Climate Interactive: Advancing MIT’s global change modeling legacy
Thomas A. Kochan, George Maverick Bunker Professor of Management, MIT Sloan School of Management
MIT Sloan Sustainability and Social Impact Perspectives Series
November 15, 2012
Rick Locke, Class of 1922 Professor of Political Science and Management, MIT Sloan School of Management
15.877 Professional Seminar in Sustainability
November 16, 2012
We design an incentivized human-subject experiment to study the impact of supply chain transparency on consumers’ valuations of a firm’s social responsibility practices. Lower transparency is modeled by higher uncertainty in the compensation that a worker receives for making a product. To deepen our understanding of consumers’ decis...