COMM 840 - Special Topics in the Social Science Tradition
Winter 2022, Section 001 - Studying Social and Political Phenomena In 2020: A Workshop on Natural Experiments, Modeling, and Other Inferences - Bring Your Own Data
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Communication and Media (COMM)
Department: LSA Communication and Media
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May be repeated for a maximum of 15 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
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How should we analyze and make sense of the data gathered about elections, social disruptions, and other changes that occurred in society during a tumultuous year in ways that will yield robust and valuable inferences about the social and political world. We will discuss standards of evidence, natural experiments, how to write research papers about one-off phenomena, and other topics that will help graduate students understand what they can (and cannot) do with the data they have collected. Students who are interested in the class but do not already have applicable data should are also welcome, but asked to contact me in advance, as I will likely be able to connect them to data that would be helpful.


COMM 840 - Special Topics in the Social Science Tradition
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001 (SEM)
 In Person
M 1:00PM - 4:00PM
Note: Reserved for graduate students only.

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