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The Science of Fake News

David Lazer, Matthew Baum, Yochai Benkler, Adam Berinsky, Kelly Greenhill, Filippo Menczer, Miriam Metzger, Brendan Nyhan, Gordon Pennycook, David Rothschild, Michael Schudson, Steven Sloman, Cass Sunstein, Emily Thorson, Duncan Watts & Jonathan Zittrain
Emily Thorson, assistant professor of political science, and co-authors call for a coordinated investigation into the underlying social, psychological and technological forces behind fake news to counteract the phenomenon's negative influence on society.
March 9, 2018

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A Targeted Minimum Benefit Plan: A New Proposal to Reduce Poverty Among Older Social Security Recipients A Targeted Minimum Benefit Plan

Pamela Herd, Melissa M. Favreault, Madonna Harrington Meyer & Timothy M. Smeeding
March 9, 2018

Emergency Food Assistance and the Great Recession

Colleen Heflin & Ashley Price
March 8, 2018

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Measuring the Financial Shocks of Natural Disasters: A Panel Study of U.S. States

Qing Miao, Yilin Hou & Michael Abrigo
February 28, 2018

Who are Asian Americans?

Prema Kurien
January 25, 2018

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Going beyond LATE: Bounding Average Treatment Effects of Job Corps Training

Xuan Chen, Carlos A. Flores & Alfonso Flores-Lagunes
January 25, 2018

Measuring the Role of the 1959 Revolution on Cuba's Economic Performance

Hugo Jales, Thomas H. Kang, Guilherme Stein & Felipe Garcia Ribeiro
January 17, 2018

Robust linear static panel data models using ε-contamination

Badi H.Baltagi, Georges Bresson, Anoop Chaturvedi & Guy Lacroix
December 31, 2017

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