Why do informed consumers refrain from buying ethical products? Applying insights from behavioural economics

Studies have shown that even well-informed consumers rarely purchase ethical products. Insights from behavioural...

Fanteca Remix: Student-led study of opiates and overdose in Washington Heights, NYC

In Fall 2017, our undergraduate team completed the first student-led, crowd-source-funded urban ethnographic...

Fighting fake news by replicating the motivated numeracy effect

Why is fake news so popular? It is partly because people often accept any information that supports their beliefs...

"Hog Meat en Rabbit en Fish en Such as Dat": Pre- and Post-Emancipation Foodways in the South Carolina Lowcountry

Archaeologists and historians of slavery know that the foodways of slaves -- their diet, dishes, and social...

Disclosure of Mental Illness at Work

Deciding whether to disclose a mental illness (MI) at work may have a impact on one's quality of life. Those...

Using the Markov chain to predict if Russian Olympic athletes are doping

Doping is the use of banned athletic performance-enhancing drugs. It is prohibited by the International Olympic...

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