Photo Credit: Matt Beckwith

Photo Credit: Matt Beckwith

This project studies the impact of diffusion of knowledge on the increasing prevalence of autism by building a large-scale, empirically calibrated simulation model of the social and interaction networks of parents.

Principal Investigators

Peter Bearman (Sociology, Columbia University) 
Ka-Yuet Liu (Sociology, UCLA)

Project Dates

January 1, 2014 - December 31, 2015


National Institutes of Health