Events & News

October 14, 2014

The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS®) today announced that Yale School of Management Professor Edward H...

October 9, 2014

New research in Chicago finds that homicide victims are concentrated among a tiny network. Tracing that network might lead to public health...

October 9, 2014

A brave, intriguing and fiery op-ed article appeared last year in The New York Times. Written by Nicholas Christakis, it was highly critical of the way that modern social science is done. The...

Your friends and family influence your drinking, sleep, weight, and happiness—more than you think.
September 18, 2014
July 7, 2014

Dan Spielman, a Yale computer scientist, wasn’t looking for a new problem. He was already deeply immersed in a tricky effort to model complex online communities like Facebook, hoping to gain...

March 25, 2014

Professor of Social and Natural Science Nicholas Christakis ’84 researches the ways in which networks impact behavior, health, and longevity. In a recent study released this month in the journal...

February 5, 2014

YINS held its official kickoff event today with an open house at its newly refurbished headquarters, located on the third floor of 17 Hillhouse Avenue. Co-Directors Spielman and Christakis made...

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