The Physiology of (Over-)Sharing

August 5, 2011

Jonah Berger of the Wharton School comments on what causes people to share information.

Article Source: Atlantic

Rahm Emanuel’s Brother Named to Faculty at Penn

August 6, 2011

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School, the newest PIK professor, is featured for his new appointment.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Shortchanging Cancer Patients

August 6, 2011

Ezekiel Emanuel of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School contributes an op-ed about cancer patient care.

Article Source: New York Times
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Media Contact:Ron Ozio | | 215-898-8658August 5, 2011

Ezekiel J. Emanuel Appointed Penn Integrates Knowledge Professor at University of Pennsylvania

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.

Can the U.S. Retain a AAA Rating?

August 4, 2011

Christian Opp of the Wharton School comments on credit raters and politicians.

Article Source: Bloomberg News

Is a Double-Dip Recession on the Horizon?

August 3, 2011

Justin Wolfers of the Wharton School says, "We're on the cusp of recession. We maybe already have had one — that's really just one data revision away."

Article Source: U.S. News & World Report

Shaking the MBA Martini – Diversity Is the New Cocktail of Choice

August 3, 2011

Ankur Kumar of the Wharton School discusses diversity in student enrollment.

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Groupon Groupies

August 3, 2011

John Zhang of the Wharton School shares his perspective on deal-a-day Websites.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

The Video Store, Reinvented by Necessity

July 30, 2011

Peter Fader of the Wharton School says “video stores should position themselves not as an adversary of Netflix but rather as an alternative.”

Article Source: New York Times

Ceiling's Falling: What the Debt Debate Means to Us

July 28, 2011

Kent Smetters of the Wharton School comments on the federal budget and the debt ceiling debate.

Article Source: Philadelphia Daily News