The tactic makes controversial views more palatable to others—and has implications for the rampant spread of fake news.
Researchers: Leonardo Bursztyn, Georgy Egorov, Ingar K. Haaland, Aakaash Rao and Christopher Roth
October 1, 2022
A recent study investigates, using data from a popular Russian social-media platform and information on regional hate crimes.
Researchers: Leonardo Bursztyn, Georgy Egorov, Ruben Enikolopov and Maria Petrova
July 10, 2020
When People Think Their Neighbors Support Trump, They’re More Likely to Express Anti-immigrant Views
Social norms are powerful—but fluid. A study of the 2016 election shows how they can change.
Researchers: Georgy Egorov, Leonardo Bursztyn and Stefano Fiorin
August 13, 2019
New research offers lessons for administrators hoping to improve student performance.
Researchers: Leonardo Bursztyn, Georgy Egorov and Robert Jensen
October 2, 2018