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MIT's Alex Pentland: Is anyone working with 'Social Physics' formulas?

Posted 10 years ago

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I have a project in which I need to use the Social Physics formulas, to design Networked human behavior, & behavioral economics. Would enjoy connecting with anyone with similar interests. This is a finance & Crowdsourcing social good orientated project,likely with in 6 months of raising money.

I am just starting to learn Wolfram Language, with light programming experience. I think it may be the right tool to model out the network's operations & scaling up.


HI there,

I have done analyses of some crowd soured data and we do work on finance and social network theory. Mathematica works very nicely for us. Some of the new features of Mathematica 10.1 will be really useful, too. See

Particularly the text and image analysis features:

You also might like the following blog post by Stephen Wolfram.



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