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Audio interviews with industry leaders and senior faculty with exclusive insights on current topics brought to you by Knowledge@Wharton and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

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Audio interviews with industry leaders and senior faculty with exclusive insights on current topics brought to you by Knowledge@Wharton and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

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Really enjoyed the China / Tariff discussion

By Derivatives Trader - May 16 2019
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Really enjoyed the China / Tariff discussion

Most underrated podcast

By Feldman821 - Mar 23 2018
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Tons of interesting topics. I learn tons and not always just business and finance stuff.

iTunes Ratings

81 Ratings
Average Ratings
59
11
2
6
3

Really enjoyed the China / Tariff discussion

By Derivatives Trader - May 16 2019
Read more
Really enjoyed the China / Tariff discussion

Most underrated podcast

By Feldman821 - Mar 23 2018
Read more
Tons of interesting topics. I learn tons and not always just business and finance stuff.
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Knowledge@Wharton

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Audio interviews with industry leaders and senior faculty with exclusive insights on current topics brought to you by Knowledge@Wharton and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Rank #1: Are Negative Interest Rates on the Way in the U.S.?

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The U.S. could be headed for negative interest rate territory. Experts from Wharton and Michigan State University discuss the implications for the U.S. economy.
Sep 17 2019
25 mins
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Rank #2: Who Made That Decision: You or an Algorithm?

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Algorithms now make lots of decisions, but they have their own biases, writes Wharton’s Kartik Hosanagar in his new book.
Mar 25 2019
31 mins
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Rank #3: Preventing the Next Housing Crisis

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Overly loose mortgage standards are not exactly making a comeback, but some loans today are close to regulatory guardrails. New Wharton research offers a tool that can help regulators know when things may be going too far.
Apr 26 2019
20 mins
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Rank #4: What’s Really Behind China’s Falling GDP

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China’s second-quarter economic growth hit a 27-year low. But it’s not because of the trade war, say experts from Wharton and Stanford.
Jul 19 2019
25 mins
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Rank #5: How Cash-strapped Millennials Can Take Control of Their Finances

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Broke Millennial author Erin Lowry takes the intimidation out of investing and offers practical financial advice for her peers.
May 01 2019
25 mins
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Rank #6: Can Humans Reconnect in an Age of Isolation?

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In his book, digital theorist Douglas Rushkoff explains how people can use technology to reconnect with each other, rather than allowing it to isolate them.
Mar 07 2019
23 mins
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Rank #7: Want to Build a Smart City? Here Are Some Strategies That Work

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Collaborative platforms, sustainability, public-private partnerships and data analytics are critical for developing smart and inclusive cities, notes TCS’s Seeta Hariharan.
Apr 19 2019
39 mins
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Rank #8: For the Win: Using Connected Strategies to Gain a Competitive Advantage

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In their new book, Wharton's Nicolaj Siggelkow and Christian Terwiesch explain how a “connected strategy” helps businesses create more value for themselves and their customers.
May 20 2019
30 mins
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Rank #9: Will Amazon’s Plan to ‘Upskill’ Its Employees Pay Off?

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Amazon has announced a $700 million plan to retrain employees who will be automated out of jobs. While it’s a laudable goal, the company also needs to address other critical personnel issues, experts say.
Jul 22 2019
25 mins
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Rank #10: What’s the Next Chapter for Barnes & Noble?

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A hedge fund wants to buy the bookstore chain for $683 million, including debt. Will the deal work? Experts from Wharton and elsewhere share their insights.
Jun 18 2019
22 mins
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Rank #11: Want to Become a Dynamic Learner? Here’s How to Do It

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A new book by University of North Carolina professor Bradley Staats outlines how to become a dynamic learner, which he says is key to staying ahead in a rapidly changing world.
Aug 02 2019
23 mins
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Rank #12: User-generated Content: The Medium Impacts the Message

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When we write reviews, send tweets or create other online content, the type of device we use matters, according to new Wharton research.
May 07 2019
14 mins
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Rank #13: How You Can Use Conflict to Build a Better Team

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In her new book, psychologist and business strategist Liane Davey extols the virtues of office conflict and explains how to use friction as a force for good.
Jun 06 2019
25 mins
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Rank #14: Collusion over Drug Prices: Will Generic Manufacturers Pay?

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A lawsuit alleging that 20 generic drug makers colluded to fix prices reveals how existing market-based, competitive mechanisms fail to protect consumers.
May 20 2019
23 mins
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Rank #15: China’s Belt and Road Initiative: Why the Price Is Too High

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As it enters its latest phase, China’s Belt and Road initiative is facing pushback by partner countries that fear it could lead to unsustainable debt.
Apr 30 2019
24 mins
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Rank #16: How to Reduce the Ballooning U.S. Debt — With Bipartisan Support

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Reducing the $22 trillion U.S. debt is critical to the nation's future, but politics have been a hindrance. Brookings' William Gale has a plan that might be able to get bipartisan support.
Jun 04 2019
24 mins
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Rank #17: What’s Really Driving Disruption (It’s Not Technology)

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It's not technology that drives disruption, but rather customer behavior, says Harvard professor Thales Teixeira in his new book.
Mar 28 2019
23 mins
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Rank #18: With Losses Galore, Is Uber a Good Stock Investment?

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Uber’s debut as a public company has been awkward at best, but the bigger question is how well it will fare in the long run.
May 14 2019
23 mins
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Rank #19: How Data Analytics Can Drive Innovation

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New Wharton research examines whether decentralized or centralized organizations are better at using data analytics to innovate.
Sep 17 2019
13 mins
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Rank #20: How Digital Technology Is Transforming Cost Management

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Digital technologies do more than cut costs. They can also drive strategic growth, says Wharton’s Christopher Ittner.
Mar 29 2019
21 mins
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