The K@W Network:
In the corporate world, businesses are regularly graded on the value of their assets. But when it comes to measuring their knowledge assets — the value of those can be harder to gauge.
Finnish telecom equipment maker Nokia has a chance to reclaim a significant share of the telecom industry with its proposed purchase of Alcatel-Lucent.
Meerkat and Periscope are the latest in socially connected apps that let users broadcast live video from their smartphones. But will they last?
Massive open online courses (MOOCs) are helping universities bring their knowledge to a much larger audience, says Coursera co-founder Andrew Ng.
The long quest to re-privatize Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac is pushing ahead. Wharton’s Susan Wachter explains where they are heading.
In their new book, Wharton’s Michael Useem, Howard Kunreuther, and Erwann Michel-Kerjan examine how Chile’s leaders facilitated its rebound after the massive 2010 earthquake.
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Brazil has a fighting chance to turn the Petrobras corruption scandal into an opportunity to bounce back with stronger institutions.
Twitter has changed the advertising world, a development that company vice president Shailesh Rao describes as a positive-sum game for traditional and social media.
The Germanwings suicide-crash has focused attention on the pressures pilots face and how airlines can respond. Experts call for better training and health monitoring of pilots, among other improvements.
Good intentions aren’t enough — Wharton experts say it takes a sustained, authentic effort for companies to successfully become part of the conversation on complex social issues.
A former Gates Foundation CFO and a founder of a nonprofit accelerator for social entrepreneurs talked about the need for more financial rigor in impact investing at the recent Wharton Social Innovators Conference.