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How can we know if the differences in wages between men and women are caused by discrimination or differences in background characteristics? In this PhD-level course we look at causal effects as opposed to spurious relationships. We will discuss how they can be identified in the social sciences using quantitative data, and describe how this can help us understand social mechanisms....
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Difference In DifferencesInstrumental VariableCausal InferenceCausality
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The Nature of Causal Effects and How to Measure Them

Welcome to the first week of the course! Thıs week we are looking at the nature of causal effects and how to measure them. ...
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1 видео (всего 12 мин.), 1 материал для самостоятельного изучения, 2 тестов
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Quiz2 практического упражнения
Module 1 Lecture Quiz20мин
Module 1 Case Quiz6мин

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The Multivariate Regression Model and Mediating Factors

This second module introduces you multivariate regression model and the concept of mediating factors....
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1 видео (всего 12 мин.), 2 тестов
Quiz2 практического упражнения
Module 2 Lecture Quiz20мин
Module 2 Case Quiz8мин

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Randomized Controlled Trials

In this third week of the course we are having a closer look at causality and the randomzied controlled trial....
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1 видео (всего 16 мин.), 2 тестов
Quiz2 практического упражнения
Module 3 Lecture Quiz20мин
Module 3 Case Quiz6мин

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Instrumental Variables

The fourth week of the course we will go through the concept of instrumental variables....
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1 видео (всего 23 мин.), 3 тестов
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Quiz3 практического упражнения
Module 4 Lecture Quiz20мин
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Преподаватель

Anders Holm

Professor
Department of Sociology

О University of Copenhagen

The University of Copenhagen is the oldest University in Denmark - founded in 1479, and with over 38,000 students and more than 9,000 employees. The purpose of the University is to conduct research and provide education to the highest academic level. Based in Denmark's capital city it is one of the top research institutions in Europe. ...

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