Welcome to QAPS
The Program for Quantitative and Analytical Political Science (QAPS) was established in 2009 to support theoretical and quantitative research in political science and its dissemination. We support graduate students through QAPS fellowships, host post-doctoral research fellows, offer statistical and formal theory consulting, hold quantitative skills workshops, throw conferences, and organize the Quantitative Social Science colloquium.
After four and a half years at QAPS., Will Lowe is leaving the university to become Senior Research Scientist at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin. This position at QAPS will not be refilled, so until further notice this means that:There will be no more QAPS computational skills workshops The consulting service will run a…
Reminder: This morning's QAPS workshop (April 3, 2019) has been canceled.
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Department of Political Science, Penn State University
Title: Network Event History Analysis for Modeling Public Policy Adoption with Latent Diffusion Networks
Research on the diffusion of public policies across…
Canceled due to a conflict with politics department events.
This workshop introduces the university's cluster computers and shows how to run your R code on them. This is helpful when your code takes a long time run or is too large to run efficiently on your own machine.
We will start by running ordinary R code on just a single node of the cluster, effectively using it as an extra computer, We…