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Xie's work on inequalities in scientific research cited in CHE

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"In Science, the Rich Get Richer" - Chronicle of Higher Education. 05/22/2014.

Yu Xie's recent article in a special issue of Science takes on the "undemocracy" of scientific research. He looks at differentials in scientific resources, research outcomes, and both monetary and nonmonetary rewards for scientific research, as well sources of inequality.

Related journal article

Special issue of Science magazine: "The Science of Inequality"

Researcher:

Yu Xie

More Media Coverage:

University Record. Growing inequalities make science more of a 'winner takes all' field. 5/22/2014.

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