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.

Wharton in the News

WBUR-FM| July 23, 2014

WBUR-FM features research from Keisha Cutright on why consumers prefer products that take effort.

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CNBC.com| July 22, 2014

On CNBC.com, Howard Kunreuther and Erwann Michel-Kerjan ask if it is time to tweak the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act.

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The Huffington Post| July 21, 2014

The Huffington Post cites Katherine Milkman’s research on gender bias in higher education.

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Why Location is King for E-commerce, Too
According to a recent research paper and a new book by Wharton marketing professor David R. Bell, “location, l... More »

What Really Stands in the Way of Cutting Health Care Costs
When forced to choose between abstract evidence and experience, many physicians tend to rely on experience. Th... More »

Smoke Signals: What the Reynolds-Lorillard Merger Means for the Tobacco Industry
Tobacco firm Reynolds American’s $27.4 billion bid to buy competitor Lorillard has raised antitrust concerns. ... More »