SES #  TOPICS  KEY DATES 

1  Introduction  
2  Introduction to STATA^{®}  Problem set 1 handed out 
3 
Descriptive statistics I Student hardnosed empiricist presentation 
Introduction assignment due Group projects handed out 
4 
Data resources and library research Student hardnosed empiricist presentation 

5 
Descriptive statistics II Student hardnosed empiricist presentation 

6 
Bivariate relationships I Student hardnosed empiricist presentation 
Problem set 1 due 
7 
Bivariate relationships II Student hardnosed empiricist presentation 
Problem set 2 handed out 
8 
Multiple regression I Student hardnosed empiricist presentation 

9 
Multiple regression II Student hardnosed empiricist presentation 
Problem set 2 due 
10  Presentations of group projects  
11–12  Workshop and individual meetings  Group project written reports due 
13 
Sampling and inference I Student hardnosed empiricist presentation 
Problem set 3 handed out 
14 
Sampling and inference II Student hardnosed empiricist presentation 

15 
Make up  this is a builtin flexible day, to make up lost time if we get behind Student hardnosed empiricist presentation 
Problem set 3 due Problem set 4 handed out 
16–17 
Preliminary final project presentations and work sessions – these sessions are for you to work on your project and seek help Student hardnosed empiricist presentation during session 16 
Problem set 4 due during session 17 
18  Short exam which will cover all the technical material in the class  
19–22  Preliminary final project presentations and work sessions  
23–26  Final project presentations  Final project writeups due on the last day of the course 
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