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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Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/06/14
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Impact investing in conflict-affected regions delivers greater returns when women are empowered, say experts.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/06/13
How to Curb Workplace Incivility

Penn Medicine’s new Campaign for Professionalism is designed to curb workplace incivility through a clear code of conduct and an open channel of communication for employees.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/06/13