Data Science Short Course - Week 3: Part 1 & 2*

  • Collective Campus, Level 1 20 Queen St Melbourne, VIC, 3000 Australia

*Part 2 will take place on Thursday 20th August from 6:00pm - 8:30pm

WEEK THREE: CAUSALITY

  • What is causality, and why won’t predictive models help me?
  • Data generating processes and observational equivalence
  • Unobserved data and simultaneity
  • The experimental ideal
  • Natural experiments as a way of thinking about the world
  • Instrumental variables
  • Other techniques (Difference-in-differences, regression discontinuity)
  • Matching routines

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