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Modeling Corporate Epidemiology

@article{Waber2010ModelingCE,
  title={Modeling Corporate Epidemiology},
  author={Benjamin N. Waber and Ellen Pollock and Manuel Cebrian and Riley Crane and Leon Danon and Alex Pentland},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2010},
  volume={abs/1008.3402}
}
Corporate responses to illness is currently an ad-hoc, subjective process that has little basis in data on how disease actually spreads at the workplace. Additionally, many studies have shown that productivity is not an individual factor but a social one: in any study on epidemic responses this social factor has to be taken into account. The barrier to addressing this problem has been the lack of data on the interaction and mobility patterns of people in the workplace. We have created a… 
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