Jacob Levitt

Jacob Levitt
  • Doctoral Student

Contact Information

  • office Address:

    2060 SH-DH
    3620 Locust Walk
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

Research Interests: Groups and Teams; Emotions; Organizational Change


Past Courses


    This course provides an introduction to the basic topics of psychology including our three major areas of distribution: the biological basis of behavior, the cognitive basis of behavior, and individual and group bases of behavior. Topics include, but are not limited to, neuropsychology, learning, cognition, development, disorder, personality, and social psychology.


Sin and Soda: Can We Tax Our Way to Healthier Behavior?

New Wharton research analyzes the results of a tax on sugary beverages to determine the optimal rate.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/05/24
Why the Fed Has a Hidden Influence on Foreign Affairs

The Fed is largely seen as a domestic institution, but it quietly holds enormous sway on foreign affairs. Two Wharton professors ask: Should Congress have some input?

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/05/24
The Rising Risks — and Opportunities — Confronting Global Agriculture

Dramatic changes in climate, consumer tastes, supply chains and technologies are upending the old order in global agriculture.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2019/05/23