Recent Research (see more)

  • Is status persuasive in deliberation online? In a paper recently accepted to Management Science, we designed a quasi-experiment to quantify the causal impact of status with unstructured argument text as a control.

  • How does one make causal inferences with unstructured text data? We survey this problem in a paper recently accepted to the Transactions of the Association for Computational Linguistics.

About Us

The DAG is led by Emaad Manzoor, and is comprised of graduate students Yang Gao (PhD, 2021 —) and Sriniketh Vijayaraghavan (PhD, 2022 —). We are grateful for financial support from the American Family Data Science Institute and the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation.

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