Agenda: 2020 Conference on Computational Sociology

August 7, 2020

8:00am to 9:10am - Paper Session 1: Stratification


Dashun Wang

NORTHWESTERN KELLOGG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT

Exploration, Exploitation and Career Hot Streaks

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Jackelyn Hwang

STANFORD UNIVERSITY, SOCIOLOGY

‘Seeing’ Urban Contexts at Scale: Using Computer Vision to Measure Physical Conditions of Neighborhoods

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Ang Yu

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN, MADISON

Leveraging Machine Learning to Estimate Effect Modification

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Sanaz Mobasseri

BOSTON UNIVERSITY QUESTROM SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

Catching Negativity: The Gendered Dynamics of Emotional Contagion in Email

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René D. Flores

UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

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9:15am to 10:25am - Paper Session 2: Communication


Emaad Manzoor

CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY

Influence via Ethos: On the Persuasive Power of Reputation in Deliberation Online

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Tina Law and Emily Bello-Pardo

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY

Medium is the Message? Elite Political Communication in the Age of Multimedia Online Platforms

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Bruce Kogut and Angela Ryu

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY

Emotional Virality in Fake and Mainstream News: What Do Newsrooms Do Now?

Angela Ryu's profile

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Douglas Guilbeault

HAAS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

Promoting Shared Understanding Across Cultures: Comparing U.S. and Chinese Populations in an Online Language Game

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Laura Nelson

NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY

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10:30am to 11:40am - Paper Session 3: Culture


Bernard Koch

UCLA

The Evolutionary Dynamics of Cultural Change (As Told Through the Birth and Brutal Blackened Death of Metal Music)

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Jina Lee and Erin Leahey

THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA

What types of novelty are most disruptive?

Erin Leahey's profile

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Ziwen Chen

UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

Novelty in Digital Subculture: Novelty Emergence and Response in Online Fanfiction Communities

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Andrea Cavicchini

IESE BUSINESS SCHOOL

Culture is the Mother of Risk: Negative Consensus on Result Orientation Norm and Organizational Misconduct

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Andrea Cavicchini

IESE BUSINESS SCHOOL

Culture is the Mother of Risk: Negative Consensus on Result Orientation Norm and Organizational Misconduct

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11:45am to 12:45pm - Interactive poster session on Discord


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Isaiah Bush

STANFORD UNIVERSITY

Seeing' Urban Contexts at Scale: Using Deep Learning to Assess Streetview Image Viability for Analysis of Neighborhood Conditions

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Anuraag Girdhar

UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

Examining Depolarization through an Online Belief Estimation Game

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Kelsey Gonzalez

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA

Utilizing Blockmodeling, Clustering, and Heatmaps to Visualize Multinomial Logistic Regression Models

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Sasha Johfre

STANFORD UNIVERSITY

Deriving Dimensions of Meaning from Word Embedding Spaces

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Vasundhara Kaul and Preethi Krishnan

PURDUE UNIVERSITY

Defining The Good Victim: An Examination of Judicial Narratives in Domestic Violence Cases in India

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Bernard Koch

UCLA

White Supremacy in An Academic Forest: Does Anyone Hear It?

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Andrew Kurochkin and Kostiantyn Bokhan

UKRAINIAN CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY

Meme Generation for Social Media Audience Engagement

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Jihye Lee

STANFORD UNIVERSITY

Information Inequality: Using Screenomics to Understanding the Digital Engagements of Low-Income and High-Income Individuals in the United States

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Katherine Leu

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN

Monolithic Majors?: Measuring Diversity and Difference in College Student Coursetaking

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Heng-Chien Liou

NATIONAL TAIWAN UNIVERSITY

Social Contagion and Associative Diffusion on Multilayer Networks

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Moeen Mostafavi

ENGINEERING SYSTEMS AND ENVIRONMENT, UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA

A Tale of Two Metrics: Polling and Financial Contributions as a Measure of Campaign Performance

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Jessica Santana

UC SANTA BARBARA

Embracing Failure: A Socio-Computational Analysis of Entrepreneurial Failure Narratives

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Nga Than and Friederike Windel

CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK - THE GRADUATE CENTER

#Halle and #Hanau: German Public’s Responses to White Nationalist Shootings

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Yilun Xu

UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO

An Exploration to Reduction of Chicago Traffic Congestion: Regression, Time Series and Content Analysis on Divvy Bikes System

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