Going viral… in academia? Prestige rules most of the time

This study actually answers a question that I’ve had for quite a while: how come some ideas move through academia even if they’re not that good, while great insights sometimes seem to take ages to get around. This new study from¬†Allison Morgan and her colleagues suggests something that is both close related to epidemiology and… Read More Going viral… in academia? Prestige rules most of the time