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Ted Hsuan Yun Chen

Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Helsinki; Department of Computer Science, Aalto University
Email: ted.hsuanyun.chen [at] gmail [period/dot] com

Ted Hsuan Yun Chen is a Postdoctoral Researcher jointly appointed in the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Helsinki and the Department of Computer Science, Aalto University. His primary research agenda focuses on the social and political consequences of climate change, and efforts to stem these negative and often conflictual outcomes. He is particularly interested in the role of activism and science communication in contestations over climate policies. He also has a methodological focus in developing computational approaches for studying complexity in political phenomena, with emphasis on network methods.

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Chen, Ted Hsuan Yun and Boyoon Lee. 2022. Income-based inequality in post-disaster migration is lower in high resilience areas: Evidence from U.S. internal migration.” Environmental Research Letters 17: 034043.
Chen, Ted Hsuan Yun et al. 2021. “Polarization of climate politics results from partisan sorting: Evidence from Finnish Twittersphere.” Global Environmental Change 71: 102348.


Chen, Ted Hsuan Yun. 2021. “Statistical inference for multilayer networks in political science.” Political Science Research and Methods 9(2).

Xia, Yan, Ted Hsuan Yun Chen, and Mikko Kivelä. 2021. “Spread of tweets in climate discussions: A case study of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize announcement.” Nordic Journal of Media Studies 3.