Lowering emissions without breaking the bank

New research provides a look at how India could meet its climate targets while maintaining economic growth

Mark Dwortzan | Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change | July 31, 2019 | mit
~5 mins   

Tags: joint-program-on-the-science-and-policy-of-global-change institute-for-data systems and-society sloan-school-of-management mitei school-of-engineering tata-center climate india carbon alternative-energy climate-change development economics global-warming greenhouse-gases renewable-energy research department-of-energy-doe

How does your productivity stack up?

Survey results and research by MIT Sloan’s Bob Pozen reveal common habits and skills among highly productive managers.

MIT Sloan Executive Education | July 16, 2019 | mit
~5 mins   

Tags: sloan-school-of-management business-and-management sloan-executive-education research

Protecting our energy infrastructure from cyberattack

Researchers use a new, holistic methodology to address cyber vulnerabilities in today’s energy systems.

Nancy W. Stauffer | MIT Energy Initiative | June 4, 2019 | mit
~17 mins   

Tags: mit-energy-initiative school-of-engineering sloan-school-of-management system-design-and-management cyber-security research

Facebook is free, but should it count toward GDP anyway?

Study measures how much free online goods are worth to consumers.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office | March 26, 2019 | mit
~6 mins   

Tags: sloan-school-of-management economics business-and-management technology-and-society innovation research social-sciences

Special effects: How a movie could reduce corruption

A film and texting campaign can increase anticorruption reports from citizens, study shows.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office | March 13, 2019 | mit
~6 mins   

Tags: sloan-school-of-management social-sciences africa nigeria politics government research


Study evaluates China’s progress in establishing accounting measures to reinforce its Paris pledge

Firms learn from experience in the measurement, reporting, and verification of carbon emissions under China’s emissions trading systems.

Mark Dwortzan | MIT Joint Program on the Science and Policy of Global Change | Feb. 1, 2019 | mit
~5 mins   

Tags: research climate-change emissions china climate environment energy economics policy government carbon-dioxide international-initiatives global sloan-school-of-management joint-program-on-the-science-and-policy-of-global-change

Want to squelch fake news? Let the readers take charge

Study shows audience judgments can identify online misinformation.

Peter Dizikes | MIT News Office | Jan. 28, 2019 | mit
~8 mins   

Tags: research sloan-school-of-management politics social-media technology-and-society


Institute Archives spotlights pioneering women at MIT | MIT News

Initiative is building collections highlighting the contributions of female faculty.

Brigham Fay | MIT Libraries | July 6, 2018
~2 mins |

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