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November 18, 2019
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New research from Professor Ach Adhvaryu demonstrates a win-win for companies and employees.

Mining surveyors in Sierra Leone countryside

Professor Achyuta Adhvaryu and colleagues shed new light on economic struggles in Africa.  

 

Do today's workers benefit from soft-skills training? And do companies that provide it? Professor Achyuta Adhvaryu investigates.

Professor Achyuta Adhvaryu, writing in Harvard Business Review, explains the results of his study of garment workers in India.

Research by Professor Achyuta Adhvaryu shows workers trained in skills like time management and communication have better workplace outcomes.

INTERVIEWED BY TERRY KOSDROSKY

India has enjoyed rapid economic growth over the past two decades. But it's lagging behind in one important dimension, and the reason is a bit of a mystery. Achyuta Adhvaryu, professor of business economics and public policy, is looking at ways India can improve on this score, raise firm profits, and better society in general.


Q: What Are You Thinking About?...

Michigan Ross Professor Achyuta Adhvaryu shows that it can be both ethical and profitable to consider production workers as more than labor expense.

Michigan Ross Professor Achyuta Adhvaryu shows that looking only at energy savings doesn’t give the full picture.

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