### Required

King, Gary. 1989. Unifying Political Methodology: The Likelihood Theory of Statistical Inference Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press.

A variety of papers will be assigned as well, available on the web.

### Recommended

It is also helpful to have access to a book on R/S programming such as

- Fox, John. 2002.
*An R and S-Plus Companion to Applied Regression*. Sage Publications. - Imai, Kosuke, Gary King, and Olivia Lau. 2011. Zelig: Everyone's Statistical Software, Manuscript.
- Ripley, Brian D. and Venables, William N. 2002.
*Modern Applied Statistics with S**,*Springer.

### Suggested

- Pawitan, Yudi. 2001.
*In All Likelihood: Statistical Modelling and Inference Using Likelihood*. Oxford University Press - Barnett, Vic. 1982.
*Comparative Statistical Inference*. 2nd edition. Wiley. - Chiang, Alpha. 1984.
*Fundamental Methods of Mathematical Economics*. McGraw-Hill. - DeGroot, Morris H. 1986.
*Probability and Statistics*. Addison-Wesley. or Mendenhall, William and Robert J. Beaver.\ 1994.*Mathematical Statistics with Applications*. Duxbury. - Edwards, A.W.F. 1984.
*Likelihood*. Cambridge University Press. - Gelman, Andrew et al. 2004.
*Bayesian Data Analysis*. Chapman and Hall. - Gill, Jeff. 2008.
*Bayesian Methods: A Social and Behavioral Sciences Approach*, 2nd ed, Chapman and Hall. - Harvey, Andrew C. 1990.
*The Econometric Analysis of Time Series*. MIT Press. - Joreskog, Karl G. and Dag Sorbom, edited by Jay Magidson. 1979.
*Advances in Factor Analysis and Structural Equation Models*. University Press of America. - King, Gary. 1997. A Solution to the Ecological Inference Problem: Reconstructing Individual Behavior from Aggregate Data. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
- Kleppner, Daniel and Norman Ramsey. Quick Calculus. Wiley.
- Lee J. Bain and Max Engelhardt. 1987.
*Introduction to Probability and Mathematical Statistics*. Duxbury. - McCullagh, Peter and J. A. Nelder. 1993.
*Generalized Linear Models*Chapman-Hall. - Mills, Terence C. 1990.
*Time Series Techniques for Economists*. New York: Cambridge University Press. - Norman J. Johnson and Samuel Kotz.
*Distributions in Statistics*, four volumes. John Wiley and Sons. - Rice, John A. 1995.
*Mathematical Statistics and Data Analysis*, 2nd Ed. Belmont, CA: Duxbury Press. - Rubinsten, Reuven Y. 1981.
*Simulation and the Monte Carlo Method*, New York: John Wiley. - Schafer, Joseph L. 1997.
*Analysis of Incomplete Multivariate Data*. New York: Chapman-Hall. - Tanner, Martin A. 1996.
*Tools for statistical inference: observed data and data augmentation methods*, 3rd edition. New York: Springer.