Born: 30 April 1777

Died: 23 February 1855

**POLS 6482 ADVANCED MULTIVARIATE STATISTICS**

Fall Semester AY2001-2002

Department of Political Science

University of Houston

Houston, TX, 77204-3011

Classroom: 344 PGH

Time: 1:00PM - 4:00PM M

Instructor: **Keith T. Poole**

Office: 447D Hoffman Hall

E-Mail: kpoole@uga.edu

WebSite: Voteview Home Page

- Greene, William H. 1999.
. New York: Prentice Hall*Econometric Analysis* - King, Gary 1989.
. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press*Unifying Political Methodology*

Grades will be determined by two take home examinations and by regularly assigned class problems.

Below are links to my Prob-Stat II (required MBA course) web pages from AY1997-98 at Carnegie-Mellon University. These should be helpful for you to learn your way around EVIEWS.

Probability and Statistics II Main Page

How to Use Eviews

Prob-Stat II 1997-98: First Homework Assignment

Prob-Stat II 1997-98: Answers For First Homework Assignment

Below are links to my Prob-Stat I (required MBA course) web pages from AY1999-2000
at Carnegie-Mellon University. These may be useful for memory refreshing!Prob-Stat II 1997-98: First Homework Assignment

Prob-Stat II 1997-98: Answers For First Homework Assignment

Probability and Statistics I Main Page

EVIEWS HomePage -- Quantitative Micro Software

EPSILON HomePage -- Lugaru Software Ltd.

**Introduction and Review of Linear Algebra**- The Algebra of Matrices

First Homework Assignment**Assignment:**

- The Algebra of Matrices

- Greene, Chapter 2

- The Geometry of Matrices

Second Homework Assignment - Using
**Epsilon**to Look at Data Matrices

Third Homework Assignment

Fourth Homework Assignment **The General Linear Model**

- Review of the Two Variable Linear Model
**Assignment:**

- Epple Notes, I, II, III
- Fifth Homework Assignment

- Multiple Regression
**Assignment:**

- Epple Notes, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII
- Greene, Chapters 6, 7, 8
- Sixth Homework Assignment

Seventh Homework Assignment

Eighth Homework Assignment

- Problems With the Multiple Regression Model
**Assignment:**

- Epple Notes, IX, X, XI
- Greene, Chapters 12, 13
- Ninth Homework Assignment

Tenth Homework Assignment

**A Framework for Multivariate Analysis: The Philosophy of Maximum Likelihood****Assignment:**

- King, Chapters 1-4
- Wawro, Greg -- Columbia University course notes: pp. 28-44

- The Calculus of Maximum Likelihood Estimation
**Assignment:**

- Greene, Chapters 3-4

- Examples of Maximum Likelihood Estimation
- Properties of Maximum Likelihood Estimators
- OLS as MLE
**Assignment:**

- Greene, Chapters 5-7

**The Application of MLE to Limited and Qualitative Dependent Variable Problems****Assignment:**

- Greene, Chapter 22
- King, Chapter 5
- Wawro, Greg -- Columbia University course notes: pp. 45-101

- Simple Logit Analysis
- Multi-Choice Logit Analysis
**Assignment:**

- Palfrey, Thomas R. and Keith T. Poole. 1987. "The Relationship Between Information,
Ideology, and Voting Behavior."
, 31, 1987, 511-530.*American Journal of Political Science*

- Simple Probit Analysis
- Multi-Choice Probit Analysis
**Assignment:**

- McKelvey, Richard D. and William Zavoina. 1975. "A Statistical Model for the Analysis
of Ordinal Level Dependent Variables."
103-120.*Journal of Mathematical Sociology*, 4: - Eleventh Homework Assignment

NOMINATE Data, Roll Call Data, and Software

Course Web Pages: University of Georgia (2010 - )

Course Web Pages: UC San Diego (2004 - 2010)

University of San Diego Law School (2005)

Course Web Pages: University of Houston (2000 - 2005)

Course Web Pages: Carnegie-Mellon University (1997 - 2000)

Recent Working Papers

Analyses of Recent Politics

About This Website

K7MOA Log Books: 1960 - 2015

Bio of Keith T. Poole

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