Papers

Suggested Papers, 2020-21 Academic Year



Koehler et. al. (2009). On the Assessment of Monte Carlo Error in Simulation-Based Statistical Analyses. The American Statistician. (TAKEN).

TASK: Prepare a crisp and lively description of the idea in your own voice. Demonstrate the method in a situation as different as possible from the authors' examples. Suggest a few directions for futher research that someone (not necessarily you!) might pursue.


Sun et. al. (2017). A Multinomial Regression Approach to Model Outcome Heterogeneity American Journal of Epidemiology (TAKEN).

TASK: Prepare a crisp and lively description of the idea in your own voice. Demonstrate the method in a situation as different as possible from the authors' examples. Suggest a few directions for futher research that someone (not necessarily you!) might pursue.


VanderWeele. (2020). Optimal approximate conversions of odds ratios and hazard ratios to risk ratios. Biometrics (AVAILABLE).

TASK: Prepare a crisp and lively description of the idea in your own voice. Demonstrate the method in a situation as different as possible from the authors' examples. Suggest a few directions for futher research that someone (not necessarily you!) might pursue.


Keller and Rice (2018). Selecting Shrinkage Parameters for Effect Estimation: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. American Journal of Epidemiology (AVAILABLE).

TASK: Prepare a crisp and lively description of the idea in your own voice. Demonstrate the method in a situation as different as possible from the authors' examples. Suggest a few directions for futher research that someone (not necessarily you!) might pursue.