Nina Strohminger

Nina Strohminger
  • Assistant Professor of Legal Studies & Business Ethics

Contact Information

  • office Address:

    Jon M. Huntsman Hall
    Room 672


Prof. Strohminger’s research approaches key questions in business ethics through the lens of psychology.

She holds a B.A. in Cognitive Science from Brown University and a Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Michigan. She has held postdoctoral fellowships at Duke University and Yale University.

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Past Courses


    This course explores business responsibility from rival theoretical and managerial perspectives. Its focus includes theories of ethics and their application to case studies in business. Topics include moral issues in advertising and sales; hiring and promotion; financial management; corporate pollution; product safety; and decision-making across borders and cultures.


Why Higher Income Taxes Incentivize Insider Trading

Executives use insider trading profits to offset tax rate changes, at the expense of minority shareholders, according to new research.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2020/09/29
How the Pandemic Is Affecting Working Mothers

A high number of working mothers are leaving their jobs during the pandemic, which is exacerbating gender inequality. Solving the problem starts with better policies to support them, Wharton’s Janice Bellace says.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2020/09/29
Commercial Real Estate: What to Invest in Today

Wharton’s Todd Sinai discusses the investment risks and opportunities in commercial real estate that have emerged as a result of the global pandemic.

Knowledge @ Wharton - 2020/09/28