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Table 1 Comparison between observed and expected adoptions via hiring for each research topic

From: Prestige drives epistemic inequality in the diffusion of scientific ideas

topic X \(f_{\mathrm{obs}}\) \(f_{\mathrm{exp}}\) p
topic modeling 0.35 0.23 0.01 ± 0.01
incremental computing 0.39 0.20 0.01 ± 0.01
deep learning 0.35 0.34 0.34 ± 0.01
quantum computing 0.32 0.22 0.01 ± 0.01
mechanism design 0.48 0.21 0.01 ± 0.01