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.
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.
The Huffington Post| July 21, 2014
The Huffington Post cites Katherine Milkman’s research on gender bias in higher education.
Browse Research Centers
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 »