Business

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

M.B.A. Programs Go Global

January 14, 2011

The Wharton School is mentioned for adapting a new curriculum that includes an extensive global outlook on the business world.

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

Video: Wharton’s Siegel Interview About U.S. Economy, Stocks

January 13, 2011

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses the outlook for stocks and U.S. economy.

Article Source: Bloomberg TV

Audio: The Tyranny of Choice

January 13, 2011

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School discusses the world of options consumers are offered.

Article Source: BBC Radio

State of the Unions

January 17, 2011

Olivia Mitchell of the Wharton School explains “pension envy” in relation to union and non-union workers.

Article Source: The New Yorker

The Disposable Worker

January 7, 2011

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School says, “ Employers are trying to get rid of all fixed costs.”

Article Source: BusinessWeek

What Local Media Will and Won’t Do To Survive

January 6, 2011

Eric Bradlow of the Wharton School comments on paywall sites created by local Philadelphia newspapers.

Article Source: Newsworks (WHYY)