M.A. Economics Yale University, 2016
B.S. Physics and Economics Rensselaer Polytechinic Institute, 2015
Areas of Interest:
Social Networks; Mathematical Sociology; Methodology; Theory; Evolution/ Biology
Jacob Derechin is a 2nd Year Sociology Ph.D. student and is affiliated with the Human Nature Lab and the Yale Institute for Network Science. He studies communication and information flow on networks from the perspectives of Randomized Controlled Trials with Human Subjects, Quantitative Empirical Analysis, Formal Modelling and Biology.