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Science for the People

What does a net­work of humans look like and how does it work? How does infor­ma­tion spread? How do deci­sions and opin­ions spread? What gets dis­tort­ed as it moves through the net­work and why? This week we dig into the ins and outs of human net­works with Matthew Jack­son, Pro­fes­sor of Eco­nom­ics at Stan­ford Uni­ver­si­ty and author of the book The Human Net­work: How Your Social Posi­tion Deter­mines Your Pow­er, Beliefs, and Behaviours”.