Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Summer Institute in Migration Research Methods (Penn State, 6/9-6/16/2019)

Posted: 2/4/2019 (Conference)

Co-sponsored with the Carnegie Corporation of New York

Application Deadline: Monday, February 18, 2019

The 8-day Summer Institute in Migration Research Methods helps to train early career researchers in best-practices and in methodologies particularly relevant to the study of immigration and migrant populations. The 2019 institute will focus on: (1) ethics and best practices for mixed methods research design; (2) estimating causal relationships in research on immigrants and immigration policy; and (3) the use of administrative and linked, longitudinal data sources to study change over time and across generations. The institute will also include sessions on professionalization, including how to increase the impact of research by translating findings for policy discussions and the public.

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Deadline: 02/18/2019

Location: Russell Sage Foundation