May 2017 News

Shirado and Christakis Published in Nature

Mon, 05/22/2017
Graduate student Hirokazu Shirado and Professor Nicholas Christakis recently published an article entitled “Locally noisy autonomous agents improve global human coordination in network experiments” in Nature. The study showed that introducing robotic software agents into human co-ordination games Read more...

Yale PhD Elizabeth Roberto recently won the Sussman Award for 2017 for her dissertation:

Sun, 05/21/2017
‘The Boundaries of Spatial Inequality: Three Essays on the Measurement and Analysis of Residential Segregation.’ The Sussman Award is given to the graduate student whose dissertation in the past two years is judged to be the most outstanding. Liz introduces a new index for measuring segregation and Read more...