This course lays the foundations of good research in the field of social sciences. It deals with the logic and assumptions underlying social research. Students will become exposed with various approaches to research design and methods. The course will help students to develop their own projects.
- Understand some of the most commonly used quantitative techniques, including logit/probit models, event history models, count models, and pooled cross-section techniques.
- Be familiarized with STATA data analysis and statistical software.