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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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MIT

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1 Nov 2018

In the northern spring of 2018 MIT launched a Taskforce on the Future of Work, which this website highlights.

The Task Force’s mandate is to address three questions:

1. How are emerging technologies transforming the nature of human work and the set of...

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25 Jan 2019

In 1978, California adopted building codes designed to reduce the energy used for heating, cooling, and water heating in buildings. Using a rich dataset of hourly electricity consumption for 158,112 California houses during 2012-13, this paper estimates that single-family homes built from 1980 through 1982...

Website

1 Nov 2018

In the northern spring of 2018 MIT launched a Taskforce on the Future of Work, which this website highlights.

The Task Force’s mandate is to address three questions:

1. How are emerging technologies transforming the nature of human work and the set of...

Report

A white paper of the MIT Ad Hoc Task Force on Open Access to MIT’s research
7 Sep 2018

This MIT white paper, examines efforts in the United States and in Europe to make research and scholarship openly and freely available, provides a backdrop to the ongoing work of the taskforce - identifying new, updated, or revised open access policies and practices.

Book

15 Jun 2013

I have worked full-time for a decade to foster open access (OA) to science and scholarship. During that time I have often boiled down the big message into short talks and written long articles exploring small subtopics in detail. This book is an attempt at...

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6 Jul 2015

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Twenty years ago, law enforcement organizations lobbied to require data and communication services to engineer their products to guarantee law enforcement access to all data. After lengthy debate and vigorous predictions of enforcement channels “going dark,” these attempts to regulate the emerging...

Book

5 Jun 2015

Shared public access to computers and the Internet in developing countries is often hailed as an effective, low-cost way to share the benefits of digital technology. Yet research on the economic and social effects of public access to computers is lacking. This volume offers the...

Article

4 Jan 2015

Can we predict the academic impact of scholars and papers at early stages using quantitative tools?

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How are scholars ranked for promotion, tenure and honors? How can we improve the quantitative tools available for decision makers when making such decisions? Can...

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