Assignment 3 Posted

February 14, 2013

Assignment 3 has been posted on WebAssign and is due 2/20 at 7PM.

Assignment 2 Posted

February 9, 2013

Assignment 2 has now been posted on WebAssign. It's due on Wednesday, February 13 at 7pm before section. The instructions are also available in pdf form.

Assignment 1 Posted

January 31, 2013

Assignment 1 has now been posted on WebAssign. It's due on Wednesday, February 6 at 8pm before section. The instructions are also available in pdf form. The required dataset is available both through WebAssign and here.

1st class, 1/28/2013

January 19, 2013

Please bring a charged smartphone, laptop, or other web-enabled device to class.

Week 12 Reading Assignment

April 16, 2012
DUE: 8:00am Sunday, April 22

READING: 1) Hopkins and King "A Method of Automated Nonparametric Content Analysis for Social Science" (words.pdf), and 2) Grimmer and King "General Purpose Computer-Assisted Clustering and Conceptualization" (201018067_online_1.pdf)

Week 11 Reading Assignments

April 9, 2012
DUE: 8:00am Sunday, April 15

READING: 1) "Analyzing Incomplete Political Science Data: An Alternative Algorithm for Multiple Imputation" (King et al.pdf); 2) "What to Do about Missing Values in Time-Series Cross-Section Data" (HonakerKing.pdf)

Problem Set 7

March 29, 2012
DUE: Thursday Apr. 12, 6:00pm
Problem Set 6 is has been posted on iSites. It is due before Section 11 on iSties dropbox.
This is the last problem set.

Week 9 Reading Assignments

March 26, 2012

DUE: 8:00am Sunday, April 2
READING: Imai, King, Stuart. 2008. "Misunderstandings between experimentalists and observationalists about causal inference" in NB
VIDEO: End of March 28, 2011 Video Part II: Bias-Variance Tradeoff in Matching, Space Graph.