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Working paper on implications of additive manufacturing on sustainability

Gaining a better understanding of the implications of additive manufacturing on sustainability is something of great interest to us on the Bit by Bit project. Today I’m pleased to share with you a working paper that has recently been published in the Centre for Technology Management’s working paper series: “The Role of Additive Manufacturing in Improving Resource Efficiency and Sustainability” by Mélanie Despeisse and Simon Ford.  116 more words

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[CompFin] Installing QuantLib and QuantLib-Python in Windows

In our recent paper introducing QuantLib, we had an appendix which described how to set both QuantLib and QuantLib-Python up for use in Ubuntu and Windows.  917 more words

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Daughters of Working Mothers Are More Likely To Hold Leadership Positions

Working mothers often wonder what effect their work experience will have on their children, and a new study points out that in the long term, daughters of working mothers hold more leadership positions than those of stay-at-home moms. 628 more words

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LIVES working paper on improving efficiency and productivity of Ethiopia's dairy sector

By Beamlak Tesfaye

The Livestock and Irrigation Value Chains for Ethiopian smallholders (LIVES) project has published its third working paper on the sources of technical inefficiency of smallholder dairy farmers in the highlands of Ethiopia. 225 more words

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Working Paper: The Innovation Union Scoreboard is Flawed: The case of Sweden – not being the innovation leader of the EU

According to the Innovation Union Scoreboard, published every year by the European Commission, Sweden has been, and still is, the most innovative country in the EU. 262 more words

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[WP] Are investors ethics agnostic?

My colleague, an FPM and I have a new paper looking at whether stock investors care about ethical behavior on part of top management. We use the 2013… 174 more words

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