Readings for 2-23-2015

February 23, 2015

The readings for next week are:

Reread chapter 4 of UPM. Specifically focus on sections 4.1, 4.2, 4.4, and 4.6.
Eschewing Obfuscation? Campaigns and the Perception of U.S. Senate Incumbents by Charles Franklin (1991)

Also, don't forget to submit your replication paper topics to Canvas by Wednesday at 6pm. You should also begin to try to get the data for the paper you're planning to replicate, as Gary discussed at the beginning of lecture today.

Announcements for 2-9-15

February 8, 2015

As you've probably heard, classes are cancelled tomorrow at Harvard. Even though we won't have class, we don't want to fall behind schedule. As such, we'd like you all to watch a lecture video from last year. You should start at about 31:20 and watch to the end. In section on Wednesday we'll be discussing some of this material, so please watch the video before then. Here's the link to it: