For those who want to follow the lectures in my course “Ruling the world by numbers” online, the lectures will stream live here from 12:15 till 14:00. The lectures run every monday from 12:15 to 14:00 as per the schedule below. I will also post the lecture slides online. You can ask questions and provide comments to the lecture mentioning my twitter handle or by using #worldbynumbers in your tweet.
The live stream will be available here. Tune in at 12:15 CET. Or use the same link to access the recorded lecture.
|06.02.2017||1. Ruling the world by numbers: introduction|
|13.02.2017||2. States and statistics: Why do states count?|
|20.02.2017||3. Auditing the world: The IMF|
|27.02.2017||4. Counting the poor: The World Bank|
|06.03.2017||5. A world that counts: from millennium development goals (MDGs) to sustainable development goals (SDGs)|
|13.03.2017||6. Poor Numbers? Statistical capacity in low income countries|
|20.03.2017||7. Governance matters: democracy by numbers|
|27.03.2017||8. Correlates of war: Studying war and peace by numbers|
|03.04.2017||9. Evidence based policy : Knowledge and governance requirements|
|25.04.2017||10. Contesting poor numbers: qualitative and quantitative research.|
Lecture slides from lecture 1 here.
Lecture slides from lecture 2 here.
Lecture slides from lecture 3 here.