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Climate change and pollution are in focus with a papal call, a court ruling and a government report. Experts at Wharton and a Jesuit priest weigh the possible outcomes.
As markets react to Greece’s latest standoff with the European Union, Knowledge@Wharton offers a series of articles exploring what the crisis means for Greece, the eurozone and global markets.
Despite the turmoil in Europe about Greece, U.S. investors should see only limited impact on their portfolios, at least in the short run. But there could be complications in the long term.
The chaos of eurozone negotiations with Greece is raising questions about Europe’s future. An image of a continent in decline is being burnished, say experts from Wharton and elsewhere.
While pharmaceutical companies hope their television ads might convince a consumer to choose their drug over a rival’s, new Wharton research finds that the ads have a number of additional, unintended impacts.
After a corporate spin-off, members of the parent firm’s board are often placed on the board of the divested firm. But what does it mean for a newly created company when board members from its parent still exert that kind of control?
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In normal years, investing in equities can reap extremely healthy returns. But not all of that ROI is based on what you’d think. Some of it is rooted in the fear that everything could go terribly, unexpectedly wrong, Wharton’s Jessica Wachter says.
A new e-book co-authored by Wharton professor Kevin Werbach offers ideas for using game elements to engage customers, employees and others.
Fred Swaniker’s African Leadership Academy and his African Leadership Network are already helping thousands of young people become entrepreneurs, activists and professionals. His latest effort, the African Leadership Universities, could multiply that exponentially.
A new book from The Second City explains how its improvisational techniques can help support innovation and leadership.
With its bid to buy AOL, Verizon is eying big ad revenues and a move up the industry food chain.