James H. Fowler

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James H. Fowler
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Country Ecuador
Years: 1992-1994
James Fowler started in Ecuador 1992
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James H. Fowler (born February 18, 1970) is an American political scientist who specializes in social networks, cooperation, and political participation. He earned a Bachelors degree from Harvard College in 1992, a Masters degree in International Relations from Yale University in 1997, and a PhD in Political Science from Harvard University in 2003. He was also a Peace Corps volunteer in Ecuador from 1992 to 1994.

Fowler is currently Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of California, San Diego. He is best known for his work on social networks, particularly his study of the spread of obesity in the Framingham Heart Study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. [1] [2] He has also studied the network of legislative cosponsorships in the U.S. Congress, [3] [4] the network of U.S. Supreme Court precedents, [5] [6] and the network of PhD placements and citations in academia.

Fowler is also known for his work on egalitarianism [7] [8] and the evolution of cooperation [9][10] which has appeared in Nature and Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, with related work on altruism and political participation [11] appearing in the American Journal of Political Science, American Journal of Sociology, and Journal of Politics.


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