To make social platforms a more positive force, we must understand the phenomena that drive them.
Sinan Aral, interviewed by Paul Michelman
Christensen’s Theory of Disruptive Innovation offers insights in an age of big data and tech growth.
Clayton M. Christensen, interviewed by Karen Dillon
Developing-world entrepreneurs need to build networks that compensate for weak public institutions.
Tarun Khanna, interviewed by Frieda Klotz
The authors of The Business of Platforms outline the myths and pitfalls of platform strategy.
Michael A. Cusumano, Annabelle Gawer, and David B. Yoffie, interviewed by Allyson MacDonald
Artificial intelligence may look poised to tackle tricky business decisions — but it only works for certain sorts of problems.
Susan Athey, interviewed by Frieda Klotz
Smart contracts using blockchain enable faster, more secure digital agreements.
Lin William Cong, interviewed by Frieda Klotz
Unlikely collaborators are teaming up to provide higher-quality, lower-cost services.
Regina E. Herzlinger, interviewed by Steven C. DeMaio
MIT professor Munther Dahleh proposes a marketplace for data that bases the cost of data on the financial value it generates
Munther Dahleh, interviewed by Elizabeth Heichler
VR is being used for job training, but it also has the potential to reduce our need to commute.