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Tue, 25 Apr 2017 17:42:52 +0000While Amazon has the size to go it alone in India, local rival Flipkart is teaming up with big players from the U.S. and China to carve out a bigger space in India's e-commerce landscape.
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:46:31 +0000Former U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy says the key to alleviating chronic stress is right at our fingertips: establishing emotional well-being.
Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:30:10 +0000Political outsider and pro-business centrist Emmanuel Macron looks highly likely to be France’s next president. But can a leader without a party succeed?
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:48:56 +0000Nonprofits must embrace Social Change as a Platform to reach more people and at lower cost, experts say.
Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:13:21 +0000Word-of-mouth testimonials from consumers in cohesive communities drive online sales higher, Wharton research shows.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:47:00 +0000Formerly, President Trump supported greater economic ties with Cuba. Just before the election, he reversed course. So what should businesses expect now?
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:33:48 +0000Hopes have receded for a steady recovery of South Africa’s fragile economy with the downgrade earlier this month of the country’s credit rating to junk status.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 20:06:57 +0000Nearly everyone has unconscious biases when interacting, notes a new book. But learning how to shift filters can boost effectiveness in dealing with others.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 17:35:48 +0000Even middle-class Americans are now tapping payday lenders because they cannot make ends meet. A new book explains why.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 20:28:48 +0000This week’s referendum in Turkey has implications not only for how the country will be governed, but also for its economy, its efforts to join the European Union and its future role in the Middle East.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 19:57:32 +0000Prioritizing profits over people led to United Airlines’ recent PR debacle. Father James Martin argues that morality must play a key role in capitalism.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 19:23:52 +0000Forget growth at any cost. Small changes to lift comparable-store performance could work magic to boost profitability in retail, a new study finds.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:15:56 +0000Technology disruptions and global political developments are threatening the fundamentals of the Indian IT services industry.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 15:41:23 +0000Leading companies are making the user experience on mobile devices the center of the marketing universe, say two Google executives.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 19:11:13 +0000United’s forcible eviction of a passenger brings into focus the deeper, underlying problems that airlines face.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:49:05 +0000Delaware is testing the application of blockchain technology that could transform Wall Street’s "plumbing," experts say.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 17:47:51 +0000Tech is on the brink of another innovative leap thanks to the democratization of machine learning and AI, note a Wharton professor and a Google executive.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 16:34:55 +0000There is wide agreement that U.S. tax codes need modernizing. A collection of articles by top tax experts offers a starting point for thinking about reforms.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 15:37:38 +0000Companies with non-contractual business models have a tough time predicting future customer activity, and subsequently using it as a measure of firm value. New Wharton research aims to determine what data can help.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 17:02:12 +0000Millennials are poised to take over the C-suite from baby boomers. But what kind of leaders will they be? A new report debunks some stereotypes.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 19:17:41 +0000A handful of executive orders by President Donald Trump could soon set back the clock to the days when hardline opposition to ties with Cuba’s communist regime was the norm in Washington.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 20:26:42 +0000New Wharton research takes a closer look at the role of emotion in male-dominated organizations, finding that the most fulfilling workplaces are both compassionate and convivial.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 20:50:41 +0000Bullying is on the rise in the workplace, affecting productivity and morale. There are constructive ways to deal with it, according to a new book.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 20:48:07 +0000The much-awaited meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping got off to a warm start last week -- although several tough questions remain unanswered.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 20:37:53 +0000A recent spate of Chapter 11 filings shows that chain retailers have too many stores and don’t understand their customers, while online channels are growing, say experts.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 19:17:59 +0000Wang Wei, chairman of Spring Airlines Japan and son of a Chinese mogul, talks to Knowledge@Wharton about his plans to expand in Japan.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 18:40:01 +0000An overlooked health crisis among working-class, middle-age whites in the U.S. has led to a sharp spike in mortality rates not seen in other groups or other rich countries. Why?
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 15:30:36 +0000The power of networking should not be underestimated, whether it is to find a better job or counter Russian hackers, says Anne-Marie Slaughter in her new book.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 14:58:08 +0000Brillio's Raj Mamodia offers his views on temporary visas, technology, employee engagement, and keeping one foot in the present and one in the future.
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 21:32:35 +0000Company news affects how its stock reacts. But market reaction also influences corporate decision-making, Wharton research finds.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 19:54:00 +0000Remanufacturing, cascading materials through several lifecycles and rethinking the idea of ownership are more effective than recycling waste.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 19:53:24 +0000Innovative companies are exploring strategies that address end-of-life issues upfront.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 19:49:37 +0000The idea behind extended producer responsibility (EPR) is catching on.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 19:40:29 +0000Vodafone India and Idea Cellular are merging in a $23 billion deal to become the largest mobile carrier in India.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 18:59:04 +0000With many baby-boomers closing in on the age at which they are required to take disbursements from their retirement accounts, more financial education is needed, says Wharton’s Olivia Mitchell.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 20:13:29 +0000President Donald Trump signed an executive order last week that unwinds the environmental policies of his predecessor – but some experts say the move was more flash than substance.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 19:56:53 +0000Credit card reforms in Israel promise to open up the market to new entrants to boost competition and benefit consumers. But will they work?
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 19:31:29 +0000The growing conflict surrounding what internet service providers can do with customer data could take years to resolve.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 19:24:44 +0000Now that the GOP is in charge of Congress and the White House, the future of financial regulation -- particularly, the Dodd-Frank Act -- is unclear.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:46:34 +0000Bike-sharing is spreading like wildfire in Chinese cities. Falling costs, dockless designs and unappealing transportation options are helping to fuel it.
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:39:17 +0000Vanguard CEO Bill McNabb says the death of actively managed funds is "overstated." But the future is lower costs, even for active funds.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 20:47:01 +0000Sarah Hurwitz, former speechwriter for Michelle Obama, shares stories from her years in the White House and offers tips for how we all can become stronger storytellers.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:29:58 +0000Financial literacy is important for everyone, but especially for women because they earn less and live longer, experts say.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 17:35:16 +0000Obamacare may still be the law of the land, but how much will Republicans be able to chip away at its foundations?
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 14:36:14 +0000Critics have long said that Groupon’s business model was flawed and that it was only a matter of time before it collapsed. Could that time be now?
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 18:38:02 +0000With frugal thinking and an innovative delivery model, a Bangalore-based startup wants to transform how Indians approach dental care.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 17:52:40 +0000Would a traffic tax solve congestion problems in cities? Not necessarily, according to recent Wharton research.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:01:24 +0000A new Wharton study found that men were more aggressive in their negotiation tactics against women following the 2016 election.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 18:01:20 +0000If a pro-European candidate doesn’t win the French election, Europe's nationalist, protectionist agendas may dominate the region, notes this opinion piece.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:43:04 +0000The FBI has arrested a man who is accused of sending investigative journalist Kurt Eichenwald, who suffers from epilepsy, a threatening tweet along with a strobe light which triggered a seizure.