Michael Kurish

Michael Kurish
  • Doctoral Student

Contact Information

  • office Address:

    700 Jon M. Huntsman Hall
    3730 Walnut Street
    University of Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

Overview

Michael joined the Wharton Marketing Doctoral Program in Fall 2017. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Columbia University. He worked as an Analyst at Bank of America Merrill Lynch for two years before changing career focus towards research, taking a position as a Microeconomics – Research Assistant with Microsoft. He is interested in behavioral economics, financial economics, and applied micro. He is also interested in how the application of economic theory and research informs business and policy decisions.

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Never Give Up: What an Entrepreneur Learned from Failure

The shutdown of his startup led author and entrepreneur Ethan Senturia to rethink his long-held ideas about success.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2018/05/25
Will the EU’s GDPR Rules Launch a New Era of Data Protection?

Companies are likely to extend their compliance with the EU's new GDPR rules globally. But along with new protections come gray areas about implementation, experts say.

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Why Creating a Business Plan Is a ‘Waste of Time’

What entrepreneurs need is flexibility and innovation -- not a traditional business plan -- says economist and author Carl Schramm.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2018/05/24