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Two shifts for crop mapping: Leveraging aggregate crop statistics to improve satellite-based maps in new regions

Crop type mapping at the field level is critical for a variety of applications in agricultural monitoring, and satellite imagery is becoming an increasingly abundant and useful raw input from which...

Indian Ocean Strategic Futures

Re-examining assumptions of capability and intent

Legal Look at Proof of Vaccination & Ongoing Fight Against COVID-19

Stanford health law experts Michelle Mello and David Studdert discuss the ongoing pandemic, proof of vaccination “passports” at the state and federal levels, and a July 19 ruling that Indiana...

In the Forest of No Joy: The Congo-Océan Railroad and the Tragedy of French Colonialism

The epic story of the Congo-Océan railroad and the human costs and contradictions of modern empire.

Opinion: Global spyware such as Pegasus is a threat to democracy. Here’s how to stop it.

Opinion piece in the Washington Post, by David Kaye and Marietje Schaake

Cleaner air has contributed one-fifth of US maize and soybean yield gains since 1999

Crop productivity is potentially affected by several air pollutants, although these are usually studied in isolation. A significant challenge to understanding the effects of multiple pollutants in...

Compliance with Price Transparency by California Hospitals

An examination of how California hospitals are adhering to the federal policy on price transparency.

Historical warming has increased U.S. crop insurance losses

Quantification of the sector-specific financial impacts of historical global warming represents a critical gap in climate change impacts assessment. The multiple decades of county-level data...

The Virus and the Vote: Administering the 2020 Election in a Pandemic

A Compendium of Research from the Stanford-MIT Healthy Elections Project

How to Protect Critical Infrastructure Fom Ransomware Attacks

Op-ed in Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, by Gregory Falco and Sejal Jhawer

Women Left Behind

Gender Disparities in Utilization of Government Health Insurance in India

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rsd18 083 0009a Alex Stamos Director, Stanford Internet Observatory
ayca Ayça Alemdaroğlu Research Scholar, CDDRL Associate Director, Program on Turkey
oriana mastro 1 Oriana Skylar Mastro Center Fellow
a man Prashant Loyalka Senior Fellow Associate Professor
Stedman Steve Stephen J. Stedman Senior Fellow, Professor, by courtesy, Political Science
rsd15 081 0344a Jay Bhattacharya Senior Fellow by Courtesy Professor, Medicine (CHP/PCOR)
Portrait of Gi-Wook Shin Gi-Wook Shin Senior Fellow Professor, Sociology
Professor Larry Diamond Larry Diamond Senior Fellow Senior Fellow, Hoover Institution
bmkhigh Beatriz Magaloni Senior Fellow Professor, Political Science
Dr. Xueguang Zhou Xueguang Zhou Senior Fellow Professor, Sociology
blaydes2 Lisa Blaydes Senior Fellow Professor, Political Science
Jenny Martinez Headshot Jenny Martinez Senior Fellow, by courtesy Professor, Law