Polimetrics

A.A. 2017/2018
Insegnamento per
6
Crediti massimi
40
Ore totali
Lingua
Inglese
Obiettivi formativi
This course is aimed to teach to students the main theories and the connected statistical methods available in the literature to correctly estimate the policy space within which the political competition occurs as well as to measure the positions of political actors interacting in such space

Struttura insegnamento e programma

Edizione attiva
Responsabile
STUDENTI FREQUENTANTI
Programma
This course is aimed to teach to students the main theories and the connected statistical methods available in the literature to correctly estimate the policy space within which the political competition occurs as well as to measure the positions of political actors interacting in such space. Moreover, students will learn to apply the spatial theory of voting in different settings to better understand the entire political cycle: from electoral competition to government formation. To this aim, several different open-source softwares will be employed during the classes.
Propedeuticità
Statistics; Political Science
Prerequisiti e modalità di esame
Statistics; Political Science
Course grades will be based on a written exam that aims to verify that students have learnt the main topics discussed during classes
Materiale didattico e bibliografia
A companion of texts will be made available during the year.
STUDENTI NON FREQUENTANTI
Programma
This course is aimed to teach to students the main theories and the connected statistical methods available in the literature to correctly estimate the policy space within which the political competition occurs as well as to measure the positions of political actors interacting in such space. Moreover, students will learn to apply the spatial theory of voting in different settings to better understand the entire political cycle: from electoral competition to government formation.
Prerequisiti e modalità di esame
Statistics; Political Science
Course grades will be based on a written exam that aims to verify that students have learnt the main topics discussed in the texts
Materiale didattico e bibliografia
A companion of texts will be made available during the year.
Periodo
Terzo trimestre
Periodo
Terzo trimestre
Modalità di valutazione
Esame
Giudizio di valutazione
voto verbalizzato in trentesimi
Docente/i
Ricevimento:
lunedì 15.00-18.00
stanza 303
Ricevimento:
Mercoledì 12:30-15.30
stanza 319 - via Conservatorio 7, Dipartimento di Scienze sociali e politiche. Il ricevimento di mercoledì 11 settembre è sospeso. Quello del 18 settembre sarà dalle 11:30 alle 14:30