Undergraduate Module Descriptor

SSIM906: Quantitative Dissertation

This module descriptor refers to the 2017/8 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

G King, R Keohane and S Verba, Designing Social Inquiry (Princeton UP, 1994);

D Burton (ed), Research Training for Social Scientists: A Handbook for Postgraduate Researchers (Sage, 2000).

S. Jackman. Bayesian Analysis for the Social Sciences (Wiley, 2000).

W. Greene. Econometric Analysis (Pearson, 2012).

Angrist, J., and Pishke, S. Mostly Harmless Econometrics (Princeton University Press, 2009).

Gelman, Andrew, and Jennifer Hill. Data analysis using regression and multilevel/hierarchical models. Cambridge University Press, 2006.

Kosuke, I.. Quantitative Social Science: An Introduction. (Princeton University Press, 2017)

Wooldridge, J. Econometric Analysis of Cross-Section and Panel Data (2010, MIT University Press).

Subject-specific reading will varying according to research topic.