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What’s new in the MBA curriculum?

What’s new in the MBA curriculum?

Innovation is crucial to the MBA curriculum, and it manifests itself in many forms. New courses emerge as a result of student feedback or from a professor’s conversion of his current research into a class. Faculty adopt different pedagogical approaches to bring a fresh perspective to existing courses. These innovations serve to keep the curriculum

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Wharton India Economic Forum

Wharton India Economic Forum (WIEF) is an annual India-focused business conference organized by students of Wharton and UPenn. WIEF 2017 was held on Jan 6-7, 2017 in Taj Palace, Mumbai, India, and was attended by 450 people over two days. The conference was focused on promoting startups and conversations around the theme, “Innovate to Grow

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Wharton Africa Business Forum

Run over 3 full days, the conference theme was  “My Africa Network—New Partners for New Solutions”, and explored diverse business opportunities that lie at the intersection of the public, private and social development spheres. Dean Udom (WG’17) and Dimia Fogam (WG’17) led a team of around 40 MBA and undergrad students to make the conference

Recruitinomics: Get Rich While Getting a Job

Recruiting season has kicked into gear for 1Ys. To the uninitiated, this might elicit feelings of anxiety, TBD. But, to the shrewd investor, recruiting should be synonymous with one thing – money. Wharton’s annual 850-person scramble for 30 jobs from 3 consulting firms radically shifts students’ purchasing habits over a 6-month period. While others are

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Down-Ballot Issues for new PA voters

At this point you’re either firmly With Her or looking to Make America Great Again. This is not an article about the Presidential election, but rather the many other down-ballot contests voters will see in the booths next week. So while you may be ready to elect our nation’s first female or the Wharton school’s

Candidate Profiles

In a campaign mired with scandal, accusations, and insults, it can be hard to learn where the candidates actually stand on a number of issues. We have scoured their websites to find out what their key policy plans are, and we’ve provided a briefing below. Candidate Profile: Hillary Clinton Party: Democratic Party Major Policy Positions:

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