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By Gigi Foster | Published: October 27, 2014
Business and finance are important, but they're not the same thing as economics. One academic's suggestions for making that distinction clear as early as secondary...
By Will Davies | Published: October 14, 2014
Will Davies responds to the calls for a social science shake-up by questioning the status of the social sciences in 2014 as something other than...
By Sierra Williams | Published: October 13, 2014
With one foot firmly planted in natural science and one in social science, Yale's Nicholas A. Christakis looks at the landscape of the latter and wonders...
By Michael Todd, Social Science Space editor | Published: October 7, 2014
A just-published lecture on international relations as a social science suggests that no discipline is an island.
By Michael Todd, Social Science Space editor | Published: September 22, 2014
Social Science Space talks to Margaret Levi about her goals for re-imagining the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences.
By Social Science Space | Published: August 19, 2014
Parsing federal education statistics, it turns out that prospective social scientists are the most avid consumers of humanities courses as undergrads (not counting humanities majors...
By Organizing Committee of the Future of the Statistical Sciences Workshop | Published: July 21, 2014
After Big Data, one of the most controversial topics in statistics workshop is the problem of reproducibility in scientific research.
By Organizing Committee of the Future of the Statistical Sciences Workshop | Published: July 18, 2014
In the first of a series of excerpts from a just released report summarizing 2013's International Year of Statistics' London conference, we look at one...
By Michael Todd, Social Science Space editor | Published: July 9, 2014
The Population Association of America has joined the family of Social Science Space partners this summer, and to mark that we spoke with the president...