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Better companies & societies: Social Trends Institute supports IESE research
The Social Trends Institute awarded research grants to IESE professors John Almandoz, Jeroen Neckebrouck, Mireia Giné, Sampsa Samila and Carles Vergara. Their research projects will explore areas from institutions and sustainable societies, to artificial intelligence adoption, to real estate and climate risk.
Behavior & pandemics: Sebastian Hafenbradl in Science Advances
IESE professor Sebastian Hafenbradl is the co-author of a new article, “The transmission game: Testing behavioral interventions in a pandemic-like simulation,” published in Science Advances. The article creates a new analytical tool – an online game – to shed light on what does and doesn't help promote compliance with public health measures.
Business & environment: Pietro Bonetti in Science
IESE professor Pietro Bonetti is the co-author of a new article, titled “Large-Sample Evidence on the Impact of Unconventional Oil and Gas Development on Surface Waters,” published in the August 2021 edition of Science. The article finds that hydraulic fracturing, better known as fracking, is linked to higher salt concentration in surface waters and concludes that additional studies are needed to fully understand the environmental impact of fracking.
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