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VW Diesel Scandal Cost German Carmakers Plenty

U-M Research Seminar in Quantitative Economics Director Gabriel Ehrlich discovers that the Volkswagen (VW) diesel scandal not only significantly reduced VW sales, but also negatively impacted all German automakers and their affiliates. July 31, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Business #Society #Automotive #Statistics #Global #Sustainability #GabrielEhrlich ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Online Certificate Program in Mixed Methods Research

The Certificate in Mixed Methods Research is designed for researchers and practitioners in social work, nursing, psychology, public health, anthropology, political science, sociology, education, and other applied fields who are interested in: ways to integrate qualitative and quantitative research methods and data commonly used qualitative and quantitative data collection methods and procedures popular data analysis techniques used in the applied professions effective...


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Indices of Selection Bias for Non-probability Samples

U-M Survey Research Center conducts a study on the selection bias for health science researchers and uses non-probability data samples to do so. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #Institute for Social Research #Society #HealthandWellness #Research #Statistics #BradyWest #RoderickLittle​​​​​​​​​​


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Data Collection Using Wearables, Sensors, and Apps in the Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences

U-M Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques offers a short course on wearable technologies to collect health data, while taking the burden of tracking information off of the patient. #60+mins #workshop #SurveyResearchCenter #Technology #Health/Wellness #DataScience #Statistics #Medicine

 07-01-2019 12:00 PM - 07-02-2019 04:00 PM ET


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Introduction to Applied Questionnaire Design

U-M Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques provides the course, "Introduction to Applied Questionnaire Design," where participants learn to critique and prepare their own survey questions. #60+mins #workshop #SurveyResearchCenter #Science #Career #Statistics #DataScience #Research

 06-17-2019 09:00 AM - 07-17-2019 12:00 PM ET


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20 Ways to Test Your Survey Questions

U-M Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques presents a week-long course taught by UK Survey Methods Consultant, Pamela Campanelli. Participants will learn 20 different methods for testing survey questions. #60+mins #workshop #SurveyResearchCenter #Science #Career #Statistics #DataScience #Research #PamelaCampanelli

 06-17-2019 01:00 PM - 06-21-2019 04:00 PM ET


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‘Tis The Season For Conception

U-M research fellow Kevin M. Bakker and coauthor examine the patterns of seasonality in reproduction and explain their statistical findings, noting the influence of evolutionary mating mechanisms. December 19, 2018. #5-15mins #web-article #TheConversation #HealthandWellness #Society #Statistics #Children #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #ObstetricsandGynecology ​​​​​​​​​​


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The Power of Quantitative Data: How Numbers Illuminate Policy Problems and Solutions

School of Public Health associate professor of Health Management and Policy David Hutton finds new methods of measuring expected costs, allowing legislators to turn raw data into meaningful public health and environmental policy. October 17, 2018. #5-15mins #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #Science #healthcare #Biology #Statistics #DavidHutton


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Axinn: The Association Between College Experience and The Odds of Forced Intercourse

Ford School of Public Policy Professor William Axinn discusses the trends in sexual assault and rape in contemporary America and how it relates to problems now facing universities. February 5, 2018. #web-article #5-15minutes #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Statistics #GenderIssues #PublicPolicy ...


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When Politicians Cherry-Pick Data and Disregard Facts, What Should We Academics Do?

Michigan Ross Professor Andy Hoffman shares some of the current problems facing the scientific community when it comes to how politicians use data as well as what scientists should do to ensure the community does not lose credibility. June 13, 2017. #5-15mins #Business #web-article #MichiganRoss #Politics #Statistics #EarthandEnvironmentalSciences #Business #GovernmentandPolitics #Science ​​​​​​​​​​ ...