Knowledge+Wharton Newsletter


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August 26, 2020

MANAGEMENT

Can Tesla Maintain Its Momentum?

If the company can scale its output and fend off competition from established automakers, the answer is yes, according to Wharton’s Rahul Kapoor.

FINANCE

How Firms Use Pre-IPO Confidentiality to Fend Off Lawsuits

Secrecy in IPO filings helps firms avoid opportunistic lawsuits in the pre-IPO period, according to new research co-authored by Wharton’s Burcu Esmer.

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WHARTON SCHOOL PRESS

Just Published: New Book on Global Trends by Wharton’s Mauro Guillen
Called “bold” and “provocative” by New York Times bestselling author Adam Grant, 2030: How Today’s Biggest Trends Will Collide and Reshape the Future of Everything is a groundbreaking analysis from one of the world’s foremost experts on global trends. Learn more.

 

WHARTON BUSINESS DAILY

Live from the Wharton School on SiriusXM Channel 132
Listen to Wharton faculty and other top experts discuss the news that matters most to consumers and the business world from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. ET Monday-Friday. Don’t have Sirius? Find segments from the show here.

MANAGEMENT

Coping with non-COVID Patients: An Operations Management Model

Wharton’s Hummy Song and a group of health care experts created a four-point strategy for hospitals straining under the demands of the COVID-19 pandemic.

SOCIAL IMPACT

Advancing Economic Justice: How the Ford Foundation Is Investing in Diversity

Roy Swan of the Ford Foundation talks to Wharton’s Katherine Klein about how his organization is using its endowment to help reduce racial disparities in investing.

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WHARTON GLOBAL YOUTH PROGRAM

Attention High School Educators and Students
Registration for the free 2020-2021 Wharton Global High School Investment Competition is now open. Students worldwide compete in teams of four to seven to build a unique and sound investment strategy for their client. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn finance and have fun. Register now!

WHARTON EXECUTIVE EDUCATION

Leveraging Neuroscience for Business Impact — Live Virtual
Grounded in the latest research from the Wharton Neuroscience Initiative, Leveraging Neuroscience for Business Impact — a Wharton Live Virtual program — will show you how the brain works and how to apply neuroscience principles to improve management, team-building and innovation. Apply now.

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