Economics

Is a recession inevitable?

Itay Goldstein, a professor of finance and economics at the Wharton School, talks about the state of the U.S. economy with inflation at a 40-year high.

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Forbes.com

These Airbnb founders have sold more than $1 billion worth of stock combined in the past year

Daniel Taylor of the Wharton School comments on Airbnb following a monthly sales strategy.

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The Hill

Experts see risk with little upside in Biden’s gas tax break

Penn Wharton Budget Model indicates that a gas tax suspension from July to September would only mean a per capita spending reduction of $4.79 to $14.31, depending on location, but would reduce overall government revenues by about $6 billion.

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CNBC

As Biden weighs a federal gas tax holiday, here’s what that could mean for prices at the pump

Kent Smetters of the Wharton School is quoted on how savings from a temporary break from the federal gas tax would not likely be very substantial for consumers.

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ABC News

What interest rate hikes mean for you and the economy

Jeremy Siegel of the Wharton School says that the most recent rate hikes should eventually restore the economy to a healthy rate of inflation.

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The Hindu (India)

Chennai: ‘ESG becoming a key factor for investment’

Itay Goldstein of the Wharton School is quoted on an increase in the number of green investors.

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Economic Times

Is ‘greedflation’ rewriting economics, or do old rules still apply?

Z. John Zhang of the Wharton School says that inflation is an opportunity for every firm to realign their prices as much as they can.

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