Jonah Berger of the Wharton School says, “Even though summer vacation is really just a school break, everyone wants to be part of the ritual.”
A report issued by the Annenberg Public Policy Center is cited.
PHILADELPHIA -- Ezekiel J. Emanuel, a globally renowned bioethicist, will join the faculty of the University of Pennsylvania as the 13th Penn Integrates Knowledge University Professor, beginning Sept. 1.
The announcement was made by Penn President Amy Gutmann and Provost Vincent Price.
Arthur Caplan of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited for his research on drug addiction.
Kent Smetters of the Wharton School comments on the federal budget and the debt ceiling debate.
Philip Tetlock of the Wharton School and the School of Arts and Sciences notes that intelligence agencies employ scientists to try to predict the behavior of foreign leaders and terrorists, and that their track record has been mixed.