Political Markets Get First 2012 Test

January 3, 2012

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School comments on political markets.

Article Source: MSNBC.com

It Costs More, but Is It Worth More?

January 2, 2012

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School co-authors an op-ed about proton beam therapy and Medicare.

Article Source: New York Times

A Father’s Dream Fulfilled

Penny Metchev has told the story many times before and on the surface it is primarily about her father. But as the Wharton and College senior prepares to enter her final semester as a Penn World Scholar, Metchev says she has come to realize that she will be the one to write the final chapter.

Wharton’s Siegel: Stocks Are Cheap, Go for Dividends

December 22, 2011

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses stock market strategy.

Article Source: CNBC.com

Video: ‘Consumers Need Debt Relief’

December 22, 2011

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School discusses deficit and growth in the current global economy.

Article Source: “Squawk Box,” CNBC

B-School Deans: Big Hopes for 2012 and Beyond

December 21, 2011

Dean Thomas Robertson of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on revamping the curriculum.

Article Source: Bloomberg BusinessWeek

The Class That Turns Freshmen into Whartonites

It’s a Wharton rite of passage.

Since 1993, every incoming freshman in Wharton has been required to take the course called Management 100 during the fall semester. Stressing group dynamics, leadership and the fundamentals of project management, the class provides students with a semester-long glimpse into the very real challenges, and the ultimate rewards, of teamwork.

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For Medicare, We Must Cut Costs, Not Shift Them

December 19, 2011

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School shares his commentary on Medicare.

Article Source: New York Times

Wagner on Elections? You Bet

December 19, 2011

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School comments on reactions to new financial markets.

Article Source: Politico

Audio: BlackBerry Maker Plays Catch Up

December 15, 2011

Kartik Hosanagar of the Wharton School discusses the popularity and future of the BlackBerry.