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.
Wharton in the News
Yahoo! Finance| March 6, 2014
Prof. of Operations and Informational Management Uri Simonsohn is noted for his study about how people strive to achieve round numbers.
Inc.| March 3, 2014
Asst. Prof. of Marketing Rom Schrift is highlighted for his research on why people will work harder to complete a task, even when told they do not have to.
WHYY-FM| February 27, 2014
Prof. of Health Care Management Kevin Volpp is interviewed about incentives that can help people quit smoking.
Browse Research Centers
Former SEC Commissioner Troy Paredes: Sometimes People Just Make Mistakes
Former SEC commissioner Troy Paredes defended the agency's enforcement record in the aftermath of the financia... More »
The Opportunities — and Pitfalls — for Non-resident Indian Entrepreneurs
Veteran non-resident Indians (NRIs) living in the U.S. recalled the challenges and lessons of their entreprene... More »
How P&G Moved Up the Brand Arc to Win a Gold Medal at Sochi
P&G’s “Thank you, Mom” campaign during the recent Olympics shows how companies benefit from building emot... More »