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Thompson says America must "unchoose" policies that have led to mass incarceration

Axinn says new data on campus rape will "allow students to see for themselves the full extent of this problem"

Frey says white population is growing in Detroit and other large cities


Susan Murphy to speak at U-M kickoff for data science initiative, Oct 6, Rackham

Andrew Goodman-Bacon, former trainee, wins 2015 Nevins Prize for best dissertation in economic history

Deirdre Bloome wins ASA award for work on racial inequality and intergenerational transmission

Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics

Next Brown Bag

Monday, Oct 5 at noon, 6050 ISR
Colter Mitchell: Biological consequences of poverty

students working with data

Quantitative literacy in social sciences

7/14/2010 feature story

Bill Frey, George Alter, and Lynette Hoelter are building on the success of SSDAN to launch new teaching resources for engaging undergraduates in quantitative analyses across the curriculum using simplified extracts of large data sets. Interested faculty can opt for in-person or online training covering new data sets, statistical techniques, and teaching and assessment procedures.

More Information.

George C. Alter
William H. Frey
Lynette Hoelter

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