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Monday, May 8, 2017
In a recent Harvard Business Reviewarticle, MS&E Professor Sharad Goel argues that simple, statistically informed decision rules can dramatically improve judicial determinations. But, he cautions, algorithms are not a complete fix. “Algorithms are good at narrowly estimating risk, but they can...
Monday, May 1, 2017
MS&E would like to extend a warm welcome to Jose Blanchet, our newest faculty member!
Monday, May 1, 2017
Dozens of job-hunting MS&E students slapped on their “Hello, my name is” tags and attended the first “Speed Networking with Professionals” event of the year. The goal? To expand their thinking about possible careers and to add to their network of connections. By Rachel Street  
Thursday, April 20, 2017
New Directions Speaker, Paul Leonardi discusses the important implications – both positive and negative – that this emerging theory of communication visibility has for work and the design of new technologies and organizations. Watch the video to learn more. VIEW ALL NEW DIRECTIONS LECTURES
Monday, April 10, 2017
New Directions Speaker, Niki Kittur talks about ways to get to the edge of knowledge and accelerate innovation by taking our cognitive processes by distributing and coordinating them across a lot of different minds. Watch the video to learn more. VIEW ALL NEW DIRECTIONS LECTURES
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
New Directions Speaker, Duncan Watts explains how lab experiments have long played an important role in behavioral science. Watch the video to learn more. VIEW ALL NEW DIRECTIONS LECTURES
Monday, March 20, 2017
"When it comes to playing favorites, no matter how fair you think you're being and no matter how high you think your EQ is, you're probably guilty," says MS&E Professor Bob Sutton.
Friday, March 17, 2017
“If we limit ourselves to people whose parents were entrepreneurs, we can’t expand the pool of entrepreneurs very much. If we want people from low-income families and minority families to start their own businesses, we need to open things up and broaden the pool of potential role models.” Parents...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
It is with great sadness to report the passing of MS&E Emeritus Professor Kenneth Arrow at the age of 95. Professor Arrow was the Joan Kenney Professor of Economics and Professor of Operations Research (MS&E), Emeritus at Stanford University . Professor Arrow is a Nobel Prize-winning...
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
New Directions Speaker, Ranjay Gulati examines the evolution of young ventures by considering the relationship between their delineation of functional roles and their ability to attract resources from venture capital investors. Watch the video below to learn more. VIEW ALL NEW DIRECTIONS LECTURES

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