Business

Boutique Fills Bling Niche in Bleak Market

March 28, 2011

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on a small business thriving in a tough economy.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Disconnect Found Between CEOs, Top Officers

March 28, 2011

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on the lack of understanding of motivation amongst CEOs and executives.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Financial Education: 3 Great Sites for Money Lessons on Video

March 24, 2011

The Wharton School’s Knowledge@Wharton High School is highlighted.

Article Source: MoneyWatch (CBS)

Gates Says Self-Made Wealthy Are More Generous Than Heirs

March 24, 2011

Katherina Rosqueta of Penn’s Center for High Impact Philanthropy comments on the generosity of the wealthy.

Article Source: Bloomberg

Nine Reasons To Be Optimistic About Retirement

March 25, 2011

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School comments on her research about assets and savings amongst retirees.

Article Source: MarketWatch

Audio: K@W High School

March 21, 2011

Robbie Shell of the Wharton School is interviewed about the Knowledge@Wharton web publication for high school students.

Article Source: WHYY-FM (Philadelphia)

Do People Really Make Life Decisions Based on Their Names?

March 21, 2011

Uri Simonsohn of the Wharton School is cited for his study on the name-letter effect.

Article Source: Time.com

AT&T/T-Mobile Deal: Explaining Wireless Spectrum

March 21, 2011

Kevin Werbach of the Wharton School is interviewed about the mobile phone company merger and what it means for Americans’ mobile service.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

PhillyInc: Wharton School Launching Website for High School Students

March 21, 2011

Robbie Shell, Cassie Mogilner and Iwan Barankay of the Wharton School comment on the announcement of a free, Web publication targeted towards high school students.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Video: A View of the U.S. Economy

March 17, 2011

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School discusses the current and future economy landscape.

Article Source: Brookings Institution