News tagged with empirical studies

How anti-poverty programs go viral

Anti-poverty researchers and policymakers often wrestle with a basic problem: How can they get people to participate in beneficial programs? Now a new empirical study co-authored by two MIT development economists ...

dateJul 26, 2013 in Social Sciences
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What drives IT performance?

Going online was once a considerable achievement for a business. Now it's a given and what makes for success is how well a business exploits its online capabilities, according to a recent study.

dateOct 26, 2011 in Business
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