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

The Huffington Post | October 16, 2014

In an op-ed for the Huffington Post, Stewart Friedman suggests exercises for improving work/life integration.

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The New York Times | October 15, 2014

The New York Times cites research by Emilie Feldman on the financial impact of corporate spinoffs.

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Psychology Today | October 15, 2014

In Psychology Today, Sigal Barsade discusses how “emotional contagion” at work can influence business decisions.

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Bring Your Own Persona: Rethinking Segmentation for the New Digital Consumer
New products like Apple Pay are exposing user preferences for payments and sharing data. That means companies ... More »

Radical Innovation, Part I: Unleashing Creativity
You can't legislate innovation. But companies can either actively encourage it or “take whatever creativity ex... More »

Snapchat and the Liability Conundrum
The recent Snapchat leak sheds light on how tough it is to find someone to blame when apps, networks and serve... More »