Online research methods workshops

Percontor just posted their latest online methods workshop schedule. They are offering new workshops on conducting focus groups and multiple imputation: http://www.percontor.org/upcoming-workshops/ Survey research Writing and evaluating good survey questions Increasing web survey response rates: What works? Qualitative research Focus groups for qualitative research and program evaluation Quantitative methods Refresher on multiple regression for the…

Summer methods workshops

Percontor has just posted their summer schedule here: http://www.percontor.org/upcoming-workshops/ Topics: Refresher on multiple regression Writing and evaluating good survey questions Data management using Stata Increasing web survey response rates Logistic regression: analyzing binary outcomes  

ICPSR: probably the best summer school for methods training

I spent a summer here several years ago, studying maximum likelihood estimators and game theory. Great opportunity, if you can afford it: ** 2015 ICPSR Summer Program ———————————————————— ** Registration Is Now Open ———————————————————— The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) is pleased to announce the 2015 Summer Program in Quantitative Methods of…

Workshop on quasi-experimental methods with Cook and Shadish

A workshop on better quasi-experimental design and analysis will take place at Northwestern University from Monday, August 3rd to Friday, August 14th. The workshop is for faculty from all disciplines who have an interest in causal research in education, though some advanced graduate students working with quasi-experimental data are also welcome. This two-week workshop will…

2015 Northwestern-Duke Causal Inference Workshops

From my email: Northwestern University and Duke University are holding two workshops on Research Design for Causal Inference this year.  They will run back-to-back at Northwestern Law School in downtown Chicago.  We invite you to attend either or both.  Apologies for the length of this message. Main workshop:  Monday – Friday, July 13-17, 2015 Advanced…