Event

Dimitris Papanikolaou on The Market Economy of Trips @ ICCS11

LocationBoston Marriott, Quincy MA Description

Monday
June 27, 2011
Person

Dimitris Papanikolaou

Alumnus, City Science

Publication

The Market Economy of Trips

Papanikolaou, D. "The Market Economy of Trips"

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Dimitris Papanikolaou @ System Dynamics Conference, Washington DC

LocationHyatt Regency Crystal City, Washington, DC Description

Sunday
July 24, 2011
Publication

Design of Currency, Markets, and Economy for Knowledge

Shen, D. "Design of Currency, Markets, and Economy for Knowledge"

Event

ICCS 2018—Workshop on Blockchain Networks and Information Flow

The last couple of years have seen a torrent of innovation focused on the creation of blockchain technologies and protocols.

Publication

Privacy-preserving analytics for the securitization market: a zero-knowledge distributed ledger technology application

Meralli, S. Privacy-preserving analytics for the securitization market: a zero-knowledge distributed ledger technology application. Financ Innov 6, 7 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s40854-020-0172-y

Article

Bargaining with the algorithm: pooling worker data to estimate gig economy worker pay

As a pilot project to develop new data pooling and analysis tools, we created a texting service that gig economy workers could use to poo...

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Understanding Socio-Technical Issues Affecting the Current Microgravity Research Marketplace

C. Joseph and D. Wood, "Understanding Socio-Technical Issues Affecting the Current Microgravity Research Marketplace," 2019 IEEE Aerospace Conference, Big Sky, MT, USA, 2019, pp. 1-10. doi: 10.1109/AERO.2019.8742202

Article

Building a more resilient, data-driven economy

“In a resilient economy, power and decision-making should be distributed among a diverse set of stakeholders."

Article

Smart Cities Work in Finals of Buckminster Fuller Challenge

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Media Lab Focus | January 2021: Building the New Economy

The Media Lab Focus series for January 2021 will present research every week on the theme of Building the New Economy.

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Complex Systems and a Computational Social Science Perspective on the Labor Market

Almaatouq, A. (2016). Complex Systems and a Computational Social Science Perspective on the Labor Market. arXiv preprint arXiv:1606.08562. Chicago

Group

e-markets

is focused on understanding devices, technology, and humans as they interface in a market setting; the new forms that transactions may ta...

Post

AIR-INK wins 2019 Solve Circular Economy Challenge

Produced by Media Lab spinoff Graviky Labs, AIR-INK was developed by Fluid Interfaces alum Anirudh Sharma.

Publication

Daemo: A Self-Governed Crowdsourcing Marketplace

Gaikwad, S. with Crowd Research Collective Members.

Project

Prediction Game and Experience Sharing Market for Forecasting Marketplace Success

We have developed a novel market game, Prediction Game and Experience Sharing (PreGES, pronounced PreGuess), that harnesses people's coll...

Project

Human walking model predicts joint mechanics, electromyography, and mechanical economy

We are studying the mechanical behavior of leg muscles and tendons during human walking in order to motivate the design of power-efficien...

Article

(Re)Building the Economy | Alex (Sandy) Pentland | TEDxMIT

With each major crisis, be it pandemic, war, or major new technology, there has been the need to reinvent our society.

Publication

Building the New Economy

Pentland, Alex, Alexander Lipton, and Thomas Hardjono. "Building the New Economy." MITP Works in Progress. Draft DOI: 10.21428/ba67f642.0499afe0.

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The Broadcast Marketplace Designing a more efficient local marketplace for goods and services

Blackshaw, M. "The Broadcast Marketplace Designing a more efficient local marketplace for goods and services"

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Human walking model predicts joint mechanics electromyography and mechanical economy

K. Endo and H. Herr. Human walking model predicts joint mechanics, electromyography and mechanical economy, IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), St. Louis, MO, Oct. 2009.

Project

Gigbox: a research and development toolkit centering workers in the gig economy

Delivery workers, ridehail drivers, and other gig workers are increasingly controlled through algorithmic decision-making, fueled by data...

Article

Blockchain technology: Redefining trust for a global, digital economy

With Google Trends showing that searches for the word “blockchain” have exponentially increased, we may be entering the peak of the hype.

Article

Blockchain technology: Redefining trust for a global, digital economy

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Placebos & Marketing

The placebo effect is not limited to sugar pills in clinical trials of medications. In fact, placebos are a specific example of the affec...

Event

Kevin Slavin @ MarketplaceLIVE

LocationSan Francisco, CA Description

Thursday
December 5, 2013
Event

Dr. Minoo Rathnasabapathy Speaks at All-Atlantic Summit on Innovation for Sustainable Marine Development and the Blue Economy

Dr. Minoo Rathnasabapathy will be moderating a panel: Nanosatellite Constellation for Improved Environmental and Maritime Monitoring.

Friday
October 9, 2020
12:00pm
Project

Digital Humanitarian Marketplace

The Internet has disrupted the aid sector like so many other industries before it. In times of crisis, donors are increasingly connecting...

Publication

Compressing over-the-counter markets

Marco D'Errico, Tarik Roukny

Project

Prediction Markets: Leveraging internal knowledge to beat industry prediction experts

Markets are notorious for bubbles and bursts. Other research has found that crowds of lay-people can replace even leading experts to pred...

Event

ROBOTS: From Imagination to Market

LocationMIT Wong Auditorium Description

Thursday
April 17, 2014
Project

Expiring Coupons for e-Markets

Conversion rates (ratio of visitors to buyers) on the Internet are amazingly low. In our current work, we suggest that one of the most no...

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Barter: A Market-Incented Wisdom Exchange

Creative and productive information interchange in organizations is often stymied by a perverse incentive setting among the members. We t...

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Improving official statistics in emerging markets using machine learning and mobile phone data

Event

Weis 071620 JME11

Disclaimer for playback viewers As part of the MIT Media Lab’s ongoing research on distance learning (MOOC, e-learning) and remote collab...

Thursday
July 16, 2020
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Designing a Constitution for a Self-Governing Crowdsourcing Marketplace

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Data Markets to support AI for All: Pricing, Valuation and Governance

Ramesh Raskar, Praneeth Vepakomma, Tristan Swedish, Aalekh Sharan. Data Markets to support AI for All: Pricing, Valuation and Governance, arXiv:1905.06462 (2019).

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Marketplace of Ideas

Alex Pentland, Juan Carlos Barahona

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Structural and temporal patterns of the first global trading market

Structural and temporal patterns of the first global trading market Ana Sofia Ribeiro, Flávio L. Pinheiro, Francisco C. Santos, Amélia Polónia, Jorge M. Pacheco R. Soc. open sci. 2018 5 180577; DOI: 10.1098/rsos.180577. Published 22 August 2018

Event

Sourcemap: A Tool for Designing and Marketing Sustainable Products

LocationSenat (The French Senate) Description

Thursday
February 4, 2010
Project

Improving official statistics in emerging markets using machine learning and mobile phone data

Mobile phones are one of the fastest growing technologies in the developing world with global penetration rates reaching 90%. Mobile phon...

Person

Arnaud Grignard

Research Scientist

Publication

Powered Ankle-Foot Prosthesis Improves Walking Metabolic Economy

S. Au, J. Weber, H.M Herr

Project

KI/OSK: Practice Study of Load Sensitive Board for Farmers Market

In recent years, the retail industry has become increasingly interested in Information and communications technology (ICT) systems for en...

Article

Cannes Opens By Posing Life Or Death Debate For AI-Enabled Marketing

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Measuring Affective-Cognitive Experience and Predicting Market Success

Hyungil Ahn, Rosalind W. Picard