19th-century French cotton mills suggest halting, uneven progress
Chris Tang’s research suggests a two-step pricing strategy can maximize sales and profits
If one company bundles products, its competitors are always better off not bundling; the thing to avoid is a head-to-head competition wherein the only way to get an edge is by cutting prices
Do bigger companies win even when they lose out on corrupt deals?
With a business model built on fewer employees, their dominance saps dynamism.
Video from officer-worn cameras is judged less negatively than footage captured on dashboard cameras
A model separates potential profits or losses for hospital, doctors and other health care providers when insurer pays in lump sum
Analysis shows an increase in jobs for low-wage workers, but the buying power of their paycheck declines
Using smartphones to track lockdown compliance, paying employers to keep workers on the payroll and gauging nursing home availability
Smartphone GPS tracks staffers between facilities
A model improves on-time performance and yields more repeat business
Cell phone location data and local voting records measure discord
A model predicts with 80% accuracy which orders get handed off
Estimates are based on smartphone data and precinct-level 2016 vote results
New technology’s upending of the old creates demand for alternative assets to offset risk
Balancing vaccine efficacy against need to quickly inoculate more people