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In Wharton Social Impact’s Dollars and Change podcast, Vice Dean Katherine Klein talks with leaders and researchers about the power of business and finance to drive positive societal and environmental change.
2021 Year in Review: Dollars and Change Podcast
“I want students to believe in themselves and know that ethics are more important than any fortune they will ever amass,” said Robert Chalfin, who teaches two entrepreneurship electives in the EMBA program.
What this Faculty Member Wants Students to Get Out of His Entrepreneurship Classes
Arthur van Benthem, associate professor of business economics and public policy at Wharton, discusses key findings from his research on vehicle air pollution and emissions standards.
Research Spotlight: Prof. Arthur van Benthem on New Cars, Old Cars, and Air Pollution Today
“Organizations can achieve long-lasting competitive advantage by leveraging the way they manage people,” said Prof. John Paul MacDuffie, who teaches Managing the Enterprise.
What Wharton Prof. John Paul MacDuffie Wants Students to Know about Human Capital and Competitive Advantage
The award-winning author, professor, and antiracist activist joined Wharton Dean Erika James for a virtual lecture for the Penn community to commemorate the day.
For Juneteenth, a conversation with Ibram X. Kendi
San Francisco students can catch up with Wharton Prof. Gad Allon by running with him along the bay during his 6:00am “moving office hours.”
From Strategy Class to Jogging Office Hours: Why this Operations Professor Enjoys Teaching EMBA Students
Wharton Prof. Adam Grant and Dean Erika James share five ways executives can rethink their assumptions about what it means to be a good business leader.
The Key to Becoming a Better Leader? Question Your Assumptions
“If we could just have a candid conversation with our Dean about what she believes in, what would we want to hear from her?”
Students Chat With the Dean About Diversity at Wharton
Leading economist and Wharton Prof. Olivia S. Mitchell discusses key findings from her new research on financial well-being among Black and Hispanic women.
Social Impact Faculty Spotlight: Professor Olivia S. Mitchell and Financial Well-Being
When Prof. Lori Rosenkopf’s course on the culture of tech went virtual, she set out to make a more interactive learning experience. Her efforts have seen some unexpected results.
Breaking Classroom Barriers Over Zoom
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