Nicholas A. Christakis

Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy

25 Shattuck Street

Boston, MA 02115

United States

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Breaking Up is Hard to Do, Unless Everyone Else is Doing it Too: Social Network Effects on Divorce in a Longitudinal Sample

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2013
Rose McDermott, James H. Fowler, James H. Fowler and Nicholas A. Christakis
Brown University - Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
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Genes, Economics, and Happiness

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2946
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
University of Oxford, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy, UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health and CREMA
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happiness, subjective well-being, genetics

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Alone in the Crowd: The Structure and Spread of Loneliness in a Large Social Network

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2009
John T. Cacioppo, James H. Fowler, James H. Fowler and Nicholas A. Christakis
University of Chicago - Department of Psychology, UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
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Born to Lead? A Twin Design and Genetic Association Study of Leadership Role Occupancy

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 24 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2012
University of Oxford, University College London, Department of Political Science, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health
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leadership, genetic association, twin study

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The Spread of Obesity in a Large Social Network Over 32 Years

New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 357, No. 4, pp. 370-379, July 26, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 20 Aug 2007
Nicholas A. Christakis, James H. Fowler and James H. Fowler
Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health
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A Genome-Wide Association Study of Educational Attainment

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 08 Aug 2010
Interdisciplinary Center for Economic Science and Department of Economics, George Mason University., New York University (NYU), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Department of Applied Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health, Harvard University - Massachusetts General Hospital, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Centre for Advanced Small Business Economics (CASBEC)Montpellier Business School and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
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Education, Genetics and Economics, Genoeconomics, GWAS

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Dynamic Spread of Happiness in a Large Social Network: Longitudinal Analysis Over 20 Years in the Framingham Heart Study

British Medical Journal, Vol. 3, January 2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
James H. Fowler, James H. Fowler and Nicholas A. Christakis
UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
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Model of Genetic Variation in Human Social Networks

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 106, No. 6, pp. 1720-1724, February 2009
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 02 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2009
UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
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Widowhood Effects in Voter Participation

American Journal of Political Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 09 Apr 2019
William R. Hobbs, Nicholas A. Christakis, James H. Fowler and James H. Fowler
Cornell University, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health
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turnout, political participation, social isolation, mobilization, spouse, death, loss, widowhood effect, causal inference

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Estimating Peer Effects on Health in Social Networks

Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 27, No. 5, pp. 1400-1405, September 2008
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 02 Sep 2008
James H. Fowler, James H. Fowler and Nicholas A. Christakis
UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
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Friendships Moderate an Association Between a Dopamine Gene Variant and Political Ideology

Journal of Politics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2010
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Political Science, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health
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Social Network Predictors of Latrine Ownership

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 29 Nov 2012
Holly Shakya, Nicholas A. Christakis, James H. Fowler and James H. Fowler
UC San Diego School of Medicine, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and UC San Diego Division of Social SciencesUniversity of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Public Health
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social networks, social norms, India, latrines, open-defecation