Slice of MIT: Stories from MIT Presented by the MIT Alumni Association
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The Slice of MIT Podcast blog offers a taste of Institute life—amazing discoveries, fascinating alumni, interesting research—for alumni and listeners interested in MIT. Read more at http://slice.mit.edu/.
Most Recent Episode
Failing in the Field: Alumni Books Podcast
Dec 7 16
Dean Karlan PhD '02, Professor of Economics at Yale University, discusses his new book, Failing in the Field (Princeton, 2016), an exploration into the most common pitfalls of field research in which both researchers share some of their costly errors in conducting randomized controlled trials in the developing world.