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CNF 30th - Science Fiction as a Portal to Ethics in Nanotechnology

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Ezra's Round Table - Yaneer Bar-Yam: Complex Systems Science and Global Crises: From The Global Food Crisis to the Ebola Epidemic

A connected world is vulnerable to cascades and contagions. I will introduce concepts of complex systems science that characterize dependencies and collective behaviors. I will show how these…

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ORIE Colloquium, 2013-09-17 - Serdar Simsek (Cornell University): Does Field Price Discretion Improve Profits? Evidence from Auto Lending

In many markets, it is common for headquarters to create a price list while local salespeople have discretion to negotiate prices for individual deals. How much (if any) pricing discretion to grant…

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