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Episódios

  • Conscious Capitalism: Giving All Stakeholders a Seat at the Table

    Conscious Capitalism: Giving All Stakeholders a Seat at the Table

    23/11/2020 Duração: 29min

    Wharton’s Katherine Klein talks to Vital Farms investor Karl Khoury and CEO Russell Diez-Canseco about how stakeholders benefit from the ethical pursuit of profit.

  • Gamification Is Changing How We Work — and Succeed

    Gamification Is Changing How We Work — and Succeed

    16/11/2020 Duração: 20min

    From motivating employees to maintaining healthy habits, games can help us achieve our goals in surprising ways, say the authors of the revised and updated edition of ‘For the Win.’

  • How Gaming Can Help Learners of All Ages

    How Gaming Can Help Learners of All Ages

    10/11/2020 Duração: 16min

    Wharton Interactive co-founders Sarah Toms and Ethan Mollick are creating the next generation of game-based learning experiences that democratize education and make lessons more memorable.

  • If Pandemic Productivity Is Up, Why Is Innovation Slowing Down?

    If Pandemic Productivity Is Up, Why Is Innovation Slowing Down?

    10/11/2020 Duração: 11min

    The majority of employees working from home during the pandemic are just as productive, but they aren’t collaborating as effectively as before, according to a new study overseen by Wharton management professor Michael Parke.

  • How the Biden Administration Could Tackle Climate Change

    How the Biden Administration Could Tackle Climate Change

    09/11/2020 Duração: 07min

    Rejoining the Paris Climate Accord will be a positive step, but options for the new administration will be limited to regulatory tweaks without control of Congress, says Wharton’s Brain Berkey.

  • How Misinformation Hurts Democracy

    How Misinformation Hurts Democracy

    03/11/2020 Duração: 11min

    While overtly fake news generated by bogus websites can be dangerous, there’s greater harm in subtle misinformation that spreads through mainstream media, according to new research.

  • Startups Are Finding the Sweet Spot in a Downturn

    Startups Are Finding the Sweet Spot in a Downturn

    03/11/2020 Duração: 13min

    Small business formation is booming during this pandemic, but startups need buffers against a second or third wave of the virus, says Wharton’s Ethan Mollick.

  • Why Mispricing the Risks of Sea Level Rise Could Prove Costly

    Why Mispricing the Risks of Sea Level Rise Could Prove Costly

    03/11/2020 Duração: 11min

    A lead-lag pattern between home sales volumes and prices is delaying a day of reckoning for homeowners in Florida's coastal communities, a Wharton study warns.

  • Neuroscience Can Help You Become a Better Leader

    Neuroscience Can Help You Become a Better Leader

    27/10/2020 Duração: 16min

    Not everyone is a born leader, but a new book by Wharton’s Michael Platt says that neuroscience can provide the tools to become one.

  • How Incubators Help Entrepreneurs Succeed

    How Incubators Help Entrepreneurs Succeed

    26/10/2020 Duração: 15min

    Research by Wharton’s Valentina Assenova shows that disadvantaged entrepreneurs can grow their companies significantly in terms of revenue and employment by working with incubators.

  • How to Bridge Social Justice and the Financial Markets

    How to Bridge Social Justice and the Financial Markets

    23/10/2020 Duração: 24min

    Wharton’s Katherine Klein talks to Adasina founder and CEO Rachel Robasciotti about her firm’s mission to change the planet through more ethical investing.

  • Will Consumers Spend or Save This Holiday Season?

    Will Consumers Spend or Save This Holiday Season?

    20/10/2020 Duração: 09min

    Retail sales will see modest growth over a holiday season marked by the uneven spending habits of consumers affected by the pandemic, according to experts.

  • How Data Science Can Win the Debate on Police Reform

    How Data Science Can Win the Debate on Police Reform

    20/10/2020 Duração: 23min

    Rooting out racial bias in law enforcement starts with better data, according to Wharton’s Dean Knox and Princeton’s Jonathan Mummolo. Their research is bringing hard science to the emotional debate on police reform.

  • When Should Schools Reopen?

    When Should Schools Reopen?

    20/10/2020 Duração: 14min

    A Penn Wharton Budget Model analysis provides policymakers with a framework to weigh the cost of COVID-19 infections in a community against students’ loss of future income due to lower quality education.

  • Making Good Decisions: A Toolkit

    Making Good Decisions: A Toolkit

    13/10/2020 Duração: 21min

    Wharton’s Katy Milkman talks with author Annie Duke about her new book that provides tools for readers who want to make smart decisions in any situation.

  • How to Get Voters Off the Fence? With a Soft Touch

    How to Get Voters Off the Fence? With a Soft Touch

    12/10/2020 Duração: 12min

    Whether it’s marketing a product or winning an election, change agents never succeed by forcing their beliefs on others, says Wharton’s Jonah Berger.

  • What Drives Household Bankruptcy?

    What Drives Household Bankruptcy?

    06/10/2020 Duração: 07min

    New research by Wharton’s Sasha Indarte suggests that people file for bankruptcy not because of what they gain in debt relief, but because they lack cash on hand.

  • Why Low Interest Rates Hurt Retirees

    Why Low Interest Rates Hurt Retirees

    06/10/2020 Duração: 13min

    Lower returns on investments could mean that retirees save less, dip into retirement funds, or collect Social Security benefits earlier than planned, says Wharton’s Olivia S. Mitchell.

  • Disaster Relief: Why the Poor Need Higher Priority

    Disaster Relief: Why the Poor Need Higher Priority

    05/10/2020 Duração: 09min

    Current federal policies are inadequate for the most vulnerable communities when disasters strike. Wharton’s Carolyn Kousky explains why prioritizing low-income families is key to disaster recovery.

  • How Gender Lens Investing Is Gaining Ground

    How Gender Lens Investing Is Gaining Ground

    02/10/2020 Duração: 20min

    A new report from the Wharton Social Impact Initiative and Catalyst at Large finds a dramatic increase in gender lens investing over the last few years, a strong indication that the financial sector is working to balance a legacy of lopsided investments.

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