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  1. This work contributes to the discussion on how innovative data can support a fast crisis response. We use operational data from Facebook to gain useful insights on where people fleeing Ukraine following the Ru...

    Authors: Umberto Minora, Claudio Bosco, Stefano M. Iacus, Sara Grubanov-Boskovic, Francesco Sermi and Spyridon Spyratos
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:59
  2. The increasingly crucial role of human displacements in complex societal phenomena, such as traffic congestion, segregation, and the diffusion of epidemics, is attracting the interest of scientists from severa...

    Authors: Giovanni Mauro, Massimiliano Luca, Antonio Longa, Bruno Lepri and Luca Pappalardo
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:58
  3. Researchers have studied political ideology and polarization in many different contexts since their effects are usually closely related to aspects and actions of individuals and societies. Hence, being able to...

    Authors: Francisco Caravaca, José González-Cabañas, Ángel Cuevas and Rubén Cuevas
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:56
  4. Previous studies suggest that individuals sharing similar characteristics establish stronger social relationships. This motivates us to examine what combinations of socioeconomic investor attributes are more l...

    Authors: Margarita Baltakienė, Kęstutis Baltakys and Juho Kanniainen
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:54
  5. Place-based short-term crime prediction models leverage the spatio-temporal patterns of historical crimes to predict aggregate volumes of crime incidents at specific locations over time. Under the umbrella of ...

    Authors: Jiahui Wu, Saad Mohammad Abrar, Naman Awasthi, Enrique Frias-Martinez and Vanessa Frias-Martinez
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:53
  6. Cities have been extensively studied as complex adaptive systems over the last 50 years. Recently, several empirical studies and emerging theory provided support for the fact that many different urban indicato...

    Authors: Talia Kaufmann, Laura Radaelli, Luis M. A. Bettencourt and Erez Shmueli
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:50
  7. News sharing on social networks reveals how information disseminates among users. This process, constrained by user preferences and social ties, plays a key role in the formation of public opinion. In this wor...

    Authors: Tomas Cicchini, Sofia Morena del Pozo, Enzo Tagliazucchi and Pablo Balenzuela
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:48
  8. Politics in different countries show diverse degrees of polarization, which tends to be stronger on social media, given how easy it became to connect and engage with like-minded individuals on the web. A way o...

    Authors: Jordan K. Kobellarz, Miloš Broćić, Alexandre R. Graeml, Daniel Silver and Thiago H. Silva
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:47
  9. Recent years have witnessed the emerging of novel shared mobility solutions that provide diffused on-demand access to transportation. The widespread adoption of these solutions, particularly electric mopeds (e...

    Authors: Stefano Fiorini, Michele Ciavotta, Sagar Joglekar, Sanja Šćepanović and Daniele Quercia
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:46
  10. Railway systems form an important means of transport across the world. However, congestions or disruptions may significantly decrease these systems’ efficiencies, making predicting and understanding the result...

    Authors: Mark M. Dekker, Alexey N. Medvedev, Jan Rombouts, Grzegorz Siudem and Liubov Tupikina
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:44
  11. As the living tissue connecting urban places, streets play significant roles in driving city development, providing essential access, and promoting human interactions. Understanding street activities and how t...

    Authors: Tianyu Su, Maoran Sun, Zhuangyuan Fan, Ariel Noyman, Alex Pentland and Esteban Moro
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:43
  12. This work presents a portable framework to estimate potential park demand and park exposure through bipartite weighted networks. We use mobility information and open spatial information. Mobility information c...

    Authors: Ariel Salgado, Ziyun Yuan, Inés Caridi and Marta C. González
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:42
  13. Sustainability in tourism is a topic of global relevance, finding multiple mentions in the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. The complex task of balancing tourism’s economic, environmental, and soc...

    Authors: Felix J. Hoffmann, Fabian Braesemann and Timm Teubner
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:41
  14. Reaching consensus—a macroscopic state where the system constituents display the same microscopic state—is a necessity in multiple complex socio-technical and techno-economic systems: their correct functioning...

    Authors: Edoardo Fadda, Junda He, Claudio J. Tessone and Paolo Barucca
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:34
  15. GitHub has become the central online platform for much of open source, hosting most open source code repositories. With this popularity, the public digital traces of GitHub are now a valuable means to study te...

    Authors: Milo Z. Trujillo, Laurent Hébert-Dufresne and James Bagrow
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:31

    The Correction to this article has been published in EPJ Data Science 2022 11:37

  16. We quantify social media user engagement with low-credibility online news media sources using a simple and intuitive methodology, that we showcase with an empirical case study of the Twitter debate on immigrat...

    Authors: Salvatore Vilella, Alfonso Semeraro, Daniela Paolotti and Giancarlo Ruffo
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:29

    The Correction to this article has been published in EPJ Data Science 2022 11:38

  17. Understanding what factors predict whether an urban migrant will end up in a deprived neighbourhood or not could help prevent the exploitation of vulnerable individuals. This study leveraged pseudonymized mobi...

    Authors: Rosa Lavelle-Hill, John Harvey, Gavin Smith, Anjali Mazumder, Madeleine Ellis, Kelefa Mwantimwa and James Goulding
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:28
  18. One of the targets of the UN Sustainable Development Goals is to substantially reduce the number of global deaths and injuries from road traffic collisions. To this aim, European cities adopted various urban m...

    Authors: Marina Klanjčić, Laetitia Gauvin, Michele Tizzoni and Michael Szell
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:27
  19. Economic crimes such as money laundering, terrorism financing, tax evasion or corruption almost invariably involve the use of a corporate entity. Such entities are regularly incorporated and managed by corpora...

    Authors: Javier Garcia-Bernardo, Joost Witteman and Marilou Vlaanderen
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:23
  20. Most of the studies related to human mobility are focused on intra-country mobility. However, there are many scenarios (e.g., spreading diseases, migration) in which timely data on international commuters are ...

    Authors: Massimiliano Luca, Bruno Lepri, Enrique Frias-Martinez and Andra Lutu
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:22
  21. Despite recent achievements in predicting personality traits and some other human psychological features with digital traces, prediction of subjective well-being (SWB) appears to be a relatively new task with ...

    Authors: Polina Panicheva, Larisa Mararitsa, Semen Sorokin, Olessia Koltsova and Paolo Rosso
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:21
  22. Corruption has a significant impact on economic growth, democracy, and inequality. It has sever consequences at the human level. Public procurement, where public resources are used to purchase goods or service...

    Authors: Andrea Falcón-Cortés, Andrés Aldana and Hernán Larralde
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:19
  23. Online Social Networks (OSNs) offer new means for political communications that have quickly begun to play crucial roles in political campaigns, due to their pervasiveness and communication speed. However, the...

    Authors: Matteo Bruno, Renaud Lambiotte and Fabio Saracco
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:17

    The Correction to this article has been published in EPJ Data Science 2022 11:26

  24. Large scale analysis of source code, and in particular scientific source code, holds the promise of better understanding the data science process, identifying analytical best practices, and providing insights ...

    Authors: Ge Zhang, Mike A. Merrill, Yang Liu, Jeffrey Heer and Tim Althoff
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:14
  25. Cargo ships navigating global waters are required to be sufficiently safe and compliant with international treaties. Governmental inspectorates currently assess in a rule-based manner whether a ship is potenti...

    Authors: Gerrit Jan de Bruin, Antonio Pereira Barata, H. Jaap van den Herik, Frank W. Takes and Cor J. Veenman
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:13
  26. Social network structures have an additional effect on success other than individual factors. Whether this is true for failure, the opposite of success, still remains unclear. This paper focuses on the associa...

    Authors: Shan Lu, Jichang Zhao and Huiwen Wang
    Citation: EPJ Data Science 2022 11:10

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