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

Bloomberg Businessweek| July 16, 2014

Bloomberg Businessweek highlights a new report from Profs. of Operations and Information Management Karl Ulrich and Christian Terwiesch on the impact of MOOCs on business schools.

More »

Inc.| July 14, 2014

Inc. cites a study co-authored by Prof. of Management Sigal Barsade that finds daily meditation can lead to smarter decision making.

More »

The New York Times| July 11, 2014

Prof. of Finance Richard Marston’s new book, which serves as a guide for smart investing throughout a lifetime, is featured in the New York Times.

More »


Read all »

Browse Research Centers
Choose Center

Customer Analytics


Environmental Management


Family Business


Global Initiatives

Health Economics

Human Resources

Insurance and Pensions

Management and Leadership

Operations Management

Public Policy

Real Estate


Risk Management

Sports and Business

Technology and Innovation



Are Some Emerging Markets Setting Themselves Up for a Fall?
Emerging markets are “lining themselves up for more problems,” says former IMF chief economist Simon Johnson i... More »

How Two Court Rulings Will Test Obamacare
Conflicting U.S. appeals court rulings could curb participation in Affordable Care Act programs for up to two ... More »

Nadella’s Challenge Is to ‘Reinvent Productivity’ — and Microsoft
As it tries to refocus on productivity and building strong beachheads in mobile and the cloud, Microsoft is at... More »