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Introduction to Impact Evaluation - Online
|NCRM, University of Southampton|
Professor Mike Brewer and Dr Angus Holford
25/11/2020 - 26/11/2020
Online run by University of Southampton
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This online course will introduce you to various empirical, quantitative methods that can be used to estimate the impact of a specific policy intervention. These methods can be referred to as “programme evaluation”, “impact assessment”, “causal estimation” or “impact evaluation”. The course assumes basic statistical concepts (mean, median, correlation, expected value, statistical significance and confidence intervals), and algebra is optional. It does not teach participants how to implement any of these methods using statistical software.
The course covers:
By the end of the course participants will:
This course is aimed at Government researchers and analysts interested in quantitative methods for impact evaluation, Third sector researchers and analysts interested in quantitative methods for impact evaluation, PhD students and junior researchers.
Entry (no or almost no prior knowledge)
The fee per teaching day is:
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Evaluation Research, Quasi-Experimental Research, Regression Methods
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