Research Centers for Interdisciplinary Study

Research Centers

Where Knowledge for Impact Begins

Wharton's distinguished faculty are the thought leaders that drive the School’s 20 research centers and initiatives. These interdisciplinary centers are an intellectual hub for Wharton and University of Pennsylvania faculty, students, and members of the business community, who come together to study and debate key business challenges. Their work generates courses, academic programs, community outreach, published research, and partnerships among academics, government, and industry. Wharton’s research centers and initiatives cover the following topics: