Archive for January, 2009

Daily Pennsylvanian: WEP’s Societal Wealth Program Highlighted

January 27, 2009

A “Perspective” feature on social entrepreneurship notes WEP’s Societal Wealth Program offerings. MORE

Economist: WEP Prof. Raffi Amit’s research is cited as “influential”

January 22, 2009

 Co-authored research by WEP co-director Raffi Amit on the role of founders in family firms is cited as “influential.” MORE

New York Times: Instructor Lawrence Gelburd on “Small Business Outlook 2009”

January 13, 2009

WEP lecturer Lawrence Gelburd says “private equity may remain a viable funding source.”   MORE

“Get It Started”, Jan 2009: WEP Visiting Scholars; Can Entrepreneurship be Taught?

January 10, 2009

Some of this month’s stories include: “Can Entrepreneurship be Taught?” and “WEP in Action: Visiting Scholars”, a discussion with two international scholars about the program’s global impact and how it helps prepare future international academic leaders.

Wall Street Journal: Instructor Lawrence Gelburd on Acquisitions During a Downturn

January 6, 2009

WEP instructor Lawrence Gelburd answers a “Small Talk” question about the merits of one small firm acquiring another. MORE