Reader preferences for liberal or conservative political books also attract them to different types of science books.
Satellite data on nighttime lights used to validate broad, macroeconomic theories of economic convergence and divergence.
Studying winners of 137 science prizes, we show that the occasional “gamble” for impact is a plausible reason for levels of risk-taking.
Here, we present a health research opportunity index (health ROI) to measure the misalignment of biomedical needs and resources.
How do we create knowledge about the Big Questions?
Jevin D. West
How do scientific conventions influence creativity and innovation?
2014-2015 Distinguished Lectures in Computational Social Sciences featuring: Duncan Watts, Sendhil Mullainathan, Alex Pentland
How best to create and disseminate knowledge?
Our project brings these two strands together to model a new form of literary criticism.
August 23, 2018
August 2, 2018
April 3, 2017
The University of Chicago
© 2019 The University of Chicago
5735 South Ellis Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637