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Study helps to explain the decline of tipping norms in the gig economy

MIT Sloan PhD graduate Erik Duhaime published a paper, “Explaining the decline of tipping norms in the gig economy,” in the Journal of Managerial Psychology.

Aug 26, 2019
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Innovating for a smoother ride

This research has implications for tackling decision-making problems in the sharing economy.

Aug 21, 2019
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Reducing segregation and increasing upward mobility in American cities

MIT Sloan School Professor Christopher Palmer partners with Seattle and King County Public Housing Authorities to pilot mobility program addressing the fading American Dream

Aug 4, 2019
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MIT Sloan study finds modest carbon tax achieves same reductions as Obam...

A recent MIT Sloan study found that a federal carbon price of $7 in 2020 could reduce emissions by the same amount as all of the flagship climate policies adopted by the Obama administration.

Aug 1, 2019
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MIT Sloan conference in São Paulo to focus on the future of work

The conference aims to highlight the ways in which artificial intelligence, automation and the changing economy are affecting the future of work.

Jul 30, 2019
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MIT Sloan promove debate sobre o futuro do trabalho no Brasil

Pela primeira vez no país, evento com professores do instituto aborda como as inovações tecnológicas estão afetando o setor trabalhista.

Jul 30, 2019
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Investing in supply chain visibility builds trust with consumers

The study has implications for how companies communicate their social responsibility initiatives.

Jul 23, 2019
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MIT’s Golub Center for Finance and Policy announces the winner of its co...

The team will be honored at the GCFP annual conference in September in Cambridge, MA.

Jul 16, 2019
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Using data science to forecast clinical trial outcomes

MIT Sloan and CSAIL researchers apply artificial intelligence techniques to one of the largest datasets of clinical trial outcomes to handicap the drug and device approval process

Jul 8, 2019
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Engineering Rules: Standardization accelerates global economic growth

A new book by MIT Sloan's JoAnne Yates explores one of the key invisible infrastructures of the modern world: private voluntary industrial standards.

Jun 11, 2019
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