Computational Social Science & Data Collection

Eungang Peter Choi

11/08/2019

Outline

Outline

  1. Introduction
  2. Why Collect Data?
  3. Applications
  4. Conclusion

Introduction

Things I do

  • Demography

    • Fertility
    • Mortality
  • Sociology

    • Inequality
    • Race
  • Computational Social Science

  • Social Network Analysis

  • Natural Language Processing

Why Collect Data?

Research Question

Does data limit the question you can ask?

Think about auto.dta