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From studying EC455 to a summer internship at the OECD

Anonymous, (2016) From studying EC455 to a summer internship at the OECD. LSE Institute of Public Affairs Blog (09 Sep 2016). Website.

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There is something thrilling about pressing enter on your computer keyboard and waiting that quarter-second to see whether the regression command you entered into the STATA software has produced the three coveted asterisks. The three coveted asterisks which signify whether your results are statistically significant – or in other words, meaningful. These three asterisks mean that whatever idea you had in your mind about how the world “works” could actually be supported with data. How did I come to the point to find this statistical exercise so thrilling?

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Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HA Statistics
J Political Science > JC Political theory
L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Date Deposited: 05 Jun 2017 13:20
Last Modified: 21 Aug 2021 23:23

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