Business and management

China Center for Financial Research

CCFR serves as an open research platform and connection point for researchers from Tsinghua University in China, MIT Sloan, and other institutions throughout China and the United States.

International Faculty Fellows

The IFF program invites faculty from international partner institutions and other collaborating schools to MIT Sloan for a semester of teaching and research development.

Mapping Rural India

The software tool developed in this project uses satellite imagery to digitally map thousands of villages, roads, and farms to help planners and businesses reach the underserved rural population.

MIT Sloan-Epoch Collaboration

This partnership with the Epoch Foundation includes faculty research on Taiwan's industrial development and Chinese-based economies, executive education programs, and a biennial campus visit.

Network Effects Between Enterprises in Uganda

Researchers are studying how small-scale businesses share information from finance and management training to determine whether such training programs could be made more cost-effective.

Solar Energy Pricing Schemes in Kenya

This evaluation tests how price and payment method affect the adoption of off-grid solar power among small retailers near Nairobi and if access to electricity can improve their businesses’ performance.

Vale Technological Institute

MIT Sloan works with Vale Technological Institute (Instituto Tecnológico Vale, ITV) on academic and research efforts that promote innovation, entrepreneurship, and sustainable development.