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Several political, societal and business factors now coming together explain the new energy behind a law guaranteeing paid parental leave for U.S. workers.
President Trump’s backing of two nominees for the Federal Reserve Board is raising questions about the importance of the central bank’s nonpartisan image.
Fintech is smashing old business models on its way to crowning new rulers in the world of money.
A no-deal Brexit could force more layoffs, plant closures and relocations among U.K. automakers, say experts.
Elon Musk's confrontational behavior with the SEC and seemingly erratic decision making elsewhere are distracting from his core vision for Tesla, say Wharton's John Paul MacDuffie and Charles Elson of[…]
The U.S. national debt has crossed $22 trillion -- the highest ever. Addressing the problem now, rather than delaying the inevitable, would be the best approach to keeping the economy[…]
Authors Joshua Goldstein and Staffan Qvist say switching to nuclear and renewable energy is the most feasible path forward for humans to slow down climate change.
Recent Wharton research examines how commercial cases coming before the U.S. Supreme Court are challenging, and potentially recalibrating, the boundaries of free speech.
Wharton's Mark Pauly and Genevieve Kanter, a professor at Penn's medical school, discuss potential changes to the rules on preventing physician kick-backs.
The challenges of going cashless in the U.S. -- as evidenced by Philadelphia's recent ban on such establishments -- expose a need to create more and better entry points to[…]