Events & News

May 5, 2015

Convincing a large group of people to change its behavior is no popularity contest, a new study shows.

In a novel experiment,...

April 20, 2015

Poor sanitation presents a public health problem in underdeveloped parts of the world, where it is common practice to relieve oneself without utilizing a latrine. This...

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

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...

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...

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

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