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Radiologist Skill Gap

The Imaging Wire , May 11, 2022

Cell Phone Data Adds New Detail to Our Picture of Urban Segregation

Stanford Business School , March 11, 2022

How to Break a Phone Addiction

The Atlantic , October 7, 2021

An Economist's Advice On Digital Dependency

NPR , August 9, 2021

Germany Found a Way to Reduce Polarization. Could It Work in the U.S.?

The Atlantic , July 30, 2021

New study finds that smartphones really are addictive. But skeptics remain cautious

Fast Company , June 30, 2021

Why The Two-Party System Is Effing Up U.S. Democracy

FiveThirtyEight , June 16, 2021

We See the Left. We See the Right. Can Anyone See the ‘Exhausted Majority’?

The New York Times , March 24, 2021

A polarized America: How the partisan divide grew over decades, and why liberals and conservatives just can’t get along

Cleveland.com , August 30, 2020

The Coronavirus Is Deadliest Where Democrats Live

The New York Times , May 25, 2020

Gun-toting Republicans ignoring quarantine orders? Yes, even coronavirus has become part of the culture wars

Los Angeles Times , April 17, 2020

CNN Tonight with Don Lemon

CNN , April 15, 2020

Trump Voters Aren't Staying In As Much As Everybody Else

Wired , April 15, 2020

How do political beliefs impact the response to coronavirus?

CNN , April 15, 2020

Hoaxes: The Original Fake News

Trailblazers with Walter Isaacson , February 13, 2020

Not all democracies are experiencing American-style tribalism

The Economist , February 7, 2020

What polarization data from 9 countries reveals about the US

Vox , January 24, 2020

The Kids Are All Right

Scientific American , November 1, 2019

Fake news is less of a threat to democracy than we imagine

CBC , October 4, 2019

Democrats focus on victims, Republicans on perpetrators after mass shootings, study finds

The Washington Post , June 26, 2019

What We Want Doesn’t Always Make Us Happy

Bloomberg , May 1, 2019

Facebook’s Outages Reveal Its Value to Society

Bloomberg , March 14, 2019

Here’s how much you’d have to pay people to deactivate Facebook for a month

CNBC , March 1, 2019

What happens when you get off Facebook for four weeks? Stanford researchers found out.

Recode , February 27, 2019

What would happen if Facebook were turned off?

The Economist , February 12, 2019

Facebook Bums Us Out But We’ll Pay for It Anyway

Bloomberg , February 4, 2019

Delete your account: leaving Facebook can make you happier, study finds

The Guardian , February 1, 2019

Deactivating Facebook leaves people less informed but happier, study finds

The Washington Post , January 31, 2019

A "gold standard" study finds deleting Facebook is great for your mental health

Salon , January 31, 2019

Leaving Facebook makes people happier but less informed, study says

CNN , January 31, 2019

How Quitting Facebook Could Change Your Life

Fortune , January 31, 2019

This Is Your Brain Off Facebook

The New York Times , January 30, 2019

In Facebook’s Effort to Fight Fake News, Human Fact-Checkers Struggle to Keep Up

The Wall Street Journal , October 18, 2018

Hutchins Roundup: Economic overheating, local opioid supply, and more

The Brookings Institution , October 18, 2018

Facebook’s attempts to fight fake news seem to be working. (Twitter’s? Not so much.)

Nieman Lab , September 21, 2018

Facebook is finally making progress against fake news

Yahoo! News , September 17, 2018

Facebook beats Twitter at fighting fake news, a new study found

The Verge , September 15, 2018

Facebook’s Crackdown on Misinformation Might Actually Be Working

Slate , September 14, 2018

Regional variation in US healthcare use: evidence from patient migration

Microeconomic Insights , September 5, 2018

Maybe Trump Isn’t the Internet’s Fault, After All

Slate , July 24, 2018

Classy Classes: ECON 47 examines media, social good

Stanford Daily , April 16, 2018

Fake news flourishes when partisan audiences crave it

The Economist , April 5, 2018

The case for charging rich and poor shoppers different prices

CNN , November 28, 2017

Retailers are charging the same prices across US, boosting income inequality, new research shows

CNBC , November 9, 2017

Political polarisation has grown most among the old

The Economist , April 20, 2017

Polarization Is Growing Most Among Older Adults

Forbes , April 16, 2017

Social media “filter bubbles” aren’t actually a thing, research suggests

Vice , April 14, 2017

Social Media Is Not Contributing Significantly to Political Polarization, Paper Says

New York Times , April 13, 2017

Something is breaking American politics, but it's not social media

Vox , April 12, 2017

The Filter Bubble Revisited

Slate , April 5, 2017

Study: social media bubbles might not be making us more polarized after all

Vox , March 29, 2017

It’s not the internet’s fault you’re a jerk about politics

Washington Post , March 22, 2017

No one really knows what’s causing US political polarization, but it’s not the internet

Quartz , March 21, 2017

It's Time to Stop Blaming Social Media for Political Polarization

Esquire , March 21, 2017

Mad Dogs and Obamacare Repealers

Vox's Weeds Podcast , March 21, 2017

Don't Blame Your Social Media Feed for the Growing Political Divide

Bloomberg , March 20, 2017

Is Social Media to Blame for Political Polarization in America?

U.S. News , March 20, 2017

Hard truths about fake news

Financial Times , February 28, 2017

A new study kills the notion that fake news swung the US election to Trump

Quartz , January 29, 2017

Real research suggests we should stop freaking out over fake news

Washington Post , January 24, 2017

The Numbers Are In: Fake News Didn't Work

Bloomberg View , January 23, 2017

Economist Calculates Impact Of Fake News On Trump's Election

NPR , January 23, 2017

A flood of false headlines probably did not swing America’s election

The Economist , January 19, 2017

'Fake news' didn't change US election outcome: study

Agence France Presse , January 19, 2017

Researchers Created Fake News. Here’s What They Found.

New York Times , January 18, 2017

Did fake news help elect Trump? Not likely, according to new research

Poynter , January 18, 2017

Stanford study examines fake news and the 2016 presidential election

Stanford University , January 18, 2017

Stanford economist’s algorithm reveals increasing polarization in American political speech

Stanford Daily , August 31, 2016

In plain words: Republican or Democrat? Just listen

The Economist , August 4, 2016

The Way We Talk About Things Is More Partisan Than Ever

Chicago Magazine , July 26, 2016

The new language of U.S. politics: polarization

The Globe and Mail , July 25, 2016

Reps and Dems in Congress Speak in Completely Different Languages

New York Times , July 22, 2016

Why Democrats and Republicans Literally Speak Different Languages

The Atlantic , July 22, 2016

However divided you think our politics are, this chart shows that it’s actually way worse

Washington Post , July 22, 2016

Why Pay More for Medicine in Some Places?

Science , July 15, 2016

Interview with Matthew Gentzkow

Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis , May 23, 2016

How Stanford Took On the Giants of Economics

New York Times , September 10, 2015

Why Do We Really Follow the News?

Freakonomics Radio Podcast , August 5, 2015

Mega data

The University of Chicago Magazine , March 15, 2015

Media bias? Not such a big deal, economist says

The Boston Globe , February 18, 2015

40 under 40

Crain's Chicago Business , November 29, 2014

Patient Health Doesn't Explain Cost Differences

Bloomberg View , September 30, 2014

Making Headlines

Chicago Booth Magazine , September 15, 2014

How to Save $1 Billion Without Even Trying: A New Freakonomics Radio Podcast

Freakonomics Radio Podcast , September 11, 2014

Generation Next

International Monetary Fund , September 1, 2014

Smart Money Buys Brand X

Bloomberg View , July 21, 2014

Breaking News: Online Ads Can Support Good Journalism

Capital Ideas, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business , June 17, 2014

Betting on a Brand When Politics Is the Family Business

New York Times , May 29, 2014

Media Slant: A Question of Cause and Effect

New York Times , May 3, 2014

The economics of the press

The Economist , April 30, 2014

Q&A: Clark Medal winner Matthew Gentzkow says the Internet hasn’t changed news as much as we think

Nieman Lab , April 29, 2014

The late edition

The Economist , April 26, 2014

The economist who revealed how media bias works

Quartz , April 25, 2014

Robert Samuelson: Media bias explained in two studies

Washington Post , April 23, 2014

U of C, land of big ideas

Chicago Tribune , April 21, 2014

The hottest young economist in America studies the media, not monetary policy

Quartz , April 18, 2014

There Is A Media Slant, And Readers Might Be Responsible

NPR , April 18, 2014

Do Prizes Dent Productivity?

The Wall Street Journal , April 18, 2014

University of Chicago Economist Who Studies Media Receives Clark Medal

New York Times , April 17, 2014

Economist Honored for Work on Media Slant

The Wall Street Journal , April 17, 2014

Chicago’s Gentzkow Wins John Bates Clark Young Economist Award

Bloomberg , April 17, 2014

Handicapping the John Bates Clark Medal

The Wall Street Journal , April 16, 2014

Generic Pain Relievers Work. So Why Do I Buy Name Brands for My Children?

New York Times , July 5, 2013

Why Doesn't Everybody Buy Cheap, Generic Headache Medicine?

NPR , July 4, 2013

Step Away from the Tylenol

Slate , June 27, 2013

Who's Smart Enough to Buy Generic?

The Wall Street Journal , June 20, 2013

Why Americans Pointlessly Pay Up for Brand-Name Drugs

The Atlantic , June 20, 2013

The Big Question: Does the Web Cause Political Polarization?

Capital Ideas, The University of Chicago Booth School of Business , June 17, 2013

Liberal or Conservative, the Problem is Ignorance

New York Times , November 12, 2011

The Internet Isn't Killing Our Culture or Democracy

Forbes , June 5, 2011

The Best 40 B-School Profs Under the Age of 40

Poets & Quants , February 15, 2011

The Marmite Effect

The Economist , September 23, 2010

Does the Internet Help or Hurt Democracy?

PBS Newshour , June 1, 2010

In Search of Hard Facts About Media Bias

Financial Times , May 21, 2010

Do Liberals Read Only Liberal Blogs?

Ars Technica , April 19, 2010

Riders on the Storm

New York Times , April 19, 2010

Researchers: The Internet isn't Polarizing America

The Wall Street Journal , April 19, 2010

The Price Of Bias

NPR Planet Money podcast , December 28, 2009

What Newspapers Do, Have Done and Will Do

New York Times , February 13, 2009

A Biased Market

The Economist , October 30, 2008

TV Can Be Good For You

Chicago Tribune , October 22, 2008

A New View on TV: Economists Probe the Data in Television Watching and Find It's Not All Bad; Better Test Scores?

The Wall Street Journal , September 6, 2008

Economists Look at How TV Affects Time Use

The Wall Street Journal , September 6, 2008

Measuring media slant

The Economist Executive Briefing , February 5, 2008

Why You Didn't Pay To Read This: Should newspaper Web sites really be free?

Slate , October 27, 2007

Undercover Economist: Did you pay to read this?

Financial Times , October 20, 2007

Murdoch Overwhelmed by Rival for Control of News: Amity Shlaes

Bloomberg , July 5, 2007

Hot Economist Probes Newspapers and 'Bias'

Editor & Publisher , March 25, 2007

Newspapers Cater to Readers' Politics

NPR , December 13, 2006

Lean Left? Lean Right? News Media May Take Their Cues From Customers

New York Times , December 7, 2006

It's Not Me, It's You

CBS News , December 7, 2006

How To Speak Republican...

Slate , December 6, 2006

Managing for Success: Do Papers Slant to Audience?

Investor's Business Daily , October 30, 2006

Use Your Noggin: Let the Kids Watch Cartoons

The Wall Street Journal , July 14, 2006

Long Live the Boob Tube: Television Makes Kids Smarter. D'oh!

Forbes , April 10, 2006

A Fresh Take On Media Bias

CBS News , April 4, 2006

I Agree With You, Completely

Slate , April 3, 2006

Dear Economist

Financial Times , March 25, 2006

Kids' problems may not be due to too much TV

Chicago Tribune , March 8, 2006

Go Ahead, Turn That Thing On

New York Times , March 5, 2006

Study Finds Test Scores Not Lowered by Television

New York Times , February 27, 2006

The Benefits of Bozo

Slate , February 16, 2006