Translations*

14.11 Putting Social Sciences to the Test: Field Experiments in Economics

As taught in: Spring 2006

Young girl studying.

What have we learned from field and laboratory experiments in the social sciences? (Image courtesy of the U.S. Census Bureau.)

Level:

Undergraduate

Instructors:

Prof. David Autor

Prof. Esther Duflo

Course Features

Course Description

14.11 is a new class on the topic of field (that is, 'in situ') and laboratory experiments in the social sciences - both what these experiments have taught and can teach us and how to conduct them.


*Some translations represent previous versions of courses.