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Will Dobbie

Professor of Public Policy

Intended as a continuation of API-209, Advanced Quantitative Methods I, this course focuses on developing the theoretical basis and practical application of the most common tools of empirical analysis including non-linear models, instrumental variables, and panel data. Foundations of analysis will be coupled with hands-on examples and assignments involving the analysis of data sets.

Prerequisite: API-209 or permission of instructor. This course is open to non-MPA/ID students only by permission of instructor. May not be taken for credit with API-202.