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.

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    Prof. of Management Ethan Mollick offers commentary on big brands using crowdfunding. Read article »
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    Prof. of Legal Studies and Business Ethics David Zaring discusses shadow banking. Read article »

Wharton in the News

NBC’s “Today” | February 4, 2016
NBC’s “Today” features a discussion with Adam Grant about his new book “Originals,” and successful innovation through original ideas. More »

The Guardian | February 1, 2016
The Guardian cites research co-authored by Sigal Barsade that finds the impact of workplace loneliness on employee performance. More»

New York Times | January 29, 2016
The New York Times features research and commentary by Kent Smetters on annuities as an alternative to risky stocks. More »