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John D. Sterman

John D. Sterman is the Jay W. Forrester Professor of Management at the MIT Sloan School of Management and a Professor in the MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society. He is also the Director of the MIT System Dynamics Group and the Sustainability Initiative at MIT Sloan.

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MIT Sloan System Dynamics Group

System Dynamics was born at MIT Sloan in the 1950s and helps us understand, design, and manage change.

MIT Sloan Sustainability Initiative

Providing the best education, applying academic rigor to real world problems, and empowering leaders everywhere to act, professionally and personally, so that humans and nature can thrive for generations to come.

MIT Leadership Center

Continuing to share MIT’s brand of leadership with students who will become tomorrow’s problem solvers, tomorrow’s leaders.

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MIT Sloan Teaching Resources Library

Providing open and free access to MIT Sloan case studies and management simulations developed for our classrooms and made available to management educators and students worldwide.

MIT Center for Collective Intelligence

Exploring how people and computers can be connected so that collectively they act more intelligently than any person, group, or computer has ever done before.

MIT Sloan Work and Organizational Studies Group

Connecting diverse researchers with a focus on real phenomena (actual behavior, actual organizations) and a belief that the complexity of organizational life requires flexible approaches and appreciation for the value of multiple disciplines.