[2020 Spring] POLS GA 1251 Quant II

Announcements

  • Office hours sign-ups are now posted. See here.
  • No class on the following dates:
    • February 17 and 19 (Presidents’ Day and then away)
    • March 16 and 18 (NYU spring break)
    • March 30 and April 1 (away)

Resources

Sessions

Jan 27, 29
Feb 3, 5
Feb 10, 12
Feb 24, 26
Mar 1, 4
  • 9 instrumental variables I
  • 10 instrumental variables II
Mar 9, 11
  • 11 repeated observations I
  • 12 mid-term exam
Mar 23, 25
  • 13 repeated observations II
  • 14 regression discontinuity I
Apr 6, 8
  • 15 regression discontinuity II
  • 16 mediators, moderators, and causal explanation I
Apr 13, 15
  • 17 mediators, moderators, and causal explanation II
  • 18 distributional effects
Apr 20, 22
  • 19 multiple endpoints
  • 20 missing data and attrition
Apr 27, 29
  • 21 interference and spillover effects
  • 22 limited dependent variable effects
May 4, 6
  • 23 machine learning and causal inference
  • 24 generalization and external validity
May 11
  • 25 structure and identification
May 11-15
  • take-home final exam

Homework

homework 1 (due Wed, 5-Feb-2020):
homework 2 (due Wed, 19-Feb-2020):
homework 3 (due Wed, 4-Mar-2020):
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