Benjamin Edelman, Michael Luca, and Dan Svirsky of the Harvard Business School are the latest researchers to document that yes, racial discrimination in the United States of America is real and that, no, it has not gone away. Field experiments (also known as “audit studies”)
Why is NASA devoting its resources to planning for the sucking of all the water on our planet into a giant ball that will go rolling across the Great Plains into St. Louis? It’s almost as if all those government scientists know something that we don’t know.
Political campaigns in the modern era commonly use demographic targeting to conserve resources, appealing to certain portions of the population and largely writing off others: J. Brian O’Day explains: The point of targeting is to determine which subsets of the voting population are most likely