ICPSR Transparency & Reproducibility Training

ICPSR2016 BITSS Workshop

Conference

July 5, 2016 to July 6, 2016
8:30am to 5:00pm
UC Berkeley

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A two-day workshop on research transparency and reproducibility in the social sciences given at the 2016 ICPSR (icpsr.umich.edu) summer institute.

Speaker(s)

Garret Christensen

BIDS Data Science Fellow Alumni

Garret Christensen is research fellow with the Berkeley Initiative for Transparency in the Social Sciences (BITSS), a program of the Center for Effective Global Action. He received his PhD in Economics from UC Berkeley in 2011 and has since conducted research for the WASH Benefits public health randomized trial for Innovations for Poverty Action and Emory University and has taught economics at Swarthmore College. He is in interested in research transparency and reproducibility and questions of causal inference in labor and development economics, particularly with regard to child health and education programs in both developed and developing country settings. He has also run more than 50 ultramarathons and walked from border to border across the entire United States four complete times.