Category: Questrom School of Business

Shell — yes, that Shell — just outlined a radical scenario for what it would take to halt climate change

The Washington Post Peter Fox-Penner Royal Dutch Shell on Monday outlined a scenario in which, by 2070, we would be using far less of the company’s own product — oil — as cars become electric, a massive carbon storage industry develops, and transportation begins a shift toward a reliance on hydrogen as an energy carrier… […]

The robots really are taking over—but only because there aren’t enough workers

Quartz Pascual Restrepo Robots are taking over factory floors around the world because human workers are becoming scarcer, according to a new study published this month by the US’s National Bureau of Economic Research… Expert quote: “Countries and US labor markets undergoing more major demographic change have invested significantly more in new robotic and other […]