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Jonathan Rodden

Q&A with Stanford political scientist Jonathan Rodden about the Georgia runoff elections

Jonathan Rodden, a senior fellow at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (SIEPR), says the Democrats face an “uphill turnout battle” in their challenge against two Republican incumbents in the Georgia runoffs.

Michael Tomz

Professor Michael Tomz is awarded a 2020 Seed Grant from the Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence

“The future of AI must be informed by experts from a range of disciplines, working together with a shared purpose to guide the technology towards greater public good,” said Deep Ganguli, Director of Research for Stanford HAI.

Rob Reich

Professor Rob Reich is awarded a 2020 Seed Grant from the Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence

The seed research grants are designed to support new, ambitious, and speculative ideas with the objective of getting initial results.

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No matter who wins the 2020 election, governing will be difficult, say Stanford political scientists

While much remains unclear about the outcome of the 2020 U.S election, one thing is certain: about half the voting population is going to be unhappy with its outcome. No matter which candidate wins, governing effectively will be difficult, said…

Judith Goldstein

Professor Judith L. Goldstein at the helm of the Faculty Senate

At her first meeting as chair of the Faculty Senate, Professor Judith L. Goldstein told faculty members that they must play an even more important role in university life this year, given the 'new normal' that characterizes teaching, learning and…