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Wharton Seminar for Business Journalists

The Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists is pleased to present a no-cost, one-day program on Thursday, March 28, 2019.

Wharton Prof. of Business Economics & Public Policy Kent Smetters and Prof. of Legal Studies & Business Ethics Philip Nichols will present on “Taxation, Immigration & Medicare4All” and “Corruption & Emerging Economies in Transition,” respectively.

The Seminars provide an exceptional opportunity for national and international journalists to improve their reporting skills and gain valuable insights through faculty lectures and dynamic discussion. The agenda is below. Registration deadline: March 18, 2019.


The Hay-Adams 800 16th Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20006

8:30 a.m.: Registration, Continental Breakfast & Introductory Remarks

9:00 a.m.: “Corruption” – Wharton Prof. Philip Nichols

10:15 a.m.: Break

10:30 a.m.: “Emerging Economies in Transition” – Wharton Prof. Philip Nichols

11:45 a.m.: Lunch

1:00 p.m.: “Taxation & Immigration” – Wharton Prof. Kent Smetters

2:15 p.m.: Break

2:30 p.m.: “Medicare4All” – Wharton Prof. Kent Smetters

3:45 p.m.: Certificate Ceremony & Closing Remarks

For more Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists information: • Phone: +1-215-898-8036 • Email: • Twitter: @WhartonSchoolPR • Contacts: Peter Winicov, Caroline Pennartz & Emily Hemming