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Media Contact:Peter Winicov | winicov@wharton.upenn.edu | 215-746-6471April 28, 2011

Winning in Style: Stylitics Wins Wharton Business Plan Competition

PHILADELPHIA, Pa., April 28, 2011--The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced that student team Stylitics won the $30,000 Michelson Grand Prize of the 2011 Wharton Business Plan Competition (http://bpc.wharton.upenn.edu). The prize was awarded at the Wharton School’s annual Venture Finals, April 27, 2011, where student finalists received more than $115,000 in combined cash prizes and in-kind legal/accounting services.
 

Is It Better to Hire for Cultural Fit Over Experience?

April 28, 2011

Nancy Rothbard of the Wharton School says, “Cultural fit is incredibly important on a candidate’s abilities to use his skills.”

Article Source: Fortune.com

Is It Better to Hire for Cultural Fit Over Experience?

April 28, 2011

Nancy Rothbard of the Wharton School says, “Cultural fit is incredibly important on a candidate’s abilities to use his skills.”

Article Source: Fortune.com

Stylitics Wins Wharton Business Plan Competition

April 28, 2011

The winner of the annual Wharton Business Competition is announced.

Article Source: Philly.com

Shiller vs. Siegel: Are Stocks Cheap or Dear?

April 27, 2011

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School debates the value of stocks.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Kitsch Me, Kate

April 18, 2011

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School comments on how profitable the royal wedding will be for the U.K. economy.

Article Source: Time.com

When There’s No Such Thing as Too Much Information

April 23, 2011

Lorin Hitt of the Wharton School is cited for studying a possible “data payoff” in the corporate world.

Article Source: New York Times

With Big Growth in Use, Reusable Bags May Not Have the Environmental Benefit Once Thought

April 22, 2011

Leonard Lodish of the Wharton School comments on what motivates companies to give away reusable bags as promotional items.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Why Dividends Are Better Than Bonds

April 20, 2011

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School is cited for his research on dividends.

Article Source: CNBC

Drugs Stocks Have Been Sickly. Time to Buy?

April 19, 2011

Patricia Danzon of the Wharton School comments on companies working to replace unpatented expiring products.

Article Source: FOX Business