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Executive Committee

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Nicholas Bloom

William Eberle Professor of Economics, CPI, RDC
“Does Working from Home Work? Evidence from a Corporate Experiment”
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David Grusky

Barbara Kimball Browning Professor in the School of Humanities, Director of the Center on Poverty and Inequality
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Jens Hainmueller

Professor of Political Science, Co-Director of the Immigration Policy Lab

Michael Tomz

William Bennett Munro Professor of Political Science, Director of the Center for American Democracy

Karen Cook

Ray Lyman Wilbur Professor of Sociology, IRiSS Faculty Director
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Matt Snipp

Burnet C. and Mildred Finley Wohlford Professor of Humanities and Sciences, IRiSS Deputy Director, Director of Secure Data Center, Vice Provost for Faculty Diversity and Engagement

Current Seed Grant Recipients

Jennifer Eberhardt

"What Do You Mean by That?”: Agentic Feedback as a Way to Bolster Teacher Beliefs in Black Student Potential
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Michael Frank

Using an online platform to measure early language in children from diverse families
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Duana Fullwiley

An Anthropology of Environmentalism, Science, and New Vulnerabilities to Ethnic Conflict in West Africa
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Matthew Gentzkow

The Impact of Digital Advertising in the 2020 Election: Experimental Evidence from Facebook
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Miyako Inoue

Affect and the Politics of Emoji

James Holland Jones

Earth Sciences
Developing Models to Improve Public-health Interventions at the Time of the SARS-CoV2 Virus Epidemic

Paul Sniderman

Political Science
The Pseudo-Democrat: The Legitimation of Extreme Belief in American Politics