Tom Baker of the Law School says, “In the insurance world, eliminating all risk is the equivalent of cold fusion or the perpetual motion machine.”
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Roman de la Campa of the School of Arts & Sciences provides his thoughts on the plan to open a U.S. embassy in Cuba.
Raquel Gur of the Perelman School of Medicine is cited as being the star witness to discuss psychotic disorders.
Lance Becker of the Perelman School of Medicine is mentioned for serving on panel that focused on cardiac arrest.
Jesús Fernández-Villaverde of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the value of the euro.
Michael Kahana of the Perelman School of Medicine talks about how quickly memories can be formed.
Adam Finkel of the Law School is quoted about standards from the Occupational Safety & Health Administration and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Kenneth Margulies of the Perelman School of Medicine suggests that Philadelphia’s smoking rates will continue to decline with shifting attitudes, policy changes and penalties.
Andrea Spaeth of the Perelman School of Medicine offers ways to improve daily functionality for people who are lacking sleep.
Tobias Barrington Wolff of the Law School discusses the opinions in the Supreme Court’s rulings on same-sex marriage and lethal injections.
A study about financial behavior co-authored by Nicholas Souleles of the Wharton School is cited.
Laura Modafferi of the Perelman School of Medicine writes a collaborative blog about cold medicines containing dextromethorphan.
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School offers his opinion on a possible shift in the Supreme Court’s political leanings.
Mauro Guillén of the Wharton School writes about the value of the euro.
Mary-Linda Merrium Armacost and Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comment on college closings.
Doctoral candidate Alex Williams of the Annenberg School for Communication writes about pitching academic research to non-academic outlets.
Data privacy research from the Annenberg School for Communication is highlighted.
Matthew Bidwell of the Wharton School comments on women who are less likely to apply for senior banking positions because of the lack of gender diversity at that level.
David Grande of the Perelman School of Medicine and the Wharton School is quoted about the recent Supreme Court ruling on the Affordable Care Act.
Kermit Roosevelt of the Law School joins a discussion about the ruling by the Supreme Court on legalizing gay marriage in all states.