Franklin Allen of the Wharton School comments on U.S. economic troubles.
The Wharton Small Business Development Center is featured.
Marshall Meyer of the Wharton School comments on the methods of Chinese retailers.
PHILADELPHIA – A report from the Fels Institute of Government at the University of Pennsylvania details the ways reclamation and redevelopment of vacant property have improved residents’ quality of life in eastern North Philadelphia. The report, “Neighborhood Stabilization and Safety in East North Philadelphia,” highlights how comprehensive strategic investment by local community developers and public agencies correlates with improvements in safety, rising incomes and an attraction of new working households.
David Skeel of the Law School comments on state bankruptcy.