Polimetrics

A.A. 2019/2020
Insegnamento per
6
Crediti massimi
40
Ore totali
SSD
SPS/04
Lingua
Inglese
Obiettivi formativi
This course is aimed to teach how to apply the spatial theory of voting in different settings to better understand the entire political cycle: from electoral competition to government formation. Students will also learn the main theories and the connected methods available in the literature to estimate the policy space within which political interactions occur as well as to measure the positions of political actors interacting in such space. To this aim, enrolled students will be introduced to different open-source software during the lab-classes.

Struttura insegnamento e programma

Edizione attiva
Responsabile
SPS/04 - SCIENZA POLITICA - CFU: 6
Lezioni: 40 ore
STUDENTI FREQUENTANTI
Programma
This course is aimed to teach how to apply the spatial theory of voting in different settings to better understand the entire political cycle: from electoral competition to government formation. Students will also learn the main theories and the connected methods available in the literature to estimate the policy space within which political interactions occur as well as to measure the positions of political actors interacting in such space. To this aim, different open-source software will be employed during the lab-classes.
Propedeuticità
Statistics; Political Science
Prerequisiti e modalità di esame
Statistics; Political Science
Course grades will be based on two written exams that aim to verify that students have learnt the main theoretical and empirical topics discussed during classes
Materiale didattico e bibliografia
A companion of texts is available in the two home-pages of the course
STUDENTI NON FREQUENTANTI
Programma
This course is aimed to teach how to apply the spatial theory of voting in different settings to better understand the entire political cycle: from electoral competition to government formation. Students will also learn the main theories and the connected methods available in the literature to estimate the policy space within which political interactions occur as well as to measure the positions of political actors interacting in such space. To this aim, different open-source software will be employed during the lab-classes.
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 is available in the two home-pages of the course
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