In an effort to address the gap in recorded cases of the novel coronavirus in the United States, the Institute for Quantitative Social Science at Harvard University, Pinterest, and scientists and doctors from the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health and other universities and nonprofit organizations are launching the How We Feel Project.
Their recent book won the American Political Science Association’s 2019 William H. Riker Book Award “for the best book on political economy published during the past three calendar years.” How did they do it?
“Differential privacy,” says Suso Baleato, “is a computational way to safely share statistical analysis of sensitive data. Now you can apply differential privacy to real cases. This is IQSS!”
The Society for Political Methodology has named Gary King, Weatherhead University Professor at Harvard and Director of the Institute for Quantitative Social Science, as the 2019 recipient of the Excellence in Mentoring Award.
Former Massachusetts Congressman and Speaker of the House Tip O’Neill was known for saying that “All politics is local.” Ryan Enos has the data to prove it.