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In the American workplace, many a stigma has fallen. Mental illness, though, has notably lagged -- and employees and companies are both paying the price.
New Wharton research finds that smokers are more likely to quit if their own money is at stake. The bigger challenge, however, may be figuring out how to structure an[…]
In the last hospital merger wave in the 1990s, things did not go so well. Today, a new consolidation scramble is underway. Will this time be different?
As McDonald’s promises chicken free of human antibiotics, it wins on both food safety and marketing strategy. Experts discuss the gains -- and challenges -- for the company.
Some thought Obamacare would mean the end of employment-based insurance. While that did not happen, the threat has not fully lifted, according to Wharton’s Mark Pauly.
Since being created by the Affordable Care Act, consumer operated and oriented health plans (CO-OPs) have produced mixed results, Wharton’s Scott Harrington says.
Cuba’s high-quality, low-cost health care system makes it an attractive destination for medical tourism and biotech, but the nation will need to aggressively pursue new ventures for the markets to[…]