Balancing Green: When to Embrace Sustainability in a Business (And When Not To)
Professor Sheffi's fifth book, published by MIT Press will be available both in stores and in electronic format in mid-February of 2018. Pre-orders are available online from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, as well as book stores everywhere.
Why the Decision to Go Green is Far from Black and White
Companies are championing their environmental credentials in glossy reports, speeches and media interviews. At the same time, however, many will admit, off the record, either that they do not believe in the need for this effort, or more commonly, that current initiatives do not meet any reasonable cost benefit test even if global warming is real and the danger acute.
Governor Baker visits MIT Agelab to Establish Council to Address Aging
Governor Charlie Baker visited the MIT Agelab on April 12th, where he signed an executive order to establish the Governor's Council to Address Aging in Massachusetts.