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Apr 11, 2019, 17:27 ET Clinical Decision Support software may hold the key to guiding providers toward better healthcare, according to new research from MIT Sloan

As concerns mount about the overuse of powerful and costly diagnostic imaging tests, such as CT scans and MRIs, a new study from MIT suggests that...


Apr 09, 2019, 07:30 ET Jump-Starting America: New book by MIT's Jonathan Gruber and Simon Johnson argues that public investment in science is key to revving up the U.S. growth engine

The American engine of progress and prosperity is in serious trouble. Job-creating innovation has stalled, resulting in a slow hollowing out of the...


Apr 05, 2019, 07:30 ET MIT Sloan to hold "Finance Beyond Crisis" conference

The 2008 financial crisis was a catalyst for change and advancement in the finance field. To discuss the lasting impact of the financial crisis and...


Mar 27, 2019, 09:29 ET MIT Sloan y la Universidad de Chile lanzan un nuevo programa de certificado en análisis de datos

La creciente disponibilidad de datos ofrece nuevas oportunidades para las empresas y organizaciones. Sin embargo, se necesita más capacitación para...


Mar 26, 2019, 14:58 ET Calculating economic well-being in the Information Age: A new study by researchers at MIT Sloan measures the value that digital goods and services create

How much do Wikipedia, email, YouTube, and other digital technologies contribute to our economic well-being? According to a new study by researchers...


Mar 20, 2019, 12:12 ET MIT Sloan appoints Laura Kodres distinguished senior fellow at Golub Center

The MIT Sloan School of Management recently announced the appointment of Laura Kodres as distinguished senior fellow at the Golub Center for Finance...


Mar 19, 2019, 07:30 ET MIT Sloan Sustainability Initiative awarded $750,000 grant from the Hewlett Foundation

The MIT Sloan Sustainability Initiative today announced a $750,000 grant from the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation to help organizations align...


Mar 12, 2019, 13:01 ET MIT Sloan study finds financial benefits to having a digitally savvy board

Along with opportunities, the digital era brings many risks for companies, such as cybersecurity breaches and business model disruptions. As a...


Mar 04, 2019, 16:22 ET SEC names MIT Sloan Prof. S.P. Kothari chief economist and director of the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis

The MIT Sloan School of Management recently announced that S.P. Kothari, the Gordon Y. Billard Professor of Management and former deputy dean, was...


Feb 28, 2019, 07:30 ET Free MIT online course on Shaping Work of the Future launches March 19

What can we learn from past technological disruptions? How is technology currently disrupting such industries as retail, manufacturing, healthcare,...


Feb 22, 2019, 10:45 ET MIT Sloan announces collaboration with Staten Island PPS to drive change in healthcare

As technology innovations help drive the transformation of the healthcare industry, clinical, economic, administrative, lifestyle and genetic data...


Jan 28, 2019, 15:00 ET MIT Sloan study finds crowdsourcing an effective tool to fight spread of fake news

Fake news isn't a new problem, but it's becoming a greater concern because of social media, where it is easily created and rapidly distributed. A...


Jan 17, 2019, 14:48 ET MIT Sloan to host third annual "Cybersecurity Insight" event focused on critical infrastructure cybersecurity

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), in collaboration with Kaspersky Lab, will host its third annual "Cybersecurity Insight" seminar,...


Jan 15, 2019, 07:30 ET MIT Sloan announces MBA Early Admission for college seniors

The MIT Sloan School of Management recently announced the MIT Sloan MBA Early Admission, designed for ambitious and forward-thinking college seniors...


Jan 04, 2019, 07:30 ET MIT Laboratory for Financial Engineering and Informa Pharma Intelligence Launch Analytics Initiative for Life Sciences Professionals

Today, the MIT Laboratory for Financial Engineering (LFE) and Informa Pharma Intelligence announced Project ALPHA (Analytics for Life-sciences...


Jan 02, 2019, 07:30 ET MIT Sloan Fellows MBA Program announces scholarship for excellence in entrepreneurship for social impact in India

he MIT Sloan School of Management recently announced the creation of the Ambition, Innovation & Motivation (AIM) Scholarship for graduates of the MIT ...


Dec 14, 2018, 18:56 ET MIT Sloan paper on false news ranked #2 on the Altmetric Top 100

The Altmetric Top 100 recently ranked MIT Sloan School of Management Prof. Sinan Aral's paper on the spread of false news online #2 on its list on...


Dec 07, 2018, 07:30 ET MIT Sloan Sustainability Initiative to Host National Capital Protocol Toolkit on SHIFT Platform

Companies committed to preserving and regenerating the natural resources they rely upon to conduct business now have new tools at their disposal with ...


Nov 29, 2018, 07:45 ET MIT Sloan to host conference on leveraging analytics for a proactive health system

The transition of health systems from fee-for-service to value-based payments requires major redesign. Future systems must transform to be proactive...


Oct 24, 2018, 13:00 ET Leading by Example Helps to Spread Social Innovations

Innovations that benefit the greater good are introduced almost every day. But these new technologies do little good unless people actually choose to ...


Oct 24, 2018, 07:30 ET MIT Center launches contest to develop new type of retirement plan for the public sector

The Golub Center for Finance and Policy (GCFP) at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is launching a contest to generate strategic...


Oct 02, 2018, 10:45 ET MIT Hacking Arts, one of the largest student-run festivals of its kind, to explore where art and technology will intersect in future artistic co-creations

What is the future of co-creation in the arts? How are artists and entrepreneurs harnessing the power of blockchain? How is the role of art, artist...


Sep 21, 2018, 14:00 ET Research by MIT Sloan's Mohammad Fazel-Zarandi finds that the number of undocumented immigrants in the U.S. is roughly double previous estimates

There are roughly twice as many undocumented immigrants in the U.S. as commonly believed, according to a sweeping new study by MIT Sloan School of...


Aug 06, 2018, 07:30 ET JuMP, a modeling language with roots at MIT Sloan, achieves a new milestone in the open source community with its acceptance as a NumFOCUS sponsored project

MIT Sloan School of Management announced today that JuMP—a mathematical modeling language developed at the school and MIT's Operations Research...


Jun 19, 2018, 01:21 ET MIT Sloan School of Management's Master of Finance program places first among U.S. schools in new Financial Times ranking

MIT Sloan School of Management's Master of Finance (MFin) program has placed first among United States schools in the eighth edition of the Financial ...