Data Fabrication

The case of Nicolas Guéguen, a professor recently charged with data fabrication, leads to a broader discussion of data fabrication and research misconduct.


Robert Francis is a doctoral student at Johns Hopkins University. Robert wrote “Him, Not Her: Why Working-class White Men Reluctant about Trump Still Made Him President of the United States” in Socius. Twitter: @MrBobFrancis

Joseph Nathan Cohen co-hosts The Annex and directs the Sociocast Project. He is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the City University of New York, Queens College. He wrote Financial Crisis in American Households: The Basic Expenses That Bankrupt the Middle Class (2017, Praeger) and co-authored Global Capitalism: A Sociological Perspective (2010, Polity). Twitter: @jncohen

Leslie Hinkson co-hosts The Annex. She is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Georgetown University. Her recent book is Subprime Health: Debt and Race in U.S. Medicine(2017 University of Minnesota Press).

Gabriel Rossman co-hosts The AnnexHe is an Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles. He wrote Climbing the Charts: What Radio Airplay Tells Us about the Diffusion of Innovation(2015, Princeton) Twitter: @GabrielRossman

About the Podcast

The Annex is a lighthearted, informal banter and interview show for academic sociologists.  It discusses both general and disciplinary news, ideas, and research, and it interviews guests from across the discipline. As of April 2019, our catalog registered an average of nearly 400 daily listens. 

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