MPP Courses

Tools for Causal Inference

Political Economy of Development

Introduction to Data Science using R

Improving Designs in the Social Sciences (IDSS)

Improving Designs in the Social Sciences (IDSS) is an interdisciplinary working group at UCLA with the goal of helping faculty and graduate students develop research projects in which they make credible causal inferences to address substantive research questions.

New Course & Book on African Politics

David Laitin and I designed a new undergraduate course on African politics. We converted these materials into a book under contract with Yale University Press.