Erik Brynjolfsson

MIT Sloan School of Management

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

@erikbryn Website

Erik Brynjolfsson’s research examines the effects of information technologies on business strategy, productivity and performance, digital commerce, and intangible assets. He is the author or coauthor of several books including, Machine Platform Crowd: Harnessing Our Digital Future (2017), and The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies (2014).

Vote History

Statement Vote Confidence Comments
Companies should try and change regulations by flouting them. Agree 7 “It will depend on how this gets legally implemented as it creates some transaction costs which might affect large vs small players differently”
Concern over consumer privacy will fundamentally limit businesses ability to use big data. Disagree 7 “Effective privacy protections are feasible and can make consumers more willing to share data.”