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Crowds are smarter than one might think. A Wharton research paper discovered that the artistic tastes of the masses are remarkably aligned with those of experts.
It may sound counter-intuitive, but younger, actively managed mutual funds actually tend to outperform much older, active funds as well as their benchmarks.
Wharton's Barbara Mellers discusses what makes some people better prognosticators than others, and how the best forecasters can be given a boost.
While it’s true that some companies are bringing manufacturing back to the U.S., just as much new outsourcing is underway, according to Wharton's Morris Cohen.
A paper co-authored by Wharton’s Olivia S. Mitchell shows that financial literacy programs are most effective if there are regular follow-ups to reinforce the lessons learned.
New Wharton research underscores the growing and important role of passive, or index-style investing.
In the corporate world, businesses are regularly graded on the value of their assets. But when it comes to measuring their knowledge assets, value can be harder to gauge.
Meerkat and Periscope are the latest in socially connected apps that let users broadcast live video from their smartphones. But will they last?
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.