The Z Research Lab uses computational and statistical methods to analyze social and human behavior, including corporate elites’ political activities and social movements.
One project focuses on corporate elites’ attention to inequality issues in Corporate America using administrative, social media, and earnings call big data.
The second project uses Google Images with Facebook and SafeGraph big data to track population mobility and social distancing in COVID19.
ZLab Undergrad Members
Shiyu Wang. Psychology Major.
Yiyang Shen. Sociology Major.
Zlab is hiring a grad-level research assistant focusing on computational social science.