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Erik Brynjolfsson is the director of the MIT Center for Digital Business. He is the author of several books including Wired for Innovation: How Information Technology Is Reshaping the Economy and The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies. (Bowker show more Author Biography) show less

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Birthdate
1962-04-14
Gender
male
Nationality
Denmark (birth)
USA
Birthplace
Roskilde, Denmark
Education
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management (Ph.D.|Managerial Economics|1991)
Harvard University (B.A.|1984)
Harvard University (M.S.|Applied Mathematics and Decision Sciences|1984)
Occupations
professor (management)
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Erik Brynjolfsson's work focuses on the business use of IT in general and Internet in particular.
Erik Brynjolfsson is the Schussel Family Professor at the MIT Sloan School, the Director of the MIT Center for Digital Business, and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. His research and teaching examine the effects of information technologies on business strategy, productivity and employment. His recent work studies data-driven decision-making and the role intangible assets. Brynjolfsson is a director or advisor for several technology-intensive firms and lectures worldwide on technology and strategy. His work has been recognized with 10 Best Paper prizes and five patents. He received his A.B. and S.M. degrees from Harvard and his Ph.D. from MIT

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FKarr | 1 other review | May 26, 2024 |
The more I read, the less I know how to prepare my children and students for this rapidly changing world.
 
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pollycallahan | 23 other reviews | Jul 1, 2023 |
All in all, disappointing. Common sense opinions about the role of technology for the future of work and not much else.
 
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d.v. | 23 other reviews | May 16, 2023 |
Analysis of the impact of machines on economy, since the industrial revolution. Nothing really new under, some useful recaps and historical references.
 
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d.v. | 11 other reviews | May 16, 2023 |

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