Calendar

LEC # TOPICS KEY DATES
1 Introduction: Approaches to Political Analysis
2 Measurement Hand out group projects
3 Data Resources and Library Research
4 Introduction to STATA® Hand out problem set 1
5 Measurement (cont.)
6 Descriptive Univariate Statistics
7 Correlation and Bivariate Regression Collect problem set 1

Hand out problem set 2
8 Multiple Regression I
9 Multiple Regression II Collect problem set 2

Hand out problem set 3
10 Presentation of Group Projects
11 Meet Individually to Talk about Individual Projects
12 Sampling and Inference I Collect problem set 3

Hand out problem set 4
13 Sampling and Inference II
14 Class Topic to be Announced
15-18 Preliminary Presentations Collect problem set 4 two days before lecture 15
19-21 Informal Work Sessions
22-25 Final Presentations Write-ups due on lecture 25 by 5 pm