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Machines and the Modern-Day Labor Market

New report discusses how the prevalence of automated machines impacts jobs, employee value and wage inequality.

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Madhav Rajan appointed dean of University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Madhav Rajan, former senior associate dean at Stanford’s Graduate School of Business, where he holds the Robert K. Jaedicke Chair in Accounting, has been appointed the next dean of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. President Robert J. Zimmer and Provost Daniel Diermeier announced the appointment, which will begin July 1, 2017.

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Competing for Customers at the Cinema

New study finds that successful mobile marketing campaigns have to do more than just slash prices.

As the 2017 Academy Awards ceremony approaches, moviegoers are flocking to theaters to see the season’s most critically acclaimed films. While customers are constantly in search of discounted tickets for what has become an expensive night at the theater, cinemas are also in stiff competition with one another for business.

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Chicago Booth Economist Named 2017 Sloan Research Fellow

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Chicago Booth’s Ed O’Brien and UChicago’s Alex Shaw Receive Rising Star Award from Association for Psychological Science

Two University of Chicago faculty members received the Rising Star Award from the Association for Psychological Science in recognition for their early career contributions to their fields.

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