleague Katherine Milkman.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Why You Should Help Everybody Brag About Themselves

December 18, 2013

Adam Grant of the Wharton School is mentioned for his book Give and Take.

Article Source: Fast Company