Miscellaneous Data and Measurement Links
| Peter Klein |
- Does Facebook data mining count as human subjects research? Some university IRBs apparently think so, even if the research uses only publicly posted profile information.
- SSRN’s Gregg Gordon explains the importance of knowing what we know we don’t know.
- Forget citation counts and PoP rankings: Do you know your personal social-media influence score? (via Cliff)
- Here’s Robert Merton’s essay on Lord Kelvin’s dictum. (Frank Knight’s alleged interpretation: “If you can’t measure, measure anyway.”)