Social Sciences

News articles classified as Social Sciences

Stanford Graduate School of Business —

Is that self-driving car a boy or a girl?

There’s a push to make tech genderless to avoid perpetuating stereotypes, but research shows gender is one of the fundamental ways we connect with objects.

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research —

IRS confirms Stanford study of racial bias in audits

The IRS vows to take action after SIEPR’s Daniel Ho co-led a research team that found Black taxpayers are 3 to 5 times more likely to be audited.

Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research —

Report shows SIEPR scholars making a difference

President Biden’s 2023 economic report relies heavily on academic research, including studies by more than two dozen SIEPR scholars.