What drives Prof. Katherine Milkman's research into experimentation, motivation and irrationality, and influencing human behavior? We have a minute to find out.
Similar to all institutions of higher learning, Wharton thrives on its intellectual capital—faculty, students, staff and alumni. At this time of year, our faculty-student engagement is back at full speed.
Wharton professors who compete in the annual Iron Prof event are an even rarer breed. Their research must be pioneering in their respective fields, and they must be thick-skinned and brave to stand in front of hundreds of students and colleagues who vote for only one of them at the end.