Business

Why CEOs Rarely, if Ever, Get Fired

January 26, 2011

Luke Taylor of the Wharton School shares his views on why CEOs are seldom dismissed from their positions.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Stores Within Stores: Retail’s Savior?

January 24, 2011

Z. John Zhang of the Wharton School comments on the future of the consumer market as stores merge and develop larger partnerships.

Article Source: Fortune

Just Say No

January 24, 2011

Kent Smetters of the Wharton School comments on the details of equity indexed annuities.

A Deep Bench of Leadership at Apple

January 17, 2011

Michael Useem of the Wharton School comments on maintaining the level of innovation while Steve Jobs is taking another medical leave of absence.

Article Source: New York Times

The Generation Gap at Work: Managing the Older Worker – or Younger Boss

January 19, 2011

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on building productive work relationships with coworkers regardless of age differences.

Article Source: BNet (CBS)

The Generation Gap at Work: Managing the Older Worker – or Younger Boss

January 19, 2011

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School comments on building productive work relationships with coworkers regardless of age differences.

Article Source: BNet (CBS)

A Bankruptcy Law – Not Bailouts – for the States

January 18, 2011

David Skeel of the Law School discusses how bankruptcy laws can help states in financial trouble.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Audio: African-Americans Hit Hard by Housing Crisis

January 17, 2011

Susan Wachter of the Wharton School says, “African-Americans have been subject to more subprime lending and targeting.”

Jobs Takes Sick Leave at Apple Again, Stirring Questions

January 17, 2011

Michael Useem of the Wharton School says, “He may be the most vital C.E.O. of our era.”

Article Source: New York Times

Docs Say Steve Jobs Likely Dealing With Pancreatic Cancer

January 17, 2011

Daniel Metz of the School of Medicine is mentioned for his literature review on liver transplant for neuroendocrine tumor metastases.

Article Source: ABC News Radio