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Published by Kluwer Academic Publishers in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Information theory in economics -- Econometric models.,
  • Entropy (Information theory) -- Econometric models.,
  • Industrial efficiency -- Econometric models.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 246-253) and index.

    StatementJati K. Sengupta.
    SeriesTheory and decision library., v. 25
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHB133 .S46 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 256 p. ;
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1397108M
    ISBN 10079232353X
    LC Control Number93004584

      In his new book, Prediction Machines: The Simple Economics of Artificial Intelligence, coauthored with professors Joshua Gans and Avi Goldfarb, Agrawal explains how business leaders can use this premise to figure out the most valuable ways to apply AI in their commentary here, which is adapted from a recent interview with McKinsey’s .


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