Parsing Science - Cognitive Biases on the Supreme Court

Can common cognitive biases and heuristics influence U.S. Supreme Court decisions? In episode 40, <a href="https://equity.ucla.edu/about-us/our-teams/bruinx/" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Jonathan Feingold</a> and <a href="https://www.evelyn-carter.com/" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Evelyn Carter</a> from the <a href="https://equity.ucla.edu/" rel="noopener" target="_blank">University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)</a> discuss the sometimes selective use of social science research by U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice William Rehnquist as analyzed in their article “<a href="https://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=3147999" rel="noopener" target="_blank">Eyes Wide Open: What Social Science Can Tell Us About the Supreme Court’s Use of Social Science</a>” published on August 8, 2018 in the <a href="http://www.northwesternlawreview.org/" rel="noopener" target="_blank"><em>Northwestern University Law Review</em></a>.<div><br></div><div>https://www.parsingscience.org/2019/01/09/feingold-carter/<br></div><div><br></div>