A new world is unfolding before our eyes and at a remarkably dramatic pace in the wider region, rendering our presence in Abu Dhabi all the more meaningful.
The disciplines in this field seek to deepen our understanding of how people behave in a wide variety of contexts and to assess the consequences of an individual, group, and societal decisions. Collectively, Social Science seeks to explain and investigate the functioning of society and address the vast array of pressing contemporary issues that affect individual and societal well-being.
The breadth of research in Social Science at NYU Abu Dhabi uses data to help historians, economists, NGOs, and governments better understand human behavior — and improve people’s lives.
ThePrint spoke to some of the biggest names in Indian intelligentsia and asked who are the brightest minds on the horizon. Rahul Sagar was identified as one of the next generation of Indian intellectuals.
Peter Van der Windt receives Annual Bruce Russett Award for his article, Crowdseeding in Eastern Congo: Using Cell Phones to Collect Conflict Events Data in Real Time in the Journal of Conflict Resolution.
Students engaged with former prime ministers and key politicians across Europe as part of an immersive 10-day course. Taught by American political consultant and best-selling author Frank Luntz, Europe in Crisis: Brexit and the Future of the EU, was held in London, Brussels, and Paris. Throughout the course, 16 students interacted with former prime ministers including Tony Blair and key politicians such as Michael Gove to delve deeper as Britain renegotiates its relationship with the European Union.
Exploitation and Profiteering: Palestinians Forced to Pay a Fortune to Work in Israel
Wifag Adnan | Haaretz | October 23, 2019
Uganda hailed for allowing open discussion on people's grievances
Melina Platas | The Independent | October 18, 2019
Survey shows religious and gender bias against Syrian refugees
An analysis of US public views on Syrian refugees reveals religious, gender and age biases.
Nature Asia | October 15, 2019
The alternatives to privatization and nationalization
Robert Allen | The Economist | September 12, 2019
How to find a good restaurant? Economists can help
Romain Gauriot | Times Live South Africa | August 16, 2019
Outrage in Pakistan over abuse of child domestic workers
Saba Karim Khan | The Guardian | August 13, 2019