From predicting financial risk to building smart cities, IDSS director Munther Dahleh contends that data science is most effective when it is integrated with domain knowledge, especially an understanding of how relevant physical, social, and institutional systems interact.
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Institute for Data, Systems, and Society (IDSS) is committed to addressing complex societal challenges by advancing education and research at the intersection of statistics, data science, information and decision systems, and social sciences.
Research from the MIT Connection Science Group finds Covid-19-related lockdowns led to a marked reduction in walking in lower-income areas of major metropolises.
New research from Poverty Action Lab director and IDSS affiliate Esther Duflo suggests that physician information campaigns can change minds and behaviors, regardless of political affiliation.
The Susie Bayarri Lecture is delivered every two years at the ISBA world meeting by an outstanding young researcher under 35 years of age.
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