Operations, Information & Technology
Latest Stories in Operations, Information & Technology
October 5, 2020
Quantification boosts productivity if the task is simple, but demotivates if the task is complex, a Stanford study finds.
May 28, 2020
COVID-19 has exposed the fragility of global supply chains. Maybe it’s time to rethink government’s role.
March 5, 2020
Faced with a mushrooming coronavirus outbreak and ongoing trade wars, global manufacturers need to focus on “operational hedging,” a Stanford expert says.
November 7, 2019
At an AI forum, experts say the arrival of superhuman machine intelligence will be one of the biggest events in human history.
October 28, 2019
Credit-market algorithms may violate anti-discrimination laws even when they’re designed not to. A Stanford researcher looks for a fix.