Researcher

Adjunct Professor Paul X McCarthy

My Expertise

Expertise includes:

  • Emerging technologies
  • Startups and innovation
  • Unconventional data
  • Natural language processing
  • Machine learning
  • Computational social science

Research interests include:

  • Data science and its application in business, economics and psychology
  • Digital economics
  • Occupation-personality fit
  • History and philosophy of science 

 

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Biography

Professor Paul X McCarthy is a CEO, computational social science research leader and author.   His bestselling book Online Gravity explains how technology is rebooting economics worldwide and is now published in English (Simon & Schuster, London & Sydney), Chinese (Citic Press, Beijing) and Russian (AST, Moscow). McCarthy is a contributor to The Conversation, AFR and Forbes on business, technology and innovation.

McCarthy is CEO and co-founder...view more

Professor Paul X McCarthy is a CEO, computational social science research leader and author.   His bestselling book Online Gravity explains how technology is rebooting economics worldwide and is now published in English (Simon & Schuster, London & Sydney), Chinese (Citic Press, Beijing) and Russian (AST, Moscow). McCarthy is a contributor to The Conversation, AFR and Forbes on business, technology and innovation.

McCarthy is CEO and co-founder of League of Scholars a startup working with Universities, Governments and Publishers including Nature and News Corporation to help understand who’s who in research worldwide. McCarthy is also co-founder of several innovative enterprises for IBM, NSW Government and CSIRO—Australia’s National Science Agency and the inventors of Wi-Fi. Previously he was a founding board member and Chairman of The Studio — a new global media tech hub launched in Sydney in 2018 by Scott Morrison, MP. 

McCarthy is a trusted adviser to Government and a number of technology startups and an Honorary Fellow at Western Sydney University.

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Publications

by Adjunct Professor Paul X McCarthy