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The Resource Field experiments and their critics : essays on the uses and abuses of experimentation in the social sciences, edited by Dawn Langan Teele

Field experiments and their critics : essays on the uses and abuses of experimentation in the social sciences, edited by Dawn Langan Teele

Label
Field experiments and their critics : essays on the uses and abuses of experimentation in the social sciences
Title
Field experiments and their critics
Title remainder
essays on the uses and abuses of experimentation in the social sciences
Statement of responsibility
edited by Dawn Langan Teele
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
300.72
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
H62
LC item number
.F4195 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The Yale ISPS series
Label
Field experiments and their critics : essays on the uses and abuses of experimentation in the social sciences, edited by Dawn Langan Teele
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction / Dawn L. Teele -- The illusion of learning from observational research / Alan Gerber, Donald Green, and Edward Kaplan -- A defense of observational research / Susan Stokes -- A retreat from radical skepticism : rebalancing theory, measurement, and randomization in development economics / Christopher B. Barrett and Michael R. Carter -- The experimental approach to development economics / Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo -- Reflections on the ethics of field experiments / Dawn L. Teele -- Instruments, randomization, and learning about development / Angus Deaton -- Experimental reasoning in social science / Andrew Gelman -- Misunderstandings between experimentalists and observationalists about causal inference / Kosuke Imai, Gary King, and Elizabeth A. Stuart -- Methods are like people : if you focus only on what they can't do, you will always be disappointed / Ian Shapiro -- References -- Contributors -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 270 pages
Isbn
9780300169409
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2013007487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn832705726
Label
Field experiments and their critics : essays on the uses and abuses of experimentation in the social sciences, edited by Dawn Langan Teele
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction / Dawn L. Teele -- The illusion of learning from observational research / Alan Gerber, Donald Green, and Edward Kaplan -- A defense of observational research / Susan Stokes -- A retreat from radical skepticism : rebalancing theory, measurement, and randomization in development economics / Christopher B. Barrett and Michael R. Carter -- The experimental approach to development economics / Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo -- Reflections on the ethics of field experiments / Dawn L. Teele -- Instruments, randomization, and learning about development / Angus Deaton -- Experimental reasoning in social science / Andrew Gelman -- Misunderstandings between experimentalists and observationalists about causal inference / Kosuke Imai, Gary King, and Elizabeth A. Stuart -- Methods are like people : if you focus only on what they can't do, you will always be disappointed / Ian Shapiro -- References -- Contributors -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 270 pages
Isbn
9780300169409
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2013007487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn832705726

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