The coronavirus outbreak is first and foremost a human tragedy. The vulnerability of human beings in the face of nature and uncertain elements is clearer than ever. Digital technology brings us hope by bringing a giant leap forward in capabilities to sense, collect, and analyze information. Luohan Academy is at the forefront of using digital technology to analyze the impacts of the pandemic and find insights of economic recovery.
Data has become the fundamental driving force for economic growth and innovation. Due to its unique nature and as a mechanism for value creation, every link produced by data has also brought challenges in consumer privacy, data security, and data ownership. By promoting the understanding from researchers, policymakers, and business experts from all over the world, Luohan Academy aims to push for a consensus on data governance best practices, privacy protection, and data security so that we can better integrate data into our daily life effectively, safely, and trustingly.
Digital technologies exhibit the features of zero marginal cost and network effects bring welfare externalities. This promotes inclusive business activities and inclusive financial services. Luohan Academy engages in research on how does technology innovations bring long term growth space and the methods to deal with the various challenges along the way.