About the Authors

James A. Evans


Affiliation Department of Sociology, Computation Institute and Center for Health and the Social Sciences, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Jae-Mahn Shim

Affiliation Department of Sociology, University of Seoul, Seoul, Korea

John P. A. Ioannidis

Affiliation Departments of Medicine, Health Research and Policy, and Statistics, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JAE JMS JPI. Analyzed the data: JMS. Wrote the paper: JAE JMS. Critically revised the study: JPI.