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Can AI Help Create More Equitable Workplaces?

Can we partner with artificial intelligence and machine learning tools to build a more equitable workforce? New research may offer a way.

Apr 16, 2021
The Ever Given Is Unstuck, But the Ripple Effects Remain

Strong U.S. economy, consumer demand and the need for raw materials amplify the effects of the recent shipping turmoil.

Apr 15, 2021
The Ugly Side of Beauty AI

The pitfalls to AI-driven beauty scoring begin with the premise that beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

Apr 15, 2021
What’s To Lose from a Corporate Tax Hike?

The Biden administration's proposed $2 trillion infrastructure bill is expected to be funded in part by an increased corporate tax rate. But changes of that magnitude always carry consequences, says Maryland Smith's Michael Faulkender, and the impact of these policies could be felt years down the road.

Apr 12, 2021
That $2T Infrastructure Price Tag

Surprised by the high price tag of President Biden’s proposed infrastructure facelift? Here's why you shouldn't be.

Apr 08, 2021
Returning to the Workplace: How do Companies Handle Vaccination Policies?

Companies and organizations across the country are taking their first steps towards bringing employees back to an in-person workplace. But what does that spell in terms of whether and how employees are required to vaccinate? Maryland Smith's Gilad Chen has a few ideas.

Apr 07, 2021
Big Brands Take Aim Over Georgia Voting Laws

Big brands are taking aim at Georgia’s new voting laws. Why it no longer pays for companies to stay on the sidelines, when social issues are at play.

Apr 07, 2021
The Weird New World of NFTs

For those who have regrets about missing out on the rise of cryptocurrency, the next big thing is here – NFTs, or non-fungible tokens. But instead of trading currency, these tokens come in the form of pictures and video clips. While unconventional, they might just be the next digital gold, says Maryland Smith's David Kass.

Mar 31, 2021
Improving Patient Health, One Amazon Alexa at a Time

Imagine a world where your Amazon Alexa checks on you to make sure you’ve taken your medication and alerts your provider with clinically important information. With the advent of new technology such as telehealth, a team of Maryland Smith researchers want to make this a reality, strengthening the connection between patients and providers.

Mar 30, 2021
The Rocket Scientist and the Tax Court Exemption

It’s not rocket science, but could it be a clever scheme to make a living and avoid the IRS?

Mar 23, 2021

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