This class will introduce you to a range of empirical methods and challenges in economics and other social sciences. The emphasis is on applications. You will learn when different methods are appropriate and why. You will apply the methods discussed to a real data set in an end-of-term paper. Successful students will be prepared both to understand and to produce empirical work in social sciences.
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