Numerous organizations aim at producing and transmitting knowledge on socio-economic matters. Citizens and decision makers are flooded by the often conflicting testimonies of these organizations. How can the layperson navigate in this ocean of discourse? Are all these organizations equally reliable?

The Canada Research Chair in Applied Epistemology aims at a better understanding and a more principled evaluation of the epistemic characteristics of these organizations.

This content has been updated on April 26th, 2016 at 21 h 40 min.