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Jun. 22, 2023

In the Media: Stacey Wood Discusses Hybrid Scams in The Conversation

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Feb. 3, 2023

In the Media: Stacey Wood Discusses the Gullibility of Experts in The Conversation

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Jun. 21, 2022

In the Media: Stacey Wood Discusses Cryptocurrency Scams in The Conversation

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The Conversation


June 22, 2023

In the Media: Stacey Wood Discusses Hybrid Scams in The Conversation

Wood explores the rise of hybrid scams—scams that combine two or more types of fraud, such as romance scams and investment scams.

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February 3, 2023

In the Media: Stacey Wood Discusses the Gullibility of Experts in The Conversation

Digital and social media-dependent scams, such as the recent FTX cryptocurrency collapse, have attracted a number of celebrity endorsements and investors.

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June 21, 2022

In the Media: Stacey Wood Discusses Cryptocurrency Scams in The Conversation

Wood and Hanoch point out that many cryptocurrency scams combine similar techniques as other types of fraud—such as romance scams and Ponzi schemes—with the anonymity and lack of oversight that the cryptocurrency market provides duplicitous users.

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February 3, 2022

In the Media: The Conversation Highlights Roberto Pedace’s Research on the Economics of Marijuana Legalization

The Conversation featured a study co-authored by Robert Pedace, professor of economics, on marijuana legalization’s potential effect on banking activity.

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July 13, 2021

In the Media: Luis Salés Explores the Nuances of Early Christian Attitudes toward Reproductive Health in The Conversation

In The Conversation, Assistant Professor of Religious Studies Luis Salés explores the nuances of early Christian attitudes toward reproductive health.

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May 6, 2021

In the Media: Lars Schmitz Discusses Modern Imaging Techniques and Paleontology in National Geographic

Lars Schmitz, associate professor of biology in the W.M. Keck Science Department, spoke to National Geographic about the valuable role that modern imaging techniques play in paleontological discoveries.

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January 29, 2021

In the Media: MSN Entertainment Cites Roberto Pedace’s Analysis of Celebrity Salaries

MSN Entertainment cited Professor of Economics Roberto Pedace’s analysis of Hollywood salaries in an article on celebrities who’ve negotiated for better pay.

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March 18, 2020

In the Media: National Geographic Discusses Professor Lars Schmitz’ Discovery of New Dinosaur Species

W.M. Keck Science Department Associate Professor of Biology Lars Schmitz spoke to National Geographic about the discovery of a new species of dinosaur, Oculudentavis khaungraae. An international team of researchers, including Schmitz, discovered what is seemingly the mature skull of a specimen preserved in Burmese amber.

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