Robert C. Merton , winner of the 1997 Nobel Prize in economics, said he will rejoin the faculty of the Massachusetts of Institute of Technology’s Sloan School of Management to focus on training students in quantitative finance.
June 28 (Bloomberg) -- MIT Sloan School of Management Professors and authors of the Book "Race Against the Machine" Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee talk with Matt Miller about the digitization of the economy and how robots are replacing humans in the workforce at a rate never seen before. (Source: Bloomberg)
Aug. 15 (Bloomberg) -- Pension Partners' Ed Dempsey and MIT Sloan School of Management's Andrew McAfee speak with Bloomberg's Matt Miller about the concerns that keep them up at night as investors. They speak on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Rewind." (Source: Bloomberg)
Americans throw out almost a third of their food annually—the equivalent of more than $160 billion—while almost 15 percent of U.S. households struggle to put enough food on the table. Add to this the continuing depletion of our limited natural resources for fuel and fertilizer, and what you have is a business opportunity to redirect landfill-bound waste to people in need and to businesses that can do something productive with it.