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Daily Pennsylvanian
Alumni and faculty petition Amy Gutmann to publicly denounce TrumpWharton as a cudgel to reinforce his intellectual bona fides. At a rally in Pho
Alumni and faculty petition Amy Gutmann to publicly denounce Trump
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 11 hours ago
Wharton as a cudgel to reinforce his intellectual bona fides. At a rally in Phoenix last year, Trump said “I went to the Wharton School of Business. I’m, like, a really smart person.” The association of the University with Trump's fiery rhetoric... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Why one Penn club is looking to diversifyas the club’s vice president. Although its open membership means that active m
Why one Penn club is looking to diversify
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted yesterday
as the club’s vice president. Although its open membership means that active members are not required to either be in the Wharton School or be Latino, the club’s name does influence its goals and programming. Meetings feature discussions on... Read more
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The Economic Times
In its quest for numero uno status in India's etail war, Flipkart is transforming itself from withinsales is to be seen. “If the pie gets bigger then market share will not matter,
In its quest for numero uno status in India's etail war, Flipkart is transforming itself from within
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
sales is to be seen. “If the pie gets bigger then market share will not matter,” said Kartik Hosanagar, professor at The Wharton School. “For Flipkart to excel, they will have to come up with something new. But history suggests that is super... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Hamilton’ creator Lin-Manuel Miranda mocks this epic Trump sentence with a hilarious songwas a great professor and scientist and engineer, Dr. John Trump at MIT; good g
‘Hamilton’ creator Lin-Manuel Miranda mocks this epic Trump sentence with a hilarious song
Raw Story / Posted yesterday
was a great professor and scientist and engineer, Dr. John Trump at MIT; good genes, very good genes, OK, very smart, the Wharton School of Finance, very good, very smart—you know, if you’re a conservative Republican, if I were a liberal, if,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Robert Lee Enkgler Jr., 83township and graduated from Millburn High School in 1952. He attended the Unive
Robert Lee Enkgler Jr., 83
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
township and graduated from Millburn High School in 1952. He attended the University of Pennsylvania and graduated from the Wharton School of Business in 1958. He married his wife Sandra in 1956 and the couple lived in Philadelphia and Elizabeth... Read more
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Newsmax
Failing Obamacare Nonprofit Co-Ops Add to 'Death Spiral' Fearstimes, according to Scott Harrington, a professor of insurance and risk managem
Failing Obamacare Nonprofit Co-Ops Add to 'Death Spiral' Fears
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
times, according to Scott Harrington, a professor of insurance and risk management at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School. As enrollments rose, so did costs. In states like Kentucky, Nevada and South Carolina, co-ops struggled with... Read more
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Boston Globe
State Street names new financial chiefincrease his compensation and gain new experiences at a large, global custody b
State Street names new financial chief
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
increase his compensation and gain new experiences at a large, global custody bank.” Aboaf is a graduate of the Wharton School of Business and the Engineering School at the University of Pennsylvania. He holds a master of science degree... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A.B. Johnson, Former Liberia's Internal Affairs Minister Is Deadentered the State University of New York (SUNY) where he earned his BA and MA i
A.B. Johnson, Former Liberia's Internal Affairs Minister Is Dead
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
entered the State University of New York (SUNY) where he earned his BA and MA in Economics. He also earned an MBA from the Wharton School of Finance, University of Pennsylvania. A few years later, AB entered Pfeiffer University and obtained... Read more
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Newsmax
Trump Slams Yellen's Fed Again, This Time on a Much Bigger Stageimprovement doesn’t match his apocalyptic worldview,” said Peter Conti-Brown, a
Trump Slams Yellen's Fed Again, This Time on a Much Bigger Stage
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
improvement doesn’t match his apocalyptic worldview,” said Peter Conti-Brown, a Fed historian and professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. “Sadly, for many Americans suspicious of the Fed, this strategy will work.... Read more
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Fortune
40 Under 40: The Lowest Moment of My Careerit was up to me make them happen. Once I realized he was right, it was game on.
40 Under 40: The Lowest Moment of My Career
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
it was up to me make them happen. Once I realized he was right, it was game on. Adam Grant, Professor of Psychology, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania (No. 28) Courtesy of Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania As a... Read more
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Philly.com
John J. Tsucalas; in Casey administrationHe was coxswain of the heavyweight varsity crew. Mr. Tsucalas received his mast
John J. Tsucalas; in Casey administration
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
He was coxswain of the heavyweight varsity crew. Mr. Tsucalas received his master of business administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He served as a personnel officer in the Air Force from 1962 to 1966 and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve could have lasting impactimprovement doesn't match his apocalyptic worldview," said Peter Conti-Brown, a
Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve could have lasting impact
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
improvement doesn't match his apocalyptic worldview," said Peter Conti-Brown, a Fed historian and professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. "Sadly, for many Americans suspicious of the Fed, this strategy will work.... Read more
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WA Today
Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve could have lasting impactimprovement doesn't match his apocalyptic worldview," said Peter Conti-Brown, a
Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve could have lasting impact
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
improvement doesn't match his apocalyptic worldview," said Peter Conti-Brown, a Fed historian and professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. "Sadly, for many Americans suspicious of the Fed, this strategy will work.... Read more
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The Age
Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve could have lasting impactimprovement doesn't match his apocalyptic worldview," said Peter Conti-Brown, a
Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve could have lasting impact
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
improvement doesn't match his apocalyptic worldview," said Peter Conti-Brown, a Fed historian and professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. "Sadly, for many Americans suspicious of the Fed, this strategy will work.... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve could have lasting impactimprovement doesn't match his apocalyptic worldview," said Peter Conti-Brown, a
Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve could have lasting impact
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
improvement doesn't match his apocalyptic worldview," said Peter Conti-Brown, a Fed historian and professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. "Sadly, for many Americans suspicious of the Fed, this strategy will work.... Read more
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Canberra Times
Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve could have lasting impactimprovement doesn't match his apocalyptic worldview," said Peter Conti-Brown, a
Donald Trump's attack on the Federal Reserve could have lasting impact
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
improvement doesn't match his apocalyptic worldview," said Peter Conti-Brown, a Fed historian and professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. "Sadly, for many Americans suspicious of the Fed, this strategy will work.... Read more
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Fortune
The 10 Best Productivity Tips From Fortune’s 40 Under 40in voice recognition software. And then stop wasting time reading productivity
The 10 Best Productivity Tips From Fortune’s 40 Under 40
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
in voice recognition software. And then stop wasting time reading productivity tips.”-Adam Grant, Professor of Psychology, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. 9. Never procrastinate. Just get it done right away. I don’t wait until I get... Read more
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Fortune
40 Under 40: What I Would Tell My 20-Year-Old Selfcareer interests knowing it won’t define where I end up.Adam Grant, professor o
40 Under 40: What I Would Tell My 20-Year-Old Self
Fortune / Posted 5 days ago
career interests knowing it won’t define where I end up.Adam Grant, professor of psychology, University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School (No. 28)Courtesy of Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania You’re too intensely focused on your goals.... Read more
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Business Insider
Where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on the economyplans would lead to a recession. Oxford economists estimated that Trump's plan
Where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on the economy
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
plans would lead to a recession. Oxford economists estimated that Trump's plans would lose the US $1 trillion, and the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania said Trump's immigration plan would cost the US 4 million... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economysaid Logan in a note to clients. Oxford economists estimated that Trump's plan
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economy
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
said Logan in a note to clients. Oxford economists estimated that Trump's plans would lose the US $1 trillion, and the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania said Trump's immigration plan would cost the US 4 million... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economysaid Logan in a note to clients. Oxford economists estimated that Trump's plan
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economy
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
said Logan in a note to clients. Oxford economists estimated that Trump's plans would lose the US $1 trillion, and the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania said Trump's immigration plan would cost the US 4 million... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economysaid Logan in a note to clients. Oxford economists estimated that Trump's plan
Clinton and Trump on the issues: the US economy
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
said Logan in a note to clients. Oxford economists estimated that Trump's plans would lose the US $1 trillion, and the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania said Trump's immigration plan would cost the US 4 million... Read more
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Boston Globe
The strange tale of Abraham Wallach, a high-level former Trump executive with a penchant for theftconvictions], I would say, are zero,” says Peter Cappelli, a professor of manag
The strange tale of Abraham Wallach, a high-level former Trump executive with a penchant for theft
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
convictions], I would say, are zero,” says Peter Cappelli, a professor of management at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School. “It suggests someone who is more interested in their own gut than in checking and vetting.’’ Trump did not... Read more
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Newsmax
Jeremy Siegel: Market Valuation Is 'Quite Reasonable'Jeremy Siegel, professor at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School,arg
Jeremy Siegel: Market Valuation Is 'Quite Reasonable'
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
Jeremy Siegel, professor at the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School,argues that the current market valuation is "quite reasonable." He also cautioned CNBC that the Federal Reserve is most likely poised to raise interest rates by the end of... Read more
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Newsmax
Failing Obamacare Nonprofit Co-ops Add to 'Death Spiral' Fearstimes, according to Scott Harrington, a professor of insurance and risk managem
Failing Obamacare Nonprofit Co-ops Add to 'Death Spiral' Fears
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
times, according to Scott Harrington, a professor of insurance and risk management at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School. As enrollments rose, so did costs. In states like Kentucky, Nevada and South Carolina, co-ops struggled with... Read more
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Market Watch
10 million U.S. families don’t use a bank — here’s what it costs thembanks, and they don’t trust banks for good reasons,” said Keith Weigelt, a prof
10 million U.S. families don’t use a bank — here’s what it costs them
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
banks, and they don’t trust banks for good reasons,” said Keith Weigelt, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business who also teaches financial literacy to Philadelphia-area consumers at his program, Building... Read more
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Fortune
40 Under 40: The Best Advice I Ever Gotthought has allowed me to live a happier, more purposeful life.” “You deserve
40 Under 40: The Best Advice I Ever Got
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
thought has allowed me to live a happier, more purposeful life.” “You deserve nothing.” —Jean-Paul Sartre Courtesy of Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania “Argue like you’re right and listen like you’re wrong.” —Karl Weick “‘Measure... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Why Your Backup Plan Is Holding You BackSchool of Business, and Katherine L. Milkman, associate professor of operations
Why Your Backup Plan Is Holding You Back
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 9 days ago
School of Business, and Katherine L. Milkman, associate professor of operations, information, and decisions at The Wharton School, conducted a series of experiments in which two groups of participants were asked to unscramble sentences.... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
JSSI Aligns Team for Future Growthan undergraduate degree in Mathematics & Economics from Vanderbilt University a
JSSI Aligns Team for Future Growth
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
an undergraduate degree in Mathematics & Economics from Vanderbilt University and an M.B.A. degree in Finance from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. As the new Vice President – Financial Planning & Analysis, Don Strench... Read more
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Business Wire
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) Adds Infogroup Data – Brings Community Insight to Investment Research, Government Planning and Moreinstitutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Infogroup Histor
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) Adds Infogroup Data – Brings Community Insight to Investment Research, Government Planning and More
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Infogroup Historical Data to its dataset. A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, WRDS provides global corporations, universities and regulatory agencies the... Read more
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Daily Maverick
How to get out of the Zuma fix we are in?and not Leader of the Opposition. DM This is an extract from a lecture given i
How to get out of the Zuma fix we are in?
Daily Maverick / Posted 10 days ago
and not Leader of the Opposition. DM This is an extract from a lecture given in Cape Town to the visiting MBA class of the Wharton School of Business, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 15 September 2016. Photo: South African president,... Read more
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CBS News
Did these celebs go to your college?Trump: University of Pennsylvania Though Ivanka Trump started her college care
Did these celebs go to your college?
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
Trump: University of Pennsylvania Though Ivanka Trump started her college career at Georgetown, she transferred to UPenn’s Wharton School, one of the top business schools in the nation, and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in economics. Jimmy... Read more
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Online Recruitment
WNS Launches New Thought Leadership Platform, WNS DecisionPointfrom some of the world’s leading institutions, including Knowledge@Wharton, the
WNS Launches New Thought Leadership Platform, WNS DecisionPoint
Online Recruitment / Posted 10 days ago
from some of the world’s leading institutions, including Knowledge@Wharton, the online business analysis journal of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. WNS DecisionPointTM will provide executives with access to a unique... Read more
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express
Who is Donald Trump Jr? Trump’s son compares refugees to poisoned Skittlesand his first wife Ivana. After boarding at Pennsylvania’s prestigious Hill Sc
Who is Donald Trump Jr? Trump’s son compares refugees to poisoned Skittles
express / Posted 10 days ago
and his first wife Ivana. After boarding at Pennsylvania’s prestigious Hill School, he read finance and real estate at The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. His father attended the same institution. He went on to work for his... Read more
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Business Wire
Rambus Announces New Chief Financial Officerand growth goals.” Mr. Mathur holds a Bachelor of Arts in applied mathematics
Rambus Announces New Chief Financial Officer
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
and growth goals.” Mr. Mathur holds a Bachelor of Arts in applied mathematics from Dartmouth College and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. About Rambus Inc. Rambus creates innovative hardware and... Read more
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Business Wire
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) Adds Calcbench – Yielding an Unprecedented Direct Line into the SEC’s Corporate Financial Data Repositoryand government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of C
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) Adds Calcbench – Yielding an Unprecedented Direct Line into the SEC’s Corporate Financial Data Repository
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the addition of Calcbench to its offerings. A part of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, WRDS provides global corporations, universities and regulatory agencies the... Read more
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Business Wire
Revelstoke Capital Partners Expands Team With New Operating Partnersa pharmacy benefits manager which was later acquired by Eli Lilly & Co. Mr. Ger
Revelstoke Capital Partners Expands Team With New Operating Partners
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
a pharmacy benefits manager which was later acquired by Eli Lilly & Co. Mr. Geringer earned a B.S. in Economics at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Mr. Steil is the Founder of ATI Physical Therapy, one of the largest... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Why one Penn class meets in New JerseyThe class also visits historically significant sites like Cape May and the esta
Why one Penn class meets in New Jersey
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 12 days ago
The class also visits historically significant sites like Cape May and the estate of Joseph Wharton, the founder of the Wharton School of Business. After 11 years of excavating historic sites in the planned community of Vineland, New Jersey,... Read more
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USA Today
Fed Watch: These folks have the future of interest rates in their handsof Cleveland Fed. Hawk. Former research director at the Philadelphia Fed is an
Fed Watch: These folks have the future of interest rates in their hands
USA Today / Posted 13 days ago
of Cleveland Fed. Hawk. Former research director at the Philadelphia Fed is an adjunct professor of finance at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Said in July she saw “little costs in waiting to take the next step” and at... Read more
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USA Track & Field
Anré Williams Named to USATF Foundation Board of DirectorsRoundtable, and is a member of the Stanford Athletics Board. He earned his BA f
Anré Williams Named to USATF Foundation Board of Directors
USA Track & Field / Posted 14 days ago
Roundtable, and is a member of the Stanford Athletics Board. He earned his BA from Stanford University and his MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. As a former track athlete at Stanford, and a High School All American, Anré... Read more
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Fortune
This Ivy League School Has Produced the Most Powerful BusinesswomenHarvard Business School (MBA) Graduate: Harvard Business School (MBA) Graduat
This Ivy League School Has Produced the Most Powerful Businesswomen
Fortune / Posted 14 days ago
Harvard Business School (MBA) Graduate: Harvard Business School (MBA) Graduate: University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School of Business (MBA) Graduate: Cornell University (MS and Ph.D) Graduate: University of Pennsylvania... Read more
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Philly.com
Alan Boroff, 84, lawyer and community leaderdrop of his life," said daughter Joan Denenberg. Born and reared in Brooklyn,
Alan Boroff, 84, lawyer and community leader
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
drop of his life," said daughter Joan Denenberg. Born and reared in Brooklyn, N.Y., he moved to Philadelphia to attend the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. While there, he met Barbara Russock. After marrying, the couple relocated... Read more
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The Cowl
Dr. Leo Kahane, Ph.D. Chosen as New Endowed ChairCollins, professor of finance. Mr. Ruane earned a bachelor’s degree in economic
Dr. Leo Kahane, Ph.D. Chosen as New Endowed Chair
The Cowl / Posted 15 days ago
Collins, professor of finance. Mr. Ruane earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from PC in 1971, and went on to attend the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. Ruane is the founder, chair, and managing partner of TA... Read more
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J Weekly
From zoo animals to social changethat it is now having global ripples. Since 2012, when they established the Bar
From zoo animals to social change
J Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
that it is now having global ripples. Since 2012, when they established the Barry and Marie Lipman Family Prize at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, the Lipmans have been looking to help organizations “motivated by social... Read more
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The Atlantic
Corporate Executives Are Making Way More Money Than Anybody ReportsWall Street. In 2007, Chester Spatt, then the SEC’s chief economist and directo
Corporate Executives Are Making Way More Money Than Anybody Reports
The Atlantic / Posted 15 days ago
Wall Street. In 2007, Chester Spatt, then the SEC’s chief economist and director of economic analysis, gave a speech at the Wharton School about accountants’ increased reliance on EFV. Spatt asserted that the reliability of modeling methods for the... Read more
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New York Post
Oil exec pretended to be Elon Musk to get inside info: suitimpersonation of Tesla employees,” according to the suit. Katz — a former bank
Oil exec pretended to be Elon Musk to get inside info: suit
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
impersonation of Tesla employees,” according to the suit. Katz — a former banker at Morgan Stanley with an MBA from the Wharton School of Business — didn’t immediately respond to a voicemail early Thursday. Lawyers for Tesla, who filed the suit... Read more
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Newsmax
Why More Women Than Ever Are Putting Off Retirementof debt,” wrote Annamaria Lusardi of George Washington University and Olivia Mi
Why More Women Than Ever Are Putting Off Retirement
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
of debt,” wrote Annamaria Lusardi of George Washington University and Olivia Mitchell of the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School in a forthcoming paper. Older women today, they found, are more indebted and "financially fragile" than older... Read more
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11 News Houston
Breaking down Houston's pension pinchAccording to the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania,
Breaking down Houston's pension pinch
11 News Houston / Posted 16 days ago
According to the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, there is $3 trillion in unfunded pension debt at the state level nationwide. That translates into $400 billion among major cities. That’s about $10,000 per every American... Read more
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MLive.com
'Who's going to pay for that?' asks Gary Johnson on Donald Trump's 35-percent tariff proposalto establish a clear path to citizenship for millions in the U.S. illegally bec
'Who's going to pay for that?' asks Gary Johnson on Donald Trump's 35-percent tariff proposal
MLive.com / Posted 16 days ago
to establish a clear path to citizenship for millions in the U.S. illegally because "we are a country of immigrants." "Wharton School of Business came out with an analysis on restricting immigration. It would have negative impact on our... Read more
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11 News Houston
Growth in workers' premiums slow as deductibles pick up the slackeconomist Mark Pauly. "But they hate them when they have a claim." Health econ
Growth in workers' premiums slow as deductibles pick up the slack
11 News Houston / Posted 16 days ago
economist Mark Pauly. "But they hate them when they have a claim." Health economist Mark Pauly is a professor at the Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania (Photo: Wharton) Far fewer people were in poverty last year, according to the... Read more
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