Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) February 04, 2014
What: Through intensive lectures and hands-on exercises, the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists, led by the Wharton School’s most prominent professors, help reporters gain better understanding of key business and economic issues. This no-cost, one-day program will feature sessions by Wharton Professors Mark Pauly and Robert Inman on “The Affordable Care Act” and “Fiscal Policy and Economic Growth” respectively.
The Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists program, now in its 46th year, offers participants an opportunity to expand their knowledge, increase their exposure to leading experts and broaden their perspectives in a stimulating environment. This one-day program is offered at no cost and is open to a limited number of journalists.
When: March 11, 2014, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Registration deadline: February 24, 2014.
Where: The Seminar will take place at the offices of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, 1111 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC, 20004.
How: Registration is required to attend this Seminar. Visit the Seminar application.
Who: In recent years, reporters have come from media outlets such as the New York Times, China News, CNN, Les Echos, CNBC India, Nikkei, Marketplace, Reuters, Bloomberg, Forbes, East African Standard, and the Washington Post.
Eligibility: Applications are open to those employed full-time as a print, broadcast, or online business journalist for legitimate media companies.
Key Take-Aways: Today’s global economy requires a strong foundation in business and economic knowledge for business journalists. At the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists, participants:
- Gain an in-depth understanding of the fundamentals of business strategy including the role of leadership, the economy and competitive vision
- Interact with colleagues from some of the world's leading business news organizations
- Will receive a Wharton School Certificate of Completion
For complete information on the Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists, visit the Seminars Web site or contact Peter Winicov, Senior Associate Director, Wharton Communications at +1-215-746-6471 or communications(at)wharton(dot)upenn(dot)edu.
About the Wharton School:
Founded in 1881 as the first collegiate business school, the Wharton School of the University of
Pennsylvania is recognized globally for intellectual leadership and ongoing innovation across every major discipline of business education. With a broad global community and one of the most published business school faculties, Wharton creates economic and social value around the world. The School has 5,000 undergraduate, MBA, executive MBA, and doctoral students; more than 9,000 participants in executive education programs annually and a powerful alumni network of 92,000 graduates.