Ideas Made to Matter Artificial Intelligence

New study shows why AI adoption may be slow

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In the short term, artificial intelligence systems may be too costly to use for most tasks.

Feb 20, 2024
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IWER Human Resources

The Link Between Worker Voice on the Job and Job Quality

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New research finds that measuring the extent to which workers have as much say on the job as they think they deserve is an important aspect of evaluating job quality. In a survey of workers, a larger "voice gap" for workers was statistically associated with their having lower levels of job satisfact...

Feb 13, 2024
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Press Source: The New York Times

A.I. should be a tool, not a curse, for the future of work

The official launch of the "MIT Shaping the Future of Work Initiative" included presentations by Daron Acemoglu and Zeynep Ton.

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IWER Human Resources

IWER Newsletter: Women and Work

The December 2023 issue of the MIT Institute for Work and Employment Research (IWER) newsletter includes a special focus on women and work.

Dec 21, 2023
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Ideas Made to Matter Artificial Intelligence

Generative AI research from MIT Sloan

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Ideas about how to best deploy generative artificial intelligence, how it will affect the workforce, and how it should be regulated.

Dec 18, 2023
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Ideas Made to Matter Research

The top 10 MIT Sloan articles of 2023

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Artificial intelligence is everywhere. But it’s humble leadership that leads our list.

Nov 27, 2023
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Ideas Made to Matter Technology

The business impact of extended reality

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Extended reality technologies such as digital twins, virtual reality, and the metaverse introduce new ways of working and can drive higher business value.

Nov 8, 2023
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Ideas Made to Matter Diversity

To increase workforce diversity, focus on these 10 opportunities

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A new book from The MIT Press identifies nudges, interventions, and experiments to help companies de-bias, attract diverse talent, and manage the workforce better.

Oct 30, 2023
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Ideas Made to Matter Artificial Intelligence

How generative AI can boost highly skilled workers’ productivity

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Generative AI can boost highly skilled worker productivity, if organizations establish a culture of accountability and encourage role reconfiguration.

Oct 19, 2023
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