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World Economic Forum | April 12, 2019

The revolution need not be automated

AI could lead to higher inequality and decades of slow wage growth -- unless it's deployed in ways that create new jobs, argues MIT economist and IDSS core faculty Daron Acemoglu.

MIT News Office | March 20, 2019

Sarah Williams on mapping urban transport

Sarah Williams, an IDSS affiliate and professor of technology and planning, is combining her skills as a geographer, architect, data scientist, and city planner to digitally map informal transportation networks in developing cities and create data for civic change.

Wed 24
LIDS & Stats Tea Talks

Hierarchical Bayesian Network Model for Probabilistic Estimation of EV Battery Life

Mehdi Jafari (LIDS)
32 – LIDS Lounge
April 24, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fri 26
Stochastics and Statistics Seminar Series

Robust Estimation: Optimal Rates, Computation and Adaptation

Chao Gao (University of Chicago)
E18-304
April 26, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tue 30
LIDS Seminar Series

On Coupling Methods for Nonlinear Filtering and Smoothing

Youssef Marzouk (MIT)
32-155
April 30, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
May 03
Stochastics and Statistics Seminar Series

Stochastics and Statistics Seminar Series

Tracy Ke (Harvard University)
E18-304
May 3, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
May 07
IDSS Distinguished Seminar Series

Design and Analysis of Two-Stage Randomized Experiments

Kosuke Imai (Harvard University)
E18-304
May 7, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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