sunday morning sociology, researcher degrees of freedom edition

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“Twenty-nine teams involving 61 analysts used the same dataset to address the same research question: whether soccer referees are more likely to give red cards to dark skin toned players than light skin toned players.” The above chart summarizes the odds ratio they estimated based on the statistical technique they used. Published paper here, open access preprint here

A weekly link round-up of sociological work – work by sociologists, referencing sociologists, or just of interest to sociologists. This scatterplot feature is co-produced with Mike Bader.

Sex, Gender, and Sexism

Race and Racism

The Politics of Knowledge

Author: Dan Hirschman

I am a sociologist interested in the use of numbers in organizations, markets, and policy. For more info, see here.

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