Massive Data Institute Seminar Series

The McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University is pleased to present a Massive Data Institute seminar series. The goal of the series is to establish a cross-disciplinary research institute to further the innovative uses of data for policy and social science. Specifically, the year-long seminar series will focus on the applications of "novel and high dimensional data" in the social sciences.

2013

Matthew Harding, Department of Economics, Stanford University
"Big Data, Food Purchases and the Impact of Product and Nutrient Taxes"
October 21, 2013
3:30 – 5:00 PM
Old North 205

Hal Varian, Chief Economist, Google
"Google Tools for Data Analysis"
November 13, 2013
3:30 – 5:00 PM
Old North 205
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2014

Matthew Taddy, Booth School, University of Chicago
January 27, 2014
3:30 – 5:00 PM
Old North 205

Gary King, Director of the Institute for Quantitative Social Science, Harvard University
February 7, 2014 
2:30 - 4:00 PM
Old North 205

Justin Grimmer, Department of Political Science, Stanford University
March 17, 2014
3:30 – 5:00 PM
Old North 205

David Krakauer, Wisconsin Institute for Discovery, University of Wisconsin
May 5, 2014
3:30 – 5:00 PM
Old North 205

The Massive Data Institute Seminar Series is free and open to the public, but an RSVP is required.

Questions? Please contact Lauren Mullins at lm973@georgetown.edu.