Tuesday, May 03, 2011

FYiPOST: Causal Inference Workshops - Chicago, IL

Northwestern Law School is holding two separate Causal Inference workshops this summer. The workshops are sponsored by Northwestern University, University of Southern California, and the Society for Empirical Legal Studies.

Causal Inference: Frequentist Methods Workshop
The main Research Design for Causal Inference workshop (second annual) will be Mon.-Fri., Aug. 15-19, 2011.

Overview of the core methods for credible causal inference from observational data, where part of the sample is "treated" in some way, the control group is drawn from the rest of the sample, but the researcher controls neither the assignment of units to treatment nor administration of the treatment. Registration deadline: August 2, 2011.

Causal Inference: Bayesian Methods Workshop
A workshop on Bayesian methods for causal inference will be held Mon.-Wed., July 11-13, 2011. Registration deadline: June 24, 2011.


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