Faculty and Research

Faculty and Research

Wharton’s 225-plus professors generate the knowledge and innovations that transform global business practice and public policy. Drawn from 10 distinct departments, they work with leading companies and policy-makers around the world, and they bring that real-world, real-time knowledge into Wharton’s classrooms and 20 research centers and initiatives.

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The Wall Street Journal | October 23, 2014

The Wall Street Journal highlights a study by Lynn Wu on the value of social communication at work.

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The Financial Times | October 17, 2014

In an interview with the Financial Times, Geoffrey Garrett discusses what is required in business education today.

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Nature | October 15, 2014

In Nature, Erwann Michel-Kerjan, Managing Director of Wharton’s Risk Management Center, writes an op-ed on how shared risk analysis could help economies become more “terror proof.”

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