240072 UE MM1 - Methods of Quantitative Research in Development Studies (2020S)
- Registration is open from Th 20.02.2020 10:00 to Tu 03.03.2020 09:00
- Deregistration possible until Th 30.04.2020 23:59
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I. IntroductionWilliam Easterly (2009): "The Anarchy of Success," The New York Review of Books, 56(15), October.II. Descriptive statisticsNCT: Chapters 1 and 2.III. ProbabilityNCT: Chapter 3.IV. Random variablesNCT: Chapters 4-6.V. InferenceNCT: Chapters 7-10.VI. Regression AnalysisNCT: Chapters 11-13.Miguel Niño-Zarazúa (2012): “Quantitative Analysis in Social Sciences: A Brief Introduction for Non-Economists,” manuscript, WIDER.