Business

It Pays for Entrepreneurs to Have Rich Friends

December 3, 2013

Karl Ulrich of the Wharton School discusses how entrepreneurs benefit from having wealthy friends.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Don’t Count Out the Middle Manager

November 25, 2013

Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School comments on the importance of managers.

Article Source: Forbes.com

Retailers Try Out New Ways to Set Prices

November 25, 2013

Z. John Zhang of the Wharton School is quoted about fashion retailers.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Video: Dow 18,000 Fair Value on Forward Earnings: Siegel

November 25, 2013

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

Article Source: “Squawk Box,” CNBC

Sweating the Small Stuff? Research Shows Minor Events Play a Major Role in Decisions

November 24, 2013

Jeremy Yip of the Wharton School is mentioned for co-authoring a study about people who allow small events to affect unrelated and big decisions.

Article Source: CTVNews.ca

Living to 100? It’s More Likely Than It Sounds

November 22, 2013

Dean Foster of the Wharton School comments on mortality calculators that factor in health considerations.

It’s Personal: Academic Push Boosts Careers in Retail

November 21, 2013

An event celebrating the 10th anniversary of the $25 million gift for the Jay H. Baker Retailing Center is highlighted.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Cheating Students More Likely to Want Government Jobs, Study Finds

November 18, 2013

Shing-yi Wang of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a study about dishonest individuals entering government service.

Article Source: Los Angeles Times

The Payoff in Waiting to Collect Social Security

November 15, 2013

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School is quoted about delaying claiming social security.

Article Source: New York Times

G. Richard Shell: Success Includes Trial and Error

November 14, 2013

G. Richard Shell of the Wharton School discusses his book Springboard: Launching Your Personal Search for Success.

Article Source: U.S. News