Week 1: Randomized Experiments


  • Sections 2.1-2.4 of Quantitative Social Science.


  • Complete “QSS Tutorial 1: Causality I” and upload the PDF report you produce at the end of the tutorial to Gradescope (see link at the top of this page) by Monday, September 7th 11:59pm ET.
  • If you have any issues opening the tutorial, please see the instructions on how to install the tutorials.

Problem Sets

Lecture Video 1: Introduction to Causality

Lecture Video 2: Randomized Experiments

Live Meeting

R Coding Demonstration