Should You Friend Your Boss on Facebook?

October 25, 2012

Nancy Rothbard of the Wharton School is cited for working on a study entitled “OMG My Boss Just Friended Me.”

Article Source: Washinton Post

World’s Best B-School Professors: Jeremy Siegel

October 22, 2012

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School is profiled.

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World’s Best B-School Professors: Barbara Kahn

October 22, 2012

Barbara Kahn of the Wharton School is profiled.

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N.H.L. Tries to Circumvent Players Union, Drawing Ire

October 23, 2012

Scott Rosner of the Wharton School comments on issues concerning the N.H.L. and the players union.

Article Source: New York Times

Can Livestrong Live Without Lance?

October 24, 2012

Doctoral student Jonathan Berman of the Wharton School contributes his thoughts about Livestrong and Lance Armstrong.

Article Source: Business Week
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Media Contact:Holly Auer | holly.auer@uphs.upenn.edu | 215-349-5659October 24, 2012

Penn Medicine Researchers Map Strategy for "Choosing Wisely" on Low-Value Health Care Services

PHILADELPHIA — Cutting the expenses associated with “low-value” medical tests and treatments – such as unnecessary imaging tests and antibiotics for viral infections that won’t benefit from them – will require a multi-pronged plan targeting insurance companies, patients, and physicians, according to a JAMA Viewpoint article published this week by researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.

Polsky to Push Health Research Into Washington Policy Circles

October 22, 2012

Daniel Polsky of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is featured for being named the new executive director of Penn’s Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics.

Article Source: Philly.com

How Best to Indulge Yourself – Without Feeling Guilty

October 18, 2012

Deborah Small of the Wharton School discusses her paper, “Self-Interest without Selfishness: The Hedonic Benefit of Imposed Self-Interest.”

Article Source: The Ecoomic Times

Your Assignment for Today: Chew Gum

October 20, 2012

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School pens an op-ed about chewing gum.

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Video: Siegel: Housing Starts Data Confirms Real Recovery

October 17, 2012

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School analyzes housing market data and comments on a recovery.

Article Source: CNBC