As the semester goes on, we'll use this page to post the aggregated data collected by each group.  We'll also post results of your data analysis, as appropriate.


Week 1 - Introduction and overview

Data collection form (PDF) for fast food project

Write a paragraph describing your research interests. Try to formulate the questions you will address in your thesis or dissertation, and briefly outline the significance of those questions. Submit your statement to me electronically by Thursday, Sept. 8, at 5:00 p.m.

Week 3 - Research questions

Research questions and literature review exercise (PDF)

Week 7 - Data management

Create a Stata dataset for the comma-delimited Boas immigrant data. Using the codebook posted online, add variable and value labels to the Stata dataset. Submit your do-file by email by Wednesday, Oct. 19.

Sample log and do-files

UCLA learning modules on Stata

Other learning resources

Week 8 - Univariate data analysis

The univariate data analysis exercise (PDF) is due by class on Friday, Oct. 28. Submit your answers and a cleaned do-file by email. You'll need the following data files (right-click to save to your computer):

Week 9 - Comparing means and proportions

This week's exercise (PDF) is due by class on Friday, Nov. 4. Submit by email a word-processor file (e.g., MS Word) with your answers, plus a cleaned do-file that shows the work you did in Stata.

Week 10 - Correlation and regression

You have two weeks to complete this week's exercise. Your answers (in a word-processor file) and a supporting do-file are due electronically by class on Friday, Nov. 18.

Week 12 - Multiple regression

This week's exercise is due by class on Friday, Dec. 9. Send your answers (in a word-processor file) and a supporting do-file by email.





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