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Key concepts




Before class


Required readings

  • Meier, K. J., Brudney, J. L., & Bohte, J. (2015). Applied Statistics for Public and Nonprofit Administration (Ninth edition). Cengage Learning., Chapters 12-14, Ch 15 (pp 258-268)
  • Wonnacott, T. H., & Wonnacott, R. J. (1990). Introductory Statistics (5th ed). Wiley., Only Chapter 10.1 (one-way ANOVA)
  • Fink, S. (2018). Puerto Rico: How Do We Know 3,000 People Died as a Result of Hurricane Maria? The New York Times. https://www.nytimes.com/2018/06/02/us/puerto-rico-death-tolls.html
  • ZACH. (2020). 4 Examples of Using ANOVA in Real Life. Statology. https://www.statology.org/anova-real-life-examples/



In class


Take the pre-lecture survey here.


Empirical studies as examples


TBD.