How governments and businesses account for the suboptimal choices people often make
Professor Eric W. Orts examines a contemporary issue with a new take on a legendary figure
Successful leadership in the coming decade will require humility, openness, and commitment.
Penn researcher's new book cites complexities that parties decline to address and many don't even see
With the current trade climate, the U.S. could be left behind on a wide range of economic opportunities
In a political environment skewed by fake news and “alternative facts,” Wharton professors examine the real economic impact of Donald Trump’s policies.
The world's richest 62 people have as much wealth as the poorest 3.5 billion. But our alumnus has hope for the free market system.
Frustrated by the “utter lack of insight” into why stock markets have tanked in 2016? Here's a modest fix: have government ensure real market transparency.
The Federal Reserve's authority over the financial system and the money supply is expansive. That power deserves a better public understanding—even engagement.
Why are political outsiders surging in the 2016 presidential campaign? It's "the economy, stupid," explains Wharton Dean Geoffrey Garrett.
The Fed cannot cure every ill, nor is it the cause of every crisis. Still, Wharton professor Peter Conti-Brown’s stand on it is: We should know more about it.
Wharton’s dean argues for how climate change is just as much an opportunity for business after the Paris conference as it is a challenge for governments.
Superutilizers make up 1 percent of the population but use upward of 30 percent of health care resources. Here’s one social model to tackle the problem.
Some Wharton entrepreneurs are doing well and doing good by trying to cure what ails American health care.
Digital health startup Wellthie is taking advantage of insurance trends and consumer demands post-health care reform.
Is health insurance consolidation good for the consumer? Mounting evidence suggests that pricing and quality of care are negatively, and increasingly, impacted.