Kate Kellogg advocates for “experimentalist governance,” to find what works best for employees at all levels, then implement it widely.
JTL Urban Mobility Lab researchers examine the effects of protecting user data privacy on the efficiency and service quality of ride-sharing applications.
MIT Professor Sinan Aral’s new book, “The Hype Machine,” explores the perils and promise of social media in a time of discord.
MIT PhD student explores the impact of scientists being "scooped" when a competing research team publishes results first, a concern for many disciplines.
Study analyzes how networks can distort voters’ perceptions and change election results.
Economist’s study of rickshaw drivers shows effects of alcohol consumption on financial decision-making.
Doctoral student Pierre-Luc Vautrey investigates how incorrect beliefs shape economic decision-making.
Economist Alexander Wolitzky uses game theory to model institutions, networks, and social dynamics.
Professor of electrical engineering and computer science is honored for his contributions to theoretical computer science.