Quantitative Research Methods Workshop

The Quantitative Research Methods Workshop features cutting-edge research developing and employing quantitative methods in the social sciences. The workshop will host prominent and up-and-coming scholars in a variety of disciplines, who will present work on a range of topics including experimental design, causal identification in observational studies, text analysis, and election forensics.  The series is being sponsored by the ISPS Center for the Study of American Politics and The Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale with support from the Edward J. and Dorothy Clarke Kempf Fund.

The workshop meets on selected Thursdays from 12:00-1:15 p.m. in Room A002 at ISPS, 77 Prospect Street and is open to the Yale community including Yale faculty, postdoctoral trainees, graduate & professional students, and invited scholars from other academic instutions.  Lunch will be served.

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Faculty Organizers: Peter Aronow, Professor of Political Science; and Josh Kalla, Assistant Professor of Political Science

Graduate Student Coordinator: Drew Stommes, Department of Political Science

Coordinator & Contact for Guest Travel: Pamela Greene

 Fall 2019 Schedule

DATE SPEAKER & TITLE
SEP 5 Jacqueline Mauro, Postdoctoral Scholar, School of Information, UC Berkeley
“Nonparametric Causal Estimators for Multivariate Missing Data: An Application to Estimate Treatment Effects from Digital Trace Data”
SEP 19 Benjamin Lauderdale, Professor of Political Science, University College London
SEP 26 Maria Cuellar, Assistant Professor of Criminolgy, University of Pennsylvania
OCT 3 D. Sunshine Hillygus, Professor of Political Science, Duke University
NOV 7 Dawn Teele, Assistant Professor of Political Science, University of Pennsylvania
NOV 21 Andrew Gelman, Professor of Statistics and Political Science, Columbia University
DEC 5 Nicole Pashley, PhD Candidate in Statistics, Harvard University

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