Sampling and sample size

Content for Thursday, October 26, 2023


Optional material

The following two chapters are (highly recommended but) optional. You may include them in your reading reactions.

Also, feel free to play with the following interactive visualizations.


On the day of class, you will find my slides on Canvas.


Glennerster, Rachel, and Kudzai Takavarasha. 2013. Running Randomized Evaluations: A Practical Guide. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
Murnane, Richard J., and John B. Willett. 2011. Methods Matter: Improving Causal Inference in Educational and Social Science Research. Oxford: Oxford University Press.