Scott Stern

MIT Sloan School of Management

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

@sstern_mit Website

Professor Stern explores how innovation and entrepreneurship differ from more traditional economic activities, and the consequences of these differences for strategy and policy. His research in the economics of innovation and entrepreneurship focuses on entrepreneurial strategy, innovation-driven entrepreneurial ecosystems, and innovation policy and management.

Vote History

Statement Vote Confidence Comments
Amazon’s new $15 per hour minimum wage will force other companies to follow suit. Agree 9 “The Amazon minimum wage will exert real pressure on entry-level wages for service-sector employees in labor markets, encourage the adoption of higher minimum wages in many metro areas, and leave at least some large retailers to conclude that getting ahead of the curve as a ‘good jobs’ company makes strategic and economic sense.”