Can You Solve The '100 Hat Riddle' Used By Google In Job Interviews?
A riddle used during job interviews for Google has proven to be no problem for artificial intelligence.  A team from the University of Oxford, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research and Google’s D...
Game theory
How game theory developed by John Nash (Nobel prize for economics, 1994) was used first to run the economy, and then to justify conservative politics. Consid...
Sampling techniques
In statistics, quality assurance, & survey methodology, sampling is concerned with the selection of a subset of individuals from within a statistical population to estimate characteristics of the ...
Social research
Social research is research conducted by social scientists and which follows by the systematic plan. Social research methods can generally vary along a quantitative/qualitative dimension.While various...
Survey methodology
A field of applied statistics, survey methodology studies the sampling of individual units from a population and the associated survey data collection techniques, such as questionnaire construction an...
Can You Solve The '100 Hat Riddle' Used By Google In Job Interviews?
A riddle used during job interviews for Google has proven to be no problem for artificial intelligence.  A team from the University of Oxford, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research and Google’s D...
Wait list control group
A wait list control group, also called a wait list comparison, is a group of participants included in an outcome study that is assigned to a waiting list and receives intervention after the active tre...
Multimethodology
Multimethodology or multimethod research includes the use of more than one method of data collection or research in a research study or set of related studies and mixed methods research is more specif...
Young China Scholars Poverty Research Network
The Young China Scholars Poverty Research Network co-sponsored by the Canadian organisations the International Development Research Centre (IDRC) and the Centre for International Governance Innovation...
Sampling (statistics)
In statistics, quality assurance, & survey methodology, sampling is concerned with the selection of a subset of individuals from within a statistical population to estimate characteristics of the ...
Systematic sampling
Systematic sampling is a statistical method involving the selection of elements from an ordered sampling frame. The most common form of systematic sampling is an equal-probability method. In this appr...
Exploratory research
Exploratory research is research conducted for a problem that has not been clearly defined. It often occurs before we know enough to make conceptual distinctions or posit an explanatory relationship....
Eugene Garfield
Eugene Garfield (born September 16, 1925) is an American linguistician and businessman, one of the founders of bibliometrics and scientometrics.
Garfield was born in 1925 in New York City, and was...
Empowerment evaluation
Empowerment evaluation (EE) is an evaluation approach designed to help communities monitor and evaluate their own performance. It is used in comprehensive community initiatives as well as small-scale...
Visual sociology
Visual sociology is an area of sociology concerned with the visual dimensions of social life. This subdiscipline is nurtured by the International Visual Sociology Association (IVSA), which holds annua...
Qualitative research
Qualitative research is a method of inquiry employed in many different academic disciplines, traditionally in the social sciences, but also in market research and further contexts. Qualitative researc...
Golaem Crowd
Golaem Crowd is a plug-in for Autodesk Maya that allows for the simulation of controllable characters crowds based on independent agents. It is developed by Golaem, a France-based software company.It ...
InContext Solutions
InContext Solutions is a web-based virtual solutions company, providing virtual store research, simulations and software to manufacturers and retailers. The company was founded by Bob Gillespie, Rich ...
Nested case-control study
A nested case control (NCC) study is a variation of a case-control study in which only a subset of controls from the cohort are compared to the incident cases. In a case-cohort study, all incident cas...
Retrospective cohort study
A retrospective cohort study, also called a historic cohort study, generally means to take a look back at events that already have taken place. For example, the term is used in medicine, describing a ...
R-CAST
R-CAST is a group decision support system based on research on naturalistic decision making. Its architecture, based on multiple software agents, supports decision-making teams by anticipating informa...
Social network analysis
Social network analysis (SNA) is a strategy for investigating social structures through the use of network and graph theories. It characterizes networked structures in terms of nodes (individual acto...
Social network analysis - Wikipedia
Opinion poll
An opinion poll, sometimes simply referred to as a poll, is a survey of public opinion from a particular sample. Opinion polls are usually designed to represent the opinions of a population by conduct...
Opinion poll - Wikipedia
Cross-sectional data
Cross-sectional data, or a cross section of a study population, in statistics and econometrics is a type data collected by observing many subjects (such as individuals, firms, countries, or regions) a...
Autoethnography
Autoethnography is a form of self-reflection and writing that explores the researcher's personal experience and connects this autobiographical story to wider cultural, political, and social meanings a...
Institute for Social Research
The Institute for Social Research (German: Institut für Sozialforschung) is a research organization for sociology and continental philosophy, best known as the institutional home of the Frankfurt ...
Institute for Social Research - Wikipedia
Observational techniques
In marketing and the social sciences, observational research (or field research) is a social research technique that involves the direct observation of phenomena in their natural setting. This differe...
Cross-sectional study
In medical research and social science, a cross-sectional study (also known as a cross-sectional analysis, transversal study, prevalence study) is a type of observational study that involves the analy...