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Source: Associated Press
“What does it mean when you have balloons and confetti-dropping behavioral prompts to get investors to do more transactions?"
Source: BBC | Worklife
Research by Erin Kelly shows companies and managers can play a key role in creating a better environment for workers.
Source: NPR | GBH | In It Together (Audio)
Stuart Madnick discusses how people and organizations can protect their personal information from hackers.
Source: Forbes | Leadership (Opinion Piece)
Rya Conrad-Bradshaw (MBA '11) writes: “...racial equity has become an expectation among consumers, employees and other key stakeholders."
Source: Bloomberg Businessweek
"The point is to find someone who will be creative and seek solutions for this particular position."
MIT Sloan Experts
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Online shopping is even more popular now because of the pandemic. Buyer beware: Product rankings can be based on fraudulent data like fake clicks, purchases, and reviews.
Is Alibaba becoming too big to fail? It’s a question that’s on the minds of Chinese regulators.
Companies are focusing more, not less, on issues of social responsibility, tackling such areas as the environment, climate change, income disparity, women’s rights, and racial justice.
Almost everyone wants to do something about climate change, but it is challenging to know what levers to pull to make real change. Simulations may be the key to finding the answer.
MIT Sloan Senior Lecturer Renée Richardson Gosline discusses how the development of bots and algorithms is outpacing our understanding of who and when they help most.
The details and implications are complex and barely touched on by the frequent 30 second television spots by both the pro and con groups.
The COVID-19 pandemic has reduced CO2 and local air pollutant emissions, but what are the longer-term effects on the environment?