The Human Rights Data Analysis Group is composed of a diverse group of board members, full-time staff, and consultants. Employing a multidisciplinary approach, we work with experts in the fields of computer science, software development, mathematical and applied statistics, and demography.
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Patrick Ball Director of Research Human Rights Data Analysis Group Friday, December 2, 2016 11:00 am - C100 Hesburgh Center Auditorium Digital Echoes: Understanding Patterns of Mass Violence with Data and Statistics Data about mass violence can seem to offer insights into patterns: Is violence getting better, or worse, over time? Is violence directed more against men or women? But in human rights data collection, we (usually) don’t know what we don’t know—and worse, what we don’t know is likely to be systematically different from what we do know. This talk will consider the assumption that nearly every project using ...Find out more »