Student Computer Whizzes Compete at PennApps Hackathon

September 6, 2015

PennApps is featured, and management and technology undergraduate Pranav Vishnu Ramabhadran is quoted.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Audio: Why Are Women Less Likely to Become Entrepreneurs Than Men?

September 8, 2015

Research on entrepreneurial projects funded through Kickstarter, co-authored by Ethan Mollick of the Wharton School, is featured.

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Media Contact:Jacquie Posey | jposey@upenn.edu | 215-898-6460September 8, 2015

Penn Global Announces Launch of the Global Seminars Program

Penn Global at the University of Pennsylvania has launched the Global Seminars program, an initiative, which provides financial and logistical support for embedding overseas travel into undergraduate seminars. 

Video: This Is Key for Fed Jobs Report

September 3, 2015

 

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School talks about the importance of the unemployment rate for the jobs report.

Article Source: CNBC

Healthcare Innovation More Than Smart Phone Apps

August 25, 2015

 

David Asch of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School and co-author Roy Rosin of Penn Medicine are highlighted for their article “Innovation as Discipline, Not Fad.”

Article Source: Health IT Outcomes

What You Need to Know About Social Media Credit Scores

September 2, 2015

 

Pinar Yildrim and graduate student Yanhao Wei of the Wharton School are cited for co-authoring a paper on social network scoring.

Article Source: Yahoo! Finance

Big Leaps for Parental Leave, If Workers Actually Take It

September 1, 2015

 

Stewart Friedman of the Wharton School comments on major shifts in the workplace’s work/life balance due to new policies on parental leave.

Article Source: New York Times

College Calculus

September 7, 2015

 

Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School is quoted about his book Will College Pay Off?

Article Source: New Yorker

Public Private, Health Benefits Face Strategic Pruning

August 31, 2015

 

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School comments on employee health benefits.

Article Source: Wall Street Journal

Why Is Bachelorhood So Uncommon Among College Football Head Coaches?

August 28, 2015

 

Nikolai Roussanov of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a research paper that revealed that companies run by unmarried CEOs “exhibit higher stock return volatility, pursue more aggressive investment policies and do not respond to changes in idiosyncratic risk.”