New Seminar Series at ISPS

Publication date 
October 16, 2019

The Computational Social Science Workshop is a new interdisciplinary seminar series featuring speakers of broad appeal in the social sciences who use computational techniques to analyze big data for research into human behavior.  The workshop is being organized by Balazs Kovacs, Assistant Professor of Management at the Yale School of Management (SOM).  It will meet on selected Mondays from 11:40 a.m. to 12:55 p.m. at the Institution for Social and Policy Studies (ISPS), 77 Prospect Street in Room A002.

This seminar series is being cosponsored by the ISPS Center for the Study of American Politics (CSAP) and the Yale School of Management with support from the Initiative for Leadership and Organization at SOM.  The 2019-2020 seminar season will kick-off on Monday, October 28 when the workshop will host guest speaker James Evans from the University of Chicago presenting a talk on “The Social Limits of Understanding.” 

Other invited speakers include Michael Mauskapf (Columbia Business School), Drazen Prelec (MIT), Jenna Bednar (University of Michigan), Stefani Crabtree (Utah State University), and Linda Argote (Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University).  See the full schedule of workshop events at this link.

Members of the Yale community are invited to subscribe at this link to receive regular announcements for the workshop series.  Please contact Pamela Greene for more information.